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  - Required Equipment
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      - Distress Signals
      - Fire Extinguishers
      - Lights and Sounds
      - Other Equipment
  - Local Notice to Mariners
  - Cooperative Charting
  - Flags
  - Aids to Navigation
Comm. Involvement
  - Public Boating Classes
  - Safe Boating Week
  - Environmental Issues

  - Boat Shows
  - Parades
  - Safety Demonstrations
  - Blessing of the Fleet

Useful Info.
  - Pump Out Facilities
  - Coast Guard Stations
  - Town Offices
  - Alphabet Soup
  - Links / Contacts




USPS  Environmental Committee
has been formed to raise awareness
of environmental issues among
squadron members and
the general public as well as
institute environmental programs.

    Educate membership
    Publicize efforts internally
    Publicize efforts externally

The USPS Environmental Committee was formed
at the January 2004 National Meeting.
Listed above are the committee objectives.

The Educational Department Marine Environment
Committee is working on a new learning guide
called the Mariner's Environment.

You can learn more at:

In 2006 Peconic Bay Power Squadron helped Southold Town
equip their new pump out boat and train its crew.
Pictured above are
Southold Trustee Dave Bergen; Matt-a-Mar Marina owner Michael Raynor;
Cutchogue Harbor Marina owner Michael Irving; Sea Tow owner Capt. Joe Frohnhoefer;
Peconic Bay Power Squadron Commander Fred Smith & Executive Officer Peter Young;
and Southold Supervisor Scott Russell.