Archives for Boattalk

BoatTalk 9/11/18

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

Eastport boat school

Key Discussion Points:
a) plastic in the water
b) herring, whales, and fishermen
c) restarting the eastport boat school

Guests:
Dean Pike Eastport Boat School
Jon Johansen Maine Coastal News

BoatTalk 8/14/18

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

Program Topics: shellback dinghy regatta, portland yacht sevices new travelift, owls head transportation museum auction boats, any more cheap shorefront available?

Guests:
Jim Petersen shellback regatta
Phineas Sprague Portland Yacht Services
Toby Owls Head Transportation Museum

BoatTalk 7/10/18

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

Program Topic: lobsters, more

Key Discussion Points:
a) down east book
b) canadian immigrant imports
c) LOBSTERS

Guests:
Chris White author The Last Lobster
Frank Gotwals Stonington fisherman

BoatTalk 6/12/18

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

Herring, buoys, lobsters, more

Key Discussion Points: a) mid-water trawls hearings b) delivering a ferry c) somebody is stealing buoy bells

Guest: Zack Klyver Maine Whale Watch

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
Carla Scocchi “ “ “

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