May 12th 2010
The news is still not good from the Gulf of Mexico.
The New York Times reports on more fishing closures:
Already, oil is visible in virtually all of Louisiana’s closed coastal waters. Yet its ultimate impact on the gulf fisheries will not ...
May 11th 2010
I got this in an email from The Safe Boater Training Program. It’s a link to an article called “23 of the Worst Boating Accidents Over the Past 20 Years.”
What can we learn from this? Never travel by large capacity ...
May 8th 2010
A little something pointless for anyone bored on a Saturday evening.
May 7th 2010
It’s a noble idea on the one hand and, on the other, a waste of CO2 canisters.
BoatUS is trying to get people to wear inflatable PFDs by promoting Inflatable Life Jacket World Record Day.
The idea is to have everyone inflate ...
May 6th 2010
As the BP Oil Disaster continues to wreak havoc on the ecosystem in the Gulf of Mexico, a lot of us are left with feelings of disgust giving way to frustrated helplessness. What can we do when an irresponsible company ...
May 4th 2010
…Is a view I plan to be enjoying in a few weeks as I stand on the bow stalking bonefish in South Andros. I’m going as part of FibFest. What is Fibfest? It’s a bloggers summit, of sorts, and I’m ...
April 30th 2010
There are untold ways that this epic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico will affect the Gulf Coast region. This article from CBS shows all of the staggering numbers. To me, the most important, other than the 11 missing ...
April 28th 2010
Yeah, I’m pimping out an article again. But it’s out there, might as well link to it.
A journal of a recent boat-camping experience.
April 28th 2010
To avert a natural disaster along the wetlands of the Louisiana coastline, the Coast Guard today started a controlled burn of the oil slick formed from the Gulf oil rig explosion. According to the Coast Guard News website:
Workboats will ...
April 27th 2010
I’ve got a thing for dry bags. Finding one in backpack form has been a challenge. The typical PVC material just doesn’t feel as pliable as it should, especially when stuffing it with things. The Aquapac Waterproof Backpack is made ...