Notice to Mariners
Champlain Canal – Stillwater and Northumberland
June 15, 2023
Mariners are advised that water levels in the Canal from Champlain Canal Lock C-4 in Stillwater to Lock C-5 in Northumberland will reduced by up to 12 inches below normal navigation level due to facility maintenance being performed by Stillwater Hydro today. This lower water level may affect boats and docks on this area of the Champlain Canal and should last less than 24 hours.
A chart covering the affected area can be found at https://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786c03l.png and https://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786c05l.png
Features along the eastern portion of the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at https://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=champlain
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In case of emergencies, please call the Canal Corporation’s Emergency Call Center at 833-538-1042.