About Tracy Ormsbee

Tracy Ormsbee is publisher of the Adirondack Explorer. When she’s not working – and it’s not black fly season – you can find her outdoors hiking, running, paddle boarding or reading a book on an Adirondack chair somewhere.

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  1. Oldrich Nos says

    Dear Sirs,
    Instead of whining and endlessly venerating the idiotic idea of water ballast a fraction of efforts in promoting available water-less ballast would do miracle in saving environment. The technologies will at the same time mitigate ship roll, prevent accumulation of the deadly parametric roll – all by solid technology independent of electricity and human error. Saving lives of mariners.
    Simply ask the inventor.

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