New marine website and blog go online


Spade Anchor USA recently launched a new and improved website.

The new site now contains more information about Spade anchors, as well as frequently asked questions, information about how to choose the correct anchor, a technical section and dealer locations.

Coming soon to the site is a photo gallery where owners can upload pictures.

SeaTech and Fun USA is the manufacturer and distributor of Spade anchors.

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The Coast Guard Auxiliary National Government and Public Affairs Directorate recently launched a new online communications vehicle designed to provide an in-depth look into the organization.

Coast Guard Auxiliary Live will serve as the official blog for the Coast Guard Auxiliary and the sister site to the Coast Guard Compass, the official blog of the Coast Guard.

“Coast Guard Auxiliary Live promises to be a superb source for boating safety and maritime information, as well as updates on the phenomenal volunteers of the Coast Guard Auxiliary,” Capt. Ron LaBrec, chief of the Coast Guard Office of Public Affairs, said in a statement.

“I am extremely proud to have Coast Guard Compass and Coast Guard Auxiliary Live bringing the public compelling stories of how our service provides the maritime safety, security and environmental sustainability that is so vital to the quality of life and prosperity of our nation,” he added.


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