NMMA supports efforts to improve our nation’s crumbling infrastructure and urge Congress and the Administration to consider infrastructure projects that benefit recreation and our waterways as part of a comprehensive package, from dredging to marinas to boat ramps to AIS management.


  • We support a gas tax increase so long as the increased funds are properly attributed to the Sport Fish Restoration and Boating Trust Fund.
  • Reforms to ACOE permitting are needed to increase efficiencies.
  • The industry stands ready to support public-private partnerships on federal recreation sites and waterways to promote better access.