Advocate for the business community while encouraging the economic and social development of Marshfield.
NACO is a national association of charter boat owners and operators formed in 1991, representing thousands of individuals across the United States. Our membership includes marine charters who provide fishing, sailing, diving, eco-tours, and other excursion vessels who carry passengers for hire. We are the premiere Association that represents charter boat interests.
Our objective is to improve the professional charter boat operator’s bottom line and to provide a strong voice in Washington, DC.
Drug Testing Programs:
The Charterboat Consortium is a random drug testing program for maritime employers and their employees, who are members of the National Association of Charterboat Operators (NACO).
A non-profit occupational health provider that specializes in delivering drug-free workplace programs. We are a tested drug free crew.
An Organization of Massachusetts USCG Licensed Captains and Mates. Operating on Stellwagen Bank and the Western gulf of Maine.
An organization of United States Coast Guard Licensed Captains serving the New England States whose main objective is the dissemination of information to, and exchange of information between operators of small passenger vessels for the enhancement of the Charter boat business.
The International Game Fish Association is a not-for-profit organization committed to the conservation of game fish and the promotion of responsible, ethical angling practices through science, education, rule making and record keeping.
The mission of the NSRWA is to preserve, restore, maintain and conserve in their natural state, the waters and related natural resources within the watershed.
MASSACHUSETTS HARBOR MASTERS ASSOCIATION
Past member of The Massachusetts Harbormasters Association is an organization of regional Chapters of harbormasters working together to promote safe boating on the waters of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. new Member in 2015 of the South Shore Harbormasters Association.
The Coast Guard Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that proudly supports projects that enhance the education, welfare and morale of all Coast Guard members.
Ducks Unlimited conserves, restores, and manages wetlands and associated habitats for North America’s waterfowl. These habitats also benefit other wildlife and people.
Sea Tow Services International is dedicated to providing members with a variety of on-the-water services, including multiple area towing, jump starts, covered un groundings, fuel drops and more.
The nation’s most powerful advocate for advancing the interests of boaters and the single source to meet all boaters needs.