The Coastal Management Division (DCM) believes that boaters should be able to obtain a wastewater pump for their vessel as easily as they can obtain other common waters. This ordinance summarizes the various state laws in North Carolina that prohibit “illegal unloading” or the dumping or unloading of garbage, directly or indirectly, including any form of “waste disposal” from ships. The program, established as a result of the federal Clean Ship Act of 1992, provides financial assistance to marinas and other ship docking facilities for the installation and renovation of pumping and unloading stations in North Carolina.
Lake Norman, Mountain Island Lake, and Lake Wylie are considered suitable for swimming. When a swimming notice is issued or removed, a.
Lake Norman State Park has an EXCELLENT swimming area. The swimming area is cordoned off with a 125-foot long sandy beach.
Often, the terms docks, piers, and piers are used interchangeably when talking about coastal structures on Lake Norman. Every inch of Lake Norman's shoreline is classified as one of 17 classifications, which tell the purchaser what can be built on and around that shoreline.