Two-Day Notices To Shipping - Pacific Coast

Notices to Shipping issued between 28/May/2017 and 30/May/2017.

UPDATE DATE:                   DATE OF LAST NOTICE:
30/May/2017                    30/May/2017
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P-0806(2017) CP MISSION RAILWAY BRIDGE
Area: FRASER RIVER - MISSION
Type: BRIDGE REPAIRS
Activated: 30/May/2017 01:46
FRASER RIVER PILE AND DREDGE CONTRACTOR WILL BE PERFORMING REPAIR WORK AT THE MISSION CP RAIL BRIDGE 
STARTING MAY 30 2017 FOR AN ESTIMATED 2 DAYS.
WORK WILL BE CARRIED OUT BETWEEN 0700 AND 1800 LOCAL TIME.

THE SOUTH CHANNEL WILL BE CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC DURING WORK HOURS AND THE EQUIPMENT WILL BE 
REMOVED FROM THE CHANNEL AT THE END OF THE EACH DAY.

THE MARINE DERRICK GE NO6 AND MATERIALS BARGE WILL BE WORKING THE SITE ON THE DOWNSTREAM END OF THE 
PROTECTION PIER.

CATHERWOOD TOWING WILL BE MONITORING LOCAL TRAFFIC ON VHF CHANNEL 69.


P-0805(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD TO NAVIGATION
Area: FRASER RIVER - SOUTH ARM
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 29/May/2017 21:25
A LARGE DEBRIS FIELD HAS CAUGHT UP ON S21 BUOY IN THE FRASER RIVER, SOUTH ARM

CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.


P-0804(2017) POINT UPWOOD SOUTH CARDINAL BUOY QT
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - TEXADA ISLAND - SOUTHERN PORTION
Type: UL5214
Activated: 29/May/2017 14:35
THE POINT UPWOOD SOUTH CARDINAL SPAR BUOY (LL 5214) HAS BEEN CONFIRMED ON ADVERTISED POSITION.


Cancel Notship(s): P-0784(2017)
P-0803(2017) [SAFETY] OVERTURNED VESSEL
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - ROBERTS BANK
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 29/May/2017 13:10
AN OVERTURNED VESSEL ABOUT 20FT IN LENGTH HAS BEEN REPORTED OFF CANOE PASS BUOY, IN THE NORTH BOUND 
TRAFFIC LANE IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 49 01.851N  123 17.350W.

THIS OBJECT IS CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.


P-0802(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: WEST COAST HAIDA GWAII - VAN INLET
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 29/May/2017 11:03
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS REMOTE CONTROL TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED AT VAN INLET RESUMED NORMAL 
OPERATIONS.


Cancel Notship(s): P-0730(2017)
P-0801(2017) CHANNEL REEF DAYBEACON
Area: ESPERANZA INLET - BIRTHDAY CHANNEL
Type: UL5031
Activated: 29/May/2017 10:54
CHANNEL REEF STARBOARD BIFURCATION DAYBEACON UL 5031 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE 
POSITION 49 52 08.4N  126 59 20.4W (NAD 83) 

A TEMPORARY RED BUOY IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 49 52 09.1N  126 59 21.4W (WGS 84) HAS BEEN 
PERMANENTLY REMOVED.


Cancel Notship(s): P-0568(2017)
P-0800(2017) NUCHATLITZ LL 90.0
Area: GILLAM CHANNEL NOOTKA - ESPERANZA INLET
Type: LL90
Activated: 29/May/2017 09:29
NUCHATLITZ LL 90.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 49 49 11.2N  126 58 54.1W (NAD 83)
AND MAY BE PARTIALLY OBSCURED BY BRUSH.


Cancel Notship(s): P-0777(2017)
P-0799(2017) [SAFETY] FLOAT HOUSE ADRIFT
Area: MAYNE PASSAGE
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 29/May/2017 06:32
NO VESSEL HAS SEEN THIS HAZARD TO NAVIGATION IN 12 HOURS.


Cancel Notship(s): P-0792(2017)
P-0798(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY SEA AREA WQ BENTINCK ISLAND
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - RACE PASSAGE
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 29/May/2017 01:22
NAVAL FLEET SCHOOL CFB ESQUIMALT WILL CONDUCT DEMOLITION EXERCISES IN SEA AREA WQ BENTINCK ISLAND    
FROM 0800 TO 1630 HOURS LOCAL TIME ON 29 MAY 2017.

AREA WQ IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS DURING OPERATIONS AND IS CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC. MARINERS ARE REQUIRED 
TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR, AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING NEAR THE AREA.


P-0797(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD TO NAVIGATION
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 28/May/2017 20:21
AT 1959 PACIFIC DAYLIGHT TIME, A 12FT BY 20FT SECTION OF DOCK WAS REPORTED ADRIFT APROXIMATELY 1.36NM 
WEST OF S1 BUOY (PSN 49 06.06N 123 20.70W).

CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.


P-0796(2017) [SAFETY]
Area: FRASER RIVER - MAIN ARM
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 28/May/2017 13:18
A BUNDLE OF LOGS REPORTED ADRIFT OFF LAFARGE CEMENT. CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.




P-0795(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - ROBERTS BANK
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 28/May/2017 13:18
AT 1300 PDT A 15FT BY 15FT DOCK, WITH A TREE ON IT, WAS REPORTED OFF CANOE PASSAGE LIGHT BUOY T14.  
POSITION 49 01.84N 123 17.14W. CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.


P-0794(2017) DUNDAS POINT BUOY D68
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR - VENN PASSAGE
Type: UL6015
Activated: 28/May/2017 12:05
DUNDAS POINT BUOY D68 UL6015 LIGHT replaced in advertised position                             


Cancel Notship(s): P-0780(2016)
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CAUTION:

Fixed and floating Aids to Navigation are subject to damage, sinking, failure, or dislocation which may not be discovered and reported for a lengthy period of time and therefore should be used with prudence and not relied upon as a sole source of navigational assistance.

Report any Aid to Navigation defect or other issues to MCTS via the nearest Coast Guard Radio station.

Marine Communications & Traffic Services
Western Region
Canadian Coast Guard Base
25 Huron Street
Victoria, BC, V8V 4V9
mcts@dfo-mpo.gc.ca.
250-363-8904 Administrative Office