The Dump is a junkyard that first appears in the episode " Artist Unknown." This is where Mr. Krabs and Plankton opened their first and only burger store together, as revealed in " Friend or Foe."
It looks like any dump. It has mountains of trash and is guarded by a
guard worm named JK. It is covered with garbage waste and there are also tall metal gates surrounding the area and a sign that reads "dump" in green and all capital letters.
The Dump is located down the hill from the
and down the street from the
Adult Learning Center
Role in series
SpongeBob hides in a cereal box in the Dump from Squidward because he thinks that his art is not good enough.
Squidward is brought to the Dump by a garbage truck while playing in the
Patrick, and Squidward are ordered to visit this dump to retrieve Mr. Krabs' original mattress in which all his money was stored in.
The Dump briefly appears at the beginning of the episode.
Ned's wig flies through the dump before flying onto SpongeBob's head.
"Friend or Foe"
When Mr. Krabs and Plankton were kids, this was their base and later location for their restaurant.
Karen's first known job was here as a security camera.
When SpongeBob is in a hurry to get to the
Krusty Krab, he goes over one of the garbage piles at this location and over the razor-wired fence.
After going to many filthy areas, Patrick ends up at the dump where he is astonished by the filthiness of it, and goes in.
Role in video games
It is one of the locations the player can visit to take pictures.
In the console version, it is the second level that
Jimmy Neutron and Plankton take on, in order to stop Bubble Bass.