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Jellyfish Sting? BEST Treatment Tips!

Jellyfish : Purple-striped Jelly (Chrysaora Colorata)

At any time during the year and in every ocean, swimmers and divers encounter jellyfish. They come in a variety of shapes and colors, from translucent to vibrant colors like pink, yellow, purple, and even luminescent. They range in size …

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Finding the Right Boatyard

Photo by Rosie Burr

Hauling your boat out of the water can be a nerve wracking experience. Finding the right yard for the job is imperative. Some yards have wonderful facilities but not the technical support you require, some have the skilled labor but …

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Hurricane Safety Tips for Boaters

And a photo by Fatty of wrecks from Hurricane Hugo in Culebra, Puerto Rico in 1989.

The good news is that we have a ton of historical weather data on hurricanes.  The bad news, much of this data is now worthless. Global warming is rewriting the book. And climate scientists are divided—not on global warming—but on …

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Top Tips to Make your Boat FUEL EFFICIENT

Note how the leading edge of the bow thruster is bulged out slightly to get better waterflow across the aperture. Photo By Roger Marshall

You filled up at the fuel dock, spent the day water skiing, trolling slowly, or cruising and just got back to the dock, whereupon, you looked at the fuel gauge. The tank is almost empty. In fact, had you spent …

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Trends in Power Catamaran Boat Design

Artist’s impression of the proposed power trimaran. Photos courtesy of Gold Coast Yachts

Charter operators, sports fishermen and ferry owners prioritize function and bottom line when choosing a power catamaran boat. When finding out what’s new in this arena, there’s no one better to ask than the team at Gold Coast Yachts in …

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