Michigan is ranked third in the nation for recreational boating activities, according to Twitter data collected by boatsafe.com.
Only Minnesota and Florida were ranked ahead of The Mitten State. The ranking is based on geotagged Twitter data within the last month, tracking tweets, hashtags and geotagged photos about recreational boating.
There were over 1,000 tweets tracked, which included hashtags such as #boatseason, #boatday, #boatingseason and #lakeday.
The top 10 recreational boating states are as follows:
- South Carolina
For more information on how geotagged tweets are tracked, visit developer.twitter.com/en/docs/tutorials/tweet-geo-metadata