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Be Aware of Limits While Boating

Posted: Thursday, July 4th, 2013 at 6:23 am
Author: KCII News - Nathan Swenson

Those planning on celebrating the holiday on the water this year should be aware of the rules concerning boating and alcohol. According to Wes Gould, Iowa Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer, a big change came last year, when the Iowa legislature made the legal blood alcohol level for boating 0.08, the same as driving a vehicle. The limit was previously .1 percent.