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Fishing Speedboat

Daily Boat Checklist

Daily Boat Checklist


  • Boat Registration

    • Display registration number on hull

    • Display valid registration sticker or excise tax sticker on hull

    • Have registration documents on board

    • For lake and river, display protection milfoil sticker

  • Equipment on board

    • Approved USCG proper fitting PFDs for each adult and child

    • Approved USCG throw-able life ring/seat cushion

    • Visual distress signals (i.e. flares)

    • Marine rated fire extinguisher (B-I Grade)

    • Sound production device (i.e. horn/whistle)

  • Navigation lights if out past dusk

  • Keep sanitation discharge pump closed

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