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Erie Canal – Scotia
June 29, 2016
Mariners are advised the portion of the Erie Canal in the vicinity of the Scotia Village Docks (mile 21.27) will be within the 400’ safe fallout radius of the Independence Day celebration fireworks show to start at dusk on Friday, July 1st. It is expected that there will be a number of anchored spectator vessels who might temporarily encroach upon the navigation channel.
Additionally, Lock E-7 Vischer Ferry will operate until midnight on Friday to accommodate spectator vessels.
Chart 14786 E-38 & E-37 showing the affected area can be found at http://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786e38.png & http://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786e37r.png.
Features along the eastern portion of the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=erieeastern.
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