Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Waterford to Frankfort
July 15, 2021
Mariners are advised that the Canal from Erie Canal Lock E-2 in Waterford to Lock E-15 in Fort Plain that were closed in a previous Notice to Mariners will reopen to navigation on Friday, July 16th at 7:00 am.
Erie Canal Lock E-16 in St. Johnsville to Lock E-19 in Frankfort will reopen to navigation on Friday at Noon.
Boaters should be aware of floating debris that has been generated by recent heavy rainfall and proceed with caution, at a "No Wake" speed as some debris may be hard to see. Some buoys (Aids to Navigation) may be off station. Boaters should also verify overhead clearances at bridges before proceeding.
A chart covering the affected area can be found at http://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786e40.png. through
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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