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Table of Contents 1. INTRODUCTION ..........................................................................................................1 2. BOATS AND MOTORS.................................................................................................4 3. REGISTRATION OF BOATS ........................................................................................11 4. EQUIPMENT ..............................................................................................................14 5. FUELING AND VENTILATION ....................................................................................24 6. SAFE LOADING AND POWERING .............................................................................27 7. PREPARATION FOR GETTING UNDERWAy ..............................................................29 8. THE MARINE ENVIRONMENT...................................................................................40 9. RULES OF THE ROAD ................................................................................................43 10. BOAT OPERATIONS ..................................................................................................51 11. SEAMANSHIP ...........................................................................................................55 12. NAVIGATION ............................................................................................................59 13. PERSONAL WATERCRAFT ........................................................................................62 14. BOATING RELATED ACTIVITIES ...............................................................................68 15. ACCIDENTS AND EMERGENCIES .............................................................................74 16. FREQUENTLy ASKED QUESTIONS ...........................................................................82 17. CHAPTER REVIEW QUESTIONS ANSWERS .............................................................84 This text is provided free of charge by the state of New York for certified boating safety courses. If you have any questions, comments or recommendations regarding this program please contact the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, Bureau of Marine Services, at (518) 474-0445 The preparation of this guide was financed through a grant to New York State OPRHP from the US Dept. of Transportation; US Coast Guard, under provisions of the State Recreational Boating Safety programs. The US Coast Guard requires strict adherence to Title VI of the Civil Right Law which prohibits discrimination in departmentally federally funded programs on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, or handicap. Any person who believes that he or she has been discriminated against in any program, activity, or facility operated by a recipient of federal assistance should write to: Office of Equal Opportunity: U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Washington, DC 20013-7127. Contents copyright 2009 by the State of New York, Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, Bureau of Marine and Recreational Vehicles. All rights reserved.

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of 2013 New York Safe Boating Textbook

2013 New York Safe Boating Textbook
Contents
Introduction
Boats and Motors
Registration of Boats
Equipment
Fueling and Ventilation
Safe Loading and Powering
Preparation for Getting Underway
The Marine Environment
Rules of the Road
Boat Operations
Seamanship
Navigation
Personal Watercraft
Boating Related Activities
Accidents and Emergencies
Frequently Asked Questions
Chapter Review Questions Answers

2013 New York Safe Boating Textbook

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