Operation Dry Water

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Presentation to the 2011 International Boating & Water Safety Summit about Operation Dry Water. Operation Dry Water will take place June 24-26, 2011

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  • Of the 120 counties in Kentucky, 52 are completely dry, 38 are considered partially dry or "moist", 29 are entirely wet, and one is classified as wet but is actually closer to "moist".
  • In 2010, 175 agencies from all 56 states and territories participated.
  • Operation Dry Water

    1. 2. Operation Dry Water is a coordinated, national weekend of Boating Under the Influence (BUI) detection and enforcement aimed at reducing the number of alcohol-related accidents and fatalities and fostering a stronger and more visible deterrent to alcohol use on the water.
    2. 3. Operation Dry Water directly addresses the National Recreational Boating Safety Strategic Plan Objective 6: Boating Under the Influence (BUI) Achieve a 5% overall decrease in the number of deaths by CY 2016 (using a five-year moving average) where the use of alcohol or other drugs by a boat’s operator and/or occupants was either a direct or indirect cause of the accident . The five-year average for the 2005 to 2009 time period was 156. Strategy 6.5 – Conduct BUI Awareness and Enforcement Campaign Engage our nation’s marine law enforcement officers, boating safety partner organizations and the media in a nationwide campaign which blends targeted enforcement of BUI laws with a measureable increase in public awareness about the risks associated with BUI.
    3. 4. What’s in a Name?
    4. 6. 56 States 2010 46 States 2009
    5. 7. 336 BUI Citations 2010 283 BUI Citations 2009
    6. 8. 73,875 Boaters 2010 36,277 Boaters 2009
    7. 9. 43,203 Vessels 2010 17,695 Vessels 2009
    8. 10. 7,782 Warnings 2010 5,320 Warnings 2009
    9. 11. 2010 3,009 Officers 32,711 Hours 2009 2,442 Officers 23,919 Hours
    10. 12. 721 Facebook Fans Now 349 Facebook Fans 2009
    11. 13. 369 Twitter Followers Now 214 Twitter Followers 2009
    12. 14. June 24-26, 2011
    13. 15. Media Coordination Calls April, May All Participating Agencies Best practices, ideas, media plan
    14. 16. New for 2011 Refresh/Refocus of Website Public Service Announcement Participation Recognition Expanding Partnerships
    15. 17. Contact www.operationdrywater.org @OpDryWater facebook.com/OperationDryWater slideshare.net/NASBLA [email_address] [email_address]
    16. 18. <ul><li>Any Questions ? </li></ul>Any Suggestions ?
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