Photo Credit: Loren Barnett/CBF

Oyster Shell Recycling Alliance Public Drop Sites

Shells at the sites below are collected by the Oyster Recovery Partnership.
Firm NameAddressCityStateZipRegionLocation PhonePickup Location/Notes
Annapolis Maritime Museum723 Second StAnnapolisMD21403Annapolis410-295-0104 
Annapolis Yacht Club2 Compromise StAnnapolisMD21401Annapolis410-222-7317 
CBF - Philip Merrill Center6 Herndon AveAnnapolisMD21403Annapolis  
ORP Office Drop Site1805 Virginia StAnnapolisMD21401Annapolis Side street - Edgewater Street green can
UMCES Drop Site2020 Horns Point RdCambridgeMD21613Annapolis  
Deal Island/Chance Transfer Station24019 Deal Island RoadDeal IslandMD21821Annapolis410-267-9549Collection site at YC entrance
Sudley Landfill5400 Nutwell Sudley RdDealeMD20751Annapolis410-222-1946 
CBF Easton Office114 S Washington St #103EastonMD21601Annapolis410-757-3442Collection site out front
Arundel Rivers Federation2830 Solomons Island Rd Ste AEdgewaterMD21037Annapolis410-268-8816 
Old Denton (Federalsburg) Collection Site4230 Old Denton RoadFederalsburgMD21632Annapolis410-268-8816 
Flying Dog Brewery4607 Wedgewood BlvdFrederickMD21703Annapolis410-263-9279 
Glen Echo Park7300 Macarthur BlvdGlen EchoMD20812Annapolis410-255-8887Can in wooden crate/ container behind church, road down small hill
Millersville Resource and Convenience Center389 Burns Crossing RdSevernMD21144Annapolis410-222-6108 
Starbucks573 Ritchie HwySeverna ParkMD21146Annapolis  
MOM's - Ivy City1501 New York Ave NEWashingtonDC20002Baltimore410-808-9031Barrels behind restaurant
Glen Burnie Convenience Center100 Dover Rd NEGlen BurnieMD21060Baltimore410-222-00952 Bins on top platform
Glen Burnie Drop Site7220 Grayburn DrGlen BurnieMD21061Baltimore grass lot behind facility
Melville Collection Site16643 Melville RdHendersonMD21640Baltimore410-638-3018Next to Battery Shed
Tall Cedars of Lebanon Banquet Hall2501 Putty Hill Ave #2501 ParkvilleMD21234Baltimore410-254-6662 
Preston Collection Site105 Back Landing RdPrestonMD21655Baltimore410-396-6070Three cans chained to sign by hazardous waste dropoff.
DC Fish Market Drop Site1100 Maine Ave SW, , DCWashingtonDC20024DC Cans in shell storage room
Rock Hall Dropsite6015 N Main StRock HallMD21661DC Shell collection bin
Northern Landfill & Recycling Center1400 Baltimore BlvdWestminsterMD21157DC202-791-3826Back of store in walk in
TopFlight Seafood104 S Philadelphia BlvdAberdeenMD21001Eastern Shore410-957-68412 Cans chained to SRA sign (chained w/ quicklink, no lock) 11/6/2017
Anglers Sport Center Dropsite (CBF)1456 Whitehall RdAnnapolisMD21409Eastern Shore410-634-9304 
Eastport Yacht Club (CBF)317 First StAnnapolisMD21403Eastern Shore410-634-9304 
Bivalve Transfer Station20906 Nanticoke RdBivalveMD21814Eastern ShoreN/A 
Golden Hill Transfer Station3270 Golden Hill RdChurch CreekMD21622Eastern Shore410-943-8294 
MOM's - College Park9827 Rhode Island AveCollege ParkMD20740Eastern Shore410-886-9200Dumpster
Crisfield Transfer Station4941 Crisfield HighwayCrisfieldMD21817Eastern Shore Dumpster is parallel to road after the ballpark
Midshore Regional Landfill7341 Barkers Landing RdEastonMD21601Eastern Shore443-685-5653 
South River Farms Dropsite3553 Loch Haven DrEdgewaterMD21037Eastern Shore410-745-2916Cans kept at site off right through main entrance
The Bayou927 Pulaski HwyHavre De GraceMD21078Eastern Shore410-968-32953 Cans chained to SRA sign (chained w/ quicklink, no lock) 11/6/2017
Hebron Transfer Station8301 Old Railroad Rd.HebronMD21803Eastern ShoreN/A 
Beulah Landfill6815 E New Market Ellwood RdHurlockMD21643Eastern Shore  
Secretary Transfer Station5915 E. New Market Hurlock RdHurlockMD21643Eastern Shore410-943-1700 
Mardela Springs Transfer Station9290 Athol Rd.Mardela SpringsMD21837Eastern ShoreN/A 
Parsonsburg Transfer Station6928 Eastside RdParsonsburgMD21849Eastern ShoreN/A 
Wango Transfer Station34333 Mt. Hebron Rd.ParsonsburgMD21849Eastern ShoreN/A 
Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church Dropsite4760 Mountain RdPasadenaMD21122Eastern Shore410-651-19473 Cans chained to SRA sign (chained w/ quicklink, no lock) 11/6/2017
Dublin/Costen Transfer Station8405 Wallace Taylor RoadPocomokeMD21851Eastern Shore410-651-57942 Cans chained to SRA sign (chained w/ quicklink, no lock) 11/6/2017
Quantico Transfer Station25202 Nanticoke Rd.QuanticoMD21856Eastern ShoreN/A 
Midshore II Regional Landfill12236 River RdRidgelyMD21660Eastern Shore Brick Kiln landfill
Ridgely Homeowner Drop Off11930 Holly RdRidgelyMD21660Eastern Shore302-753-8191 
Airport Transfer Station31966 Fooks RdSalisburyMD21804Eastern Shore Can Caddy of bins at corner of main drive (horns point rd) and shell pile drive
Delmar Transfer Station27774 Waller Rd.SalisburyMD21801Eastern ShoreN/A 
Fruitland Transfer Station27778 Walnut Tree Rd.SalisburyMD21801Eastern ShoreN/A 
Newland Park Landfill Transfer Station6969 Brick Kiln Rd.SalisburyMD21801Eastern ShoreN/A 
Discovery Village (CBF)4800 Atwell RdShady SideMD20764Eastern Shore410-397-3865 
Sharptown Transfer Station12287 Twiford Rd.SharptownMD21861Eastern ShoreN/A 
Kent Point Marina107 Short RdStevensvilleMD21666Eastern Shore410-939-3565 
Piney Point Aquaculture CenterTall Timbers RdTall TimbersMD20690Eastern ShoreN/A 
Phillips Wharf Environmental Center (PWEC)6129 Tilghman Island RdTilghmanMD21671Eastern Shore Cans at shed on left around circle
Gravel Spring Farm (CBF)3401 Lowman LnUnion BridgeMD21791Eastern Shore410-634-9304 
Westover Landfill/Transfer Station8716 James Ring RoadWestoverMD21871Eastern Shore410-543-1999Wire bin collection site outside of office
Buddy Attick Lake Park Dropsite555 Crescent RdGreenbeltMD20770Mid State240-542-2168Cans inside park by food scraps shed
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum213 N Talbot StSt MichaelsMD21663Mid State410-313-0400 
Harford County Waste Disposal Center3241 Scarboro Rd, Street, MD 21154StreetMD21154Mid State301-220-1100In cans behind shopping center
Robinson Nature Center6692 Cedar LnColumbiaMD21044Southern MD301-994-0241 
Appeal Landfill401 Sweetwater RdLusbyMD20657Southern MD410-326-0210Appeal Landfill center
Charlotte Hall Transfer Station37766 New Market Turner RdMechanicsvilleMD20659Southern MD240-925-1425At back of convience center loop
Charles County Landfill12305 Billingsley Rd.WaldorfMD20602Southern MD301-932-3440 
Baltimore City DPW, NW Sanitation Yard (Sisson Street Dropoff) 2840 Sisson StBaltimoreMD21211Virginia703-535-5980behind building
MOM's - Alexandria3831 Mount Vernon AveAlexandriaVA22305Virginia  
CBF Philip Merrill Center6 Herndon AveAnnapolisMD21403Western MD410-386-4550Across from station office
Shore Rivers (Chestertown)400 S Cross StChestertownMD21620Western MD301-694-7899SRA Can Caddy
Mt. Vernon Transfer Station29012 Mt. Vernon RoadPrincess AnneMD21853Western MD410-861-0473CBF dropsite
last updated January, 2022