Walking across the Bay

What was it about that day, August 9, which gave me such a bounce in my step and oozing anticipation? A series of marine and atmospheric conditions had converged: the new moon, with the accompanying larger range of tides (spring tides), with a low tide at 1:45 PM; marine forecast for east wind at 10-15 knots; and high pressure with fairly clear skies. I have been considering a return to Bird Banks Shoals, with a 2008 exploration Continue reading