Boating Resources

Our squadron members found the following links & resources helpful for boaters.  Let us know if you have any boating links to share.

Handy References

Local Information

St. Lucie Inlet Webcam
St. Lucie Inlet Weather & Tides
Port St. Lucie
Martin County
FL Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission

Weather & Tides

NOAA National Weather Service
NOAA NWS Marine Links
NOAA NWS Marine Forecast – East Central FL
NOAA National Data Buoy Center
NOAA National Hurricane Center
NOAA Tides & Currents
Tides Near Me – Stuart
Tides Near Me – FL
U.S. Lower East Coast Tides (NC to FL Keys)
Local Weather & Tides – St. Lucie Inlet


FL Inland Navigation District
Waterproof Charts
Explorer Chartbooks (Bahamas)
Bluewater Books & Charts
Practical Sailor
NOAA Nautical Charts
USCG Navigation Center
USCG U.S. Inland Navigation Rules
USCG Automatic Identification System (AIS)
USCG Vessel Documentation Center
Cruising & Waterway Guides
OpenCPN Chart Plotter Navigation
Vessel Finder

Marina Information

Marina Life

Boating Safety

U.S. Coast Guard
USCG Boating Safety
USCG Local Notice to Mariners
Sea Tow Foundation

Boating Equipment & Supplies

West Marine
Life Raft & Survival Equipment
Lewis Marine Supply
Don Robertson’s Marine Marketplace
Marine Waypoints
Landfall Navigation

Misc Boating Resources

Dan Boater Travel Safety Services
Yacht Survey
Apparent Wind Sailing Resources
Sailing World
Yachting & Boating World
Soundings Online
Mariner’s Guide
Florida Sportsman
Roper’s Knots
Boating Knots
Practical Boat Owner
Marine Industries Association of the Treasure Coast
Boat U.S.
NIST Official Time