This destroyed private aid is off the east side of the Gulf Waterway’s path through Lemon Bay southwest of Royal Palm Marina.
FLORIDA – GIWW – CHARLOTTE HARBOR TO TAMPA BAY – INDIAN MOUND PARK: Private Aid/Hazard to Navigation
Private aid Indian Mound Park Daybeacon 1 (LLNR 57435) is reported destroyed. The pile remaining is broken aproximately 1ft below the waterline and poses a hazard to navigation. Chart 11425 LNM 21/20
This ICW light is on the east shoulder of the Waterway through the Halifax River.
FLORIDA – AICW – TOLOMATO RIVER – PALM SHORES – HALIFAX RIVER: Hazard to Navigation
Halifax River Light 59 (LLNR 40345) destroyed and replaced with TRLB in position 29-08-09.413N 080-58-03.792W (29°8.1569N / 080°58.0632W, 29.135948 / -80.967720) . The remains of the wreckage, which includes a concrete piling, remains un-located and poses a hazard to navigation.
This private aid is on the southeast shore of Boot Key Harbor.
FLORIDA – FLORIDA KEYS – BOOT KEY EAST CHANNEL: Private Aid/Hazard to Navigation
Private aid Boot Key Harbor East Channel Daybeacon 3A (LLNR 13816) was previously reported destroyed. The aid has been reported to have been rebuilt, however the position has not been verified and may be unreliable. Mariners are strongly encouraged to use extreme caution while transiting the area. Chart 11442 LNM 21/20
The offshore inlet buoy is on the east side of Range A and the harbor buoy is on the west shoulder of the channel.
1. THE FOLLOWING AID TO NAVIGATION CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE. A. BEAUFORT INLET CHANNEL LIGHTED BUOY 14 (LLNR 29375) HAS BEEN CHANGED TO BEAUFORT INLET CHANNEL LIGHTED BUOY 10 (LLNR 29375). B. MOREHEAD CITY CHANNEL LIGHTED BUOY 19 (LLNR 29425) HAS BEEN CHANGED TO MOREHEAD CITY CHANNEL LIGHTED BUOY 15 (LLNR 29425).
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This new ICW ATON is on the southeast shoulder of the Waterway north of New Topsail Inlet.
1. THE FOLLOWING AID TO NAVIGATION HAS BEEN RELOCATED. A. NEW RIVER - CAPE FEAR RIVER BUOY 99 (LLNR 39547) TO APPROX POSIT 34-21-34.749N, 077-40-23.515W (34°21.5792N / 077°40.3919W, 34.359653 / -77.673199) IN 10FT OF WATER TO BEST MARK THE WATERWAY IAW ACOE SURVEY.
This week’s lowest current marina fuel prices as of May 27
Diesel Range: $1.25 to $3.05 Lowest @ New River Marina in (North Carolina)
Gas Range: $1.87 to $4.15 Lowest @ Trout Creek Marina – Trout Creek Fish Camp in (St Johns River)
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Caladesi Island State Park is a Florida State Park located on Caladesi Island in the Gulf of Mexico, across St. Joseph Sound to the west of Dunedin, Florida, and north of Clearwater Beach. See Report from Caledesi Island by Claiborne Young from 2012. If you have an answer for Jon, let us hear from you. Currently the State Park has limited facilities dues to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Can you tell me what happened to the sign for CALADESI ISLAND that was on Marker 14? WHY is it gone? Can it be replaced?