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  • U.S. Boaters Warned To Look Out For Invasive Aquatic Species

    U.S. Boaters Warned To Look Out For Invasive Aquatic Species

    Recreational boaters need to be aware that invasive aquatic species on boats are both a maintenance and environmental issue If you rent or own a home, you’ll likely deal with your share of unwanted animal guests. After all, the revenues of pest control services in the U.S. were estimated at $12.29 billion as of 2016,…Read More »
  • Something Fishy: Canadian Sailors Were Exposed To Deafening Noise Levels

    Something Fishy: Canadian Sailors Were Exposed To Deafening Noise Levels

    Report: Excessive noise hazards aboard fishing boats and ocean ships could cause hearing loss; advice for recreational boaters A new report from Canada’s Public Sector Integrity Commissioner says that a senior manager of the federal Fisheries Department held a report about serious noise hazards aboard Department of Fisheries and Oceans ships that could potentially cause…Read More »
  • Boating – Keeping it Clean and Simple

    Boating – Keeping it Clean and Simple

    Basic boat cleaning & maintenance tricks of the trade and the value of family boat time with Shurhold’s Barry Berhoff Anchors Aweigh is a podcast for all boaters, from aspiring to experienced. Featuring in-depth conversations with boating experts and industry leaders, and packed full of tips, tricks, gear, and industry info, boaters of all levels will…Read More »
  • Hot Tub Tug Boats Coming To London: Here’s What You Should Know

    Hot Tub Tug Boats Coming To London: Here’s What You Should Know

    Passengers can enjoy a relaxing soak in a hot tub as they cruise along London canals in new hot tub boats A well constructed hot tub can last a long time, up to 18 years or even more depending on the level of care. But what about hot tubs built into boats? Or hot tubs…Read More »
  • Boaterz n Bikerz of America: Hull of a Tour Joins Boaters and Bikers

    Boaterz n Bikerz of America: Hull of a Tour Joins Boaters and Bikers

    Water and roads connect as Wanda Kenton Smith talks boating and biking lifestyles with her annual Hull of a Tour event Anchors Aweigh is a podcast for all boaters, from aspiring to experienced. Featuring in-depth conversations with boating experts and industry leaders, and packed full of tips, tricks, gear, and industry info, boaters of all levels…Read More »
  • Ever Wonder What It’s Like To Live on a Boat? Here’s Some Advice From ‘The Boat Fam’

    Ever Wonder What It’s Like To Live on a Boat? Here’s Some Advice From ‘The Boat Fam’

    For many, boating is a hobby, but for ‘The Boat Fam,’ it’s truly a way of life Erica and Scott Magdalein and their two boys, Dyess and Lucas, have been living on a boat for over a year, according to Curbed. Now, they’re sharing their boating lifestyle experiences and tips with other boating enthusiasts. The…Read More »
  • Women in Boating – Who Says it’s a Man’s Domain?

    Women in Boating – Who Says it’s a Man’s Domain?

    Drop the gender stereotypes and just call me Captain – sharing my passion for boating with women of all ages I have been blessed with some wonderful friends in my life, men and women. It is particularly useful to have male friends around when you need a refrigerator moved or a fallen tree cut up…Read More »
  • Drones on Boats: Choosing a Drone and How to Fly it While Boating

    Drones on Boats: Choosing a Drone and How to Fly it While Boating

    Step-by-step on how to buy a drone for boating use and learn to safely launch and recover a drone from your boat [with VIDEO] There is no doubt that small[1] unmanned aircraft systems[2] (sUAS or drones) are becoming nearly as common place as iPads and smartphones.  The features and capabilities of these machines are astounding…Read More »
  • Best Time of the Year to Donate a Boat to Charity

    Best Time of the Year to Donate a Boat to Charity

    What time of the year will get you the biggest tax deduction for your boat donation? When it comes to making charitable donations, most people tend to think about donating at the end of the year. But when it comes to boats, a boat donation may not get you a maximum deduction amount at year end.…Read More »
  • Barefooting with a 7-Time USA Water Ski Champion

    Barefooting with a 7-Time USA Water Ski Champion

    Watersports legend Zenon Bilas shares how he got started on the water, became a water ski champion and more in Anchors Aweigh boating podcast Anchors Aweigh is a podcast for all boaters, from aspiring to experienced. Featuring in-depth conversations with boating experts and industry leaders, and packed full of tips, tricks, gear, and industry info,…Read More »