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  1. Seven Rescued After Being Adrift for Six Days
  2. Safe and Secure
  3. Learn to tie a Bowline
  4. What happened to BoatUS Hurricane emails?
  5. Tragedy in Canada
  6. Tragedy in Ft Myers
  7. Prep for Hurricane
  8. Close Call
  9. Re-boarding Ladder
  10. Inflatable life vest check?
  11. Delivery from Baltimore to N Shore LI- lessons learned
  12. Carbon Monoxide on Hatteras LRC in Marina
  13. Shinnecock Canal RR Bridge Clearance
  14. Fire at Cracker Boy Marina
  15. Stray Electricity in Marinas
  16. Deadly attack on cruising family in Panama
  17. Size questions
  18. Cell phones on Watch
  19. Flares
  20. Pet Safety
  21. Fatal Night Collision
  22. First Aid
  23. Security while at anchor
  24. If you have one of these Igloo coolers...
  25. Fixed Fire Extinguisher for Engine Room?
  26. How to make an emergency towing bridle - USCGA
  27. Dingy and Mounting
  28. Wave height and period: what's "comfortable"?
  29. Wireless cameras on our boat?
  30. Not a good day to be out in Strait of Georgia
  31. Is Wrangell Narrows on your initiatory this summer?
  32. Remember that time......
  33. Safety Improvements
  34. Yaquina Bay bar accident
  35. Onboard Fire Lessons Learned
  36. Cheap LED's a fire hazard?
  37. Man Overboard
  38. Getting Started
  39. cellular boat tracking system
  40. CG LED VHF Interference test...
  41. MOB Alarms 2018
  42. Anyone using an electric scooter?
  43. Ropes/dock lines?
  44. Florida Gulf Coast ICW
  45. Lift or Floating During Hurricane
  46. Want to reduce stair step slipping?
  47. Chesapeake Bay/Potomac River confluence
  48. Custom-made boats
  49. medical emergency call?
  50. Best practice needed...
  51. Safety gear
  52. Safety gear
  53. Vapor Detectors with Blower Control?
  54. LifeSling box
  55. Fixed fire extinguisher inspections
  56. Use AIS net beacon for PFD?
  57. Helping someone out of the water.
  58. Coast Guard warns of inaccurate AIS data
  59. Anyone have a Lifesling?
  60. Lobster Pots in the middle of a channel
  61. Waterborne bacteria
  62. Bad day ...
  63. What is the difference between Standing on and Giving way?
  64. Flares disposal
  65. Key West Crossing
  66. CG, ACOE reestablish nav aids in Little Egg Inlet, NJ
  67. repack the life raft
  68. Boating Classes....
  69. Best Engine Room Ear Protection
  70. Important information about drowning
  71. Uscg rescue training
  72. Gulf Stream crossing comfort
  73. Navionics got it wrong.
  74. Hi Fog anti fire systems
  75. Navionics and Colregs
  76. Dodged a bullet last week!
  77. Collision! What if?
  78. Got the Raft, Now What?
  79. A PFD Can't Save You If You Refuse to Wear Them
  80. Raft or Suits
  81. Diesel Heater Exhaust Hose Connections
  82. Columbia River accident- Wow video
  83. Recreational Fishing Boat Run Over
  84. Time Bomb
  85. Pilot boat accident
  86. Mandatory Life jackets
  87. High water alarm
  88. Safety Balls?
  89. High water alarm ignored.
  90. Expanded Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall
  91. A safe passing, port to port...
  92. Depth sounders and placement
  93. Water Plugs
  94. Books about radar usage
  95. 900 liters of diesel leaked out into the river
  96. Kelp advice?
  97. Question following Hurricane Harvey
  98. Portland Spirit Captain Has License Suspended
  99. Lack of Nav lights
  100. Life Raft Storage Locations
  101. Did weather really cause these and similar accidents?
  102. Emergency Pumps
  103. The perils of Stabilizers
  104. Safety concerns this 4th of July
  105. Life Jackets
  106. Hyannis Ferry slams into jetty
  107. Boat explodes
  108. Shrimp Boat Capsized
  109. Uber president parents in boating accident
  110. Navy Guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain gets hit by fishing boat
  111. Clay Head buoy number 7
  112. Issue With Local Rowing Club
  113. Which type (I, II or III) of life jackets should I buy?
  114. Boat sinks off Port Everglades...no lifejackets
  115. Vision, especially at night
  116. Cellphone use underway, or...
  117. Fouled running gear
  118. Napa River Boat Collision
  119. Who You Going to Call?
  120. Kids & Boats
  121. New Zealand boat certification
  122. Do you have a safety plan of your vessel?
  123. Anchor Dragging Story (long)
  124. System Monitoring / Alarms - Yacht Protector, Smart Hub, Guardian, Monnit
  125. Staying With The Boat And Other Safety Myths
  126. Anyone heard of SEA SENSE Womens Boating School?
  127. Fire Suppression System
  128. A lot of things safety
  129. Fast Flow Pumps (shaft mounted)
  130. engines raw water pump emergency pumping
  131. What's in your ditch bag / go bag?
  132. Looking For A Dual Trumpet Air Horn - Suggestion?
  133. Six Rescued Northeast of Sitka, Alaska
  134. Pan Pan Crewwatcher.com
  135. Record wave
  136. Interesting post on Cruisers Forum
  137. Nordig Tug 37 stability
  138. Day Mark Confusion
  139. Vicious Wake, 1 man down.
  140. Security or te, Pan Pan, Mayday
  141. Ship traffic...
  142. Boating Safety
  143. Boat capsized
  144. Dinghy Ladder
  145. Wind forecast accuracy
  146. Fingers in the winch
  147. boat crash in front of our Marina and 3 boating tragedies in our area
  148. Mission Beach Dive. Unsafe piloting.
  149. Fire Extinguisher question for 38'
  150. Our part in a rescue, Bahamas
  151. Handheld vhf w/gps sufficient?
  152. How well does your cockpit drain?
  153. Chart inaccuracy
  154. Boat handling in following seas
  155. You have just been boarded by the CG.
  156. How many people have tow ropes?
  157. Man overboard alarms?
  158. PFD Light Manual or Automatic
  159. What type/brand of lifejackets should we buy?
  160. Iridium Go Satellite phone
  161. Boaters Missing off Englewood Florida
  162. Training...
  163. CO Alarm Puzzle
  164. Free Mariners eBooks
  165. ICW vigilance!
  166. Wind, weather and seas - how much is too much -advice needed
  167. AIS and relevance to safety
  168. Tug ignores me; I blinked
  169. Windty weather site observations and questions
  170. Fears of a major medical emergency
  171. Breakthrough EPIRB
  172. Carabiner recall.
  173. Zika in the Eastern Caribbean
  174. Got chart table?
  175. Repairs Needed - What to Do
  176. U.S. Navy Brings Back Navigation By The Stars
  177. Will this Replace Flares?
  178. Marine/Radiotelephone Operator in British Columbia?
  179. Headsets for Docking
  180. Anchor dragging software
  181. Agulhas Current
  182. Anchor Choice
  183. Life Rafts..Coastal vs Off Shore?
  184. Carbon Monoxide Deaths
  185. Your local flotsam location
  186. Shark!!
  187. Mississippi
  188. Boater Fined for Excessive Wake
  189. AICW Shoaling
  190. Garmin BlueChart - bridge info
  191. New cruiser- how best to learn?
  192. Running at night
  193. What happened?
  194. single engine maneuvering questions
  195. Close all valves in the harbor?
  196. Boat wake liability
  197. To fly or not to fly?
  198. He says inflateable PFDs suck
  199. Bad day at Salpare Bay Marina
  200. Using Spring Lines
  201. What the ....
  202. A bit of a scare this weekend
  203. Engine room fire extinguisher
  204. Where to get EPIRB Battery Replaced?
  205. Freak waves
  206. LED light to replace flares/visual distress signals
  207. Refloat after Grounding
  208. Man overboard on Lake Michigan
  209. PFDs & Life Jackets
  210. Displaying anchor day shape
  211. Baltimore Key Bridge Accident
  212. Bolivar, Tx. Collision/Fire
  213. Close call - Shaft log split
  214. Hydrostatic PDF Rearm Cycle
  215. "I wasn't paying attention and ran into this wall"
  216. Chart Updates
  217. Nav/Marine Systems Classes for Women?
  218. What kind of sun glasses do you use?
  219. Dinghy Kill Switch
  220. Waked in San Augustine
  221. Sea Trials
  222. Essential tools
  223. COLREGS and Maritime Law
  224. Recall On Kidde Fire Extinguishers
  225. Authority Of The USCG Aux