|Kentucky Lake Outdoor Guide- Fishing, Hunting and everything outdoors......|
BOATING SEASON ABOUT TO KICK OFF
There's really no official boating season as you can use your rig
whenever you want. Maybe you start early in the year as a fishermen or
get things going when it warms up for skiing, sailing or just plain
The TWRA would like to remind boaters that once again wildlife
officers will be patrolling the waters and will be watching for
intoxicated boaters. "If you are caught boating while drunk, you
will be arrested and charged with boating under the influence,"
said Ed Carter, the TWRA's Chief of Boating.
Alcohol is believed to be a factor in more than 50 percent of the
boating accidents that result in death. It induces fatigue and affects
coordination and balance, and when combined with the motion and engine
noise of the boat and the effects of sun, wind, and glare can be a
deadly combination for someone on the water.