April 1, 2021
Happy April 1st! At the Safe Boating Campaign, we're gearing up for another busy boating summer season. And, we have many resources to support your local outreach efforts (no April Fools' from us).
March 23, 2021
This blog post is part of a series celebrating the great work of our Safe Boating Campaign partners. We sat down with Lisa Dugan, Boat and Water Safety Outreach coordinator with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Q: Lisa, thank you for your support of the Safe Boating Campaign! What…
March 10, 2021
This blog series continues to explore the incredible work being done by our partners in promoting boating and water safety across the world. We’d like to introduce you to Gail Kulp, executive director of the Sea Tow Foundation. She received her master's degree in educational policy, planning and leadership from The College of William & Mary and her bachelor's degree from Salisbury University in elementary education and history. Gail is also a Certified Association Executive, a credential earned from the American Society of Association Executives. In her spare time, she enjoys kayaking, hiking, baking cookies, reading, photography, and scrapbooking. She lives in Pennsylvania with her husband, Chris, and their rescue dog, Rosie.
March 1, 2021
Summer 2021 will be here before we know it, and the National Safe Boating Council is gearing up for another very busy boating season. Following are a few reminders as to what is currently available to partners through the Safe Boating Campaign. Wear Your Life Jacket at Work Day is…
February 18, 2021
Whether you safely stored your boat away months ago, or you never stopped boating, many cold-water sportsmen and sportswomen swear by the exhilaration of off-season boating. Prepare for your next cold-water adventure with the following tips from the Safe Boating Campaign.
February 10, 2021
This blog post is part of a series celebrating the great work of our Safe Boating Campaign partners. Adam Phillip Begley, inventor of the "Handicaptain," will forever remember when his family bought their cottage on Torch Lake, Michigan.
February 4, 2021
The International Boating and Water Safety Summit, to be held May 17-19, 2021, has gone completely virtual and for the first time in 24 years, will be completely free. IBWSS is a global networking and education opportunity for anyone involved in boating and water safety.
January 30, 2021
Join us on May 21, 2021 for Wear Your Life Jacket at Work Day! This fun holiday promotes life jacket awareness and use. There are many different comfortable options that work for your boating activity of choice – hunting, fishing, paddling, or boating!
January 26, 2021
This blog post is part of a series celebrating the great work of our Safe Boating Campaign partners. The Vava’u Volunteer Maritime Response Association (VVMRA) is an incorporated society of the Kingdom of Tonga that assists the Ministry of Police with Search and Rescue Operations. They also handle requests for marine assistance, provide VHF radio watch, and promote water safety education in their community year-round.
January 4, 2021
The International Boating & Water Safety Summit has gone virtual, to be held from May 17-19, 2021.