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New Florida Law Will Benefit Marine Industry

The bill includes pieces of legislation from non-marine industry groups also, and was classifed as an Environmental Regulation bill. It contains the following provisions that are important to Marine Industries: * Managed Public Mooring Fields – Provides for general permitting of mooring fields not exceeding 100 vessels ; removes availability of a general permit for […]

Marine Trades Association of New Jersey establishes Recovery & Relief Fund

Manasquan, NJ – On Thursday, December 13th, the Marine Trades Association of New Jersey (MTA/NJ) announced the establishment of its new Recovery & Relief Fund to provide aid to recreational marine businesses impacted by Hurricane Sandy. The announcement was made at the MTA/NJ Annual Christmas Party held at the Spring Lake Manor and attended by […]

2012 St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show brings big crowds and beautiful weather

Gulf Coast’s largest boating lifestyle event reports increase in attendance and exhibitor participation St. Petersburg, Fla. – The 35th annual St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show® offered four beautiful days for boaters of all ages, with an expanded selection of products and activities encompassing the total boating lifestyle. Show organizers reported a 5.2 percent increase […]

Women’s Sailing Convention!

The Boat Owners Association of the U.S. reported today that the Southern California Yachting Association’s 23rd Annual Women’s Sailing Convention will be held Feb. 4 at the Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club in Corona del Mar, Calif. The convention will feature a series of workshops, both on- and off-water, for women sailors of all experience levels. […]