Category Archive: Boating

May 23 2013

Important Message for Registered Boaters from Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Important Message for Registered Boaters Texas Parks and Wildlife Department sent this bulletin at 05/22/2013 04:27 PM CDT Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. This is an important message for registered Texas boat owners Dear Boat Owner, Right now, our lakes and rivers are under attack by Zebra Mussels. In …

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Sep 12 2011

Using the Lake Envronment to Improve Boat Launching Service

E-Z Boat Storage has taken advantage of the temporary low lake level to deepen its North Ramp by extending it another 4 feet into the lake. Although the channel to the lake has too many high spots for much continued use beyond today’s level (5.5 ft low), the ramp will provide an extremely protected and …

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Jul 21 2011

Some Marinas and Boat Launch Facilites Getting Ready for Lower Lake Levels on Lake Conroe

You’ve seen the barges and draglines shuttling dirt from place to place for weeks now. Homeowners along the shoreline are taking advantage of the decreasing lake levels to deepen their channels to the lake. For many, the dredging is the only option to use their boats at all. Others have removed their boats from the …

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Apr 18 2011

Showing respect as boating season arrives

Posted: Sunday, April 17, 2011 10:49 pm The water is getting warmer and the fish are spawning. The weather is great. Our lakes and rivers are starting to get crowded again. The only downside is that the water levels are down and it may be a little tricky to maneuver to your favorite fishin’ hole. …

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Jan 08 2010

Cold Weather and Your Boat

The extreme cold weather we are experiencing at this time can cause a lot of damage to your engine in your boat if it is not protected from the cold. Some residents use engine heaters, others drain the water from the engine and some just store the boat in a warm garage. Whatever is your …

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May 06 2009

Emergency Notification System (ENS)

Montgomery County Emergency Communication District [Montgomery County 911] has recently initiated a local Emergency Notification System (ENS) to provide telephone messages to citizens during emergency situations. How does CodeRED work? CodeRED is a high-speed telephone notification system that can dial up to 60,000 phones an hour and deliver a recorded message. The alerting agencies can …

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Jan 09 2009

Winterizing Your Boat Myth

WINTERIZE YOUR BOAT (Tips for boat owners) There seems to be an urban myth on the part of many boat owners that if it doesn’t freeze and stay below freezing for an extended period of time, there is no reason to “winterize” your boat. The reality of the situation is that most boat owners do …

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