The National Coast Guard Museum Association announced that it reached its first $1 million in fundraising to support the planning, construction, and programming of the nation’s first and only National Coast Guard Museum to be built in downtown New London, Conn.
The British marine publication Yachting Monthly published a story on what they describe as: “the cruising sailor’s worst nightmare: there’s nobody on the bridge, the officer ‘on watch’ is in a call center ashore.”
The federal government announced Tuesday that it conditionally approved a $150 million loan guarantee for Cape Wind, the 130-turbine wind farm proposed for Nantucket Sound, off Massachusetts.
Three years ago, North Carolina officials were warning that the Atlantic Ocean will be 39 inches higher by the end of the century, swamping homes on the Outer Banks.
When a boat sinks, that’s typically the end of her because repairs on a sunken boat often cost more than the actual value of the boat.
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