New England Boating & Fishing News


  • New Dinghy Dock Opens in Block Island’s New Harbor

    The Block Island Times reports that the new dinghy dock in New Harbor has opened for public use. The dock, located between Payne’s Dock an...

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  • Paddlers Celebrate the Niantic River at Annual Festival

    The Day: A break in a weekend of stormy weather Sunday afternoon allowed crowds on land and in the water to celebrate the Niantic River. Af...

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  • Boater Dies After Capsize on Connecticut River

    An unnamed 64-year-old Higganum, CT, man died Aug. 10 following a boating accident on the Connecticut River in the area of Haddam Meadows St...

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  • Yacht Sinks After Striking Montauk Jetty

    East Hampton Star: A 44′ Meridian motoryacht sank after striking the west side of the Montauk jetty Thursday night [Aug. 19], the Coas...

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  • LI Sound Boaters Asked to Slow Down After Turtle Deaths

    The Hour: The Maritime Aquarium in Norwalk, CT, is asking boaters on Long Island Sound to slow down after the deaths of 2 sea turtles over t...

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  • Hognose Snake Spotted Off Cape Cod

    The Cape Cod Times reports that an eastern hognose snake was recently spotted by passengers aboard a whale watch vessel some 1 1/2 miles no...

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