A yacht made a Mayday call after losing power and getting caught in the tide off Carnac Point, Inverness.
A laughing hoax caller who sent a lifeboat on a ‘wild goose chase’ has been jailed for four months.
TheScottish Government has put in place an urgent Marine Conservation Order to safeguard seabed habitats off Wester Ross in northwest Scotland.
The first stage of dredging at Annan Harbour on the south west coast of Scotland is now complete, ready to receive pleasure craft.
The body of a man who went missing in a homemade boat, off the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides, has been found.
Coastguards are currently coordinating the search for a man who is missing off Broad Bay, Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides.
The Caledonian Canal reopened to all boat traffic today following the completion of repairs to damage caused by flooding.
Practical Boat Owner magazine's "Free Anchorage" Playing Cards are now available to buy online for the first time through Piplers of Poole chandlery
Unusually high water levels on Loch Oich have partially washed Cullochy weir away, causing a major breach of the canal embankment
The National Marine Plan will introduce a single framework to manage all activity in Scottish waters
A yellow 'be aware' weather warning for storm force winds and ‘unusually high waves’ has been issued by the Met Office
David Rainsbury encounters otters, puffins, Fingal’s Cave and fell-walkers on a leisurely cruise among the glorious Western Isles