Category Archives: Enjoying Your Time on the Water

Teaching Kids Green Boating

If the environment is important to you, chances are you’ve already thought about what state it will be in for the next generation. But have you also considered how the next generation will care for it? Conservation and respect for … Continue reading

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5 Summer Boating Safety Tips

It’s officially warm enough that boaters all over the country can start enjoying time on the water again. That means making memories and having fun, but it also means it’s a good time to remember how to keep everyone safe … Continue reading

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Reminder: Practice Green Boating on Memorial Day Weekend

For many of us, Memorial Day Weekend marks the beginning of our summer. The kids are out of the school, the temperature is a little warmer than it was a month ago, and you finally have the perfect excuse to … Continue reading

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Practicing Green Fishing and Eating Sustainable Seafood

It’s no surprise that fishing is a favorite past time for many avid boaters. One of the best reasons to get up early in the morning is to take the boat out and catch the night’s dinner. Gathering around the … Continue reading

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Why Should You Use Green Sunscreen?

Whether you’re spending a day on the boat or staying on land, wearing sunscreen whenever you’re outdoors is a must. Wearing sunscreen regularly can help prevent skin cancer and keeps your skin looking younger for longer. But wait! Before you … Continue reading

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Getting Your Boat Ready for the Water

While some parts of the country actually had snow this week, it is officially spring. Hopefully that means boaters all over will soon be able to get back in the water. As you’re pulling your boat out of winter storage … Continue reading

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5 Facebook Pages for Boaters

Last week we shared some of our favorite Facebook pages for green companies and organizations. This week we’re taking a closer look at our favorite pastime: boating! Be sure to make your way over to these pages and give them a … Continue reading

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Once You Get to the Water

Once You Get to the Water Whether you moor your boat at a marina, keep it at your place on the water, or haul it to a boat ramp there are a few things to keep in mind before you … Continue reading

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Heading Out On The Water – After You Leave The Grocery Store

Heading Out On The Water – After You Leave The Grocery Store AFTER YOU LEAVE THE STORE                        Like most boaters who are heading out for the day or longer, now that you are stocked with groceries it is … Continue reading

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