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  • LeeLock
    LeeLock Anchor Systems for drift boats
    As a small river drift boat angler for three quarters of my life I've spent a lot of time and effort dropping anchors and picking them up. There's a litany of things that can and will go wrong when attempting to anchor a row boat in free...
  • Vacation with AmaWaterways River Cruises to support breast cancer
    Vacation with AmaWaterways River Cruises to support breast cancer
    This October, travel in luxury and style with AmaWaterways River Cruisesto support the fight against breast cancer. Inrecognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month(October), AmaWaterways is offering twoIn Celebration of Life cruises, the first in...
  • Leading Fools to the River
    Leading Fools to the river with tarot
    We are leading Fools to the river. This is our job this lifetime. We blaze the trails. We do this quietly, thanklessly, and mostly unnoticed. It is solitary and lonesome work, no matter how essential. We blaze the trail knowing that those who...
  • Schistosomiasis
    Schistosomiasis parasite egg found dating back thousands of years
    Proof that mankind has suffered from Schistosomiasis, a parasitic disease for thousands of years has been foundin a 6,200 year old grave, according to a paper published in the online journalLancet Infectious Diseases Friday.Archeaologists from...
  • Boys icy river
    Boys icy river: Two boys rescued with moments to spare in icy river scare
    Two boy’s icy river scare nearly ended in tragedy, as shifting and melting ice threatened to give way and drop two pre-teens into the icy Des Moines River near the hydroelectric dam in Fort Dodge, Iowa.According to WPEC-TV CBS on March 24,...
  • Chicago River Dyed Green
    St Patrick’s Day celebrations in Chicago
    The Irish have a long and storied history in Chicago. The Saturday before St. Patrick’s Day is the day that all of Chicago’s Irish and I suspect a lot of non-Irish pretending to be Irish come out to celebrate Ireland.The festivities...
  • Griswold inn
    Connecticut's River Valley Makes For a Restful Winter Retreat
    Are you experiencing cabin fever? Looking for an escape but don’t want to use up your vacation time this early in the year? Need a change of scenery to recharge your battery? Have you considered a night away in a quaint B&B that is close...
  • Rafting Arizona Rivers
    Rafting Arizona Rivers
    Whitewater rafting can be a fun and exciting time for the family. In Arizona there is a choice of rivers to raft on. You can choose from the Colorado river which flows at the bottom of the Grand Canyon. They have 14 day rafting trips as well as 5...
  • Merritt Island
    A message to all residents of Merritt Island, Fla.
    The Indian River Lagoon, the most diverse estuary in North America, carries over 4,500 different species of wildlife. It was once called Rio De Ais, after a native tribe who once lived in Merritt Island. They were lucky enough to experience the...
  • Shore
    The Sacramento Delta Islands
    The Sacramento- San Joaquin River Delta also known as California Delta merges both the Sacramento and San Joaquin Rivers. A great area for boating and island hopping. The list of islands include:- Andrus Island by Sacramento River, Georgiana...
  • River Cruise
    Five Reasons to check out a River Cruise
    River cruises are a unique option for experiencing culture, history and the world. Here are some of the top reasons people select a river cruise:They are more intimate. Passenger size ranging from 60-1200. Unlike the mega-ships that carry between...
  • Lake
    Sacramento's Lake Natoma and Paradise Beach
    Located on the American River in Sacramento is Lake Natoma. This area is perfect for sailing, kayaking, and other water sports. It's frequented by families and barbecues and picnics are common as well as fishing. Renting water-crafts such as...
  • Hands Across the Lagoon
    Florida east coast causeways targeted for IRL rally
    A unique rally in support of the Indian River Lagoon will be staged on September 28, 2013. Local fishing and boating interests from all walks of life are joining together to stretch their “Hands Across the Lagoon.”The declining...
  • croc attack
    Australian man taken by huge crocodile while swimming across a river
    A 26-year-old Australian man was grabbed by a 16-foot crocodile while swimming in a known habitat for the dangerous reptiles, police said on Sunday. The man, whose name has not yet been released, was celebrating his friend's 30th birthday...
  • DTE River Rouge Power Plant
    Detroit is already broke, does it have to be dirty too?
    Three hundred and twelve years ago Antoine Laumet de La Mothe, sieur de Cadillac landed in Detroit. When Cadillac arrived, the Detroit River was pristine, teaming with fish. The French came to Detroit to build up military defenses, prosper and...