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Is there a ‘best harbor’ in the U.S.?

Tuesday, January 15th 2019

Is there a ‘best harbor’ in the U.S.? is using crowd-sourcing to find the best harbor in the United States, and they’re asking everyone to help! People can nominate their favorite harbor for boating, fishing, swimming, or just hanging out, online at Nominations close on Sunday, February 17, 2019 and voting begins on Monday, February 18 at’s 4 million visitors will be able to vote on their favorite harbor through April 7, 2019. The “Best Harbor in the US” will be announced on April 15, 2019. US Harbors will award a plaque to the winning harbor. This is not editorial PR: we’re asking real people which harbor is best and why.

US Harbors is a media and data company in Rockland, Maine specializing in “tides, weather, & local knowledge™” for people who love the coast. The company has data on 1,267 harbors across 23 coastal states; from the Arctic Circle to the Florida Keys and from Maine to Hawaii. The mission of the company is to promote the sustainability and resilience of coastal communities, both economically and environmentally. The company’s primary website, , has been helping people make good decisions about their days on and near the water since 2009.


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