Anchor Review

 1. What action can you take when severe weather is immediately threatening or your craft is disabled ?:
A Call the Coast Guard for immediate rescue.
B Fire your emergency flares.
C Speed up if possible, and head for a marina.
D Anchor your vessel, then wait out the weather or radio for assistance.
 2. What should you check before anchoring ?
A Check that the water is clear to the bottom.
B Check that the depth is at least 10 meters.
C Check that the anchor line or rode is attached securely to the anchor at one end and to the boat at the other end.
D Check that the anchor gear is completely dry before use.