Amid the rise of GPS, NOAA weighs a move away from paper charting

Growing up boating in Annapolis, Jan Majer remembers his father marking up his nautical charts by hand each year with the latest information on buoy and shoal movements.

Majer’s father taught him how to read the paper charts, and he still buys them as backups. But with two laptops, two tablets,…

from Anne Arundel County – Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/anne-arundel/bs-md-noaa-charts-20170602-story.html
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