ROCKLAND, Maine, March 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Usharbors.com provides "Tides, Weather, and Local Knowledge™" on 1,278 harbors in the U.S. to over 4 million people. In February 2019 they reached out to their extensive user base to get nominations for the "Best Harbor in the U.S." Over 250 people responded, rapidly nominating 155 harbors, with at least one harbor in every coastal state.
Voting is now open to ALL people who love the coasts. US Harbors' president, Anastasia Fischer, said "There is something magical about harbors. People feel passionately about the ones they love. Instead of having a journalist tell us which harbors are great, we're letting the people and communities who use the coast share their favorites through crowd-sourcing."
Visitors can vote for their favorite harbor at usharbors.com/bestharbor2019 from now until April 14th, 2019. On April 15th, US Harbors will announce the "Best Harbor in the U.S." The winning harbor receives a plaque and U.S. Harbors swag, will be featured on usharbors.com's website, and receive media attention.
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 1,278 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, https://usharbors.com , has been helping people make good decisions about their days on and near the water since 2009. The demographic is ages 25-65, 55% male/45% female, with interests in boating, fishing, swimming, and other activities on or near the water. Other common qualities include physically fit and active, outdoor lovers, travelers, and do-it-yourselfers, who like food, cooking, and investing.
SOURCE US Harbors