Mississippi River WB WOOD Dredge Operations

2246L-LA-Mississippi River-WOOD Dredge Operations

Effective Date: Oct. 6 thru Nov. 2

Mariners are advised that commencing on October 6, 2022 and continuing through approximately November 2, 2022, dredging operations will occur along the Lower Mississippi River on the right descending bank at mile marker 125, AHP. The Dredge, WB WOOD, and tender, MR. KELLY, will monitor VHF-FM Channels 67 and 71. The Dredge will work 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Mariners are urged to transit the area at their slowest safe speed to minimize wake and exercise caution when transiting the area. For up-to-date information, mariners can contact Brandon Taylor at (985) 502-9200.

Watch Supervisor
U.S. Coast Guard
Vessel Traffic Service Lower Mississippi River
200 Hendee Street, Suite 300
New Orleans, LA 70114