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Additional Information




United States Power Squadron

The home page for our national organization.

Member Benefits, access to Sail Angle, National Info, & More

District 22

Our regional staff that support 18 Squadrons on the West coast of Florida


USPS Vessel Safety Check

Provides boat safety checks

Go to our home page and click on Safety to schedule an inspection

USPS CoOp Charting Program

The Program is a major public service of USPS. Under it, members supply information to the Marine Chart Division of NOS/NOAA leading to corrections to nautical charts, small craft charts, Coast Pilot publications and Small Craft Facilities


Cruisers Net

Fuel prices and other cruiser resources


Florida Boating Laws

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission website


NOAA BookletChart

A Government program (NOAA) to provide charts via internet (free).





National Weather Center—Tampa Bay area

Weather for Tampa Bay


National Hurricane Center

The name says it all!


Tampa Bay Tides

Local tides for the Tampa Bay area.





Dozier’s Waterway Guide

A great guide to local information on marinas, anchorages, and more.


Cut’s Edge Marina

A local marina on the Manatee river


Twin Dolphin Marina

A local marina on the Manatee river


Regatta Point Marina

A local marina on the Manatee river


Riviera Dunes Marina

A local marina on the Manatee river


Bradenton Beach Marina

A local marina on the ICW


Marina Jack—Sarasota

A local marina located in Sarasota Bay


Lands End Marina - Apollo Beach

A local marina in Tampa Bay


Palm Island Marina

Located at the southern end of Lemon bay, a favorite of our squadron.


The Crows Nest—Venice

Located in Venice Inlet


Clearwater Municipal Marina






Boat US

Boating resource.

Florida fishing reports.


America’s Great Loop Cruisers Assoc.

A group dedicated to supporting boaters undertaking America’s Great Loop.