Boating Safety Resources and Links:

Sources for general boating safety education and resources:

US Coast Guard - Office of Boating Safety
US Power Squadron, North River Chapter
The Ultimate Boatung Safety Guide

Cold Water Paddling Resources

Paddling Light winter kayaking checklist
Paddling Light on winter kayaking winter paddling guidelines
Atlantic Kayak Tours Cold Water Safety Pages
Portland Press Herald winter kayaking extra precautions
Midwest Paddlesport Adventures on winter kayaking
Paddle Boston's advice for dressing for cold water info on cold weather paddling
Mark Zen's Hypothermia Fundamentals
North Country Kayak Cold Water Dafety Links

NY State Parks Cold Water Immersion.pdf
ACA Cold Water Safety.pdf

Clinics and instruction:

Sample Club Trip Preparedness Guidelines
Chesapeake Paddlers' Association Trip Policies