News & Issues
For Safer Waters, We Need Smarter Boaters
As more states establish mandatory boater education laws, BoatU.S. continues to urge all 50 states to establish boater education certification programs for skippers
Driving Change For Boaters On A Local Level
The BoatU.S. Action Center website is a DIY guide to help members break through government bureaucracy to tackle problems on local waters
Taking The Invasive Species Fight Nationally
Some invasive species are plants like algae.
Alternative Marine Fuels
A new range of ethanol-free fuels, tested by the NMMA with good results, may reduce your boat’s emissions. Let’s look a little deeper.
Striped Bass Emergency Action
Overfishing and four straight sub-par spawning seasons prompt governing body to increase restrictions on prized angling species along the Atlantic coast through October 2023.
The Recreational Boaters of California: Advocates since 1968
California ranks 4th when it comes to registered boats among our 50 states. Luckily Golden State boaters have a strong voice thanks to their regional advocacy group, a BoatU.S. partner.