Promoting Safe and Enjoyable Boating in Alaska
- The Alaska Office of Boating Safety is accepting nominations for Alaska Boating Safety Educator of the Year Award. Nominees should be a person or group who has made significant contributions to, and/or demonstrated outstanding performance in boating safety education during the year. Nominations (500 words or less) should be sent to email@example.com or 550 West 7th Avenue, Suite 1380, Anchorage, Alaska 99501 and due by December 31, 2013.
- Ahoy, mateys! US to stop printing nautical charts
WASHINGTON (AP) ó The federal government is going into uncharted waters, deep-sixing the giant paper nautical charts that it has been printing for mariners for more than 150 years.
For more information or questions. Frequently asked questions
- The Alaska Office of Boating Safety is offering Alaska Water Wise, a boating course designed for Alaskans, December 7, 2013 in Kodiak, Alaska from 9am-6pm. This eight-hour course is approved by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) and recognized by the U.S. Coast Guard. The course satisfies most states boating safety education requirements and may even qualify boaters for boat insurance discounts. For more information contact Joe McCullough at (907) 269-8704 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Kids Donít Float School Program reaches 100,000 participants
- The Navigation Rules of the Road reference guide.
- What do you need to carry on your boat to be legal in Alaska? The Alaska Requirements Summary, is a quick reference guide for boaters.