Boating Safety Campaigns

  • Calendar of Events
    Find out about boating safety and education events and recreational boating facility meetings or activities happening in your area each month.
  • AquaSMART Kids' Pages
    DBW's aquatic and boating safety education program provides curriculum materials to more than 350,000 students each year at no charge. The series is divided into four parts, for grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8, and high school.
  • Boating Safety Videos
    DBW offers brief video programs for all ages that can stand alone or enhance our written materials. They cover boating education, water safety, personal watercraft operation and common safety problems.
  • Environmentality Challenge
    Hosted by Disney, Jiminy Cricket's Environmentality Challenge encourages students to think and act environmentally at school, at home, and in the community. DBW is one of many state agencies that have partnered with Disney to facilitate this successful program.
  • Responsibility Campaign
    DBW conducts a multimedia boating safety awareness campaign to raise awareness of safety concerns and reduce accidents. Radio messages, billboards, all-weather posters, and marina trash receptacles promote the "If it's YOUR boat, it's YOUR responsibility" theme.
  • National Safe Boating Campaign
    National Safe Boating Week is an annual event sponsored by the National Safe Boating Council, in partnership with the U.S. Coast Guard and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators to promote boating safety.
  • Tri-State Boating Safety Fair
    May 22, 2010

    The three states that border the Colorado River - California, Arizona and Nevada - jointly host an annual event to promote safety along the Colorado River System, which has a high number of boating accidents each year.

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