Archives for Boattalk

BoatTalk 5/8/18

Producers/Hosts: Alan Sprague & Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

Maine Ocean School, bottom paint, ugly boats

Key Discussion Points:
a) starting a marine magnet school
b) what a marine magnet school will offer and produce
c) comments on water based bottom paints and clean-up

Guests:
Eric Jergenon Maine Ocean School
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BoatTalk 4/10/18

Producers/Hosts: Alan Sprague & Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic:several boatting subjects

Key Discussion Points:
-David Moses Bridges the movie and the man
-sea level rise in some places?
-Maine Boatbuilder’s Show

Guest: Michael Reisman Mary Wadswoth Cancer Center

BoatTalk 2/13/18

Producers/Hosts: Alan Sprague & Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

Come Boating Rockland

Key Discussion Points:
a) global warming and boating
b) rowing giggs for fun and sport
c) electric bottom paint

Guest: John Dillenbach, Come Boating Rockland, Me.

BoatTalk 1/9/18

Producers/Hosts: Alan Sprague & Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

Bad year for whales, slick future for oil

-What’s happening to the whales?
-Problems with oil exploration
-Blackbeard’s book club

Guests:
Zachary Klyver Naturalist, Researcher, Conservationist
Jeff Dobbs Jeff Dobbs Productions filmaker

BoatTalk 12/12/17

Producers/Hosts: Alan Sprague & Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topics variety, many global warming
Key Discussion Points:
a) Naomi Klein’s book No is Not the Answer
b) administration about to open East coast to oil drilling
c) Paul Molyneaux’s new book Doryman’s Reflection

BoatTalk 11/14/17

Producers/Hosts: Alan Sprague & Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: variety of topics, maine boatbuilder’s conference, downeast institute, global warming, railroad tugs, drifting in the pacific, comments on last month’s show
Key Discussion Points:
a)comments on lasts months report on el faro sinking,
b) comment about untangling an outboard from lobster lines
c) report about the downeast institute on beals island
d) john johansen talks about the upcoming maine boatbuilder’s conference in bath
e) two women drift for five months in pacific – why?

BoatTalk 10/10/17

Producers/Hosts: Alan Sprague & Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

el faro report, local rescues, global warming denial, more

a) el faro report
b) are global science rejectors evil?
c) larry albee’s rescue account
d) another fish boat sinks, this one gets saved

Guest: Larry Albee Hardwood Island caretaker pre-recorded

BoatTalk 9/12/17

Producers/Hosts: Alan Sprague & Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: big storms and global warming,gps hacking, navigation
Key Discussion Points:
a) big storms and the future
b) gps spoofing
c) how navigation was with the navy before gps
d)maine maritime film festival

guest: Charlie Pugh, retired navy and weru programmer