National Clean Boating Campaign
EVENT - TVA HOSTS NATIONAL CLEAN BOATING CAMPAIGN
The National Clean Boating Campaign is being held in
downtown Chattanooga on June 22, 2002 from 10:00 a.m. .
4:00 p.m. at the Public Dock at Rosss Landing.
The annual program has been held in the Cheasapeake Bary, Greak
Lakes and Puget Sounds areas with the June event being the first in the
southeast. The Tennessee
Valley Clean Marina Initiative is a voluntary education and outreach program
developed by TVAs Resource Stewardship Division to encourage environmentally
responsible marina and boating practices throughout the Tennessee Valley.
The program encourages marina-sponsored boater education, increased
coordination amont state and federal gencies and better communication
of existing laws, and offers incentives for creative and pro-active marina
operators. Certified marinas
are awareded a Clean Marina flag to display, signaling their commimtnet
ot clean water, recognition in TVAs publications and website, and
the opportunity to use the Clean Marina logo in promotions.
TVCMI Guidebooks are currently being distributed to all Valley
marinas on Sewage Tank Systems for Recreational Boats.
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at current clean water issues in Tennessee, in addition to resources available
Visit our website (www.tcwn.org) to find more detailed
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