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Welcome to HERRINGTON HARBOUR

Herrington Harbour Marinas offer annual boat slip rentals and the most comprehensive marine services on the Chesapeake Bay. Get away from every day routine and escape to our amenity rich marina resorts.

We are located a short 20 minutes from the D.C. Beltway. As a slipholder, you will have access to our pools, beaches, complimentary events, fitness rooms, restaurants, picnic areas, walking trails and more.

Annually voted Best on the Bay by Chesapeake Bay Magazine.

Visit our website or come on by. Our Marina Offices are open daily, 9am-5pm.

Pool And Marsh

Guide to Waste Free Living

In the past, the United States sourced recycling out to China. However, in 2018 the Chinese government mandated that it would no longer accept recyclable materials from other nations. In response, some states and municipalities began storing their recyclables. However, many others found it easier just to dump those materials into landfills.  

While Maryland is championing where most states are failing, the fact remains that nationally, an overwhelming 79% of all items are sitting in landfills. One alternative method for recycling is to reduce your waste production.

Three Ways to Live a Waste-Free Lifestyle

no wasteThe United States is responsible for more than 30% of the planets total waste. Here are a few easy tips to help you reduce how much you throw away and how to begin living a waste-free lifestyle. 

1. Substitute the Single-Use Items

Single-use items account for nearly 30% of the waste produced in the United States. Much of this includes paper cups, paper napkins, plastic eating utensils, styrofoam take-out containers, plastic soda and water bottles, and plastic grocery bags. A few simple tweaks to your daily routine can help eliminate this waste. Instead, bring in cloth napkins and silverware from home, provide your favorite lunch restaurant with a glass container for your to-go items and a tumbler for your fountain drink, and always use reusable tote bags for your groceries. 

2. Start Composting

Nearly 40% of the waste epidemic is due to food waste, lawn clippings, paper, and cardboard packaging materials. All of these items can be composted. Whether in a large backyard or on a small balcony, these organic materials break down easily in a compost pile or bin. Here is a beginners guide to composting.

3. Focus on the 5Rs

The 5Rs are reduce, refuse, reuse, recycle, and rot. Reduce the things that you need, refuse to use things that you don’t, reuse any items that you can, recycle whenever possible, or just let it rot in a compost pile.

One person can make a difference, and several can make a global impact. Let’s work together to keep our earth beautiful and our waterways clean for generations to come.   

Contact Information
HERRINGTON HARBOUR SOUTH
7149 Lake Shore Drive
North Beach, MD 20714
410-741-5100
HERRINGTON HARBOUR NORTH
P.O. Box 40, 389 Deale Road
Tracey's Landing, MD 20779
410-867-4343
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Our spirited boating community has the finest boat slips, resort amenities and marine services on the Chesapeake Bay. Want to learn more? Contact us today using our online form or call anytime. We are open 7 days a week, 9-5pm.

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