DNR set to plunge into water trails across Michigan

All across this Great Lakes State, there are trails for hikers and bikers, off-road vehicle riders, snowmobilers and equestrians. For each of these pursuits, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources plays a big role in providing appropriate places for participants in these outdoor recreation activities to enjoy their passions. Michigan has trails for boaters and […]

Race Retractable Propulsion System (RPS).

In addition to structural engineering of Reichel/Pugh designed yachts, R/P also offers engineering design services to companies in the shipbuilding industry and beyond. Reichel/Pugh recently partnered with Shipmotion Group to provide composite engineering support for their newly-developed Race Retractable Propulsion System (RPS). Reichel/Pugh engineers worked directly with the composite builder Isotop Composite to create a […]

Police Investigate Boat Explosion

Maryland Natural Resources Police officers investigated a boat explosion and a jet ski accident, arrested a motorist carrying drugs and loaded guns, and charged an unlicensed fishing guide in recent cases. The investigation continues into a boat explosion and fire in St. Mary’s County Sunday afternoon that left two people injured. Officers responded to the […]

Natural Resources Police respond to multiple boating accidents

DOVER – During the two-week period Aug. 1-14, DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police marine patrols statewide investigated seven boating accidents and issued numerous boating safety-related citations to help keep Delaware waterways safer for boaters. On Aug. 13, Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police conducting a routine vessel safety and fisheries compliance check cited […]

Usafe Lifering

This horse shoe looking object is actually a motorized lifesaver! Throw the USafe in the water it can be directed directly to the person in distress by the remote control. The USafe has two jets I guess that propel the device and its steered by the control unit. Watch the video below. Then operator then […]

Maryland Awarded $350,000 for Pumpout Boats and Stations

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources has been awarded more than $350,000 for the installation and maintenance of marine sewage pumpout stations across the state. The funding will go toward existing pumpouts as well as support pumpout boats operated by the City of Annapolis, the Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy and the West and Rhode Riverkeeper. “This […]