# 3 in the Safe Boating Pledge is to never operate a watercraft under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Between 2005 and 2013 24% of boating fatalities in NYS were attributed to alcohol or drugs according to the 2014 Recreational Boating Report of the NYS Parks & Recreation Dept.
Have a Safe and Happy Summer!
January is National Birth Defects Month
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
is a 100% Preventable Birth Defect
January 26 - February 1 is National Drug Facts Week
go to NIDA for information about this event