New England Boating & Fishing News


  • RI Program Turns Old Boats into Cement

    The BoatU.S. Foundation for Boating Safety & Clean Water is the latest organization to lend support to the Rhode Island Fiberglass Ves...

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  • Sailboat Washes Ashore in Newport, RI

    A 34-foot Ericson sailboat named Chrysalis broke free of its mooring during high winds on Tuesday morning, Dec. 18,  and washed ashore amid...

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  • Private Backer Could Help Protect Sipson’s Island in Orleans, MA

    Boaters who ply the waters of Pleasant Bay in Chatham and Orleans, MA, are no doubt familiar with Sipson’s Island, which has been for sale...

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  • Tremont, ME, Seeks to Improve Seal Cove Pond Herring Run

    Seacoast Online: Local and state agencies are teaming up to figure out how to increase the alewife population in Seal Cove Pond [in Tremont,...

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  • Right Whales in Cape Cod Bay, Speed Zone Established

    A voluntary vessel speed restriction zone (Dynamic Management Area) has been established by NOAA around Cape Cod Bay to protect an aggregati...

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  • 76 U.S. Whale Entanglements Reported in 2017

    NOAA Fisheries recently issued a report stating that there were 76 confirmed whale entanglements nationwide in 2017. “Although the ove...

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