Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal - Scotia
October 8, 2021
Mariners are advised that water levels along this Mohawk River section of the Erie Canal have subsided enough that the governing clearance of Railroad Bridge E-12 over the Erie Canal is back to the standard clearance of 21’.
The Canal system is scheduled to close to navigation at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, October 13, 2021. All vessel operators should plan their trips to ensure they exit the system by that time. For more information, click here.
A chart showing the affected area can be found at https://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786e38.png
Bridge heights are listed at http://www.canals.ny.gov/boating/bridgeheights.html
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.
The Canal Corporation urges all users to register to receive updates through the “Notice to Mariners” notification program at www.canals.ny.gov
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