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Safe Boating for this Fourth of July and Throughout the Summer

RALEIGH, N.C. (June 23, 2008)– With summer officially here and the Fourth of July holiday a couple of weeks away, more Tar Heel residents and visitors will be enjoying recreational boating, including after sunset. Officers with the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will patrol waterways across the state throughout the summer,…


DNR Warns Early Season Anglers About Danger of Cold-Water Shock

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reminds early-season anglers about the danger of cold-water shock and the importance of wearing a life jacket, especially in May and early June. “The shock of a fall into cold water is certainly one of the biggest hazards for early season anglers,” said…


Children Younger Than 13 Must Wear a Life Vest in North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C. – North Carolina law requires children younger than 13 years of age to wear an appropriate life vest whenever they are on a recreational vessel that is underway. “Parents should individually inspect each child’s life vest to see if it is good condition and that it properly fits,”…