Help Turn the Tide on Plastic Pollution on Southampton’s Waterways

Help Turn the Tide on Plastic Pollution on Southampton’s Waterways

Call for volunteers to join community clear up on Southampton’s River Itchin Join the paddle board event to help keep the waterways clean Organised by Southampton International Boat Show in partnership with Planet Patrol Ahead of Southampton International Boat Show, organisers British Marine are calling on volunteers to join a community paddle board event to…

Studland Bay - RYA receive reassurance of moderate management plans

Studland Bay – RYA receive reassurance of moderate management plans

The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) have written to the Royal Yachting Association (RYA) to confirm a conservative approach to the Studland Bay Marine Conservation Zone (MCZ). Future management plans have been confirmed as recognising the value of the area to both recreational boaters, as well as to local marine wildlife. As a result of its…

RYA calls for considered and viable approach to management of Studland Bay

RYA calls for considered and viable approach to management of Studland Bay

The Royal Yachting Association (RYA) has this week published a position statement on the Marine Management Organisation’s (MMO) proposals for Studland Bay in Dorset. The position has been developed by the RYA following meetings and correspondence with local clubs and the MMO. The site was given the status of Marine Conservation Zone (MCZ) in 2019…

British Electric Boatbuilder Enters the Quiet Boating Revolution

British Electric Boatbuilder Enters the Quiet Boating Revolution

British electric boatbuilder, Neva Group, has announced the development of a ground-breaking new range of innovative electric day boats and tenders that have been designed to offer clean and quiet technology without compromising on style and performance. The zero-carbon Pixii™ range is 100% electric and built using recyclable materials to deliver the next generation of…

Inmarsat-backed Row4Ocean’s brave record bid ends but inspirational message is received loud and clear

Inmarsat-backed Row4Ocean’s brave record bid ends but inspirational message is received loud and clear

Supported by Inmarsat, Row4Ocean has been forced to abandon its ambitious attempt to break four ocean rowing world records, but delivery of the team’s inspirational message about the problem of plastic pollution in our oceans continues to gather momentum after a courageous battle in the Atlantic. The team of Patrick Bol, Lewis Knollman, Andrew Ruinoff…

Team Ocean Respect Racing Addresses Marine Debris Issue In Sydney Harbour

Team Ocean Respect Racing Addresses Marine Debris Issue In Sydney Harbour

While preparing for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, the all-female professional sailing team, Ocean Respect Racing, joined forces with Clean Up Australia, the iconic, not-for-profit Australian environmental organization, to raise awareness for how rubbish finds its way into the ocean, and encourage positive behavior change. On Tuesday, team members gathered on Whiting Beach in…

Torqeedo powers GoBoat London

Torqeedo powers GoBoat London

This summer, explore London’s canal waterway with GoBoat London and Torqeedo, the market leader in the fast-growing marine electric propulsion industry. Moored at Paddington Basin, GoBoat London offers Londoners and tourists alike the opportunity to explore London in an exciting new way this summer, by chartering their own electric boat. Sustainability is a core principle…

Çeşme Marina introduces The Mussel Project to cut down on aquatic pollution

Çeşme Marina introduces The Mussel Project to cut down on aquatic pollution

Announced at the Çeşme Marina Season Opening Party, Turkey’s Çeşme Marina is working in cooperation with the Akua Group and Dokuz Eylül University Institute of Marine Sciences and Technology Department of Marine Technology to help clean seawater through the use of mussels. Ceşme Marina are increasing the number of mussels living inside the marina’s waters…