Navigation Notice: Calcasieu River

CALCASIEU RIVER

 

LOCAL NUMBER:  22-01
DATE:  January 3, 2022

 

Presently working and continuing until approximately 1 August 2022, the U.S. Government Contract Cutterhead Dredge SUSAN CROSBY will be working in the Calcasieu River from mile 17 to mile 36 (including Clooney Island and Devil’s Elbow).

 

The dredge will work 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and will give way to passing navigation. The dredge can be contacted on either VHF marine channel 13 or 16 for sailing instructions.

 

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

 

The point of contact with the New Orleans District is Tracy Falk at (504) 862-2971.

 

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MICHELLE C. DAIGLE
Acting Chief, Technical Support Branch
Operations Division