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  • MAY 24, 2018: Memorial Day weekend is a major kick-off to the boating season in many parts of the country. As outreach and summer enforcement patrols increase, Operation Dry Water has compiled many  useful resources  to assist you in educating boaters about boating under the influence and boating safety. Alcohol use is the leading contributing factor read more »

  • MAY 5, 2018:  Bob of Bob's No Wake Zone radio show catches up with Hannah Helsby, NASBLA Communications Director and Operation Dry Water national spokesperson on what the campaign saw during Operation Dry Water 2017 and what we are looking forward to this year! Listen to the Interview » #ODWBlog

  • MAY 4, 2018: Operation Dry Water (ODW) is a year-round boating under the influence awareness and enforcement campaign. The mission of Operation Dry Water is to reduce the number of alcohol and drug related accidents and fatalities through increased recreational boater awareness and by fostering a stronger and more visible deterrent to alcohol use on read more »

  • In 2017, 628 local, state and federal agencies joined forces in every U.S. state and territory for the Operation Dry Water campaign. Officers made contact with more than 243,000 boaters and made 518 arrests for boating under the influence (BUI) over a period of three days. The campaign’s mission and the mission of law enforcement involved, is to raise read more »

  • In 2016, 538 local, state and federal agencies joined forces in every U.S. state and territory for the Operation Dry Water campaign. Officers made contact with more than 130,000 boaters and made 367 arrests for boating under the influence (BUI) over a period of three days. The campaign’s mission and the mission of law enforcement involved, is to raise read more »

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Media & General Inquiries

Hannah Helsby, Deputy Executive Director
hannah@nasbla.org | 859-225-9487

Taylor Matsko, Communications & Outreach Coordinator
taylor.matsko@nasbla.org | 859-225-9487