By: Jamie Ostrander
As a child growing up during the height of the cold war here in Central Florida, I always enjoyed the big vinyl maps that the teacher would pull down over the chalk board. I was eager to learn about the local geography, the river, inlets and ocean topography and how the coastline can change over time.
By: Tom Kirk
When sailing across a large body of open water you must start with a plan or there is little likelihood you will arrive safely at your destination. Along the way you must also monitor your progress and make adjustments for changes in currents, wind direction and speed.