Marine debris has long been a safety concern for sailors and ocean racers, and the 2011 tsunami in Japan caused increased concern over the large amount of debris that was washed out to sea.
Re-printed with permission from Latitude 38, July 1994.
Copyright Max Ebb Publications and Latitude 38, 1994
"What's the event tonight?" I asked the bartender. "I had to drive all the way back to the second overflow parking lot to find a space!"
But the bar was almost empty. Just a few people I didn't recognize buying drinks, and a member serving.
"It's the weather briefing for the race to Hawaii. Standing room only in the dining room."
Course Outline by Jim Corenman
1. Look Outdoors
a. Calibrated barometer/barograph