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Annual Herreshoff Classic Yacht Regatta

Bristol, RI August 26 - August 28

The annual Herreshoff Classic Yacht Regatta draws participants from around the world! Each year, a mix of gorgeous big boats and one-designs gathers for a weekend of exciting racing on scenic courses on the bay and terrific social events. Eligible boats must register on or before August 19th. SEE MORE

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Extreme Heat Uncovers Lost Villages, Ancient Ruins and Shipwrecks

8/17/2022 by Editor

By Kevin Simauchi. In an eerie twist, volatile weather and heat-induced drought are unearthing glimpses of lost archaeological treasures and forgotten history. Extreme heat this year has triggered wildfires, drought and melting glaciers. Less expectedly, it’s also revealed some weird and dark things about our past—shipwrecks, corpses, ghost villages, ornamental… SEE MORE

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Protecting Coastal Louisiana's Way of Life

8/17/2022 by Editor

By Domonique Tolliver. Fishing is in Lance Nacio’s DNA. When his great-grandfather came to the U.S., he settled in a fishing community called Manilla Village and made a living working the waterways around the village. While Lance Nacio’s father worked in the oil and gas industry, he also hunted and… SEE MORE

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Draft Plan to Develop On-Demand Fishing

8/15/2022 by Editor

By NOAA. Today, NOAA Fisheries is releasing its draft Ropeless Roadmap: A Strategy to Develop On-Demand Fishing for public input. The report describes the current state of on-demand, or “ropeless,” fishing and outlines a path for increasing adoption of this technology in commercial fisheries in the Northwest Atlantic Ocean. The Roadmap… SEE MORE

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Decoding International Signal Flags

8/13/2022 by Editor

By Boat Safe. Although you may never see them displayed except at fleet parades, around naval installations, and areas with heavy international shipping traffic, International code flags are used to signal between two ships or between ship and shore. Also called signaling flags, they are a set of ship flags… SEE MORE

Explore Tides & Weather in Rhode Island Regions

Block Island Sound, RI

Tide charts, coastal and marine weather, online nautical charts, and local boating and fishing information for the Block Island Sound region of Rhode Island. SEE MORE

Coastal Rhode Island

Tide charts, coastal and marine weather, online nautical charts, and local boating and fishing information for Coastal Rhode Island. SEE MORE

Narragansett Bay, RI

Tide charts, coastal and marine weather, online nautical charts, and local boating and fishing information for the Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island. SEE MORE