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.
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
Who's been polluting Paradise Harbour? Help The Green Blue to solve the mystery at the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show 2015! Read more
Non-native species receive a Royal Visit at the London Boat Show 2015 Read more