Welcome to The Green Blue!
The Green Blue is the joint
environment programme created by the British Marine
Federation and Royal Yachting
Association for anyone who enjoys getting out on the water
or whose livelihood depends on it. We help boat users,
boating businesses, sailing clubs and training centres to
reduce their impact on coastal and inland waters.
We offer practical advice,
help, guidance and even money saving tips for anyone who wishes to
help keep our coasts and inland waters the pleasant places that we
What do we do?
The Green Blue raises awareness,
conducts scientific research, identifies environmentally friendly
products and offers easy best practice advice to anyone keen to
make boating in the UK as sustainable as possible.
Datchet Water Sailing Club successfully hosted The Green Blue’s interactive Marine CSI Challenge over the May 15-16 weekend to become the first sailing club in the UK to run the brand new environmental educational resource. Read more
Hundreds of young visitors to this year’s RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show cracked the show’s first ever fictional marine crime scene investigation into pollution in Paradise Harbour! Read more
Ben Ainslie Racing (BAR) has been awarded the Olympic-inspired international standard, ISO 20121, that provides a framework for delivery of sustainable operations throughout the team's activities. Read more