A sinking feeling.

Position:STATELINE - Boat owners economic condition - Brief article
 
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The bad economy is causing boat owners to abandon ship, literally. Like overstretched homeowners, boat owners who can no longer afford payments, cannot sell their used boat or simply can't afford to maintain it are scratching off the names and registry numbers and ditching their vessels. It costs thousands of dollars to properly dispose of a boat. "Our waters have become dumping grounds," Major Paul R. Ouellette of the Florida Fish and...

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