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New York State Canal Corporation

Notice to Mariners

Champlain Canal – Schuylerville to Fort Edward

July 13, 2022

Mariners are advised of floating debris and trees from Champlain Canal Lock C-5 in Schuylerville to Lock C-7 in Ft. Edward particularly north of Lock C-6 in Fort Miller, where trees have been reported in the navigation channel. Canal maintenance forces are on site.

Boaters should proceed with extreme caution through these areas.

A chart covering the affected area can be found at


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

In case of emergencies, please call the Canal Corporation Emergency Call Center at: (833) 538-1042.

The Canal Corporation urges all users to register to receive updates through the "Notice to Mariners" notification program at

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