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  • Boating accident or reckless activity
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  • Suspicious or unusual activity

Pumpout Locations in Maryland

Information in this guide is subject to change without notice. For this reason, it is recommended that boaters call ahead. Data provided below was last updated June 2015.

Pumpout Fee - Most of the pumpouts in Maryland have been funded through the Clean Vessel Act and charge a fee of no more than $5.00 for the first 50 gallons of sewage pumped plus an additional 10 cents per gallon for every gallon above 50. However marinas that funded their pumpouts privately may charge more than this. Boaters should call ahead to check fees.

DISCLAIMER: Information in this guide is for informational purposes only and is not intended for navigation. For this reason, it is recommended that boaters contact the U.S. Coast Guard and use up to date charts for their navigation needs.

  • Southwestern Shore and Potomac Area
    Rhode River, West River, Herring Bay, Chesapeake Beach, Patuxent River and Potomac River
  • Southern Eastern Shore
    Manokin River, Wicomico River, Tangier Sound, Pocomoke River and the Nanticoke River
  • Annapolis Area -
    The Annapolis Harbormaster's pumpout boat is currently down for engine repairs. Contact the Harbormaster directly for up to the minute information at (410)320-6852.
    Magothy River, Severn River and South River
  • Baltimore Area
    Patapsco River, Back River, Middle River and Seneca Creek
  • Northern Chesapeake Bay
    Dundee Creek, Gunpowder River, Bush River, Susquehanna River, North East River, Elk River, Bohema River, Sassafras River and C&D Canal
  • Central Eastern Shore
    Worton Creek, Fairlee Creek, Rock Hall, Chester Rivers, Swan Creek, Kent Island, Kent Narrows, Tred Avon, Choptank, Honga River and Miles Rivers
  • Ocean City/Coastal Bays
  • Deep Creek
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