Journeys School of Teton, Day 1, May 2014

Trip Day: 1

Location: Spencer Spit Orcas Island

Name(s): Anonymous

School/Grade: 5th Grade

Do you have any interesting stories about today….

 We learned how to sail Good ship CARLYN! We sailed the masts: The Jib (front) The Main (middle) And the Mizzin (back).  We also stopped and samples of the water along the way.

Any favorite wildlife sightings, quotes, games to share?

We saw Seals, Bald Eagles, Jellyfish and a Whole lot of plankton. 

Describe the anchorage or moorage where Carlyn is right now:

We are anchoring near Spencer’s Spit. 11 Miles from our start point

Today’s weather:

Sunny here on the Salish Sea!

Describe highlights from today’s science and sailing watches:

We had fun spotting animals while doing water samples for our research.

Do you have any questions, concerns, or expectations for tomorrow?

We anticipate another fun day of Sailing and Science!

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