Moulton Avery discusses why experienced outdoors people can make very bad decisions. A very worth while read for all of us. It's in this month's SK e-newsletter. http://seakayakermag.com/current-NL.htm
I'd be interested in hearing comments concerning his observations.
This URL is only good through the first week of December. After that time you will find the article in the November 2010 SK e-newsletter found in the archived e-newsletter section. http://www.seakayakermag.com/articles_REVIEW-E.htm