WELCOME TO SISPS
Since 1934, Staten Island Sail and Power Squadron has been teaching safety to the boaters of Staten Island, New York. Staten Island is one of the five boroughs of New York City. A unit of the United States Power Squadrons, SISPS has a vibrant educational program including the public Safe Boating course and a variety of courses available to its members. All courses are taught by volunteer instructors. SISPS members also enjoy an active social calendar of parties, picnics, and on-water activities. In addition, SISPS supports charitable efforts in the community.
Check out this interesting Article from 1943 Staten Island Advance.
Check out our Informational page for additional items that may be of interest
TIDES FOR GREAT KILLS HARBOR
On August 3, SISPS had a great Summer Get Together/Meeting at Coals Dockside
So far 29 people have signed up
Although the deal on the flyer has expired, you can still sign up and get an excellent price.
A new U.S. regulation governing fire extinguishers aboard recreational vessels that will go into effect on April 20, 2022.
The U.S. Coast Guard has just approved for public release the America’s Boating Channel (americasboatingchannel.com/) video that covers the new rule, “FIRE EXTINGUISHER REGULATIONS,” and you can access it now in both downloadable and closed-captioned streaming versions
Here are links for your use:
FIRE EXTINGUISHER REGULATIONS – Streaming Version
FIRE EXTINGUISHER REGULATIONS – Download Version (drive.google.com/file/d/13QM_hK2hvWWZgSSSkK3wiX0fSFEf-tsL/view?usp=sharing)
Thumbnail Image (drive.google.com/file/d/1eIQ6yF1hiFqWDwZ2JAfBiURFHIgMEF-e/view?usp=sharing)
Good idea to renew your salt water fishing licenses. (Free) If you registered last year all the info should already be there. NY you need your user name and password. NJ just your name, birthday and last 4 of ss#.
Just a reminder for all boaters in Great Kills Harbor.
The No Wake Buoy is back by GK Red Nun #6. The No Wake Zone is from the rocks at Crooks Point through the harbor.
Please be courteous to your fellow boaters.