Manatee deaths linked to pollution have resumed in the algae-stricken Indian River Lagoon of Brevard County in Florida.
Keeping waterways clean and open to boaters is an important goal of the recreational marine industry. Individually and as members of trade organizations, marine businesses push for the enactment of fair rules and regulations governing use of the nation's rivers, lakes, streams and ocean waters.
The inaugural Gamefish Grande Tournaments wrapped up July 2 in Havana.
Two Sea Tow franchises on the East Coast are under new ownership.
Sea Tow Services International reported a steady flow of assistance calls during the four-day Independence Day weekend. The top requests were for tows, jump-starts, fuel deliveries and ungroundings.
An environmental nightmare is playing out about 35 miles from Lake Okeechobee, the source of a green-and-blue algae bloom that is plaguing South Florida.
The board of the Michigan Boating Industries Association voted to contribute $10,000 to the Recreational Boating Industries Educational Foundation as a matching grant to help other donors commit to what it said is an important educational effort for the state’s boating industry.
The boats that participated in the 2016 Bahamas Billfish Championship, which wrapped up last week in Treasure Cay, released 105 billfish — 51 blue marlin, 34 white marlin and 20 sailfish.
Organizers of ICAST — the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades show — are expecting a record turnout this year as their collaboration with the marine industry strengthens.
The Massachusetts Marine Trades Association formed a youth boating task force composed of association members who know that the majority of boaters are an aging population.
SailTime said it is hosting a fractional sailing expo on Saturday during the 16th annual Summer Sailstice, the worldwide celebration of sailing and the summer solstice.