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StaffStaff The New England Boating staff comprises various award-winning professional boating photographers and writers, most of whom also contribute to national and regional boating publications and media outlets.
Recent Articles by Staff
The Fred Bully Project The Fred Bully Project

By David Nathan Palmer Turning a derelict sailboat into a mini harbor launch. One day after a big storm in the fall of 2006, I came to work at the Nantucket Boat Basin and discovered the hull of a...

» January 17th, 2012
Scenes from the East Lyme, CT, Cardboard Boat Challenge Scenes from the East Lyme, CT, Cardboard Boat Challenge

As reported in TheDay.com, students, faculty and staff participated in the 16th Annual East Lyme High School Cardboard Boat Challenge on Wednesday, January 11. Each year, students in the school’s Engineering and pre-Engineering classes build and race cardboard boats...

» January 17th, 2012
Sign Up Now for Shallow-Water Striper University Sign Up Now for Shallow-Water Striper University

The 2012 Shallow Water Striper University will be held February 18 and 19 at the Sheraton Airport Motor Inn in Warwick, Rhode Island. The 2-day seminar features top local fishermen who will reveal how to find and catch striped...

» January 17th, 2012
Coast Guard Ends Search For Plane and Crew Coast Guard Ends Search For Plane and Crew

The U.S. Coast Guard has ended their search for the missing aircraft and its two-person crew off Brewster, Mass., Sunday. The two people aboard the small aircraft were located deceased by a Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from...

» January 16th, 2012
Thirty Dolphins Stranded on Cape Cod Thirty Dolphins Stranded on Cape Cod

Boston.com: A team of about 35 people worked to rescue about 30 dolphins that were stranded on Cape beaches today. The rescue teams included volunteers and workers from the New England Aquarium and the International Fund for Animal Welfare....

» January 16th, 2012
Disabled Vessel Towed to Gloucester, MA Disabled Vessel Towed to Gloucester, MA

Multiple Coast Guard crews assisted a disabled fishing vessel and safely delivered it to Gloucester, Massachusetts, at approximately 12:30 p.m. Friday. The four-person crew of the 75’ stern trawler Bulldog used their radio to contact watchstanders at the Coast...

» January 16th, 2012
CT Governor Pushes for Aquaculture Increase CT Governor Pushes for Aquaculture Increase

Stamford Advocate: Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy wants to see abandoned urban warehouses converted into fish-growing facilities, raising restaurant-ready tilapia and catfish. But the governor indicated Tuesday that he may not budget more funding to expand farm-related vocational programs...

» January 16th, 2012
Coast Guard Searching for Plane Off MA Coast Coast Guard Searching for Plane Off MA Coast

The U.S. Coast Guard and Coast Guard Auxiliary are searching for a small aircraft after receiving a report the aircraft may be in distress in the vicinity of Dennis, Mass., and Yarmouth, Mass., Sunday. The Federal Aviation Administration contacted...

» January 15th, 2012
Guilford, CT, Land Trust Receives Land Donation Guilford, CT, Land Trust Receives Land Donation

A North Branford, Connecticut, man has donated 17 acres, including part of the Branford River headwaters, to the Guilford Land Conservation Trust. The property lies between Route 80 and open space on County Road purchased by the Town of...

» January 14th, 2012
Coast Guard Tows Disabled Vessel to Portsmouth, New Hampshire Coast Guard Tows Disabled Vessel to Portsmouth, New Hampshire

A New Jersey-based U.S. Coast Guard crew is en route to tow a disabled New Bedford, Mass., fishing boat to port after it became disabled more than 20 miles southeast of Portsmouth, N.H., Thursday. The four-person crew of the...

» January 13th, 2012