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RESOURCES

FOR YOUR INFORMATION...

Looking for information about a maritime-related subject? Click on the links below to explore our collection of Internet resources. You don't have to be a member to take advantage of this service. If you know of other sites that you'd like us to add to the list, please send the URL (website address) to communication@capca.net. Please note that CAPCA is not responsible for content on external websites.

Here's our list so far:

CAPCA TWEETS

CHESAPEAKE BAY

FAVORITE LINKS A TO Z

GOVERNMENT AGENCIES

          EPA

          DHS

          MD DNR

INTRACOASTAL WATERWAYS

LICENSING, MMC, LEGAL

MISCELLANEOUS

MOBILE APPS

NAVIGATION

NAVIGATION RULES

NOAA

ORGANIZATIONS

USCG GENERAL LINKS

        Recall Notices

        Safety Alerts/Advisories (MSAs)

        Safety Bulletins (MSSBs)

        Small Passenger Vessels

VENDORS and SERVICES

WEATHER and TIDES


 

 

 

USCG MSSBs (Maritime Safety and Security Bulletins)

      • 08-18 Return to Seasonal Alert Status for Maryland Waters

      • 05-18 Use Caution While Operating in Ocean City Inlet

      • 03-18 Security Zone for the State of the Union Address - Jan. 30-31

      • 04-18 Offshore Lightering Operations

      • 02-18 Ice Condition Two    

      • 01-18 Ice Condition Three

      • 17-17 Sector Urges Vigilance in Wake of Terrorist Threats

      • 14-17 Sector Announces Ice Operations Planning Meeting

     • 12-17 Coast Guard Monitors Cyber Attacks Affecting Five U.S. Ports

     • 11-17 Sector Sets Security Zone for the July 4th Celebration at the National Mall 

     • 05-17 Sector Announces Port-Wide Industry Day for April 4, 2017

     • 04-17 Sector Sets Security Zone for the State of the Union Address (Correction) 

     • 04-17 Sector Sets Security Zone for the State of the Union Address 

     • 02-17 Sector Sets Ice Condition Three

     • 01-17 Security Zone for Presidential Inauguration 

      21-16 Cold Water Months Approaching 

     15-16 Waterway Analysis and Management System Study

     20-16 Annual Ice Operations Planning Meeting Invitation

     • 12-14 Maritime Workers Marijuana Use

     • 04-15 Annual Port-Wide Industry Day 2015

     • 15-10 Dangers With Automatic Channel Switching on DSC

     • 16-10 Fraudulent TWIC Card Issues

     • 21-9 Swine Flu

     • 25-10 Explosives Safety

     • Explosives Safety Guide (not USCG)

     • 30-09 Anonymous Tips and Information Related to Commercial Vessel Safety

     • 31-09 Parasailing Incidents

     • 32-09 Drug-Testing Requirements for Charter Vessels

 

 

 

 

 

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We've set up a new CAPCA speakers bureau, with a group of captains who'll be happy to talk to your group on a wide array of maritime-related topics.

Click on this link for more information and a partial list of topics. Then fill out our form. We'll take it from there. 

CAPCA: Serving our members and the maritime public.

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We're looking for more boating apps. Can you help?    

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Do you have a favorite boating app that you'd like to share with people who visit the CAPCA website?                                                     

Please CLICK HERE and fill out the form that pops up. We'll look over your suggestion and post it under MOBILE APPS in the RESOURCES column at the left-hand side of this webpage. 

Thank you!

Please note that CAPCA does not endorse or recommend the apps in this listing. We provide it for your information so you can decide if the app is right for your use.

 

MEET ONE OF OUR CAPTAINS

CHAMBLISS

CAPTAIN PETE CHAMBLISS is typical of many of our members. He spent 37 years as a state government employee before switching careers and becoming a full-time captain. He earned his Coast Guard captain's license (a 50-ton master for inland waters) and now operates water-taxis for Watermark. He also serves voluntarily as director of CAPCA's continuing education program.

"I've held my Coast Guard captain's license for 25 years, but I never really used it until eight years ago," Pete says. "I joined CAPCA for the educational programs that it runs and for the opportunity to network with—and learn from—other captains." See Pete on the water in Annapolis or come meet him and other captains at one of our monthly meetings. CAPCA meetings are public and you're welcome to attend. See CALENDAR / SPEAKERS on this website.

Got a Coast Guard captain's license? Join CAPCA today and take advantage of the many benefits that our members receive.

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Read HOW OUR JOB BOARD WORKS, and fill out the hiring form to place your ad. We'll notify our members immediately.  

CAPCA Resources

FOR YOUR INFORMATION...

Looking for information about a maritime-related subject? Click on the links below to explore our collection of Internet resources. You don't have to be a member to take advantage of this service. If you know of other sites that you'd like us to add to the list, please send the URL (website address) to communication@capca.net. Please note that CAPCA is not responsible for content on external websites.

Here's our list so far:

CAPCA TWEETS

CHESAPEAKE BAY

FAVORITE LINKS A TO Z

GOVERNMENT AGENCIES

          EPA

          DHS

          MD DNR

INTRACOASTAL WATERWAYS

LICENSING, MMC, LEGAL

MISCELLANEOUS

MOBILE APPS

NAVIGATION

NAVIGATION RULES

NOAA

ORGANIZATIONS

USCG GENERAL LINKS

        Recall Notices

        Safety Advisories

        Safety/Security Bulletins

        Small Passenger Vessels

VENDORS and SERVICES

WEATHER and TIDES


 

 

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WANT TO RECEIVE OUR E-MAILS even though you're not a member? To get notices about our speakers and courses, plus Coast Guard alerts and information about maritime topics, click here and fill out the form.

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