The Marine Industries Association of South Florida is hosting a panel discussion Wednesday on the industry’s economic impact and educational opportunities, followed by the launch of a scholarship program, at Nova Southeastern Oceanographic Center in Dania Beach.
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.
Growing tuna fishing fleets around the world are decimating tuna populations, advocates said during a Tuna 2014 conference last week in Thailand.
WASHINGTON — The Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation brought its message of ocean conservation balanced with enjoyment of water resources to Washington last week during the American Boating Congress.
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.
Confident Captain/Ocean Pros is teaming with Safe/Sea to offer youth powerboat instruction in a summer camp format on Narragansett Bay in Rhode Island this year.
Popular whale- and dolphin-watching cruises might not be the low-impact, sustainable industries many believe them to be, according to a new book.
Veteran boat dealer John Clemons of Clemons Boats in Sandusky, Ohio, was elected chairman of the Lake Erie Marine Trades Association at its recent annual meeting.
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.
U.S. Rep. Candice Miller, R-Mich., chairwoman of the Congressional Boating Caucus, recently introduced the Defending Against Aquatic Invasive Species Act of 2014.
The Connecticut Marine Trades Association recently elected its officers for the 2014-2015 year at its 60th annual membership meeting.