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USA - 2nd Annual Celebration of National Harbormaster Appreciation Day Goes Virtual with Live Event on Thursday, October 8th, 2020 at 6pm ET/3pm PT

A day where coastal communities around the country say 'thank you' to their Harbormasters.

Rockland, ME — October 6, 2020 — On Thursday, October 8th--the national day dedicated to recognizing Harbormasters around the country--US Harbors will be hosting a live event to celebrate these vital, and under-recognized, public servants and all that they do for our coastal communities. During the event Harbormasters from various locations around the country including New York City, Alaska, Florida (Jacksonville and Key West), North Carolina, and New England, will speak about their work and their harbors.

All Harbormasters are invited to join as presenters, and the public is welcome to participate. During the event, winners of the "Win 1 for You, and 1 for Your Harbormaster" give-aways will be announced, as well as other raffle winners. All Harbormasters with profiles on will be automatically entered into the event raffle. Event logo:

Instructions for access to the Zoom event--open to the public—can be found here:

About US Harbors is a media and data company in Rockland, Maine specializing in “tides, weather, & local knowledge™” for people who enjoy our coasts. The company covers 1,400 harbors across 30 states; from the Arctic Circle to the Florida Keys, from Maine to Hawaii, and in the Great Lakes. The company’s primary website,, has been helping people make good decisions about their time on and near the water since 2009. Over 7M people use the site annually, with interests in boating, fishing, paddling, swimming, and other activities on or near the water. As well as providing tide and weather data, the site has a continuously updated news feed, covering a wide variety of marine and coastal topics. US Harbors runs the annual “Best Harbor in the US” contest – a crowd-sourced online event to determine the best harbors in the country, as well as national Harbormaster Appreciation Day –celebrated annually on October 8th to recognize the stewards of our harbors and ports.

For more information:

Anastasia Fischer

Tel: 207-318-9482