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Top offshore fishing safety equipment for recreational vessels. From a VHF radio to a ditch bag, learn what safety equipment to pack before you venture offshore.
Get information on Ready Set Wear It 2019. Learn specific ways to boat safe, wear a PFD, ensure your boat has the required equipment, USCG approved life jackets
A lifetime fishing license is available in most states. The savings varies by state. Here are some reasons why.
June is Great Outdoors Month 2019, a celebration of America’s great outdoors and all the benefits it brings into our lives. Here are six ways to celebrate.
Do you need a boat license is a confusing question, as you may or may not need to complete a boating safety education course to operate a boat. Here’s what to know.
If you are looking for a few fun fishing trip ideas for this season, you don't have to look very far. It's easy to find a local lake or pond close to home.
Ways to keep the National Fishing and Boating Week 2019 celebration going. Ideas for family trips, how to learn more about the sport, create family traditions
Here’s a review of the required and optional boating safety equipment you should have onboard your boat or paddlecraft to enjoy a safe day of boating.
New to boating? Here are the top six ownership basics new boat owners should tackle. From safety and maintenance to insurance and more.
Recreational fishing and boating are two of America’s favorite pastimes. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) works every day to support and promote safe, enjoyable, and sustainable outdoor recreation in our Nation’s coastal and ocean waters.
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