The inland rules in this book replace the old inland rules western rivers rules great lakes rules their respective pilot rules and interpretive rules and parts of the motorboat act of 1940 many of the old navigation rules were originally enacted in the last century occasionally provisions were. The navigation rules are much like the rules of the road on the highway they establish a consistent way to navigate safely and avoid collisions when two boats are crossing paths are on course to meet head on or when one boat wishes to overtake another. The free navigation rules study guide get started us coast guard approved when you save as many lives and patrol as much coastline as the uscg you learn a thing or two about navigation in co operation with the uscg . Therefore practically everything you encounter on the water is considered a vessel and as such must know understand and abide by the navigation rules the navigation rules cover steering rules akin to rules of the road sound signaling equipment and requirements and a section on navigation lights. Welcome to the new on line handbook of the nautical rules of the roadthis publication first went into print in 1986 a second edition was published in 1991 the naval institute press for years had two competing navigation rules books in print this one and farwells
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