Notice to Navigators: Red River

Red River Navigation Update


  1. ACME Gage has crested at 26.0' and it is uncertain if this is a crest. Red River Landing has crested at 44.6' and started a fall. We will monitor the levels below Lock 1.


  1. Old River Lock received funding in the Infrastructure Bill for a dewater and major inspection. Vicksburg and New Orleans Districts need to coordinate closures at the same time.


  1. We will have a Navigation meeting on Wednesday, 23 February, at the Shreveport Convention Center. This will be in conjunction with our RRVA Annual Convention; 23 & 24 February.


Richard Brontoli, Executive Director
Red River Valley Association
P.O. Box 709
Shreveport, LA 71162
Cell: 318-393-6207
Fax: 318-425-0516