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Marine Fisheries - Public Oyster Shell Recycling Locations

Marine Fisheries

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Oyster Shell Recyling Homepage

For more information contact:
Sabrina Varnam
North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries
P.O. Box 769
Morehead City, NC 28557
800-682-2632 or
252-726-7021
Sabrina.Varnam@ncdenr.gov

Public Oyster Shell Recycling Locations

These sites accept other calcium-based shells including clams, conchs, scallops and mussels.

Oyster Shell Recycling Program Public Drop-Off Sites

County City Site Address
Beaufort
Beaufort Bath Beaufort County Landfill 1342 Hawkins Beach Rd.
Beaufort Chocowinity Chocowinity, GDS Highway 33
Beaufort Washington Cherry Run, GDS Cherry Run Rd.
Beaufort Washington Magnolia School Rd., GDS River Rd.
Beaufort Yeatesville Yeatesville, GDS Hwy 264
Bladen
Bladen Elizabethtown Bladen County Transfer Station 1522 Mercer Mill Rd.
Bladen Bladenboro Abbottsburg, County Trash Site  13887 Twisted Hickory Rd.  
Bladen Garland Ammon, County Trash Site 119 Ammon Com. Center Rd.     
Bladen Harrells Bay Tree, County Trash Site 10431 Hwy 41 E
Bladen Bladenboro Bladenboro, County Trash Site 46 Webb Faulk Rd.      
Bladen Council Council, County Trash Site 120 Carvers Creek Rd.  
Bladen Dublin Dublin, County Trash Site 6771 Hwy 41 W 
Bladen East Arcadia East Arcadia, County Trash Site 77 Kennedy Store Rd. 
Bladen Garland Garland, County Trash Site 80 Hwy 210 W
Bladen Kelly Kelly, County Trash Site 17867 Hwy 53 E
Bladen Lisbon Libson, County Trash Site 2373 White Plains Church Rd.
Bladen Live Oak White Oak, County Trash Site 13763 Hwy 53 W
Bladen Bladenboro Sandy Grove, County Trash Site 3190 Horse Shoe Rd.
Bladen Ivanhoe Rowan, County Trash Site 16956 Hwy 210 E         
Bladen Tar Heel Tar Heel, County Trash Site 423 Tar Heel Ferry Rd.            
Bladen St. Pauls Tobemory, County Trash Site 1852 Tobemory  Rd.
Bladen Elizabethtown Wards, County Trash Site 370 Hwy 53 W  
Brunswick
Brunswick Bald Head Island Bald Head Island Conservancy N. Bald Head Wynd.
Brunswick Bolivia Brunswick Community College 50 College Rd.
Brunswick Bolivia Brunswick County Landfill Hwy 17
Brunswick Leland County Trash Site Chappell Loop Rd., off Hwy 17
Brunswick Seaside Calabash, County Trash Site Hwy 904
Brunswick Southport County Trash Site Hwy 87
Brunswick Supply  County Trash Site Oxpen Rd., Hwy 130
Cabarrus
Cabarrus Concord Cabarrus County Landfill 4441 Irish Potato Road
Carteret
Carteret Beaufort 512 Hedrick Street Town of Beaufort Public Works
Carteret Cape Carteret Hwy 58, GDS Fire Tower Rd. Hwy 58
Carteret Emerald Isle Beach Western Beach Access off Islander Dr.
Carteret Morehead City DMF Office  3441 Arendell St.
Carteret Newport Hibbs Rd., GDS Hibbs Rd.
Carteret Otway Otway, GDS Harker's Island Rd.
Chowan
Chowan Edenton Edenton Fish Hatchery 1102 W. Queen St.
Columbus
Columbus Whiteville Columbus County Landfill 354 Landfill Rd.
Columbus Whiteville Hwy 701, County Trash Site Hwy 70 Bus.
Columbus Whiteville Ray's Produce and Seafood World 400 Vinson Blvd.
Craven
Craven Bridgeton Hwy 55, County Trash Site Hwy 55
Craven Cove City Tuscarora Landfill, CRSWA 7400 Hwy Old 70W
Craven New Bern Old Cherry Point Rd., Cnty. Trash Site Old Cherry Point Rd.
Cumberland
Cumberland Fayetteville Cumberland County Landfill 698 Ann St.
Currituck
Currituck Barco Barco Recycling Center 183 Shortcut Road
Currituck Grandy Grandy Recycling Center 6815 Caratoke Hwy.
Currituck Moyock Moyock Recycling Center 101 Panther Landing Road
Dare
Dare Buxton County Trash Site 47015 Buxton Back Rd.
Dare Kill Devil Hills Kill Devil Hills Recycling Ctr. 701 Bermuda Bay Blvd.
Dare Kill Devil Hills The Nature Conservancy 701 West Ocean Acres Dr.
Dare Kitty Hawk Kitty Hawk Recycling Ctr. 4190 Bob Berry Rd.
Dare Manteo Dare County Public Works 1018 Driftwood Dr.
Dare Nags Head Jockey's Ridge State Park Milepost 12, Hwy 158 Byp.
Dare Rodanthe/Waves/Salvo Rodanthe/Waves/Salvo Recycling Ctr. Myrna Rd.
Dare Wanchese DMF Office, Wanchese Industrial Park 604 Hardbor Rd.
Edgecombe
Edgecombe Leggett County Trash Site 1500 Spivey Rd.
Edgecombe Rocky Mount County Trash Site 1136 Baie Rd.
Edgecombe Tarboro County Trash Site 1601 Colonial Rd.
Johnston
Johnston Smithfield Johnston County Landfill  680 County Home Rd.
New Hanover
New Hanover Carolina Beach Carolina Beach - State Park Bridge Barrier Rd.
New Hanover Fort Fisher Fort Fisher State Park 1000 Loggerhead Rd.
New Hanover Wilmington Airlie Gardens 300 Airlie Rd.
New Hanover Wilmington Eagle Island Seafood and Produce 2500 Hwy 421 N
New Hanover Wilmington New Hanover County Landfill 5210 Hwy 421 N
New Hanover Wilmington Trails End Park off Masonboro Loop Rd.
New Hanover Wrightsville Beach Wrightsville Beach DMF Lab Causeway Dr.
Onslow
Onslow Jacksonville Sturgeon City Education Ctr. Court St.
Onslow Jacksonville Onslow County Landfill 415 Meadowview Rd.
Onslow Holly Ridge Morris Landing Preserve Morris Landing Rd.
Onslow Hubert Onslow Cty Learning Center 941 Hwy 172
Onslow Swansboro Hammock's Beach State Park 1572 Hammock Beach Rd.
Orange 
Orange  Chapel Hill Orange County Landfill 1514 Eubanks Rd.
Pamlico
Pamlico Grantsboro Grantsboro Recycling Center Hwy 306 N
Pasquotank
Pasquotank Elizabeth City DMF Office 1367 Hwy 17 S
Pitt
Pitt Greenville Bells Fork, County Trash Site County Home Rd.
Pitt Greenville Pitt County Transfer Station 3025 Landfill Rd.
Pitt Greenville County Trash Site Port Terminal Rd.
Sampson
Sampson Keener County Trash Site 285 Potato House Rd.
Sampson Ingold County Trash Site 950 Ezzell Rd.
Sampson Snow Hill Sampson County Landfill 7434 Roseboro Hwy.
Wake
Wake Apex County Trash Site 6025 Old Smithfield Rd.
Wake Apex South Wake County Landfill 6300 Old Smithfield Rd.
Wake Knightdale County Trash Site 5216 Eagle Rock Rd.
Wake Morrisville County Trash Site 266 Aviation Parkway
Wake New Hill County Trash Site 3401 New Hill-Holleman Rd.
Wake Raleigh County Trash Site 8401 Battle Bridge Rd.
Wake Raleigh County Trash Site 9008 Deponie Dr.
Wake Raleigh County Trash Site 10505 Old Stage Rd.
Wake Raleigh County Trash Site 3600 Yates Mill Pond Rd.
Wake Wake Forest County Trash Site 2001 Durham Rd., Hwy 98
Wake Wake Forest County Trash Site 3913 Lillie Liles Rd.
Wake Wendell County Trash Site 5051 Wendell Blvd.
Washington      
Washington Roper Washington County Landfill 718 Landfill Rd.
Wilson
Wilson Wilson Wilson County Landfill 4536 Landfill Rd.
N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries • 3441 Arendell Street • Morehead City, NC 28557 • 252-726-7021 or 800-682-2632

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