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Re: Opposition to liveaboards

Originally Posted by Minnewaska View Post
I get your point Doug. I'm saying that I don't think that is the same here in RI as where you've experienced it. Look at a map. The western side of the state is about a sparcely populated as you can get. If it weren't for the Bay, what would RI have? Changes the dynamic here. While there are contingencies that fire off stupid ideas from time to time, they lose because its a very boater friendly state. So far, anyway.
Well, that is a real anomaly. I have been a liveaboard in Cal., Fl., and Ma.
And all of those areas do not relish our presence.

Some States, for instance I think Georgia, has outlawed liveaboards! That is how much it is not welcomed, regardless of any financial realities.
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