Quick Hits: June 29, 2020

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Brunswick Corp. will host a two-day virtual boat show July 21-22, showcasing its Mercury Marine engine lineup and its parts and accessories, and will host many of the company’s key partners. More than 30 brands will exhibit during the event designed to show new products to customers while staying safe from covid-19. “In the future, shows and events will increasingly include virtual elements and we intend to be on the forefront of that engagement in the marine industry,” said Brunswick chief marketing officer Michelle Dauchy in a statement.

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is looking for advisory council candidates for the Mallows Bay-Potomac River National Marine Sanctuary. The council “will provide advice to NOAA that supports the site management plan,” with members serving “as liaisons to a broad coalition of community organizations to facilitate communication and partnerships,” according to NOAA. Applications are due July 1. A description of the 15 voting seats, the application process and an application can be found here.