Coast Guard, Washington State Parks Boating Program encourage cold-water safety

Coast Guard, Washington State Parks Boating Program encourage cold-water safety
SEATTLE – The Coast Guard and Washington State Parks’ Boating Program encourage recreational boaters and paddlers to know the risks of accidental cold-water immersion. While air temperatures may be rising, water temperatures in Washington state waterways remain cold. Always wear a life jacket while out on the water. “Boaters who experience accidental cold-water immersion are threatened by...