Daily Archives: April 27, 2012

Week ending April 27, 2012 – Cell 4 almost full

Dredge (and Rainey) Report Cell 4 almost full April 27, 2012     Summary of accomplishments: Fixed the overhead winch East half of Cell 4 is above marsh level Total time pumped directly into Cell 4 = 64.5 hours Impediments: … Continue reading

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April 24, 2012

Tuesday, April 24 With a late start to the day, Karen brought Ahmet Binselam and his friend out in the 17 ft boat the Avocet, and made it to the camp at 2:30. Ahmet is our Audubon computer guru and … Continue reading

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April 25, 2012 – overhead winch fixed

Wednesday, April 25 Dawn was cool and clear. Timmy had a meeting with Wildlife and Fisheries at 10 so we headed to the dredge at first light to work on the overhead winch that had died last week after only … Continue reading

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April 26, 2012 – Cell 4 almost full

Thursday, April 26 Figure 9. Military jet?  The dawn held a surprise as a jet streaked up almost vertically faster than any jet we normally see. We thought it was a missile or rocket at first, but binoculars (and enlarging … Continue reading

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April 27, 2012 – departure

Friday, April 27 Sunrise from the back deck was gorgeous as always, and I watched it unfold as I packed up the Avocet for my trip back to Baton Rouge. As soon as Timmy could see well, he was out … Continue reading

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