Fishing Links

Boating safety

U. S Coast Guard Float Plan

Smith Point Sea Rescue

Virginia requires all operators of a PWC  or boat with a 10 hp or greater motor to complete a safety course. Click on the below links to learn more.

BoatUS Boating Safety Online Course 
Where to find Virginia Boating Safety Course

Weather Links

NOAA’s National Weather Service – Northern Chesapeake Zones

NOAA’s National Weather Service – Southern Chesapeake and Coastal Zones

NOAA Chesapeake Bay Surface Winds Forecast

Fishing Licenses, saltwater Permits and reporting

Virginia Fishing License

Virginia Recreational Species Permits

Virginia Saltwater Angler Registration

Maryland Saltwater Angler Registration

Virginia’s Recreational Fishing Regulation for Marine Waters

Virginia Saltwater Fishing Guide

Other helpful Fishing information

Virginia Marine Resources Commission

Maryland Department of Natural Resources – Recreational

Potomac River Fisheries Commission

NOAA Tide Table

Fishing Tips, Tricks, reports, etc.

On the Water – An Angler’s Guide to the Northeast

Virginia Beach Sport Fishing

2020 Fishing Regulation Changes Presentation