NOTICE TO NAVIGATION INTERESTS
DETROIT DISTRICT DATE: 04/04/2017 NOTICE NUMBER: 7462
ATTN: CELRE-DE
477 MICHIGAN AVENUE
DETROIT MI 48226-2575
HTTP://WWW.LRE.USACE.ARMY.MIL/
POC:

Technical Services Branch
313-226-4549
LOCAL NUMBER: L17-02
WATERWAY: KEWEENAW WATERWAY

EFFECTIVE: IMMEDIATELY thru UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE EDT
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HAZARD TO NAVIGATION - SUNKEN VESSELS
KEWEENAW WATERWAY, MI

 

 

 

1.  It has been brought to the Corps attention that the F/V Katherine, a Great Lakes fishing tug has sunk sometime in December 2016 in addition to the F/V Dawn which sank on or about 31MAR2017. 


2.) The vessel locations are approximately at STA 1210+00 to 1220+00 on the Keweenaw Waterway, MI adjacent to the steel sheet pile wall on the west side of the channel.  The approximate coordinates for the sunken vessels are 46.98846N, 088.43649W. It is advised to take caution when transiting the area.


3) Questions regarding this notice may be directed to Duluth Area Engineer, Mr. Steven Brossart at (218)788-6402. Our internet address is: http://www.lre.usace.army.mil.Missions/Operations.aspx

 

 

 

//signed//


DAVID L. WRIGHT, P.E.
Chief, Operations
USACE-Detroit