Originally Posted by jackdale
Not sure about US law; it is a Canadian requirement
Wow! you guys take this "Person in charge of navigation" thing far too seriously. In the U.S. you buy a boat and presto....your a Skipper! If we had to read, that might discourage us from buying the boat, and that's bad for commerce!
What's a "Tide table" anyway?
Seriously...of all the equipment we have to have on board, I've never seen publications listed. Certainly seems prudent.