The Economic Development Administration (EDA) recently announced they will be disbursing $750 million in American Rescue Plan funds to support travel, tourism, and outdoor recreation economy developme... Read More
NMMA advocates on behalf of its more than 1,300 members to protect and expand the recreational boating industry in the United States, Canada, and around the world. NMMA member companies produce more than 80 percent of the boats, engines, trailers, marine accessories, and gear used by millions of boaters in North America.
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Last week, an ordinance prohibiting boaters from engaging in activities that create “excessive wakes” was passed by the Kootenai County Commission. After three months of public hearings, amendments, a... Read More
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Office of National Marine Sanctuaries recently announced the designation of the Wisconsin Shipwreck Coast National Marine Sanctuary. The ar... Read More
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently announced that more than $4 million in grant funding will be awarded to 23 communities throughout the state to boost recreational boating. The fu... Read More
A bill that would have banned boats weighing more than 5,000 pounds from towing on a section of the Willamette River failed to pass the Oregon legislature on the last day of the session. The measure -... Read More