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Welcome, Arkansas boaters! Thank you for choosing this digital publication from Boat Ed, the official provider of Arkansas' boating safety course.

This handbook, approved by the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission, introduces you to Arkansas laws governing boating and provides general information about safe vessel operation.

Boater headed to open waters

Arkansas law enforcement officers patrol the waterways to make your boating experience safe and pleasant. Cooperate with them by following the laws and guidelines in this handbook as well as the rules of common courtesy while operating your boat.

Happy boating,

The Boat Ed Team

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