Several U.S. recreational boating associations - including the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), US Superyacht Association (USSA) and Florida Yacht Brokers Association (FYBA) - have collaborated to build a partnership with Colombia in an effort to explore business opportunities and boost recreational boating activities in the area.
As Labor Day weekend approaches and summer comes to a close, it's likely that the waterways may face high amounts of traffic as recreational boaters try to enjoy their last few weeks of warm weather on the water.
Whether a person has grown up on the water their entire life or was just recently introduced to swimming and boating, most people know the importance of wearing a life jacket.
Crane operators will have three additional years to comply with a mandate issued by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, which requires that all crane operators be certified in order to work in their field.
Between sitting inside on a hot summer day or taking a group of friends and family out on the water, most people choose the latter.