Category Archives: State Marine Board

Attention boaters: Oregon State Marine Board offers interactive map and safe boating tips

Ahoy, anyone heading out boating this weekend, the state of Oregon has an interactive map to aid in smooth sailing. The Oregon State Marine Board maintains the map at http://bit.ly/2H9tsQN. Source: Attention boaters: Oregon State Marine Board offers interactive map and safe boating tips – News – The Register-Guard – Eugene, OR

Attention boaters: Oregon State Marine Board offers interative map and safe boating tips

Ahoy, anyone heading out boating this weekend, the state of Oregon has an interactive map to aid in smooth sailing.The Oregon State Marine Board maintains the map at http://bit.ly/2H9tsQN. Source: Attention boaters: Oregon State Marine Board offers interative map and safe boating tips – News – The Register-Guard – Eugene, OR

Downed trees a hazard to McKenzie River boaters

Boaters on the McKenzie River are warned that two downed trees approximately one mile upstream of Bellinger Landing nearly span the river.At current river levels, drift boats may be able to pass if they stay river right; however, any movement of the fallen trees or changes in water level could make the area impassable, Lane […]
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Oregon Marine Board reminds boaters of safety measures

The Oregon Marine Board is reminding boaters about key safety measures when the water is high and full of debris. Winter storms and high water mean that you can count on downed trees creating obstructions on statewide highways. High water can impact the visibility of aids to navigation and other waterway markers. Source: Oregon Marine […]
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Are you heading to Phillips Reservoir? A recent project has improved boater and angler access

Boaters and anglers now have improved access to Phillips Reservoir, with the recent completion of the Mason Dam boat ramp. Mason Dam is a popular and heavily used boat launch facility. Phillips Reservoir receives approximately 5,000 boating use days annually. This project was identified in the Oregon State Marine Board’s “Six-Year Plan” as a priority […]
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NEW RULES OF THE RIVER

Marine Board nixes wake enhancement device ban in many sections of the Willamette River. During a meeting at the Butteville Store about significantly altered boating rules in the portion of the Willamette River near Wilsonville known as the Newberg Pool, the mood of the room vacillated between outrage and a feeling of solidarity among riverside […]
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Linn County to receive $99,010 Marine Board grant

Linn County will receive a $99,010 grant from the Oregon State Marine Board to purchase precast concrete boat ramp planks for the Stayton Bridge access site.   The county will match the grant with $127,990 for a project total of $227,000.   Source: Linn County to receive $99,010 Marine Board grant | News | democratherald.com

Agency in charge of removing abandoned boats says it doesn’t have enough money

The agency in charge of hauling broken-down, toxic boats out of area rivers says it’s trying to make do with the money it has, and it doesn’t plan to ask for more. Source: Agency in charge of removing abandoned boats says it doesn’t have enough money | kgw.com

Oregon raft, kayak fees would increase to $17 per year under proposal

. A new plan would raise the fees on boats in Oregon to improve boat ramps and access points to state waterways. Source: Oregon raft, kayak fees would increase to $17 per year under proposal

Finding a middle ground

Two sides of conflict collaborate on proposed riverrule changes in Wilsonville area Source: Pamplin Media Group – Finding a middle ground