Sea Watch

Sea Watch
The state of our oceans, rivers and lakes. Southern Boating cares deeply about preserving the environment and the oceans we enjoy so much. Sea Watch has updates on reefs, national parks, conservation, climate and more.

Signs it’s time to head back to shore

Summer brings the perfect conditions for a day out on the water. Whether you’re taking the boat out for a solitary cruise or showing friends...
The wind farm off the shores of Block Island, Rhode Island harnesses wind power for the small island.

Wind Power

Harvesting the Wind: Offshore wind power farms come to America. Man has been utilizing wind power for thousands of years. Sailboats date back to the Roman Empire. Windmills...
sea level rise causes flooding

Sea Levels Rise

Sea levels are rising across the globe, leading to increased concern for the safety of coastal communities and wildlife populations. Sea levels are rising as...
Tsunamis. Tsunami watch, Tsunami Warning, Tsunami Alert, NOAA, earthquake,

The Tsunami Threat

Due to its sheer magnitude and velocity, the tsunami is one of the most destructive forces in nature. From the Japanese words for “harbor...
Global Fishing Watch

Global Fishing Watch

Private citizens now have the means to take action against illegal fishing. Our oceans are under siege from a variety of threats, including the excessive...

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