07 June 2012

• Ask Lefty…about Fly Fishing



“I saw an article that said you should not shoot line through your hand. Do you have any comments on this?”

Fly Fishing in Salt Waters



• Coast Guard Launches Multiple Assets for Five Adrift Kayaks in NY, CT Waters

”The first two were located 1/2 mile north of Plum Island in Long Island Sound by a ferry crew. Neither kayak had identification markings, and there were no signs of distress in the immediate area.

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The Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound Command Center in New Haven, Conn., issued an urgent marine information broadcast and launched a rescue boat crew from Coast Guard Station New London, Conn., to investigate.

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While the rescue crew conducted their search, the command center contacted local police departments on both sides of eastern Long Island Sound. There were no correlating reports of missing persons or active searches.

”A fourth unmanned and adrift kayak was discovered by a sailing vessel one nautical mile south of Milford Harbor, Conn. It was found with its rudder lashed and secured in the upright, stowed position.

The Coast Guard issued an urgent information marine broadcast and launched a rescue boat crew from Coast Guard Station New Haven. The rescue boat crew arrived on scene but reported no signs of distress after a search of the area.”

Coast Guard News


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