Pascagoula Upper Sound, Mississippi

Notice Number: 23-11
Date: 02/08/2023 thru 04/15/2023

Notice is given to mariners that Mike Hooks LLC.’s cutterhead dredge E. Stroud and associated fleet has begun maintenance dredging activities in the Upper Sound Channel of Pascagoula Harbor and will be working northbound towards Pascagoula River until approximately 15 April. They will be working 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, and material will be placed into open water disposal areas and Singing River Island Beneficial Use Site. Navigation traffic can contact the dredge via marine radio on channels 13 and 16. Mariners should exercise extreme caution when transiting this area.

For further information, please contact the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Irvington Site Office at (251) 957-6019.


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