Monthly Archives: June 2010

Boating Snapshot – a Growing Industry

From the thrills of wakeboarding and waterskiing, to fishing, to simply enjoying the sunshine and fresh air of cruising along the coast, millions of Americans enjoy boats and related recreation every year. In 2005, recreational boating contributed approximately $37 billion … Continue reading

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Green Boating Saves Fuel, Money

Recreational boating can be an expensive hobby, especially as you factor in fuel charges. Boaters are always looking for ways to reduce fuel consumption and slash gas spending while on the water. One way is to slow down cruising speeds, … Continue reading

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Be an Eco-Friendly Boater in 2010

Making the choice to be environmentally responsible can have positive results for the local waterways as well as your wallet. The National Marine Manufacturers Association recently published its simple steps for being an eco-friendly boater in 2010.

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Boating Industry – Eco-Friendly Cleaning Products

Many marine cleaning products developed today demonstrate a commitment to clean water. Companies have developed non-toxic based biodegradable boat soaps, which have a minimal impact on the aquatic environment. We’ve also seen the introduction of color safe, oxygen release gels … Continue reading

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New Green Developments

Being a “green” boater or an advocate of sustainable practices are not limited to soda blasting and baking soda. It’s no surprise eco-conscious boaters are eager to incorporate other green solutions into their recreational activity. Marine generator manufacturers have significant … Continue reading

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Protect Your Boat from Hurricane Damage

The Department of Atmospheric Science at Colorado State University is predicting an active and strong hurricane season this year. Experts anticipate a 70 percent probability of 14 to 23 named storms, eight to 14 of which will be hurricanes. Three … Continue reading

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Environmentally Friendly Tips for Boaters

Boat owners should be aware of the different steps – and environmental concerns – when it comes to repair and maintenance. The waterways are one of our most valuable resources and there are simple, but necessary, steps to take to … Continue reading

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Marinas Suggest Avoiding Oil Contamination

Marine owners as far as Florida worry the oil from BP’s spill in the Gulf of Mexico in April could reach their shorelines and cause damage to boats that remain in the water. There are many risks associated with keeping … Continue reading

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Boat Maintenance Check-list

Although the Spring weather inspired boating season to start weeks ago, many people still haven’t conducted their once or twice a year boat maintenance chores. When was the last time you conducted regular maintenance cleaning and check-ups on your boat? … Continue reading

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