New England Boating & Fishing News


  • Colt State Park Launch Facility Repairs Begins

    Specialty Diving Services, Inc. has begun maintenance work to the dock at the Colt State Park launch facility in Bristol, RI. The work will ...

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  • CG Adopts New Lifejacket Labeling Standards

    The U.S. and Canada have adopted new labeling requirements and standards intended to provide lifejacket buyers with detailed information on...

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  • New Dredge Disposal Site Designated off Isles of Shoals

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has designated a new Ocean Dredged Material Disposal Site at a location approximately 10.8 nautica...

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  • Bristol Harbor, RI, Marina Expansion Approved

    Expansion of the town-owned marina in Bristol, RI, was recently approved. The expanded marina will have space for additional 89 vessels, for...

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  • Boater’s Body Found in Long Island Sound

    The body of Matthew Lyon, 49, was recovered Saturday, Oct. 31, north of Great Gull Island, NY, after he was reported overdue from a trip in ...

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  • Kayaker Drowns in Maine’s Bryant Pond

    A 28-year-old New York resident died Sunday afternoon, Nov. 1, after his kayak capsized on Bryant Pond in Woodstock, Maine. According to the...

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