Lake Norman, NC Flotilla 26-01-5SR
Keep America's waterways safe. Report any suspicious activity to local authorities, or call the National Response Center at 877-24WATCH. For immediate danger to life or property, call 911, or call the U. S. Coast Guard on Marine Channel 16. Use CYMBALS - Color, Year, Make, Body, Attire/Accessories , License, and State Registration/Sex to relay information to officials.
If you've ever seen the reflectiong of the blue-rotating hailing light in the reflection of your windshield,you’ve felt the quickening in certain parts of your body…“Jeez, what
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Join us for the HeroRun 5K & 1K Fun Run Saturday October 29th, 2016 @ 8:00 am
The Coast Guard Auxiliary on Lake Norman, is dedicated to helping the public with Boater Safety to the greater Charlotte area. From Public Education classes, Vessel Safety Checks, Specialized Training, and Boater Assistance. Charlotte area Auxiliary members conduct safety patrols on Lake Norman, assist in Search and Rescue, teach boating safety classes, conduct free vessel safety checks for the public, provide boating safety literature to dealers, as well as many other activities related to recreational boating safety.
The Coast Guard considers the Auxiliary its primary resource for recreational boating safety outreach, boating accident prevention, and immediate assistance to the active-duty Coast Guard during Search and Rescue cases. Each Coast Guard district around the nation has established a senior officer and staff to provide tight liaison and coordination between the active-duty Coast Guard and the various Auxiliary units in that district.
"...maintain an Auxiliary that is robust, well-trained, and always ready." - R.J.PAPP, JR. Admiral U.S. Coast Guard