December 30, 2009
News
Melissa Townsend

Man engulfed in flames on houseboat

A man received extensive third-degree burns after most of his body was engulfed in flames on a houseboat at Gold Coast City Marina, Australia.
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December 28, 2009
News
Nat Levy

Liveaboards facing `end of days'

More than a decade ago, island resident Craig Spencer had to choose between his home and his art.
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December 26, 2009
News
Brian Hicks

About the geodesic dome in the Ashley River ...

Roger Drowne has been hanging around Charleston's waterways for several months enjoying the view and freedom of his houseboat -- well, house-geodesic-
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December 24, 2009
News

Homeland Security boating funds outlined

In the Dec. 18 Federal Register, the Department of Homeland Security outlined spending on recreational boating safety projects, programs and activitie
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December 22, 2009
News

Arizona State Parks: A System on its Deathbed?

Proposed budget adjustments that are on the table at the special session of the Arizona State Legislature will cut more than $9 million of Parks funds
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December 21, 2009
News
Sam Cook

Guides say cost of Coast Guard plan is too steep

Fishing guides on many lakes across northern Minnesota would have to be fingerprinted and spend up to $1,300 on federal exams to help their clients ca
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December 18, 2009
News

ABYC offers certification-course discounts

The American Boat and Yacht Council is offering yacht association/society members, owners, captains and crew of large yachts a $200 discount on all AB
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December 15, 2009
News

Genmar Yacht president optimistic about sale

The president of the Pulaski, Wis.-based Genmar Yacht group says he's confident the business - which produces Carver and Marquis yachts - will find a
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December 14, 2009
News

Garmin says 4Q earnings meet expectations

Navigation-product manufacturer Garmin said its fourth quarter through Black Friday was in line with expectations in terms of margins, the number of u
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December 11, 2009
News

NMMA opposes EPA's emissions ruling

Earlier this week, Environmental Protection Agency administrator Lisa Jackson announced that carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions pose a
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December 10, 2009
News

Florida marine flea market set for February

The Palm Beach Marine Flea Market and Seafood Festival is set for Feb. 26-28 at the Palm Beach Kennel Club in West Palm Beach, Fla.
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December 09, 2009
News
Mike Pound

Life isn't a houseboat in Florida

When I was young and single, I knew exactly what I wanted to do with my life. I wanted to live on a houseboat somewhere in Florida, just like Travi
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December 07, 2009
News
Alice Logan, Daily Mail

Property abroad: Venice house boats

Venice might be sinking, but you can still live happily on the water.
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December 04, 2009
News
Matt White

Firefighters fight to save sinking houseboat

Firefighters have had to pump around 7,000 litres of seawater per minute out of a houseboat which began to sink in Bembridge Harbour Thursday morning.
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December 02, 2009
News

EPA expects to eventually green-light E15

The Environmental Protection Agency said it would probably increase the amount of ethanol that gasoline retailers could blend into ordinary fuel to 15
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December 01, 2009
News

NMAA schedules free webinars

The National Marine Manufacturers Association announced it is offering two free webinars.
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