The objectives of the workshop are to:
--Systematically harvest the experience of existing clean marina programs so that it can be applied to emerging clean marina programs.
--Showcase current clean-marina programs, with particular attention given to the diversity of approaches taken by the different programs.
--Create an opportunity for current and future implementers of clean-marina programs to shape a set of common principles, approaches, tools and techniques.
--Encourage the application and replication of clean-marina programs nationwide through new innovations and replication of existing experience.
--And catalyze the existing network of participating national, state and local organizations, businesses, agencies, and individuals to promote clean-water practices by the marina industry on federal lands, other public lands, and in private facilities.