Featured Photo – National Safe Boating Week

Monday, June 11, 2012

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. – Representatives from U.S. Coast Guard Station Charleston and other local rescue agencies visited Cario Middle School on Friday, May 25, 2012 to speak with students about having fun and being safe on the water during National Safe Boating Week. Petty Officer Chad Yingling (L) encouraged students to wear their lifejackets, learn how to use the VHF marine radio, and most importantly, make safe boating a family affair. This event was part of National Safe Boating Week, an annual week long public awareness campaign with the goal of encouraging safe boating practices throughout the country.

Photo by Jennifer Heisler, U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Photo Corps

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