Environment & Clean Water
Can You Recycle Or Reuse Boat Shrinkwrap?
We feel a pang of guilt each spring as the plastic wrap is peeled off our boats, bound for a dumpster. Other (limited) options exist.
Slowing Down Sea Level Rise
Sea levels have been creeping up for decades, and the speed is now accelerating. All of us on the coasts need an action plan.
A New Marine Sanctuary? Your Voice Counts
An underwater canyon approximately 100 miles southeast of New York City has been proposed as a new national marine sanctuary. NOAA wants your input.
TowBoatUS And The Case Of The Wayward Weather Buoy
After a seven-hour hunt, Captains Trey Tuggle and Jeremy Larson of TowBoatUS St. Augustine retrieve an errant weather buoy with a sea turtle attached.
New Ideas For Recycling Old Fishing Line And Lures
The BoatUS Foundation cast a wide net looking for fresh designs to jumpstart an effective, sustainable method to keep old lines and soft bait out of the trash cycle.
Marine Fisheries Update
Managing and regulating our fish stocks is complicated and always contentious. In 2021, the job has become tougher than ever.