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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.

Feds hand out millions in boating grants

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced more than $14 million in competitive Boating Infrastructure Grant funding to 10 states and the District of Columbia.

Long Island shark-fishing tournament returns in July

The Shark’s Eye All-Release Tournament & Festival, a satellite tag, catch-and-release, big game sportfishing competition, combines science, conservation and informative entertainment focused on saving sharks July 11-13 in Montauk, N.Y.

Cape Wind project adds two financial backers

Cape Wind and The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd. said they have added Natixis and Rabobank to serve as lead arrangers of the proposed wind farm off Massachusetts in Nantucket Sound. They will work with Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi to structure and arrange the syndication of the senior debt financing to additional lenders. Lead arrangers are…more

The New England Boat Show sold out of exhibition space. Organizers said attendance was up 8.5 percent.

Anglers’ luck could be changing

Any discussion of the convoluted 1970s laws that regulate saltwater fishing seasons and catch limits tends to leave people glassy-eyed, wondering only, “Can I take my kids fishing?”

Soundings Trade Only editor-in-chief Bill Sisson introduces the panel, from left, John Giglio, Fred Pace, Don Parkhurst and Dusty McCoy.

Cost has company as boating barrier

The question put before the four panelists in Miami was this: Can recreational boating become more affordable? Their answer was yes, it probably can, but a couple of them raised other issues: demographic and lifestyle changes that also are challenging boating’s growth.

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