Army Corps approves plan that aims to reduce Florida algae blooms
Earlier this month Governor Rick Scott declared a State of Emergency over the Lake Okeechobee algae bloom.
Boats Damaged In The Wake Of Tropical Storm Colin (VIDEO)
Several boats broke free, sank, or smashed into a pier on Anna Maria Island after Tropical Storm Colin reached Florida Monday night. An initial estimate put damage at about $10,000.
Cruising With The Chilbergs: Two Cruising Worlds (BLOG)
Life changes when you head down-island, and I think Robert Frost may have said it best: “In a world of fugitives, the one going in the right direction appears to be running away.”
Cruising With The Chilbergs: Fear, Phobia, And Floating (BLOG)
Every time I set off on a long cruise I am anxious and, if I am honest, I’m somewhat panicked. What if something breaks? It will. What if plans don’t go as I thought? They won’t. So, Why go? Simple.
Campbells' Quest: The Florida Fight For Anchoring Rights (BLOG)
For those of you heading to and from Florida, here's an update as of today, March 31, 2016, with the new current and upcoming prohibitions.
Governor Rick Scott To Weigh In On Florida Anchoring
The bill now goes to Gov. Rick Scott for his signature. Starting yesterday, he has seven days to sign or veto it. If he signs the measure, it will take effect July 1.
Broward And Miami-Dade Counties Add Anchoring Restrictions
The Florida House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly, 105-12, on Friday to adopt a bill that would restrict anchoring at five locations in Broward and Miami-Dade counties from a half hour after sunset until a half hour before sunrise.
Amendment To Gulf Coast Anchoring Restriction Does Not Pass In Florida
The amendment, proposed by Rep. Matt Caldwell, Republican from Lee County, would have added Crab Island in Choctawhatchee Bay in Okaloosa County to the list.
Florida Marine Flea Market Runs Through The Weekend
The gates opened at 9 a.m. as the 26-acre parking lot of the casino at U.S. Route 1 and Pembroke Road once again became a nautical swap shop.
Pensacola's Bahia Mar Marina Acquired By MarineMax
The Bahia Mar is a full-service marina with a 50-ton Travelift, a working boatyard, and large dry storage, located on the Bayou Chico Channel.