Monthly Archive: January 2014

Boating Safety: Part 1 of 16 – Nautical Terms

Going over terms used in boating may seem like a trivial exercise but clear communication between captain and crew, captain and other vessels, and captain and dockhands can make situations flow smoothly.  Here are a few nautical terms for this website but there are plenty of others not listed.  We recommend referring to Chapman’s Piloting …

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