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11990
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Starting May 1, 2010, North Carolina boaters must meet the requirements of the Boating Safety Education Law which was passed by the North Carolina General Assembly. The program is directed at individuals younger than twenty-six years who will be operating vessels powered by a ten horsepower or greater motor on a public waterway.
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16844
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Smith presents boating tips on how to enjoy an outing on water and be safe at the same time.
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Coastwatch (NoCar QH 91 A1 N62x), Vol. Issue , Spring 2012, p30-33, il Periodical Website
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26491
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Despite the increasing number of registered boats, the number of fatalities from recreational boating is continually decreasing due to the use of personal flotation devices.
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Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 24 Issue (27) 8, Aug 1980, p14
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26517
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Starting January 1981, new mandatory visual distress signals will go into effect for boaters in coastal waters and on the high seas. All boats, regardless of size will be required to carry readily accessible flares, lights, smoke signals, and flags.
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Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 24 Issue (27) 10, Oct 1980, p3
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26576
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The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission’s Division of Boating program is training 85,000 junior high school students on the importance of boater safety across the state.
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Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 28 Issue 2, Feb 1981, p8
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26682
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Thousands of boats are registered in North Carolina and towed to lakes and rivers. However, many boaters use inadequate trailers and hitches for their boats, or neglect maintenance of these items. By using common sense and spending extra money, boaters can safely trailer their vessels and prevent accidents.
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Friend of Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 32 Issue 3/4, May/Aug 1985, p13, il
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11122
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Boating is a popular activity in North Carolina. Joyner provides tips on towing and launching a boat for maximum safety.
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32324
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North Carolina has a large and expanding population of boats, many of which are manufactured in the state. As the boating industry brings in more visitors and boating competitions, the state’s boating safety laws are expanding to prevent fatalities.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 27 Issue 8, Aug 1969, p24-36, il, por