North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

Marina Resources

Information for a safe and fun boating experience throughout the state, including easy-to-find details on where and how to operate a vessel in North Carolina.

Clean Marina Program:

The NC Inland Clean Marina program is a voluntary program by working to protect and improve local water quality by promoting the usage of environmentally sensitive practices at marinas.

Clean Vessel Act:

Boaters must dispose of human waste in an environmentally safe manner at pumpout and dump stations. The Clean Vessel Act provides funds to build pumpout and dump stations.

Boating Education Courses:
Instructor course schedules and online providers.
 Publications:

Obtain free guides and reports, downloads.