Boater’s Card Now Required For Anyone Under 20

Fortuna, Ca., (KIEM)- As of January 2018 all boaters under the age of 20 are now required to carry a stet issued Boater’s Card to operate a marine vessel in California Waterways. This includes sailboats and push-vessels. It’s part of a state wide safety initiative that will soon require the card for all residents in the golden state, regardless of age. By next year, everyone under the age of 25 will have to register for a card. To apply for yours visit: