Marine Flare Demonstration, Collection Event Today
October 17, 2016
The Connecticut DEEP Boating Division and the Connecticut River excursion boat RiverQuest are sponsoring a marine flare demonstration event, expired marine flare collection and open house in Haddam.
The event will give boaters a chance to learn about flare usage and requirements, as well as an opportunity to safely dispose of expired flares
This will be the only time that DEEP will be collecting expired pyrotechnical marine visual distress signals this year, including handheld flares and aerial devices.
RiverQuest’s new boat, ADVENTURE, will be open for tours and their experienced crew will be answering questions about the Connecticut River.
The event will take place Monday, Oct. 17, at 1 Marine Park, Rte. 82, Eagle Landing State Park, Haddam, CT.