Tech Talk: True Measure
Get the lowdown on moisture meters from maintenance maestro Tom Hale. You probably ought to have one in your tool box, he says but first you need to know how to interpret its readings.
Chesapeake Almanac: The Peeler Run
April showers bring more than May flowers. May also welcomes a savory explosion of soft crabs—a boon for humans as well as other predatory species here on the Bay. CBM Editor-at-Large John Page WIlliams explains why this gustatory beneficence happens every year.
Jody’s Log: The Gods Must Be Crazy
After a particularly bouncy ride up the Bay, Cruising Editor Jody Argo Schroath steers Moment of Zen into Frog Mortar Creek , seeking shelter from a building breeze. Oh, and to make the weather gods stop laughing.
Weather Eye: Puppy Whipped
They deliberately left the dock with no dogs onboard, but an abandoned puppy on a deserted island won their hearts and a permanent place in the crew, writes Editor-at-Large Wendy Mitman Clarke.
Cover Photo by: Edwin Remsberg