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VIDEO feature - SLV Storage brings much needed facilities to regional boaters

Portsmouth, RI. - Bill Haynie, known in the yacht racing community as the skipper of a well campaigned Gunboat 60 sailing...

VIDEO Feature - Newport Annual Holiday Harbor Lights Illuminated Boat Parade

Newport Yacht Club Kicked Off the Holiday Season with the 2017 Annual Holiday Harbor Lights Illuminated Boat Parade.  ...

Bluewater technology helps Volvo Ocean Race save water and cut plastic in Cape Town

Around half a million single-use plastic bottles will be avoided during the Volvo Ocean Race’s Cape Town stopover thanks to...

Leg 2 Lisbon to Cape Town - FINISHED

MAPFRE, the Spanish-flagged team led by skipper Xabi Fernández has won Leg 2 of the Volvo Ocean Race, a 7,000 nautical mile...

2017 Annual Holiday Harbor Lights Illuminated Boat Parade

Newport to Kick Off the Holiday Season at the Annual Holiday Harbor Lights Illuminated Boat Parade Fri., Nov. 24, 2017 —...

MAPFRE takes the lead! Leg 2 Volvo Ocean Race

Temperatures falling as race heats up "Cold, wet, and no escape..." An apt description of conditions in the South Atlantic...

THE AMERICA'S CUP CLASS AC75 BOAT CONCEPT REVEALED

An exciting new era in America’s Cup racing has been unveiled today as the concept for the AC75, the class of boat to be...

Caribbean Comeback-Update 11/20/17

Your Guide to the Restoration of the Caribbean  After a strong hit by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, the Caribbean Islands are...

Christmas Returns to the Newport Mansions

(Newport, RI) – Christmas at the Newport Mansions, an annual celebration that delights visitors and helps to create...

RIMTA Annual meeting recap

RIMTA 2017 Annual Meeting Conanicut Yacht Club Jamestown, RI What a treat to get to be apart of honoring and recognizing...

US Watercraft, LLC Public Auction-SOLD

Public Auction-Update 11/14/2017

RI Fishing Report - November 9, 2017

Local Fishing Reports from On the Water Pair of black fish caught by Frances Fleet. (On the Water) The Frances Fleet,...

The Last Straw: Fighting to End Plastic Pollution

You've Been Challenged- the Movement to #StopSucking Did you know here in the United States we use 500 million plastic...

Seagrass Meadows: The Most Undervalued Marine Species

How much do you know about the marine powerhouse that is seagrass? Everyone knows the flashy, beautiful coral reef but...

Sailors for the Sea: 25 Steps to Clean Regattas

How clean is your regatta? 1. Assemble a Green Team Having an effective Green Team should be the first thing you...

The Ghost Gear Fishing Phenomenon

Imagine a loose fishing net that gets stuck at the depths of the ocean, catching fish and their predators repeatedly with no...

RIMTA Speaker Series Kicks off Season with Non-Profit Panel

RIMTA kick starts a speaker series on environment and marine industry business with panel featuring Clean Ocean Access,...

Volvo Ocean Race-Leg 2

Accelerating out of Madeira  Leg 2 – Position Report The high speeds continue, with winds over 25 knots pushing the fleet...

Newport Re-Uses Initiative In Full Effect

About- The City of Newport recognizes that single-use plastic bags greatly impact our community by creating litter on our...

Newport Historical Society Lecture

Author Rebecca Fraser

Rhode Island Beach Clean Ups

Get involved with Clean Ocean Access!  Check out Clean Ocean Access' opportunities to get involved throughout December!  ...

The Mysterious Incident Onboard SS Ourang Medan

The mysterious and untimely demise of the SS Ourang Medan crew... Out of all the stories of ghost ships out there, the...

Jamestown, RI Follows Suit in Plastic Bag Ban

September 18, 2017: Jamestown, RI Town Council Votes to Ban Plastic Bags as of Earth Day 2018 After much debate, it looks...

Clean Ocean Access Water Reports Show Elevated Bacteria Levels

Week of October 26, 2017: Water Quality Needs Improvement In a great effort by citizen science volunteers, water quality...

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