Confident Captain Teams Up With Newport Cooks! to Present "Gourmet in the Galley" Cooking Class Series - May 2012
Whether you own a boat, work on a yacht, are considering buying a boat, or are a frequent guest aboard a friend's yacht, then this series of practical hands-on cooking classes definitely has something to offer you! READ MORE
Gourmet in the Galley is a series of cooking classes for those who enjoy dining and entertaining aboard boats! This four class series covers everything from the prep work to the presentation. Click on the course link below for more information and to register!
(Trade Only Today) The Coast Guard has issued a safety alert urging boaters to check their Mustang Survival PFDs. Mustang Survival is voluntarily recalling all model number MD2010 and MD2012 inflatable PFDs sold in the United States this year. The recall is being issued for the inspection and repair of an inflator installation inconsistency that may prevent some units from fully inflating with carbon dioxide, although oral inflation functions normally. READ MORE
The oceans are in a worse state than previously suspected, according to an expert panel of scientists.
In a new report, they warn that ocean life is "at high risk of entering a phase of extinction of marine species unprecedented in human history".
They conclude that issues such as over-fishing, pollution and climate change are acting together in ways that have not previously been recognised.
The impacts, they say, are already affecting humanity. READ MORE
(Windcheck) The America’s Great Waters Coalition has named Narragansett Bay one of America’s Great Waters, recognizing its ecological, economic and cultural importance to the region. Save The Bay, a non-profit organization dedicated to protecting, restoring and exploring the bay and its watershed, applied for this national designation in 2010.