Our Mission Statement
The mission of the Tri-State Partnership is to promote safe and knowledgeable recreational boating on the Colorado River through the combined educational and enforcement resources of Arizona, California and Nevada.
This area will be updated often with the latest press releases and other important information related to the Tri-State project.
Recent News Releases
- Hazardous Boating conditions along the Colorado River due to recent storm activity
The San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department Marine Enforcement Unit would like to caution boaters in the local area of dangerous conditions along the waterway due to unprecedented storm activity in the area.
- Outdoor Recreation Tips for a Safe Labor Day Weekend
California State Parks invites outdoor enthusiasts to enjoy this Labor Day weekend safely.
- Carbon monoxide presents dangers while boating
It's colorless, odorless and deadly, and safety officials say carbon monoxide poisoning likely contributed to more drowning deaths over the past decades than imagined. The hazard is not something people tend to think about when on a boat enjoying the sunshine and great outdoors. But the dangers are real.
- Boating Fatality Shows Dangers of High Winds, Swimming From Boats
After two fatal boat accidents on Lake Mead, the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) reminds boaters of the importance of wearing life jackets if swimming from a boat. Both accidents, and indeed many accidents each summer, are the result of boaters voluntarily leaving the boat and being unable to get back on the boat.
- Don't be a statistic. If it's your boat, it's your responsibility!
Every year, many people are injured or killed as a result of operator inattention, operator inexperience, boating under the influence, illegal skiing practices, bow riding, and traveling at excessive speeds on the Colorado River.
- Avoid a Boating Accident this Fourth of July
The California Division of Boating and Waterways (DBW) reminds boaters to use caution on the water this Fourth of July. DBW’s boating accident data shows that more boating accidents occur during this holiday than any others during the summer boating season.
- Tri-State Boating Safety Fair to promote life jackets
Boating officials from three states are teaming up once again to stress the importance of wearing a life jacket at the ninth annual Tri-State Boating Safety Fair at the Colorado River. The event will take place May 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at London Bridge Beach Park, 1340 McCulloch Blvd., Lake Havasu City.