Two-Day Notices To Shipping - Pacific Coast

Notices to Shipping issued between 21/Jul/2017 and 23/Jul/2017.

UPDATE DATE:                   DATE OF LAST NOTICE:
23/Jul/2017                    23/Jul/2017
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P-1156(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS.
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 23/Jul/2017 05:33
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS REMOTE CONTROL TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED AT MOUNT OZZARD VHF CHANNEL 74 
IS RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS.






Cancel Notship(s): P-1155(2017)
P-1155(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS.
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 23/Jul/2017 04:20
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS REMOTE CONTROL TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED AT MOUNT OZZARD VHF CHANNEL 74 
IS UNSERVICEABLE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.




P-1154(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - HESQUIAT PENINSULA
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 23/Jul/2017 01:34
A subsurface mooring buoy for scientific data collection has been re-deployed in position:  49 17.317N 
126 36.212W(nad 83) approximately 33 meters below the surface. 

The buoy will remain in position for one year.



Cancel Notship(s): P-0804(2016)
P-1153(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - EFFINGHAM INLET
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 23/Jul/2017 01:31
A SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY FOR SCIENTIFIC DATA COLLECTION HAS BEEN RE-DEPLOYED IN POSITION: 
49 03.86N 125 09.097W (NAD 83) APPROXIMATELY 33 METRES BELOW THE SURFACE.  
THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN POSITION FOR ONE YEAR.



Cancel Notship(s): P-0822(2016)
P-1152(2017) NAVAID
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - BROOKS PENINSULA
Type: NAVAID
Activated: 23/Jul/2017 01:28
A subsurface mooring buoy for scientific data collection has been re-deployed in position: 50 03.561N 
127 53.475W (nad 83) approximately 40 meters below the surface.

The buoy will remain in position for one year.





Cancel Notship(s): P-0801(2016)
P-1151(2017) SUB SURFACE MOORING
Area: 02 STRAIT OF GEORGIA - NORTERN PORTION
Type: INFO
Activated: 23/Jul/2017 01:25
A SUBSURFACE MOORING BOUY FOR SCIENTIFIC DATA COLLECTION HAS BEEN RE-DEPLOYED IN POSITION: 49 50.118N 
124 52.133W (NAD 83) APPROXIMATELY 35 METERS BELOW THE SURFACE.
THE BOUY WILL REMAIN IN POSITION FOR ONE YEAR.






Cancel Notship(s): P-0828(2016)
P-1150(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY INSTALLED
Area: QUEEN CHARLOTTE SOUND - QUEEN CHARLOTTE SOUND
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 23/Jul/2017 01:21
A subsurface mooring buoy for scientific data collection has been re-deployed in position: 51 07.624N 
129 28.472W (nad 83)approximately 40 meters below the surface.
This buoy will remain in place for one year.








Cancel Notship(s): P-0787(2016)
P-1149(2017) BUOY
Area: QUEEN CHARLOTTE SOUND - HAKAI PASSAGE
Type: BUOY
Activated: 23/Jul/2017 01:17
A SUB SURFACE MOORING BUOY FOR SCIENTIFIC DATA COLLECTION HAS BEEN RE-DEPLOYED IN POSITION: 51-42.718 N 
128-14.165 W (NAD83) APPROXIMATELY 12 METERS BELOW THE SURFACE.
THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN POSITION FOR ONE YEAR. 






Cancel Notship(s): P-0781(2016)
P-1148(2017) INFO
Area: NANAIMO HARBOUR - NEWCASTLE ISLAND PASSAGE
Type: INFO
Activated: 22/Jul/2017 23:37
THE NANAIMO BATHTUB RACES WILL TAKE PLACE IN NANAIMO HARBOUR ON SUNDAY JULY 23, 2017 FROM 1100 UNTIL 
1500 PDT.
ALL MARINERS ARE ADVISED THAT NANAIMO INNER HARBOUR AND NEWCASTLE CHANNEL WILL BE CLOSED TO COMMERCIAL 
TRAFFIC BETWEEN 1000 TO 1500 PDT.  WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE GABRIOLA, NEWCASTLE AND PROTECTION ISLAND 
FERRIES.  
ALL VESSELS TRANSITING NANAIMO HARBOUR MUST REMAIN OUTSDIE OF THE RACE CHUTE MARKED BY WHITE AND YELLOW 
BUOYS AND TO MAINTAIN A SLOW SPEED WHILE CROSSING THE BATHTUB ROUTE


P-1147(2017) POINT COWAN
Area: PT ATKINSON TO CAPE MUDGE - BOWEN ISLAND
Type: LL418
Activated: 22/Jul/2017 23:18
POINT COWAN LL418 LIGHT reported extinguished.                                    


P-1146(2017)
Area: JUAN DE FUCA TO PT ATKINSON - VICTORIA HARBOUR
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 22/Jul/2017 22:49
CCG CREW WILL BE WORKING LAUREL POINT LL209, SLEEPER ROCK LL5100 AND SISTER ROCK LL5102 TODAY, SUNDAY 
23 JULY 2017.

DESTRUCTION OF THE BERENS ISLAND AND LAUREL POINT NAV AIDS WILL RENDER THE STROBES INOPERABLE DURING THE 
CONSTRUCTION SCHEDULE. STROBES AT SHOAL POINT AND PELLY ISLAND WILL REMAIN OPERATIONAL AND MARINERS 
SHOULD REFER TO THESE DURING THIS PERIOD.

MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO PROCEED WITH EXTREME CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.

VICTORIA HARBOUR PATROL WILL BE MONITORING VHF CHANNEL 18A AND CAN BE REACHED BY PHONE AT 250-812-6511 
OR 250-380-8177.




P-1145(2017) HAZARD
Area: DISCOVERY PASSAGE - CAMPBELL RIVER
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 22/Jul/2017 21:52
AN EXTINGUISHED YELLOW CAUTIONARY BUOY HAS BEEN REPORTED ADRIFT APPROX 100M SOUTH OF THE GOVERNMENT DOCK 
IN CAMPBELL RIVER.  CONSIDERED TO BE A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.


P-1144(2017) SISTERS ROCK DAYBEACON
Area: JUAN DE FUCA TO PT ATKINSON
Type: UL5102
Activated: 22/Jul/2017 16:12
SISTERS ROCK PORT DAYBEACON UL 5102.0 (48 26 15.7N 123 22 50.5W (NAD 83) HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY 
DISCONTINUED DURING RECONSTRUCTION.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THIS AREA. 


P-1143(2017) SLEEPER ROCK
Area: JUAN DE FUCA TO PT ATKINSON
Type: UL5100
Activated: 22/Jul/2017 16:04
SLEEPER ROCK PORT DAYBEACON UL 5100.0 (48 25 33.2N 123 23 8.1W (NAD 83) HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY 
DISCONTINUED DURING RECONSTRUCTION.

MARINERS ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THIS AREA. 


P-1142(2017) WIAH POINT LIGHT AND BELL BUOY C50
Area: HAIDA GWAII - DIXON ENTRANCE
Type: LL798.8
Activated: 22/Jul/2017 11:14
WIAH POINT LIGHT AND BELL BUOY C50 LL798.8 BELL REPORTED INOPERATIVE.  


P-1141(2017)
Area: NANIAMO INNER HARBOUR
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 23:39
FIREWORKS DISPLAY WILL TAKE PLACE WITHIN NANIAMO HARBOUR LIMITS ON A BARGE AT 49 10.355N 123 55.985W, 
SATURDAY 22, JULY 2017 FROM APPROXMIATELY 2200PDT UNTIL 2230PDT.
VHF CH.67,CH.11 WILL BE MONITORED. 

ALL MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO USE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN NAVIGATING THROUGH THIS AREA.


P-1140(2017)
Area: JUAN DE FUCA TO PT ATKINSON - VICTORIA HARBOUR
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 23:30
CCG CREW WILL BE WORKING LAUREL POINT LL209, SLEEPER ROCK LL5100 AND SISTER ROCK LL5102 TODAY, SATURDAY 
22 JULY 2017.

DESTRUCTION OF THE BERENS ISLAND AND LAUREL POINT NAV AIDS WILL RENDER THE STROBES INOPERABLE DURING THE 
CONSTRUCTION SCHEDULE. STROBES AT SHOAL POINT AND PELLY ISLAND WILL REMAIN OPERATIONAL AND MARINERS 
SHOULD REFER TO THESE DURING THIS PERIOD.

MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO PROCEED WITH EXTREME CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.

VICTORIA HARBOUR PATROL WILL BE MONITORING VHF CHANNEL 18A AND CAN BE REACHED BY PHONE AT 250-812-6511 
OR 250-380-8177.


P-1139(2017) DUCKERS ISLANDS
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - CAMPANIA SOUND
Type: LL629
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 21:15
DUCKERS ISLANDS LL629.0 NOW SEEN FROM A WHITE TOWER, FOCAL HEIGHT INCREASED APPROXIMATELY 2M.


Cancel Notship(s): P-1056(2017)
P-1138(2017)
Area: NEPEAN SOUND - OTTER PASSAGE
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 21:09
OTTER PASSAGE LL 740.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER, FOCAL HEIGHT HAS BEEN RAISED 
APPROXIMATELY 2M.


Cancel Notship(s): P-1065(2017)
P-1137(2017) ASHDOWN ISLAND
Area: CENTRAL COAST - CAMPANIA SOUND
Type: LL632
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 21:02
LL 632.0 ASHDOWN ISLAND HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED TO WHITE TOWER WITH RED BAND AT TOP, DISPLATING Fl
(3) 12s RED.


Cancel Notship(s): P-1089(2017)
P-1136(2017) DUPONT ISLAND
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - CAAMANO SOUND
Type: LL630
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 20:56
DUPONT ISLAND SOUTH LL630.1 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER, FOCAL HEIGHT INCREASED 
APPROXIMATELY 1.5M


Cancel Notship(s): P-1134(2017)
P-1135(2017) ALEXANDER ISLAND
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - CAAMANO SOUND
Type: LL630.2
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 20:47
ALEXANDER ISLAND LL630.2 HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER,LIGHT CHARACTER HAS BEEN 
CHANGED TO ISO 2s WHITE.


Cancel Notship(s): P-1064(2017)
P-1134(2017) DUPONT ISLAND
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - CAAMANO SOUND
Type: LL630
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 18:28
DUPONT ISLAND LL630.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER, FOCAL HEIGHT INCREASED APPROXIMATELY 
1.5M




P-1133(2017) [SAFETY]
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 17:54
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED AT HOLBERG, ESPERANZA, ESTEVAN, AMPHITRITE 
AND MT. OZZARD RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS.                 




Cancel Notship(s): P-1128(2017)
P-1132(2017) LOGAN ROCK
Area: CENTRAL COAST - ESTEVAN SOUND
Type: LL630.5
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 17:46
LOGAN ROCK LL 630.5 NOW SEEN FROM A WHITE TOWER, FOCAL HEIGHT HAS BEEN RAISED APPROXIMATELY 3 m AND 
NOMINAL RANGE OF LIGHT IS INCREASED TO 8 NM. 


Cancel Notship(s): P-1033(2017)
P-1131(2017) DUCKERS ISLANDS
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - CAMPANIA SOUND
Type: LL629
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 17:05
DUCKERS ISLAND LL 629.0 NOW SEEN FROM A WHITE TOWER, FOCAL HEIGHT INCREASED APPROXIMATELY 2m.


Cancel Notship(s): P-1056(2017)
P-1130(2017) LEVY POINT
Area: CENTRAL COAST - WHALE CHANNEL
Type: LL633
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 16:11
LEVY POINT LL 633.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER WITH A RED BAND AT TOP. 


Cancel Notship(s): P-1087(2017)
P-1129(2017) YORK POINT
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - WHALE CHANNEL
Type: LL634
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 15:50
YORK POINT LL 634.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER WITH GREEN BAND AT TOP, LIGHT HAS BEEN 
PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM Q 1s W TO Q 1s G.


P-1128(2017) [SAFETY]
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 15:32
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED AT HOLBERG, ESPERANZA, ESTEVAN, AMPHITRITE 
AND MT. OZZARD REPORTED OUT OF SERVICE.                   


P-1127(2017) ALEXANDER ISLAND
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - CAAMANO SOUND
Type: LL630.2
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 13:30
ALEXANDER ISLAND LL 630.2 HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER, LIGHT CHARACTER HAS BEEN 
CHANGED TO ISO 2s WHITE.

Cancel Notship(s): P-1064(2017)
P-1126(2017) DUPONT ISLAND
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - CAAMANO SOUND
Type: LL630
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 13:16
DUPONT ISLAND LL 630.1 HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER. THE NOMINAL RANGE OF THE 
LIGHT HAS BEEN REDUCED TO 5NM. 

P-1125(2017) [SAFETY]
Area:
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 12:58
VICTORIA MARINE COMMUNCATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES PERIPHERAL SITE LOCATED AT PORT HARDY HAS RESUMED 
NORMAL OPERATION. 

Cancel Notship(s): P-1124(2017)
P-1124(2017) [SAFETY]
Area:
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 12:15
VICTORIA MARINE COMMUNCATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES PERIPHERAL SITE LOCATED AT PORT HARDY IS 
UNSERVICEABLE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. 


P-1123(2017) STORAGE OF DREDGE PIPE
Area: FRASER RIVER - MAIN ARM
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 11:35
FRASER RIVER PILE AND DRIVE WILL BE STORING DREDGE PIPES NORTH OF THE MAIN CHANNEL NEAR #5 ROAD AND 
DYKE ROAD RICHMOND BC. THE DREDGE PIPES WILL BE LOCATED AT THIS LOCATION STARTING 21 JULY, 2017 UNTIL 
FURTHER NOTICE.

VHF CHANNEL 74 WILL BE MONITORED AND THE PIPES WILL BE EQUIPPED WITH LIGHTS DURING HOURS OF DARKNESS.

THIS WORK IS APPROVED UNDER THE PORT OF VANCOUVER EAP12-026. 

P-1122(2017) TUZO ROCK
Area: JUAN DE FUCA TO PT ATKINSON
Type: LL210
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 10:13
TUZO ROCK LL 210.0 HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY DISCONTINUED DURING RECONSTRUCTION.

A TEMPORARY GREEN BUOY DISPLAYING Q 1s GREEN HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE 48 25 31.5N 123 22 
29.6W (NAD 83)

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THIS AREA. 


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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