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YachtWorld Foundation: Why We Started it & Chose SeaKeepers as Beneficiary

Jessica Muffett tells the story of Yachtworld.com’s non-profit arm and its first grant recipient, the International SeaKeepers Society. A favorite chore cruising our sailboat down the Baja coast in 1978 was tying our seven pairs of blue jeans to a…

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Ocean Bound.07.30.2006.Rick Loomislicense to June 2013

What We Know About Garbage Patches

What we know about Garbage Patches
http://marinedebris.noaa.gov/info/patch.html 2011 Japan Tsunami Marine Details
http://marinedebris.noaa.gov/info/japanfaqs.html Marine Debris Tracker App
http://marinedebris.noaa.gov/projects/seamdi.html It’s Time To Stop Trashing Our Oceans, Clean Up Our Oceans Today
http://www.oceanconservancy.org/our-work/marine-debris/ Ocean Concervancy – Trash Free Seas
http://na.oceana.org/en/about-us/what-we-do The threat…

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What can we, as boaters, do?

Sailors for the Sea – From the smallest sailboat to the largest mega-yacht, there are many steps you can take as a boater can take to reduce your environmental impact; here are six big ones. Overboard Discharge- Sewage discharge…

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Nominate a YachtWorld Hero

NOMINATIONS ARE OPEN FOR 2014 HEROES. Every day we hear about boaters and yachtsmen around the world who do service work inspired by their boating life experiences. Do you know someone who shares their joy of boating by making others…

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