How to Be Safe on the Lowcountry Waterways All Summer Long

July 5, 2017, 11:30 pm EST | Share:

CHARLESTON, SC (FOX 24 NEWS NOW) — Warm temperatures, holidays, celebrations.

Summer is the time for fun in the sun and maybe even on the boat.

With more boating and waterway traffic, extra safety measures should be taken.

Lt. James Zorn with the US Coast Guard Charleston provides professional information on how to stay safe.

Some information and precautions include the type of boating license required, proper safety equipment, and the necessary learned skills for boating.

Check out the Boat Responsibly page for more details on how to safely explore Charleston waters.