Category: Marine and Fish Information

The Foundation for Safe Boating and Marine Information, Inc.

Marine Parkway Bridge remains closed until June 2022

Due to engineering notice, The Gil Hodges Memorial Marine Parkway Bridge is applying for an extension to it’s closure until June 2022. Please be advised this will be in effect reducing vertical clearance to 55′ for vessel crossings such date. Be safe on the water and wear your PFD! A PSA Brought to you by…
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There are many different types of boats for sailing, differentiated by three distinctive characteristics: Hull Type (monohull, catamaran or trimaran) Keel Type (fin keel, wing keel, bilge keel, daggerboard, or centerboard) Mast Configuration and Sails (sloop, fractional rig sloop, ketch, schooner, yawl, cutter, cat) Sailboats are powered by sails using the force of the wind.…
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Boats and Safety

Welcome to┬áThe Foundation for Safe Boating and Marine Information, established in 1984, is a 100% volunteer 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to a clean, safe, healthy marine environment for the benefit of the recreational boating and fishing community and provides free educational programs and boat sales. Our purpose is to: Consistently institute new programs Seed new…
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