November 30, 2010
News
Chris Segal - News Herald

Florida marina expands line of boats

Treasure Island Marina officials have announced an expansion to the lines of boats carried at the marina. The dealership, which currently sells Sea
Read More
November 30, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

West Marine extends green product contest deadline

West Marine extended the deadline for its second annual Green Product of the Year contest to Dec. 31. As part of West Marine's mission to reduce its
Read More
November 29, 2010
News

Horsepower limits on Charles Mill Lake still being reviewed

The horsepower limit on Charles Mill Lake continues to create a wave of controversy. Supporters of a higher horsepower limit say a change will make b
Read More
November 29, 2010
News

New Autodock prototype unveiled

Luc Cote, inventor of the Autodock docking system for pontoon boats, has released a video displaying a new prototype.
Read More
November 29, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

Sea Ray dealers head top 100 list

Brunswick brands are well represented on an annual ranking of the best dealers in North America. The list takes into consideration overall business o
Read More
November 25, 2010
News
BoatUS

Holiday boat parade finder at BoatUS.com

The nation's largest boat owners group wants every American to enjoy some festive holiday cheer on the waterfront with the offering of a new online Ho
Read More
November 25, 2010
News
Molly Murray - www.delawareonline.com

Pontoon boat hits whale

A team from Delaware's marine mammal stranding network is looking for a whale that was spotted in the Indian River Inlet on Sunday and again Monday mo
Read More
November 24, 2010
News
Jim Flannery - Soundings Online

111 taken off burning boat -Video

Two weeks after the evacuation of 98 of its 111 crew, the 344-foot fish-processing ship Athena was still standing off Falmouth, England, while salvors
Read More
November 24, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

Mercury Marine gets boost from overseas demand

Mercury Marine is finding pockets of sales strength overseas, including Asia and South America. Parent company Brunswick Corp. is reporting increased
Read More
November 23, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

Michigan boater convicted in Great Lakes sinking

A Cheboygan, Mich., mariner was sentenced to 50 months after being found guilty on charges related to the sinking of a boat and polluting the water, a
Read More
November 23, 2010
News
BoatUS

You've put your boat away for the season; now what?

Across much of America, boaters, sailors and anglers have put away the boat for the season. With spring a long way away, what will keep boaters' pass
Read More
November 19, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

NMBA sees loan market stabilizing

Participants at the recent National Marine Bankers Association conference expressed confidence that stability is working its way back into the boat lo
Read More
November 19, 2010
News
Boating Industry

SBA developing revised Dealer Floorplan Program

The Small Business Administration is currently developing its new revised Dealer Floorplan Program (DFP), which will replace the now expired pilot, ac
Read More
November 18, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

NMMA urges EPA to do more to prevent misfueling

The National Marine Manufacturers Association cautioned the Environmental Protection Agency Tuesday against doing too little to establish meaningful m
Read More
November 18, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

NTSB: Boating safety is improving

The National Transportation Safety Board Tuesday updated its "Most Wanted List" of transportation safety improvements directed at state governments by
Read More
November 17, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

Blue Wave Boats launches new pontoon line

Parks Manufacturing, the builders of Blue Wave Boats, announced a new line of pontoon boats. Silver Wave Pontoons will range from 20 to 23 feet and
Read More
November 17, 2010
News
Richard Henson - www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com

Changing horsepower limit for Charles Mill Lake is not as simple as it sounds

I am writing about the proposed increase in the horsepower limit for boat motors on Charles Mill Lake. A petition for this was submitted to the Ohio D
Read More
November 16, 2010
News
BoatUS

Could Zona's Awesome Fishing Show get any better?

It's been called the Seinfeld of outdoor television programming. A self-proclaimed "knucklehead" host, who claims a fondness for the music of Men at W
Read More
November 15, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

Grow Boating assessments restored for 2011

Grow Boating Inc. said today that the board of the National Marine Manufacturers Association approved full restoration of Grow Boating assessments, ef
Read More
November 12, 2010
News
Scott Croft - BoatUS

Dramatic footage of burning sportfish

Sometimes no matter what you do, a day on the water doesn't turn out the way you planned. I want to share some video footage of an incident that occu
Read More
November 12, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

Head of RBFF to speak at dealer conference

Frank Peterson, president and CEO of the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation, will speak at the Marine Dealer Conference & Expo, set for Sunday
Read More
November 11, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

Mercury Marine expands Wisconsin plant

A 33,000-square-foot addition is under construction at Mercury Marine's Fond du Lac, Wis., facility. "It's a large building, but it doesn't look that
Read More
November 10, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

How-to marina guide released

Marina industry veteran Simon Arrol released The Marina Manual, an A-to-Z guide on how to efficiently set up, administer and operate a marina. Arro
Read More
November 10, 2010
News
www.chattanoogan.com

Man guilty of vehicular homicide in boating accident

A Henry County jury took less than 30 minutes to convict David Ray Phelps, of Woodlawn, Tenn., of charges stemming from a fatal boating accident on Ke
Read More
November 09, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

AMI signs agreement with access group

The Association of Marina Industries and the States Organization for Boating Access signed a memorandum of understanding to foster mutual cooperation
Read More
November 09, 2010
News

Tooner leads river cleanup efforts - Video

Tim Terman spent eleven years leading kayak tours on the river. Throughout the period, he got sick and tired of seeing liter around the river's banks.
Read More
November 08, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

EPA seeks comments on proposed E15 label

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is seeking comments on its proposed point-of-sale label, as well as all aspects of the label language, in con
Read More
November 06, 2010
News

Fort Lauderdale show sees boost in attendance

Attendance at this year's Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, which concluded Monday, ran about 5 to 6 percent ahead of last year, show organizer
Read More
November 05, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

EPA rejects request for lead-tackle ban

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency denied a petition calling for a ban on the manufacture, use and processing of lead in fishing gear. In a let
Read More
November 05, 2010
News
Michael Russell, The Oregonian

NE Portland marina fire displaces boat dwellers, spreads to other boats

A dramatic fire Thursday night drove two families from boats where they live at a Columbia River marina in the flight path of Portland International A
Read More
November 04, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

RBFF gives $250,000 grant to the Y

YMCA of the USA, the resource office for the nation's Ys, received a $250,000 grant from the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation to provide unde
Read More
November 04, 2010
News
Associated Press

Tracker plant fire investigated

Authorities say about $30,000 in damage was done when a fire broke out at a Miami, Okla., boat manufacturing plant. Crews were called about 4:12 a.
Read More
November 03, 2010
News

Four Winns recalls workers

Cadillac, Mich.-based Four Winns is starting to call back workers, largely because it moved Glastron production from Minnesota to Michigan. About 220
Read More
November 03, 2010
News

Here come the electric boats

Maybe it was the $5-a-gallon gas we saw back at the beginning of the current economic slump or maybe it's just part of the growing green movement, but
Read More
November 03, 2010
News
www.motherearthnews.com

How to build a recumbent pedal pontoon boat

When the high summer sun brings on the sultry days of July and August, many people head for water to obtain relief from the heat - and the Mother Eart
Read More
November 02, 2010
News
BoatUS News

Life jacket design competition returns

The BoatUS Foundation's "Innovation in Life Jacket Design Competition" is once again calling for out-of-the-box life jacket design entries.
Read More
November 02, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

Tracker Marine plant damaged in fire

A Tracker Marine plant in Miami, Okla., sustained about $30,000 in damage after fumes from abandoned fiberglass materials ignited during the weekend.
Read More
November 01, 2010
News
Laura Hutchinson - www.wwlp.com

Man rescued after boating accident - Video

The calm waters of the North Pond area of Congamond Lake were anything but calm early Sunday morning. Just before 2 a.m. Southwick police got word
Read More
November 01, 2010
News
Trade Only Today

Raritan hires public relations firm

Raritan hired public relations firm Martin Flory Group to enhance its international presence. "Raritan is dedicated to the environment and designs it
Read More
Follow us on Facebook!  Follow us on Instagram!  Follow us on Twitter!  Follow us on YouTube!