Aimed at service technicians, this video contains all six chapters in the series on how to maintain a pumpout station, which boaters use to dispose of onboard sewage. The video contains the following:

  • Chapter 1: An introduction to the features of a peristaltic pumpout station (starts at 0:00)
  • Chapter 2: Weekly maintenance tasks (starts at 1:50)
  • Chapter 3: Quarterly maintenance tasks (starts at 4:35)
  • Chapter 4: Annual maintenance tasks (starts at 7:15)
  • Chapter 5: Winterizing a station (starts at 8:44)
  • Chapter 6: Troubleshooting common issues (starts at 10:03)

Filmed and edited by Oregon Sea Grant videographer Vanessa Cholewczynski, in partnership with the Oregon State Marine Board and Oregon Sea Grant Extension's boating outreach coordinator, Jenny East 

Funding provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Clean Vessel Act grant program

Music by Rick Cooper, Oregon Sea Grant

Chs. 1-6: How to Maintain a Pumpout Station