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King Tides and Sea-level Rise are Flooding Communities Along the East Coast

10/21/2020 by US Harbors

By Matthew Cappucci. Despite tranquil weather to start this week, flooding has affected coastal communities from the Florida Keys to Maine. Long stretches of shoreline along the East Coast were inundated, water levels running a foot or more above normal. The swollen sea temporarily claimed streets, parking lots and public… SEE MORE

News from Our Coasts: October 2020

10/16/2020 by US Harbors

NEWS & UPDATES FOR OCTOBER News & Virtual Events from Our Partners Updates from Our Coastal Business Community Photos of the Month We celebrated the second annual Harbormaster Appreciation Day on October 8th with a virtual meeting featuring Harbormasters from across the country and representatives from two of our sponsors… SEE MORE

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How High Water Levels Could Impact You

10/8/2020 by US Harbors

The Great Lakes are at their highest levels in more than 30 years, and that means people need to be aware of increased safety concerns when swimming and boating, potential property damage along shorelines, submerged docks and piers and other concerns. Higher waters can cause stronger, faster currents (especially around river outlets… SEE MORE

The Boston Whaler has become a boating icon.Line up of Boston Whalers at Maine's Boston Whaler Rendezvous, new and old.There will be some dock space for Whalers to arrive by water.

5 Tips for a Safe Boating Season

10/7/2020 by US Harbors

Other than the colors of trees and cooler temperatures, what’s different about boating in the fall? A lot, according to the BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water, especially when it comes your safety aboard. One big issue is there are fewer boats – often the quickest pathway to a rescue… SEE MORE

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Alternative Cleaning Products that Won’t Harm our Oceans

10/5/2020 by US Harbors

By Amber Stronk. The next time you reach for your common household cleaner – consider the health of our oceans. Many household cleaners are harmful to marine life, water quality and aquatic ecosystems. Certain chemicals found in cleaning products such as triclosan, phosphates and phthalates can pollute our waterways leading… SEE MORE

NOTICE FROM US HARBORS

In light of global health concerns and the widespread cancellations of large gatherings, we recommend that you check directly with the organizer to confirm event status prior to attending.

Upcoming Boating Events Filter

Baja Ha-Ha XXVII 2020 Cruisers Rally

San Diego, CA November 2 - November 14

The next Baja Ha-Ha will be November 2 - 14, 2020. We will begin accepting entrants at noon May 6, 2020. The Baja Ha-Ha is a two-week cruisers rally from San Diego to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, which takes place every fall. For answers to frequently asked questions, see our How… SEE MORE

The Row The Great Lakes Challenge

Chicago, IL July 15 - December 1

Welcome to The Row the Great Lakes Challenge with USRowing! This challenge allows you to record your miles either by using the ergometer or rowing in a single scull on the water, as you virtually row across the Great Lakes. Rowers can begin recording their mileage on Wednesday, July 15,… SEE MORE

63rd Annual Detroit Boat Show

Detroit, MI January 16 - January 24

Hundreds of boats from 10’-50’ feet in length will be on display and for sale at great show prices – see many new model debuts! Cruisers, fishing boats, wake, ski and surf boats, pontoons, personal watercraft, and so much more. See hundreds of exhibitors selling all things boating including docks,… SEE MORE

Cleveland Race Week 2021

Cleveland, OH June 18 - June 27

Cleveland Race Week (CRW) is the largest sailing regatta on Lake Erie and has become one of the largest in the country. The annual event, now celebrating its 40th anniversary, attracts over 300 boats from across the U.S., Canada and internationally. Nationally, Cleveland Race Week ranks as one of the… SEE MORE

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