BoatTalk 10/8/19: great loop, refrigerators, books, docking, more

Producers/Hosts: Alan Sprague and Mike Joyce
Engineer: John Greenman

Key Discussion Points:
a) book recommended by mike, book recommended by listeners.
b) report in progress of the great loop.
c) driving a ship while watching videos

Guest: Dave Rowe by phone doing the great loop

BoatTalk 9/10/19: great loop, lobster boat races, car carriers falling over, more

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

Key Discussion Points:
a) maine boats homes and harbors book list
b) report in progress of the great loop
c) boats going on their sides

guests: Dave Rowe by phone doing the loop

BoatTalk 7/9/19: the great loop

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

Key Discussion Points:
a) sea level rise has some crying in their beer
b) report in progress of the great loop

Guest: Dave Rowe by phone doing the loop

BoatTalk 6/11/19: Near-shore ecology

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

Houseboats off-shore, bottom line on holding tanks

Guests:
Jon Johansen, Maine Coastal News
Molly Mulhern, Apprentice Shop, Rockland, Me.

BoatTalk 5/17/19: houseboats, cooking, captaining

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

Key Discussion Points :

  1. a) houseboats offshore,  
  2. b) Writing for gCaptain

c)sailing and cooking

  1. d) racing around the world,
  2. e) more

guests:  Jon Johansen Maine Coastal News

             Emily Whebbe Sailing the Bakery

BoatTalk 4/9/19

Producers/Hosts: Alan Sprague & Mike Joyce
Engineer: John Greenman

Houseboats, lobsters to china, penobscot marine museum, old photos

Today on Boattalk Mike Joyce and Alan Sprague discussed the usual wide variety of marine related items, from houseboats to lobsters for China to old photos. A listener called in the express her appreciation for Penobscot Marine Museum and their collections. Kevin Johnson called in from the museum and talked about their huge photo collections and how to see them on line. Mike mentioned global warming and local effects in the Gulf of Maine. Alan managed to work in a couple of unfathomly shallow puns. All in all it was another good show.

Guests:
Jon Johansen Maine Coastal News
Kevin Johnson photo archivest at Penobscot Marine Museum

BoatTalk 2/12/19

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

Program Topic:varied nautical

Key Discussion Points:
a) winter offshore bird count
b) sinking islands and shifting poles
c) the nautical scribe and books we like

Guest: Joe Mosier – The Nautical Scribe Bookstore

BoatTalk 12/11/18

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

Maine built boats

Key Discussion Points:
a) lobster wars movie coming to bar harbor
b) maine built boat qualities
c) maine coastal news

Guests:
Jon Johanson President of the Board Maine Built Boats, publisher of Maine Coastal News
David Abel Boston Globe reporter, film maker