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Nassau/New Providence

Bahamas Queen Conch at Risk

Bahamas cruisers are urged to be responsible in taking only the allowed numbers of conch and to help remedy the situation of the fast-dwindling population. The following article from the Miami Herald describes the dire situation with the conch population in the Bahamas. https://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/environment/article224130335.html

New fuel and dockage survey November 21, 2018

A new survey of dockage and fuel prices has been completed and posted showing most of the marinas offering these services in the Bahamas. Most fuel prices were up with a few exceptions that remained unchanged. A few marinas reduced dockage rates but none lowered fuel prices. Please go to our website www.explorercharts.com under Fuel and Dockage …

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Where to leave boat for 2 months?

We are planning a trip to the Bahamas but may need to leave the boat for one or two months.  We would prefer to simply leave the boat there instead of sailing back and then returning to the Bahamas.  Does anyone have any suggestions in the Andros, Berry Islands, Nassau, and or Eleuthera area which …

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New fuel and dockage survey March 6, 2018

A new survey of dockage and fuel prices has been completed and posted showing most of the marinas offering these services in the Bahamas. Some we were unable to contact at the present time and they are shown in red. In general, fuel prices were up with a few exceptions. Please go to our website …

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New fuel and dockage survey January 19, 2018

A new survey of dockage and fuel prices has been completed and posted showing most of the marinas offering these services in the Bahamas. Some we were unable to contact at the present time and they are shown in red. Please go to our website www.explorercharts.com under Fuel and Dockage Prices to check our latest findings. We will be …

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Search for Missing Vessel

Sharing this info:BOLO for the S/V ELLIPSIS Seven Seas Cruising Association’s HF Radio Service KPK has been asked for assistance in locating the S/V ELLIPSIS which departed Puerto Rico on December 26, 2017 on a voyage to St Augustine, Florida. The vessel is a 32’ Westsail cutter rig sloop, light tan hull, maroon stripe below …

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