Day 3 July 10

The third day dawned early with the washing of the pesky May flies at 5:45 am. The Zodiac was deployed shortly after to “abduct” three visiting dignitaries from Tawas, Michigan. Our abductees were David Lusch, Michigan State University; Jim Diana,... Read More →

Posted in: | July 10, 2012

Day 6 July 13

We just finished the last collection site of the cruise and are heading back to Alpena. The rumor on the ship is there will be a swim call when we reach Thunder Bay. The lesson of the day is Brandon’s... Read More →

Posted in: | July 13, 2012

On Our Own Again…

The lights may go out, but the crew doesn’t sleep! During the overnight hours, work on deck continued with sampling at several stations. A few brave teacher volunteers joined the crew in the late night/early morning hours. Hardhats off to... Read More →

Posted in: | July 9, 2013