It's a powerful urge. The sun is up. The air is crisp. The waves are light. Just enough to coax people out on the waters for the first time this season. Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg says in the first weeks be mindful of debris pockets.
Stenberg says do a safety checklist including having all your personal flotation devices accounted for .
The Seneca County Sheriffs Marine Unit will be activated in May.