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New York State Canal Corporation

Notice to Marines

Erie Canal – Scotia and Whitesboro Update

June 21, 2019


Mariners are advised that the Erie Canal from to Lock E-8 Scotia to Lock E-20 Whitesboro is temporarily closed due to high water levels from flash flooding. Water levels are already receding, and sections of the Canal will reopen as soon as conditions allow for safe passage.

Updates will follow.

Charts 14786 E-22 to 14786 E-37 covering the affected area can be found at


Features along the eastern portion of the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at

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