DREDGING OPERATIONS Barataria Bay Waterway Mile 36.1 to Mile 25.5 & Entrance “Y”

Notice Number: 205783/24-05
Date: 01/10/2024 21:00 thru 03/11/2024 04:45

Beginning on approximately 10 January 2024 and continuing through approximately 10 March 2024, 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”. Dredged material will be deposited in disposal areas along the channel.

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.


Sisung, Wesley M