August/September 2013


Thumbnail photo of marine surveyors inspecting a boatAdvocate: Don't Fall Prey To Pretty Face

Hiring a professional surveyor before you buy could be the most important decision in the boat-purchasing process.


Thumbnail photo of one of the new Forever Lighthouse stampsBoatUS Reports: Lighthouse Stamps To Light Up Letters

New England's rich nautical heritage is honored in the new "Forever" stamps featuring five historic lighthouses.


Thumbnail photo of Superstorm Sandy damageBoatUS Reports: Turn To BoatUS For Your Hurricane Resources

Hurricane resources, ICW celebration, waterways legislation, overfishing, stray electrical current and more boating news.


Thumbnail of a map of the Northeastern coastlineA Blueprint For America's Coasts?

Planning is underway to balance converging ocean uses. That planning may change how U.S. coastal waters are managed.