LNM: near GIWW MM 267, Shoal Excavation, West Bay, FL
As reported in October, this shoaling is north of Panama City. See More Shoaling.
FL – GIWW – WEST BAY – Shoaling – UPDATE
Continuing until approximately November 12, 2021, Carter’s Contracting Services is excavating a shoal on the south side of the channel in the West Bay Land Cut of the GIWW, near Mile 267.7, EHL, at Boar Hog Branch, in Bay County, Florida. The south side of channel is blocked and the north half of the channel has depth restrictions of approximately 8.5 feet. A temporary unlit can buoy (39A) was established to mark the shoal area, in approximate position 30-19-07.390N 085-55-35.030W (30°19.1231N / 085°55.5838W, 30.318719 / -85.926397) . Additional information will be provided as it becomes available. For further information, mariners can contact Mr. Waylon Register at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Panama City Site Office, at (850) 784-9780. Chart 11378