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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:
Curtis Weychert
North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries
P.O. Box 769
Morehead City, NC 28557
800-682-2632 or
252-808-8055
Curt.Weychert@ncdenr.gov

Public Oyster Shell Recycling Locations

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

County

City

Site Name

Address

Beaufort Washington Washington DOT Yard 258 Clarks Neck Rd.
  Washington Beaufort County Landfill 1342 Hawkins Beach Rd.
  Washington Magnolia School Rd., GDS 1057 Magnolia School Rd. 
  Washington Washington Crab and Oyster Co. 321 N. Pierce St.
Bladen Bladenboro Abbottsburg - County Trash Site  13887 Twisted Hickory Rd.  
  Bladenboro Bladenboro - County Trash Site 46 Webb Faulk Rd.      
  Bladenboro Sandy Grove - County Trash Site 3206 Horse Shoe Rd.
  Council Council - County Trash Site 120 Carvers Creek Rd.  
  Dublin Dublin - County Trash Site 6771 Hwy. 41 W. 
  East Arcadia East Arcadia - County Trash Site 77 Kennedy Store Rd. 
  Elizabethtown Bladen County Transfer Station 1522 Mercer Mill Rd.
  Elizabethtown Wards - County Trash Site 370 N.C. Hwy 53 W  
  Kelly Kelly - County Trash Site 19867 N.C. Hwy 53 E.
  Lisbon Libson - County Trash Site 2373 White Plains Church Rd.
  Tar Heel Tar Heel - County Trash Site 423 Tar Heel Ferry Rd.            
  White Oak White Oak - County Trash Site 13763 N.C. Hwy. 53 W.
  St. Pauls Tobemory - County Trash Site 1852 Tobemory Rd.
  Garland Ammon - County Trash Site 119 Ammon Com. Center Rd.     
  Garland Garland - County Trash Site 80 Hwy 210 W
  Harrells Bay Tree - County Trash Site 10431 N.C. 41 Hwy E
  Ivanhoe Rowan - County Trash Site 16956 Hwy 210 E.         
Brunswick Bolivia Brunswick Community College 50 College Rd.
  Bolivia Brunswick County Landfill 170 Landfill Rd. 
  Seaside Calabash -County Trash Site 736 Seaside Rd.
  Southport Southport - County Trash Site 8392 River Rd.
  Supply Supply - County Trash Site 1709 Oxpen Rd.
Carbarrus Can Cabarrus County Landfill 4441 Irish Potato Rd. 
Carteret Beaufort Town of Beaufort Public Works 512 Hedrick St.
  Beaufort South River Stockpile Site 229 Tosto Rd. 
  Cape Carteret Hwy. 58, GDS Fire Tower Rd. Hwy 58
  Cedar Island Cedar Island Stockpile 2660 Cedar Island Rd
  Emerald Isle Jordan's Restaurant 8106 Emerald Dr.
  Morehead City DMF Office - Morehead City 3441 Arendell St.
  Morehead City Morehead City State Port 111 Arendell St.
  Morehead City Sammy's Grill and Oyster Bar Kathern Davis Park
  Newport Hibbs Rd., GDS 365 Hibbs Rd.
  Otway Otway, GDS 501 Harker's Island Rd.
Chowan Edenton Edenton Fish Hatchery 1102 W. Queen St
Columbus Whiteville Columbus County Landfill 354 Landfill Rd.
Craven Bridgeton Hwy 55, County Trash Site 681 Hwy. 55
  New Bern Old Cherry Point Rd., County Trash Site 4001 Old Cherry Point Rd.
Cumberland Fayetteville Cumberland County Landfill 698 Ann St. 
Currituck Barco Barco Recycling Center 183 Shortcut Rd.
  Grandy Grandy Recycling Center 6815 Caratoke Hwy.
  Moyock Moyock Recycling Center 101 Panther Landing Rd.
Dare Buxton Dare County Trash Site - Buxton 47015 Buxton Back Rd. 
  Kill Devil Hills Kill Devil Hills Recycling Ctr. 701 Bermuda Bay Blvd.
  Kitty  Hawk Kitty Hawk Recycling Center 4190 Bob Perry Rd.
  Manteo Dare County Public Works 1018 Driftwood Dr.
  Manteo New Manteo Dump Trailer #1  
  Rodanthe Rodanthe/Waves/Salvo Recycling Center 23176 Myrna Peters Rd.
  Wanchese DMF stockpile site - Wanchese 604 Harbor Rd.
Edgecombe Leggett Leggett - County Trash Site 1500 Spivey Rd.
  Rocky Mount Rocky Mount - County Trash Site 1136 Baie Rd.
  Tarboro Hwy. 33  Oyster Bar & Grill 3309 N.C. Hwy. 33N
  Tarboro Edgecombe County Landfill 1601 Colonial Rd.
  Tarboro Colonial Road Recycle Center 2797 Colonial Rd.
Johnston Smithfield Johnston County Landfill 680 County Home Rd. 
New Hanover Carolina Beach Carolina Beach - State Park 1010 State Park Rd.
  Wilmington Seaview Crab Company 6458 Carolina Beach Rd.
  Wilmington Trails End Park 613 Trails End Rd.
  Wilmington Airlie Gardens 300 Airlie Rd.
  Wilmington New Hanover County Landfill 5210 Hwy. 421 N.
  Wrightsville Beach Wrightsville Beach DMF Lab  
Onslow Holly Ridge Morris Landing Preserve 898 Morris Landing Rd.
  Hubert Queens Creek Elementary School 159 Queens Creek Rd.
  Jacksonville Onslow  County Landfill 415 Meadowview Rd.
  Jacksonville Sturgeon City Education Ctr. 4 Court St.
  Swansboro T&W Oyster Bar 2383 N.C. Hwy. 58
Orange Chapel Hill Orange County Landfill 1514 Eubanks Rd. 
Pamlico Grantsboro Pamlico County Transfer Station Hwy. 306 N.
  Hobucken Hobucken N.C. 33
  Vandemere Vandemere N.C. 307
Pasquotank Elizabeth City DMF Office  - Elizabeth City 1367 Hwy. 17
Pitt Greenville Bells Fork Collection Site 4554 County Home Rd.
  Greenville Pitt County Landfill 3025 Landfill Rd.
  Greenville Port Terminal Rd. Collection Site 970 Port Terminal Rd.
Sampson Roseboro Sampson County Landfill 7434 Roseboro Hwy.
  Keener Sampson County  Trash Site 285 Potato House Rd.
Wake Apex Wake County Landfill 6025 Old Smithfield Rd.
  Knightdale Wake County Trash Site 5216 Knightdale-Eagle Rock Rd.
  Morrisville Wake County Trash Site 266 Aviation Pkwy.
  New Hill Wake County Trash Site 3401 Holleman Rd.
  Raleigh Wake County Trash Site 10505 Old Stage Rd.
  Raleigh Wake County Trash Site 3600 Yates Mill Rd. 
  Raleigh Wake County Trash Site 8401 Battle Bridge Rd. 
  Raleigh Wake County Trash Site 9008 Deponie Dr.
  Wake  Forest Wake County Trash Site 3931 Lillie Liles Rd.
  Wake  Forest Wake County Trash Site 2001 Durham Rd.
  Wendell Wake County Trash Site 5051 Wendell Blvd.
Washington Roper Washington County Landfill 718 Landfill Rd.
Wilson Wilson Wilson County Landfill 4536 Landfill Rd.
Hyde Swan Quarter Swan Quarter Ferry Teminal 748 Oyster Creek Rd.
    Mile Hammock Bay - TLZ Bluebird N.C. 172
N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries • 3441 Arendell Street • Morehead City, NC 28557 • 252-726-7021 or 800-682-2632

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