Boating Safety News:
Troopers Warn of Boating Hazards, Catalog Recovered Vessels After Hurricane ...
WEST TRENTON — New Jersey State Police Marine Services Bureau is advising boaters
of myriad new hazards on the waters, and attempting to reunite owners
with their lost vessels in the wake of the devastating Hurricane Sandy.
The record breaking ...
Fiscal cliff will hurt Pennsylvania fishing and boating
M any Pennsylvanians do not realize that their purchase of fishing and boating
equipment and motorboat fuel directly supports aquatic resources in the
commonwealth. They also do not realize that this long-standing and
NASBLA calls for proposed revisions to National Boating Education Standards
15, 2012) Originally adopted in 1999, the National Boating Education Standards prescribe the minimum body of knowledge to effect safe, legal, and enjoyable recreational boating. These Standards continue to serve as the basis for boating education ...
Mike Bleech: Cold water boating safety is nothing to take casually
Fortunately, I saw floating items that I recognized to be the result of a boating
accident. They refused to be taken to a hospital, and though we got
them warm and dry, one of them, I heard later, died from pneumonia.
Cold-water shock can occur any ...
Port Jefferson Weekend Guide: Go Green, Get Safe and Gobble Pancakes
What: Recently enacted Suffolk County Law requires all boaters operating a pleasure vessel in Suffolk County Waterways to complete an approved boating safety course and possess and display their safety course certificate while boating. This course ...
Coast Guard searching for missing boater in Salisbury
North Shore Sunday
Fri, 16 Nov 2012 12:41 PM PST
The Coast Guard is searching for a missing sailor after his 35-foot
sailing vessel was found dragging anchor on the Merrimack River, Friday.
Missing is Norbert Decker, a white male with long hair who is described
to be in his 50s, 5 feet 11 inches and 170 pounds.
Two dead after boat capsizes near Waiheke
New Zealand Herald
A seasick passenger moving to the back of a boat caused it to capsize, throwing all seven aboard into the water and killing two of them, police say. The small aluminium boat carrying seven Pacific Islander men, all family or friends aged between 25 and
Boater's death investigated | The Daily Times | delmarvanow.com
Division of Fish and Wildlife Enforcement officers are investigating
the death of a man who was fishing Thursday in Indian River Inlet. Sgt.
Gregory Rhodes ...
Two dead after boat capsizes in Great Salt Lake
Salt Lake Tribune
"We've got boat
crews going out to that location to determine if these are in fact the
two missing individuals and what their conditions might be." The Great
Salt Lake Marina harbor master rescued a third man from the water near
Saltair. The trio of
Authorities search for fisherman after 42-foot scallop boat sinks near ...
“Twinlights” vessel capsized at about 11:30 a.m. in an area where water
depths reach about 190 feet, United States Coast Guard Petty Officer
Robert Simpson said Sunday afternoon. The boat is believed to have become entangled in fishing gear ...
Boating Accident News:
Electrical Fire Damages Boat At Fishermen's Terminal « CBS Seattle
The fire that broke out early Friday morning on a 50-foot commercial fishing boat moored at Fishermen's Terminal in Seattle was caused by a faulty electrical outlet in the galley.
Mystery sailboat sinks off Cape Sable Island
A team of divers is searching for answers after a mysterious sailboat
sunk off Cape Sable Island Friday. RCMP Sgt. MJ Deluco said the
10-metre boat was first spotted from the shore Thursday evening. Police
were called Friday when locals noticed it was ...
A pair of boaters were rescued from Shallotte Inlet early Sunday afternoon ...
A fellow boater
reported seeing two people in the water wearing life jackets, and the
Coast Guard immediately diverted a response boat from Oak Island to
help. The crew arrived a short while later and retrieved the people, who
were beginning to show ...
Boating column: Recovering from Hurricane Sandy
boats.jpg Hurricane Sandy left the boating
community devastated. This aerial photo taken near Great Kills Harbor
shows boats scattered about people's property. Staten Island
Advance/Bill Lyons. With all the storm damage on Staten Island, the boating ...