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Monday, November 27, 2017

Michigan’s first look at new 2018 boat designs, technology, and styling will be in early January at the Lansing Boat Show in Downtown Lansing. Celebrating its 20th year, the Boat Show offers boating enthusiasts a nice break from the winter weather with over 40 manufacturers represented by up to 10 Michigan boat dealers.

tags: Boat Show, Inland Boating, Lake St. Clair

Monday, November 27, 2017

The perfect oasis for escaping frigid winter temperatures this January, the Progressive® Insurance Chicago Boat, RV & Sail Show® returns to McCormick Place, 2301 South Lake Shore Drive, January 10–14, 2018. This mega show features over 600 power and sailboats and 125 RVs on display for attendees to view, board, and

tags: Boat Show, Lake Michigan

Friday, November 24, 2017

The new EP CARRY Motor system is the only one designed just for small craft such as dinghies, tenders, row boats, and fishing skiffs. EP CARRY delivers quiet, safe, efficient electric power with unique, patented features for control, comfort, and safety. Small boats are different; they’re lighter and more unstable, with

tags: Engines, Environmental Impact

Friday, November 24, 2017

Freedom Boat Club is the oldest and largest boat club in the United States with greater than 17,000 members, over 1600 boats and 148+ locations across the United States and Canada. The Lake Erie franchise of Freedom Boat Club has three locations in Rocky River, Huron and Catawba Island (and a 4th location to be announced in January).

tags: Lake Erie, Boat Club, Events, Great Lakes

Thursday, November 23, 2017

New York Sea Grant, in partnership with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, has announced the New York Great Lakes Ecosystem Education Exchange program, also known as NYGLEEE, for K-12 teachers and environmental educators. This program provides hands-on, experiential learning opportunities focused on Great

tags: Education

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

The Great Lakes Sea Grant Network has released a comprehensive and coordinated outreach and education report on Asian carp in the region. The document includes information on carp life history, movement and behavior, monitoring, control, ecosystem impacts and gaps in current knowledge that need to be addressed further. “These

tags: Environmental Impact, Fishing, Lake Erie

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

The Great Lakes Sea Grant Network has released a comprehensive report on Asian carp in the Great Lakes region. New York Sea Grant coastal education and fisheries specialists contributed to development of the Education and Outreach on Asian Carp report that includes information on carp life history, movement and behavior, monitoring,

tags: Environmental Impact, Fishing, Lake Ontario

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Carved Lake Art is passionate about providing gifts and heirloom quality wood art to boating and nautical lovers. Inspired by the love of the water, Carved Lake Art creates 3D laser-cut depth charts of the lakes and oceans of the world. From Long Lake to Lake Michigan to the Gulf of Mexico, Carved Lake Art most likely has your

by: Charles Maskaluk, Owner

tags: Furniture

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

BRIG, the world’s largest manufacturer of rigid inflatable boats (RIBS) is making waves in the US. Now, dealers have the opportunity to come on board and share in the success of the global behemoth in the RIB market. The top selling RIB brand in Europe, acclaimed for its aerospace pedigree, innovation and commitment to R&D

tags: Inflatable Boats

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Whether it’s the nauseating effects of motion sickness from travel, vertigo, or virtual reality that’s holding you back, you will now feel confident to stay in forward motion with the Reliefband® wearable wristband. As a proven, effective, drug-free solution for nausea, retching, and vomiting, the Reliefband wearable

tags: Clothing & Shoes

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