Notice to Navigators: Eastern U.S. Rivers

Security Zone; Grounded Tug and Barge, Deerfield Beach, FL


Notice Number: 2022-02743

Date: This rule is effective without actual notice from February 9, 2022, through 11:00 a.m. on February 11, 2022. For the purposes of enforcement, actual notice will be used from 12:00 p.m. on February 4, 2022, until February 9, 2022.


Temporary final rule.


The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary security zone for certain navigable waters of the Atlantic Ocean within a 1000 yard radius of a grounded tug and barge, the SEA EAGLE, on Deerfield Beach containing a cargo of national security interest. This action is necessary to protect the cargo and surrounding waterway from terrorist acts, sabotage or other subversive acts, accidents, or other events of a similar nature. Entry of vessels or persons into this zone is prohibited unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port (COTP) Miami.


To view documents mentioned in this preamble as being available in the docket, go to, type USCG-2022-0074 in the search box and click “Search.” Next, in the Document Type column, select “Supporting & Related Material.”


If you have questions on this rule, call or email Omar Beceiro, Waterways Management Division, U.S. Coast Guard; telephone: (305) 535-4317, email:


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