Related Links

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United States Power Squadrons®

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Manatee Sail & Power Squadron

Site

Purpose

Additional Information

Organizations

 

 

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).

 

Weather

 

 

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.

 

Marinas

 

 

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

 

 

Misc.

 

 

Boat US

Boating resource.

 

CyberAngler.com

Florida fishing reports.

 

America’s Great Loop Cruisers Assoc.

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