Safety Is Paramount When You’re Out On A Boat
April 15, 2012
Temperatures are warming up, and that means more people will be taking to Arizona’s waterways for boating fun in the sun.
While a day on the water offers relaxation and recreation, safe-boating practices are key to enjoying your outing.
The most important thing to do when on the water is to be “situationally aware,” said Kevin Bergersen, state boating law administrator with the Arizona Game and Fish Department. That means know what is going on around you, and that conditions on the water can change quickly.
“In high winds, rough conditions, stormy weather and at night, break out the...