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Seven Tips to Boat Safely on the Fourth of July


Fourth of July weekend is one of the busiest boating holidays of the year, with thousands expected to cruise to on-the-water fireworks shows and participate in large group raft-ups at popular boating hotspots across the nation.

All that fun may come with some additional risk this year as 415,000 first-time boat owners learn to navigate crowded waterways.

To help keep boaters safe, the Water Sports Foundation offers seven tips to help keep you safe this holiday weekend and beyond.



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