SailNet Community - View Single Post - Mooring in Florida
View Single Post
  #19  
Old 05-10-2012
cupper3 cupper3 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 2,994
Thanks: 10
Thanked 13 Times in 12 Posts
Rep Power: 5
cupper3 is on a distinguished road
Re: Mooring in Florida

Quote:
Originally Posted by CaptainForce View Post
That's great!.....but wait, that's exactly the same as in the US! ....and we, just like you guys, are not to anchor inside a mooring field. Yes, all US waterways are public domain too. Take care and joy, Aythya crew
Are they? In Canada, they come under federal jurisdiction, and it appears that various states are employing state jurisdiction on marine water bodies. As a result, although there are some universal rules the USCG enforces, are there not also state rules that vary? Why is Florida allowing five cities to have jurisdiction over some areas?
__________________


Why are people happy to accept science which makes their life easier while rejecting science that makes their faith or beliefs more difficult?

Reply With Quote Share with Facebook