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 By Boat US    Boating    January 1, 2021

E15 Warning Labels

Survey reveals the warning to avoid putting the wrong fuel in the tank is failing. With the boat in tow, you head to the gas station to fill her up. At the pump you find a fuel prohibited for use in b... Full story

 By Boat US    Boating    March 1, 2017

BoatUS Members Asked To Petition New Administration, Congress To Fix Ethanol Policy

Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) is asking its more than half-million members - and any recreational boat owner concerned with having a safe fuel supply - to petition the Trump ad... Full story

 By AZBW    Boating    August 1, 2016


On July 11, Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) President Margaret Podlich (L) and Government Affairs Manager David Kennedy (R), delivered over 24,000 comments from recreational... Full story

 By WDFW    Wildlife    April 1, 2016

Plant A Tree For Wildlife This Month

April is the month of Arbor Day and Earth Day, and this year both are promoting something we advocate for wildlife habitat -- tree planting. Arbor Day has always been about planting trees, starting in... Full story

 By Boat US    Boating    March 1, 2016

In 2016, BoatUS Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary

In 1966, boaters could buy a new mid-sized cruiser for about $7,000, outboard engines had just surpassed 100 horsepower, and recreational boating was growing on a large scale across America. It was al... Full story

 By WDFW    Wildlife    December 1, 2015

12 Projects Receive State Grants To Restore Puget Sound Shorelines

OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has begun distributing $8.2 million in funding for 12 local projects designed to protect and restore the natural shorelines around... Full story

 By AZGFD    Fishing    October 1, 2015

ADED Lifts Fish Consumption Advisories On Gila River And Rributaries

Sept. 30, 2015 - The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) announced today that it has lifted the consumption advisory for fish caught in the Gila River and its tributaries within and... Full story

 By GCNP    WOOT    September 1, 2015

Gold King Mine Spill

PAGE, AZ – The National Park Service (NPS) has received numerous inquiries from local residents and park visitors regarding the effects of the Gold King Mine spill on waters within Glen Canyon Natio... Full story

 By NMMA    Boating    August 1, 2015

Recreational Boating Industry Turning To Biobutanol As Alternative Biofuel

Engine manufacturers from across the recreational boating industry have identified biobutanol as a suitable and safe alternative biofuel to ethanol, a controversial biofuel due to its damaging... Full story

 By AZGFD    Fishing    August 1, 2015

ADEQ Recommends Limiting Consumption Of Channel Catfish And Largemouth Bass Caught In Bartlett Lake

The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality, in association with the Arizona Game and Fish Department, has issued a fish consumption advisory recommending that people limit consumption of channel... Full story

 By NMMA    Boating    July 1, 2015

Recreational Boating Industry Turning to Biobutanol as Alternative Biofuel

Washington, D.C. – June 17, 2015 – Engine manufacturers from across the recreational boating industry have identified biobutanol as a suitable and safe alternative biofuel to ethanol, a... Full story

 By Boating United    Boating    July 1, 2015


Last week, the EPA held the only public forum on its proposal to raise the ethanol levels in our fuel supply. It was held in the heart of corn country, and no surprise it was decidedly a one-sided... Full story

 By NMMA    Boating    May 15, 2015

NMMA Responds to EPA's Renewable Fuel Standard Mandate Announcement

WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 29, 2015 – Today the EPA released the proposed annual Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) mandates covering 2014, 2015 and 2016 just ahead of the court-ordered June 1 deadline. Th... Full story

 By Boating United    Boating    May 15, 2015

EPA PlansTo Increase Country's Ethanol Mandate

Boating United is the grassroots platform of the recreational boating industry. It is comprised of boating manufacturers, businesses and supporters who share the common goal of protecting and... Full story

 By NMMA    Boating    March 15, 2015

EPA Agrees To Deadline For 2014, 2015 Ethanol Mandates

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 10, 2015 – On Friday, April 10th, the EPA set a November 30th deadline to issue the 2014 and 2015 Renewable Fuel Standard mandates. The announcement comes as a settlement... Full story

 By Boat US    Boating    February 15, 2015

BoatUS Urges Boaters To Speak Up Now

New bipartisan legislation recently introduced would help ensure recreational boaters don't put unsafe fuel in their boats, according to Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS). Rep.... Full story

 By AZBW    Boating    September 15, 2014

Sea-Fire Suppression Systems Give Peace Of Mind

If a fiberglass boat catches on fire, within minutes, it can burn down to the water line. A proper fire protection system is vitally important and should be the first item on any boat owner's safety... Full story

 By BoatUS    Boating    December 15, 2013

BoatUS Speaks Up For Boat Owners At EPA Ethanol Hearings

The blending of ethanol into the nation's gasoline supply was the topic of a hearing held today by the EPA to discuss the 2014 Standards for the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) Program. Last month, EPA released the 2014 proposed standards that reduced... Full story


Responding To Huffington Post Article

The Arizona Game and Fish Department is a pioneer in reducing the amount of lead available in the environment to wildlife species that are particularly susceptible to lead toxicity like the... Full story


Supervisor Johnson Testifies During Federal Hearing on EPA & IRS

Mesa, AZ – Supervisor Buster Johnson took to the podium during the recent Congressional Field Hearing on the overreach of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Environmental Protection Agency... Full story

 By Sandy Lindsey    WOOT    July 15, 2013

Here's A New Way To Combat Mold Odor And Other Unpleasant Smells

Star brite's solution to mold odors and any foul smells is their all-new EPA-approved, patented, super-effective MDG Mold/Mildew Odor Control Systems. For more than 30 years Star brite’s MDG bags... Full story


Recreational Boating Industry Conducting New Department of Energy Funded Research on Alternative Biofuels

WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 5, 2013– Tomorrow, the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) kicks off a third summer season of alternative biofuel testing in an effort to further advance marine engine technology and find an alternative to fue... Full story

 By Tim Bristol    Fishing    May 15, 2013

EPA Watershed Assessment Shows Clear Need For Clean Water Act Protection

Register Your comments with the EPA by 5/31/2013 and qualify for a trip to Bristol Bay. More information is available at www.takeaction.savebristolbay.org/savebristolbay/issues/alert/?alertid=62627501&PROCESS=Take+Action. ANCHORAGE – Sportsmen,... Full story



PAGE, Ariz. — A new Personal Watercraft (PWC) regulation went into effect on January 1, which requires PWC operating on Lake Powell to meet 2006 emission standards established by the Environmental... Full story


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