Chesapeake Almanac

Author: John Page Williams
Publisher: Tidewater Pub
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This book answers those questions and more. The fascinating natural history sketches in this book will enable those who love the Chesapeake to tune in to the bay's creatures and seasonal events.

Explorer S Guide Maryland Fourth Edition Explorer S Complete

Author: Leonard M. Adkins
Publisher: The Countryman Press
ISBN: 1581571755
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Tom Horton lived and worked among the local people so that he could write his
intimate portrait, An Island Out of Time: A Memoir of Smith Island in the
Chesapeake. Chesapeake Almanac: Following the Bay Through the Seasons is
a collection of newspaper columns by John Page William Jr. that takes you
through a year's worth of natural world events around the bay. Chesapeake Bay:
Nature of an Estuary, by Christopher P. White, is another good book about the
environment of the ...

Saving The Bay

Author: Ann E. Byrnes
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801866289
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West Virginia Division of Natural Resources: <>. White,
Christopher B. Chesapeake Bay: Nature of the Estuary, a Field Guide. Centreville
, Md.: Tidewater Publishers, 1989. White, Dan. Crosscurrents in Quiet Water:
Portraits of the Chesapeake. Dallas: Mountain Lion, Inc., 1987. Williams, John
Page, Jr. Chesapeake Almanac: Following the Bay through the Seasons.
Centreville, Md.: Tidewater Publishers, 1993. Wolf, E. C. Course Guide for Race
to Save the Planet.

Princeton Alumni Weekly

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Page Williams, fr. '65 Tidewater ... Williams, the director of special field programs
for the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, knows the bay firsthand through years of
research and personal ... The book is conveniently divided into sections
according to the four seasons—harking back to the structure of Aldo Leopold's
Sand County Almanac (1949), which helped launch the modern environmental

Reed S Nautical Almanac East Coast 2009

Author: Reed, Lajoux
Publisher: REED's Nautical Almanac
ISBN: 1884666957
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Chesapeake. and. Delaware. Canal. 110. Delmarva. Coast. 111. Coastal.
Summary. Delaware Bay flows about 50nm from the Chesapeake and Delaware
Canal to the Atlantic Ocean. N of the canal the bay narrows and become the
Delaware River, leading to Trenton ... Following sustained heavy rainfalls over
the Delaware River's watershed, especially in Spring, muddy currents flowing to
the Atlantic may exceed 4kts and can include hazardous debris such as partly
submerged trees.

Cruising World

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CRUISING GUIDES AND INFORMATION With a season of Eastern Med sailing
behind them, they. BOOKS Boating Almanac...Vol. 4, Chesapeake Bay et al.;
Published annually by Boating Almanac Company, lnc., Severna Park, MD
21146; Softcover, approx. 336 pp., $8.50 Coast Pilot, U.S...Vol. 3, Atlantic Coast:
Sandy Hook to Cape Henry; Published annually by (U.S.) National Ocean Survey
, Washington, D.C.; Softcover, approx. 240 pp., $16.50 Guide to Cruising
Chesapeake Bay'; ...

Atlantic Boating Almanacs

Author: Peter L. Griffes
Publisher: ProStar Publications
ISBN: 9781577855033
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The channels into Delaware and Chesapeake Bays are broad and deep. ... (12)
the entrances to New York Harbor, Delaware Bay and Chesapeake Bay, and in
the main channel of Chesapeake Bay off Smith Point just S of the entrance to the
Potomac ... The principal dangers along this coast are the outlying sand shoals,
the fogs, and the doubtful direction and velocity of the currents after heavy gales.

The Sun Almanac For

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[We append below an abridgement of the valuable “Rules for the management of
Infants during the hot season.' which were prepared several years ago by the
Obstetrical Society of Philadelphia and are every year widely and gratuitously
distributed by the Board of Health of that city. They embrace the entire subject] 1.
Bathe the child once a day in tepid water. If feeble. sponge it all over twice a day
with lukewarm water and vinegar. 2. Avoid tight bandaging; clothes light and
loose; use ...

Exploring The Chesapeake In Small Boats

Author: John Page Williams
Publisher: Cornell Maritime Press/Tidewater Publishers
ISBN: 9780870334290
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Author John Page Williams, director of special field programs for the Chesapeake Bay Foundation and author of the Naturalist's Almanac in Chesapeake Bay Magazine, writes in a lucid, easygoing style as he introduces these waterways that he ...

The American Almanac And Repository Of Useful Knowledge For The Year 1837

Author: charles bowen
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By Mr. Jefferson's observations in his “ Notes,' it appears that the winter of 1780
was the most severe ; as in 1740–41, York River was not frozen over, whereas in
1780, the Chesapeake was covered with solid ice from its head to the mouth of
the Potomac. At Annapolis, where the bay is more than five miles wide, the ice
was five inches thick.” The following notices relating to this winter are extracted
from the numbers of the “Boston News-Letter,” of the several dates given.— Jan.