News


  • Groups Join to Push ICW Dredging

    The Boat Owners Association of the United States (BoatUS) has joined a broad coalition of groups including coastal shipping operators, dredg...

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  • Quonnie Pond Boat Launch Improvements Underway

    The RI Department of Environmental Management (DEM) and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) announced that repairs and improvements to the boat lau...

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  • Alert: Cold-Water PFD Requirements

      If you’re planning to use a kayak, SUP, or canoe this spring, be aware that some states now have mandatory cold-water lifejacke...

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  • New Owner for TowBoatUS Boston, Beverly, Newburyport

    Longtime captain Tim Peters has purchased the franchise rights to TowBoatUS Boston, Beverly, and Newburyport from Capt. Mike Goodridge, the ...

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  • New Slow Speed Zone Established East of Boston to Protect Right Whales 

    NOAA Fisheries has announced a new voluntary vessel speed restriction zone (Dynamic Management Area or DMA) east of Boston in order to prot...

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  • 2020 Maine Boatbuilders Show Postponed

    The 2020 Maine Boatbuilders Show, set to take place this weekend (March 20-22) at the Portland Sports Complex, has been postponed due to the...

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