Oceans Apart

The captains of these battleships are lost at sea. We've received a one-off tip that there may be misinformation all around. How can you help these troubled captains navigate these turbulent waters?

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  • Each sea contains exactly one battleship.
  • Each sea forms a contiguous region.
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(Copyable spreadsheet template is available here.)

Once you locate the ships, you'll be able to figure out what each captain is saying.

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