No-wake and staying clear of USACE vessels is the order of the day during this period of work.
FLORIDA –AICW – ST SIMONS SOUND – TOLOMATO RIVER – FERNANADINA HARBOR: USACOE Emergency Core Boring Operations
Commencing August 18 thru August 30, 2018 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) Jacksonville District is planning core boring and emergency drag bar operations using the Corps Vessel SNELL to collect core borings in Cuts 1-6a and conduct drag bar operations to smooth shoaled materials likely in Cuts 5-6a. The emergency drag bar operation is required to maintain safe navigation and the core borings are to facilitate future operations and maintenance work in Fernandina Harbor. Mariners are requested to stay clear of the Corps vessel during both operations. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Point of Contact is LT Evan Hansen at firstname.lastname@example.org or 904-232-3850
Chart 11489 LNM 32/18