DREDGING OPERATIONS Atchafalaya River Mile 134.0 to Mile 146.0

Notice Number: 205426/MVN 23-142
Date: 11/24/2023 06:00 thru 02/29/2024 05:45

Commencing on or about 24 November 2023 and continuing until approximately 28 February 2024, the U.S. Government Contract Cutterhead Dredge Texas will be working in the Crewboat Cut between Mile 134.0 and Mile 146.0 of the Atchafalaya River.

The dredge will work 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and will be monitoring VHF Marine Channels 13 and 16. Dredged material will be deposited through floating pipelines and marked submerged pipelines into designated placement areas.

Besides dredging equipment, there are numerous work and support vessels associated with this dredging operation.

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


Sisung, Wesley M