Outreach Materials


Media professionals and boating safety educators:

Please use the following materials to help spread awareness of the danger of boating under the influence and the Operation Dry Water campaign.

Campaign Information Packets 2024

Boats on the water

Campaign Press Kit


Press conference

Awareness Campaign
Resources Kit


Customizable Outreach Materials

Officer speaking to man on boatBoater Fast Facts

Looking for a quick way to explain the Operation Dry Water to your officers and community? Look no further than these fast facts to find out what the Operation Dry Water campaign is, when it takes place, who coordinates the campaign, and how recreational boaters can get involved.


News camera man recording officers on boatOutreach Talking Points

Boating under the influence (BUI) continues to be a major factor in accidents and deaths on our nation’s waterways. Organizations and outreach partners are teaming up for Operation Dry Water, a national boating under the influence awareness and enforcement campaign. Use these talking points to highlight the mission and purpose of the ODW campaign.


Officer speaking to reporterAwareness Campaign Media Release

Operation Dry Water  weekend, July 4 - 6, is the national weekend of amplified recreational boater outreach, education and coordinated enforcement surrounding boating under the influence. This press release can be customized to reflect your organization’s involvement in the ODW campaign and why you are working to help spread awareness of the dangers of boating under the influence.


Public Service Announcements

BUI Radio – Awareness

  Download Audio (English)       The Biggest Danger is One You Can Control - Script (English)

  Download Audio (English)       The Effects of Alcohol Consumption - Script (English)

  Download Audio (Spanish)      The Effects of Alcohol Consumption - Script (Spanish)

BUI Radio PSA – Enforcement

  Download Audio (English)       Not an Accident - Script (English)

  Download Audio (English)       Law Enforcement on Heightened Alert - Script (English)

  Download Audio (Spanish)      Law Enforcement on Heightened Alert - Script (Spanish)

View ODW PSA Videos on Vimeo

Report Form

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ODW Logos

Printable Materials

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ODW Flyer with date


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PDF File of Brochure


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Additional Outreach Resources