Safety Regulations for Chicago Mackinac:
Chicago, IL (January 22, 2018) – The Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac, presented by Wintrust, have published the 2018 editions of the Chicago Mackinac Safety Regulations (CMSRs) for Monohull and Multihull competitors. Details.
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Bahamas To Ban Plastic Bags:
After spending the December holidays in the Bahamas, frequently walking the beaches with a liter bag to collect plastic bits, this is welcome news to an area that is otherwise so idyllic. When we are the problem, then we can also be the solution. – Craig Leweck, Scuttlebutt
The Hon. Romauld Ferreira, The Bahamas’ Minister of Environment and Housing, has announced a plan to ban plastic bags in The Bahamas. The announcement came after a youth delegation from environmental NGO Bahamas Plastic Movement (BPM) traveled from Eleuthera to Nassau to advocate for a nationwide ban on plastic …
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