The seascape used on this website (above) is based on a photograph by Dr. Katlin L. Bowman of the University of California at Santa Cruz, and licensed for use by the Charles E. Hawkins Squadron. The topsail schooner is based on a photograph of the schooner Lynx by Flickr user Bob, and used here under Creative Commons License 2.0, allowing for attribution, non-commercial use and adaptation. In this case, alterations made to the original image include removal of identifying marks and pennants, and inclusion of a Texas Navy ensign.