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  • National Recreation and Park Association
    National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) is the leading non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of public parks, recreation and conservation. Our work draws national focus to the far-reaching impact of successes generated at the local level. Leveraging their role in conservation, health and wellness, and social equity to improve their communities NRPA's members of park and recreation professionals and citizen advocates are more than 47,000 strong and represent public spaces in urban communities, rural settings and everything in between.
    http://www.nrpa.org/
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  • National Safe Boating Council - NSBC
    The NSBC is the foremost coalition for the advancement and promotion of safer boating through education. The NSBC presently has a membership of over 330 U.S. and Canadian organizations, all with an interest in boating safety and education. The NSBCís mission is to be the foremost coalition to advance and promote a safer recreational boating experience through education, outreach and training. Bristow, Virginia
    http://www.safeboatingcouncil.org/
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  • National Sea Grant Office
    Sea Grant's mission is to enhance the practical use and conservation of coastal, marine and Great Lakes resources in order to create a sustainable economy and environment. Environmental stewardship, long-term economic development and responsible use of Americaís coastal, ocean and Great Lakes resources are at the heart of Sea Grantís mission. A network of 33 Sea Grant programs in the coastal US States and territories carries out this mission through research, extension and education activities.
    http://seagrant.noaa.gov/
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  • National Waterways Conference Inc.
    Works to ensure the wisest management of America's waterways. By promoting a greater understanding of the public value of the nation's waterways, the Conference garners support for fair and even-handed Federal waterways policies.
    http://www.waterways.org/
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  • National Women's Sailing Association
    Dedicated to enriching the lives of women and girls through education and access to the sport of sailing. The mission of the organization is to provide opportunities for women to learn and enhance their sailing skills and have fun and meet others at the same time. Based in Peabody, Massachusetts
    http://www.womensailing.org/
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  • NMCA :: National Marine Charter Association
    The National Marine Charter Association (NMCA) provides a unified and effective voice for the full spectrum of over 40,000 companies in the marine charter industry. Marine charters who provide sailing, fishing, diving, ecotours, water transportation, bareboats, and other excursion vessels up to 150 passengers are represented in NMCA, a national non-profit organization fully representative of their interests.
    http://www.marinecharter.org/
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  • NMEA - National Marine Electronics Association
    The National Marine Electronics Association (NMEA) is the unifying force behind the entire marine electronics industry, bringing together all aspects of the industry for the betterment of all in our business. Severna Park, Maryland
    http://www.nmea.org/
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  • Passenger Vessel Association
    The Passenger Vessel Association (PVA) is a dynamic trade organization focused on the issues and concerns most relevant to owners and operators of passenger vessels, manufacturers of maritime-related products and services, and other service companies dedicated to achieving a common goal...working to develop a superior business environment for all. PVA is dedicated to promoting the interests and the economic well-being of U.S. passenger vessel owners and operators, while promoting safety and a secure maritime operating environment for passengers, crew and the public at-large. Alexandria, Virginia
    http://www.passengervessel.com/
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  • Personal Watercraft Industry Association
    The Personal Watercraft Industry was created to bring together companies that manufacture personal watercraft (PWC) in order to promote safe and responsible operation of personal watercraft and work with federal, state and local agencies which have regulatory responsibilities for recreational boating. PWIA has a simple mission: ensuring that personal watercraft and personal watercraft users are treated fairly when local, state, and federal government officials consider boating regulations.
    http://www.pwia.org/
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  • Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation
    Our mission is to implement an informed, consensus-based national outreach strategy that will increase participation in recreational angling and boating and protecting, conserving, and restoring this nation's aquatic natural resources.
    http://www.rbff.org/
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  • Sail America
    Boat Shows, Learning to Sail, Sailing Association. At Sail America sailboat shows, you will discover everything from new boats and accessories for sale, to hands-on seminars that address a wealth of topics.
    http://www.sailamerica.com/
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  • Sailability Homepage
    An organisation facilitating sailing for everyone, regardless of age or ability. Sailability World Inc. operates in numerous countries throughout the world, through activities at 350 local Sailability clubs. Sailability is a "not for profit", volunteer-based organisation which, through the activity of sailing, enriches the lives of people with any type of disability, the elderly, the financially and socially disadvantaged.
    http://www.sailability.org/
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  • Sails for Sustenance
    Dedicated to recycling sails donated in the U.S. by providing them to subsistence fishermen of Haiti. Coral Gables, Florida
    http://sailsforsustenance.org/
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  • Sea Scouts / BSA Home Page
    Sea Scouting is organized to promote better citizenship and to improve members' boating skills and knowledge through instruction and practice in water safety, boating skills, outdoor, social, and service experiences, and knowledge of our maritime heritage. Part of the Boy Scouts of America, one of the nation's largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. The BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness.
    http://www.seascout.org/
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  • SEA Semester
    Study Abroad with SEA Semester: Ocean Science & Sailing Program - Nautical, Maritime, & Oceanography Studies. SEA offers college level semester at sea, high school, and teacher programs focusing on oceanography, maritime studies, marine biology, sailing tall ships, and the environmental study of oceans. Sea Education Association is an internationally recognized leader in undergraduate ocean education. For 40 years and more than one million nautical miles, we have educated students about the world's oceans through our fully accredited study abroad program, SEA Semester. SEA is based on Cape Cod in the oceanographic research community of Woods Hole, Massachusetts.
    http://www.sea.edu/
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  • Sea Shepherd Conservation Society
    Established in 1977, Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (SSCS) is an international non-profit, marine wildlife conservation organization. Our mission is to end the destruction of habitat and slaughter of wildlife in the world's oceans in order to conserve and protect ecosystems and species. Sea Shepherd uses innovative direct-action tactics to investigate, document, and take action when necessary to expose and confront illegal activities on the high seas. By safeguarding the biodiversity of our delicately balanced ocean ecosystems, Sea Shepherd works to ensure their survival for future generations. Friday Harbor, Washington
    http://www.seashepherd.org/
    (Added: Tue Jan 06 2015) - Report this link as bad!
  • Shipbuilders Council of America
    SCA is the national trade association representing U.S. shipbuilders, ship repairers and the shipyard supplier base in Washington, D.C. SCA's team of issue and industry experts advocate on behalf of the industry before the Congress and the Executive Branch, as well as provide SCA members with in-depth analysis on regulations, legislation and budgets impacting the domestic shipbuilding and ship repair industry.
    https://shipbuilders.org/
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  • Singlehanded Sailing Society
    The Singlehanded Sailing Society provides a forum where sailors and others interested in the sport of singlehanded sailing can share their ideas and experiences. It is the intent of the SSS to make it possible for such sailors to compete in seaworthy sailing vessels of various types and designs on a fair and equitable basis. The Society organizes seven regular annual races in and around the San Francisco Bay. In addition to the races organized by the Society, each year the SSS sponsors lectures and educational seminars to promote safe shorthanded racing and cruising, and to help prepare interested skippers for the challenge of the long distance races sponsored by the Society.
    http://www.sfbaysss.org/
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  • SNAME - Society of Naval Architects & Marine Engineers
    The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers was organized in 1893, to advance the art, science, and practice of naval architecture, shipbuilding and marine engineering. For over a century members have included commercial and governmental practitioners, students, and educators of naval architecture, shipbuilding, and marine and ocean engineering. SNAME encourages the exchange and recording of information, sponsors applied research, offers career guidance, supports education, and enhances the professional status and integrity of its membership. Alexandria, Virginia
    http://www.sname.org/
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  • Soba Website
    States Organization for Boating Access is an organization devoted to the acquisition, development, and administration of public recreational boating facilities nationwide. SOBA provides a forum for the exchange of views,ideas, concepts and experiences related to all aspects of recreational boating facilities.
    http://www.sobaus.org/
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  • Society of Accredited Marine Surveyors (SAMS)
    SAMS is intended to be an organization of Professional Marine Surveyors who have come together to promote the good image and general well being of their chosen profession. Accredited Marine Surveyors are expected to follow a course of continuing education to maintain their accreditation. Members are guided by a code of ethics and are encouraged to participate in other organizations relative to the marine field. Jacksonville, Florida
    http://www.marinesurvey.org/
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  • Society of Marine Consultants
    To foster and advance the professionalism and integrity of its Members and to publish educational materials and to conduct educational events of interest to its Members and the general marine industry.
    http://www.marineconsultants.org/
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  • Superyacht Builders Association
    SYBAss unites and represents the world's leading builders of large yachts. We emphasise the unique values these companies offer owners and their business environment, and enhance cooperation between the yards. Based in Monaco
    http://www.sybass.org/
    (Added: Fri Dec 14 2012) - Report this link as bad!
  • Tennessee Valley Authority Home Page
    The Tennessee Valley Authority, a corporation owned by the U.S. government, provides electricity for 9 million people in parts of seven southeastern states at prices below the national average. TVA, which receives no taxpayer money and makes no profits, also provides flood control, navigation and land management for the Tennessee River system and assists utilities and state and local governments with economic development. TVA has renewed its vision to help lead the Tennessee Valley region and the nation toward a cleaner and more secure energy future, relying more on nuclear power and energy efficiency and relying less on coal.
    http://www.tva.gov/
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  • The National Association of Charter Boat Operators
    NACO is a national association of charterboat owners and operators formed in 1991, representing thousands of individuals across the United States. Our membership includes marine charters who provide fishing, sailing, diving, eco-tours, and other excursion vessels who carry passengers for hire. We are the premiere Association that represents charter boat interests. Our objective is to improve the professional charter boat operator's bottom line and to provide a strong voice in Washington, DC.
    http://www.nacocharters.org/
    (Added: Wed Dec 19 2007) - Report this link as bad!
  • The Seaplane Pilots Association
    The Seaplane Pilots Association was formed in 1972 to represent seaplane pilots in regulatory affairs. Since then, SPA has established itself as the leading organization for working with private, local, state, and federal agencies to open waterways and ensure reasonable regulation of seaplanes.
    http://www.seaplanes.org/
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  • Trailer Sailors Association
    The mission of the Trailer/Sailors Association is to provide its members with the means of exchanging ideas and information on all aspects of sailing trailerable boats. Our 400+ members from all over the US and Canada represent a wealth of experience that benefits both the newcomer and the old salt.
    http://www.trailersailors.info/
    (Added: Sat Dec 12 2009) - Report this link as bad!
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has approximately 37,000 dedicated Civilians and Soldiers delivering engineering services to customers in more than 130 countries worldwide. With environmental sustainability as a guiding principle, our disciplined Corps team is working diligently to strengthen our Nationís security by building and maintaining Americaís infrastructure and providing military facilities where our servicemembers train, work and live. Our men and women are protecting and restoring the Nationís environment including critical efforts in the Everglades, the Louisiana coast, and along many of our Nationís major waterways. The Corps is also cleaning sites contaminated with hazardous, toxic or radioactive waste and material in an effort to sustain the environment.
    http://www.usace.army.mil/
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  • U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary
    The United States Coast Guard Auxiliary operates in Safety and Security Patrols, Search and Rescue, Mass Casualty or Disasters, Pollution Response & Patrols, Homeland Security, Recreational Boating Safety, Commercial Fishing and Vessel Exams, Platforms for Boarding Parties, Recruit for all service in the Coast Guard. The over arching mission of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary is to contribute to the safety and security of our citizens, ports, and waterways.
    http://www.cgaux.org/
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  • U.S. Olympic Committee
    Founded in 1894 and headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colo., the United States Olympic Committee serves as both the National Olympic Committee and National Paralympic Committee for the United States. As such, the USOC is responsible for the training, entering and funding of U.S. teams for the Olympic, Paralympic, Youth Olympic, Pan American and Parapan American Games, while serving as a steward of the Olympic Movement throughout the country.
    http://www.teamusa.org/
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  • United States Coast Guard Home Page
    The U.S. Coast Guard is one of the five armed forces of the United States and the only military organization within the Department of Homeland Security. Since 1790 the Coast Guard has safeguarded our Nation's maritime interests and environment around the world. The Coast Guard is an adaptable, responsive military force of maritime professionals whose broad legal authorities, capable assets, geographic diversity and expansive partnerships provide a persistent presence along our rivers, in the ports, littoral regions and on the high seas. Coast Guard presence and impact is local, regional, national and international. These attributes make the Coast Guard a unique instrument of maritime safety, security and environmental stewardship.
    http://www.uscg.mil/
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  • United States Power Squadrons
    Organized in 1914, USPS is a non profit, educational organization dedicated to making boating safer and more enjoyable by teaching classes in seamanship, navigation and related subjects.
    http://www.usps.org/
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  • US Sailing
    US Sailing was originally organized as the North American Yacht Racing Union (NAYRU) on October 30, 1897. As the National Governing Body for the sport of sailing, US Sailing's mission is to provide leadership for the sport of sailing in the United States. The organization works to achieve this mission through a wide range of programs and events, geared towards providing an equal level playing field for all sailors. Portsmouth, Rhode Island
    http://www.ussailing.org/
    (Added: Fri Dec 07 2012) - Report this link as bad!
  • Women's International Match Racing Association
    The Women's International Match Racing Association (WIMRA) was formed in 1996 to promote, coordinate and supervise women's international match race sailing and support the inclusion of a women's match racing event in the Olympic Games. These goals are still forefront in our focus.
    http://www.wimra.org/
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