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2021 Fishing Season Forecast - ONLINE

March 18 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The industry is preparing for a second busy summer season in the shade of the pandemic, changing strategies for coping with highly infectious strains, vaccines, and a covid-dominated marketplace. What does this mean for fishermen, operators and processors? Will these factors change the way we fish and how we deliver… SEE MORE

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Right Whale Festival 2019

New Slow Zone off Virginia to Protect Right Whales

3/5/2021 by US Harbors

On March 3, 2021, an observer on board the HDR Naval research vessel observed the presence of right whales east of Virginia Beach, Virginia. The Virginia Beach Slow Zone is in effect through March 18, 2021. Mariners are requested to route around this area or transit through it at 10 knots or less. Slow Zone Coordinates: East of… SEE MORE

Image Courtesy of James Vile.

News from Our Coasts: February 2021

2/19/2021 by US Harbors

NEWS & UPDATES FOR FEBRUARY Updates from US Harbors News & Virtual Events from Our Partners Updates from Our Coastal Business Community Photos of the Month   Updates from US Harbors Just in time for Whale Week, a new species of Baleen Whale was discovered in the Gulf of Mexico.… SEE MORE

https://oceangrafixblog.wordpress.com/2021/02/02/what-should-be-in-my-boat-safety-kit/

Boating 101: What Should Be in My Safety Kit?

2/3/2021 by US Harbors

Ben Franklin’s observation that “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” is good advice under any circumstances, but uniquely and immensely appropriate for the open waters and your boat safety kit. When getting ready for a voyage, there is no such thing as being overly prepared. When… SEE MORE

One of 17 schoolies I landed during a recent fishing trip on Narragansett Bay.

Winter Chore Could Spark an Idea to Increase Fishing Line Recycling

2/3/2021 by US Harbors

Winter is annual maintenance time for many anglers, and respooling with new line and recycling the old is a common task. Ever thought about what happens once you dispose of the old line in a fishing line recycling tube? It’s not pretty. Turning fishing line into new products is labor-intensive,… SEE MORE

Explore Tides & Weather in Virginia Regions

Northern Atlantic Coast, VA

Tide charts, coastal and marine weather, online nautical charts, and local boating and fishing information for the Northern Atlantic Coast, VA. SEE MORE

Potomac & Western Chesapeake Bay, VA

Tide charts, coastal and marine weather, online nautical charts, and local boating and fishing information for the Potomac & Western Chesapeake Bay, VA. SEE MORE

Southern Chesapeake Bay & Coast, VA

Tide charts, coastal and marine weather, online nautical charts, and local boating and fishing information for the Southern Chesapeake Bay Coast of the state of Virginia. SEE MORE