SAFE BOATING When the snow is gone and the blackflies & mosquitoes are out, it’s time for tens of thousands of Ontario boaters and anglers to get the boat into the water for another exciting season. It’s also a time to give some serious thought to making this summer a safe one on the water. It is the responsibility of every boater to ensure that they enjoy their favourite activity safely
We offer the following tips for safe boating:
Wear your life jacket or PFD:
Don’t drink and boat:
Take a boating course:
Beware of cold water risks:
We encourage all anglers and boaters to start now to help us make this an accident free season. Anyone looking for more information about boating safety is encouraged to visit theCanadian Safe Boating Council website.For more information about natural resources regulations and enforcement, please visit the Ontario Conservation Officers Association website, or contact your local Conservation Officer.