Coast Guard releases National Recreational Boating Safety Survey results

Coast Guard releases National Recreational Boating Safety Survey results
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Coast Guard announced the release of the National Recreational Boating Safety Survey for 2018 today. The Survey, which was mailed to over a quarter-million Americans, produced scientific estimates about characteristics of recreational boaters, different types of recreational boats that are owned and operated, boating population sizes, and risk exposure, all in an effort...

Coast Guard announces $3.8 million in awards for Recreational Boating Safety

Coast Guard announces $3.8 million in awards for Recreational Boating Safety
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Coast Guard has awarded 27 competitive grants totaling more than $3.8 million for recreational boating safety. Ten national nonprofit organizations received funding in 2020 through the National Recreational Boating Safety Program. The purpose of the National Recreational Boating Safety Program is to reduce the number of accidents, injuries, and deaths on America’s waterways...

Coast Guard releases 2017 to 2021 National Recreational Boating Safety Program Strategic Plan

Coast Guard releases 2017 to 2021 National Recreational Boating Safety Program Strategic Plan
WASHINGTON —  The U.S. Coast Guard’s Office of Auxiliary and Boating Safety released the Strategic Plan of the National Recreational Boating Safety Program 2017 to 2021 Wednesday. This plan is the third in a series of five-year strategic plans and continues or updates boating safety initiatives and progress measurements that have proven successful over time, while closing gaps identified in...