AMENDMENT – Navigation Notice 205783, MVN 24-03 DREDGING OPERATIONS Barataria Bay Waterway Mile 36.1 to Mile 25.5 & Entrance “Y”

Notice Number: 205783-1/MVN 24-03 / MVN 24-44
Date: 01/10/2024 21:00 thru 05/01/2024 04:45

Reference Navigation Bulletin No. 24-03, dated 10 January 2024, stating that the U.S. Government Contract Cutterhead Dredge ENTERPRISE will be working in the Barataria Bay Waterway from Mile 36.1 to Mile 25.5 (non-continuous), and Entrance “Y” through approximately 10 March 2024.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED THAT THE DREDGING OPERATIONS HAVE BEEN EXTENDED THROUGH APPROXIMATELY 30 APRIL 2024.

In upper reach and Entrance “Y”, the dredged material will be deposited behind existing dikes on the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway (GIWW). In the lower reach, the dredged material will be placed on the west side of the channel between Mile 26 and Mile 27.5.

The Dredge will work 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and can be contacted on either VHF channel 13 or 16.

Mariners are urged to transit at their slowest safe speed to minimize wake and proceed with caution after passing arrangements have been made.

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Sisung, Wesley M