Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Rochester
June 8, 2022
Mariners are advised of shoaling that has reduced the depth of the Erie Canal at the Genesee River Crossing in Rochester. Vessels requiring deeper draft should use the center of the navigation channel until dredge operations can be performed.
A map showing the affected area can be found at
Features along the western portion of the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=eriewestern
In case of emergencies, please call the Canal Corporation Emergency Call Center at: (833) 538-1042.
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