Marine Trawler Owners Association, Chesapeake Bay Cruisers

For trawler owners, prospective owners, and enthusiasts, the Marine Trawler Owners Association (MTOA) provides information about trawlers and hosts member events. Members are not required to have a boat, and may join as a way to learn more about trawlers and develop their passion for them. The MTOA states that their goals are: Maintenance and repair problem solving, Training and education for captains and first mates, Ownership and resale of member vessels, Activities and social events for members and guests, and Information exchange and dialogue amongst membership.