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Small Boat Program

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What class is my boat?

Small Boat ClassDefinition
Class A less than 16 feet length overall
Class I 16 to less than 26 feet length overall
Class II 26 to less than 40 feet length overall
Class III 40 to less than 65 feet length overall
Small Research Vessel (SRV) greater than 65 feet length overall but less than 300 gross tons
Research Vessel Shearwater
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In this section, you will find resources for NOAA small boat operators, including information on length of vessel by class, safety and risk management, training, inspection, boat procurement, boat inventory, and useful links.
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Mailing Address NOAA Small Boat Program Office7600 Sand Point Way NEBuilding 3Seattle, WA 98115206-526-6037 Fax NOAA Small Boat Program Manager LCDR Nick Morgan (206-553-0258)E-mail: sbp.manager@noaa.gov Areas of...

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