BoatU.S., the nation'slargest association of recrational boat owners has some tips for being a better boater in 2008.
Take a boating safety course. There's a free online course at BoatUS.org.
Know your state's trailering laws.
Learn the key legal differences between on-the-water towing services and salvage operations.
Never miss a local story.
Brush up on the waterway rules of the road.