by Ohio Sea Grant

Within the past few years, marina owners and operators have requested the Ohio Clean Marinas Program implement a site-specific certification structure that would fit the needs of various operational activities at marinas throughout the state. The program listened!

Last summer Clean Marinas staff gathered input from state agencies, topic experts and marinas to formulate new criteria tailored toward each marina. They then piloted these criteria at 5 marinas across the state for further industry participation. The feedback was very positive.

Ohio marinas are now eligible for Base, Gold or Platinum certification, and the Clean Marinas staff are very excited to offer site-specific requirements and new criteria for those wishing to do more at their marinas.

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