Sixty-Day Active and Cancelled Notices To Shipping - Pacific Coast

Notices issued between 18/Aug/2017 and 17/Oct/2017 including cancellations.

UPDATE DATE:                   DATE OF LAST NOTICE:
17/Oct/2017                    17/Oct/2017
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P-1631(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY ACTIVITY NOTICE
Area: 02 STRAIT OF GEORGIA - MILITARY EXERCISE AREA
Type:
Activated: 17/Oct/2017 00:10
MILITARY EXCERCISE AREA WG (NORTH OF NANAIMO), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 & 3512 WILL BE ACTIVE FOR 
SURFACE, SUBSURFACE AND AIR ACTIVITIES IN THE FULL RANGE AREA ON
TUESDAY OCT. 17 2017 FROM 0700 TO 1800 LOCAL TIME. 

DURING OPERATIONS WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC; MARINERS 
AREA REQUIRED TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR AS TRESPASS IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL REGULATIONS.

SAFE TRANSIT CORRIDORS WITHIN 1/2NM NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND WITHIN 1/2NM EAST
OF BALLENAS ISLAND AREA AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE. NOTICE TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS.

PLEASE NOTE THE AREA NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND IS ALWAYS PROHIBITED FOR TRAP FISHING AND ANCHORING.

DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.MARINERS MAY CONTACT WINCHELSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON VHF 
CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
P-1630(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY ACTIVITY NOTICE
Area: 02 STRAIT OF GEORGIA - MILITARY EXERCISE AREA
Type:
Activated: 17/Oct/2017 00:06
MILITARY EXCERCISE AREA WG (NORTH OF NANAIMO), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 & 3512 WILL BE ACTIVE FOR 
SURFACE, SUBSURFACE AND AIR ACTIVITIES IN THE FULL RANGE AREA ON
TUESDAY OCT. 17 2017 FROM 0700 TO 1700 LOCAL TIME. 

DURING OPERATIONS WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC; MARINERS 
AREA REQUIRED TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR AS TRESPASS IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL REGULATIONS.

SAFE TRANSIT CORRIDORS WITHIN 1/2NM NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND WITHIN 1/2NM EAST
OF BALLENAS ISLAND AREA AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE. NOTICE TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS.

PLEASE NOTE THE AREA NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND IS ALWAYS PROHIBITED FOR TRAP FISHING AND ANCHORING.

DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.MARINERS MAY CONTACT WINCHELSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON VHF 
CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
P-1629(2017) [SAFETY] SURFIREX AREA WH ACTIVE
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
Type: SAFETY
Activated: 16/Oct/2017 23:58
THE US COAST GUARD WILL BE CONDUCTING GUNNERY EXERCISES IN MILITARY SEA AREA WH IN JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT FROM
1000 TO 1500 ON OCTOBER 17 2017.

AREA WH IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS DURING OPERATIONS AND IS CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC. MARINERS ARE REQUIRED 
TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR.
P-1628(2017) [SAFETY] NEW WESTMINISTER RAILWAY BRIDGE
Area: FRASER RIVER RAILWAY BRIDGE - NEW WEST BRIDGE
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 16/Oct/2017 16:28
CN RAIL ADVICES THAT MAINTENANCE CREWS HAVE HUNG SCAFFOLDING UNDER THE BRIDGE LOCATED 20 FEET SOUTH OF CENTER 
SPAN, HANGING DOWN 3 FEET AND 6 FEET WIDE.

IT IS MARKED WITH YELLOW LIGHTS ON EACH SIDE.

CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
P-1627(2017) HOCKING POINT
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL159
Activated: 16/Oct/2017 15:49
HOCKING POINT LL 159.0 HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY REBUILT IN APPROPIATE POSITION 49 05 16.5N 124 49 53.0W (NAD83)
P-1626(2017) [SAFETY] WORK
Area: VICTORIA HARBOUR - FISHERMANS WHARF & TUZO ROCK
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 16/Oct/2017 15:39
TUG SALISH SEA RANGER AND BARGE PACIFIC ONE WILL BE UNDERTAKING DIVING OPERATIONS IN THE VICTORIA HARBOUR AREA  
COMMENCING AT APPROX. 2000PDT OCTOBER 17TH AND ENDING APPROX. 0400PDT OCTOBER 18TH.

TUG AND BARGE WILL BE RESTRICTED IN THEIR ABILITY TO MANOEUVER.  CONTACT VHF CH 8

MARINERS ARE TO REQUESTED TO REMAIN CLEAR OF THE WORK AREA.


Andrew Wight, P.Eng. 
Project Engineer, Western Region
Canadian Coast Guard - Maritime & Civil Infrastructure
25 Huron St., Victoria, BC, V8V 4V9
T 250-413-2835 C 250-686-5902 F 250-480-2745
E Andrew.Wight@dfo-mpo.gc.ca 
P-1625(2017) BILTON POINT
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL157
Activated: 16/Oct/2017 10:14
BILTON POINT LL 157.0 COLOR OF THE LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMAMENTLY CHANGED FROM FL 4s WHITE TO Fl 4s GREEN.
P-1624(2017) PORPOISE HARBOUR
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR
Type: LL693
Activated: 16/Oct/2017 10:02
PORPOISE HARBOUR LL693 LIGHT IS OPERATING PROPERLY.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1586(2017)
P-1623(2017) POCAHONTAS POINT
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL156
Activated: 16/Oct/2017 09:25
POCAHONTAS POINT LL 156.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED.

CONTACT CCG ATON SUPERVISOR 250-480-2600.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1518(2017)
P-1622(2017) DREDGE WORK
Area: SOUTH ARM FRASER RIVER - DEAS BASIN
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 16/Oct/2017 06:10
FRPD WILL BE RAISING A DREDGE PIPELINE IN THE VICINITY OF DEAS BASIN. WORK WILL COMMENCE OCTOBER 16 2017 
AT APPROXIMATELY 1200 LOCAL TIME AND TAKE ABOUT AN HOUR. ONCE THE PIPE IS RAISED IT WILL BE REMOVED FROM THE 
AREA.

TENDER BOAT, CENTENNIAL BUDDY AND THE BISCEPTRE WILL BE PERFORMING THE WORK AND CAN BE CONTACTED ON VHF 
CHANNEL 74
P-1621(2017) INFO
Area: FRASER RIVER NORTH ARM - CP RAILWAY MARPOLE CROSSING
Type: INFO
Activated: 16/Oct/2017 05:53
FRPD WILL BE PERFORMING WORK AT THE MARPOLE RAIL BRIDGE IN THE NORTH ARM FRASER RIVER STARTING TODAY OCTOBER 
16, BETWEEN 0700 AND 1730 LOCAL TIME, DAILY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. THE WORK IS EXPECTED TO TAKE APPROXIMATELY 
2 WEEKS TO COMPLETE.

THE TUG CATHERWOOD WILL BE ON SITE AN WILL MONITOR VHF CHANNEL 69. THE DERRICK RE MACKENZIE WILL BE LOCATED 
IN THE NORTH CHANNEL WITH MATERIAL SCOWS.
P-1620(2017) SPENCER CREEK LL156.5
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL156.5
Activated: 15/Oct/2017 21:42
SPENCER CREEK LL 156.5 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1592(2017)
P-1619(2017) OVERHEAD HAZARD
Area: FRASER RIVER - NEW WESTMINISTER
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 15/Oct/2017 21:32
A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION HAS BEEN REPORTED UNDER THE NEW WESTMINSTER RAILWAY BRIDGE. A WORK CAGE IS HANGING 
OVERHEAD FROM THE BRIDGE STRUCTURE IN THE CENTER OF THE SOUTHERN LOG HOLE.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.
P-1618(2017) ASSITS ISLAND
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - ALBERNI INLET
Type: LL153
Activated: 14/Oct/2017 20:52
ASSITS ISLAND LL 153.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED 

CANCEL P-1510(2017)

CONTACT CCG ATON SUPERVISOR 250 480 2600
Cancel Notship(s): P-1510(2017)
P-1617(2017) CHUP POINT
Area: BARKLEY SOUND - ALBERNI INLET
Type: LL154
Activated: 14/Oct/2017 14:20
CHUP POINT LL 154.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AT AN INCREASED FOCAL HEIGHT OF APPROXIMATELY 1.5M.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1511(2017)
P-1616(2017) CROFTON LIGHT LL227
Area: CROFTON
Type: LL277
Activated: 14/Oct/2017 00:34
THE CROFTON LIGHT LL277 HAS BEEN REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.

CONTACT VICTORIA MCTS.
P-1615(2017) SKOOKUMCHUCK NARROWS
Area: SECHELT INLET
Type: LL461
Activated: 13/Oct/2017 19:44
SKOOKUMCHUCK NARROWS LIGHT LL461.0 IS REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.

CONTACT VICTORIA MCTS
P-1614(2017) COMOX HARBOUR BREAKWATER
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - NORTHERN PORTION
Type: LL504
Activated: 13/Oct/2017 18:44
COMOX HARBOUR BREAKWATER LL504 REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-1613(2017) CLOSURE
Area: QUEENSBOROUGH RAILWAY BRIDGE SOUTH CHANNEL
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 13/Oct/2017 03:34
QUEENSBOROUGH RAILWAY BRIDGE SOUTH CHANNEL WILL BE CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC UNTIL OCT 13TH 0900 PDT.

CONTACT: QUEENSBOROUGH BRIDGE OPERATOR ON 83A
P-1612(2017) WORK
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER
Type: WORK
Activated: 13/Oct/2017 01:19
MAJOR REPAIRS TO THE RAIL SWING BRIDGE ARE ONGOING OVER THE NICOMEKL RIVER AT CRESCENT BEACH MARINA. THE 
BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWING, CLOSING IT TO MARINE TRAFFIC FOR 8 HOURS ON FRIDAY OCTOBER 13, 2017 
FROM 0900 TO 1700 PDT.
P-1611(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY ACTIVITY NOTICE
Area: 02 STRAIT OF GEORGIA - MILITARY EXERCISE AREA
Type:
Activated: 13/Oct/2017 00:25
MILITARY EXCERCISE AREA WG (NORTH OF NANAIMO), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 & 3512 WILL BE ACTIVE FOR 
SURFACE, SUBSURFACE AND AIR ACTIVITIES IN THE FULL RANGE AREA ON
THURSDAY OCT. 13 2017 FROM 0700 TO 1700 LOCAL TIME. 

DURING OPERATIONS WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC; MARINERS 
AREA REQUIRED TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR AS TRESPASS IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL REGULATIONS.

SAFE TRANSIT CORRIDORS WITHIN 1/2NM NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND WITHIN 1/2NM EAST
OF BALLENAS ISLAND AREA AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE. NOTICE TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS.

PLEASE NOTE THE AREA NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND IS ALWAYS PROHIBITED FOR TRAP FISHING AND ANCHORING.

DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.MARINERS MAY CONTACT WINCHELSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON VHF 
CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
P-1610(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY ACTIVITY NOTICE
Area: 02 STRAIT OF GEORGIA - MILITARY EXERCISE AREA
Type:
Activated: 13/Oct/2017 00:21
MILITARY EXCERCISE AREA WG (NORTH OF NANAIMO), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 & 3512 WILL BE ACTIVE FOR 
SURFACE, SUBSURFACE AND AIR ACTIVITIES IN THE FULL RANGE AREA ON
THURSDAY OCT. 13 2017 FROM 0700 TO 1700 LOCAL TIME. 

DURING OPERATIONS WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC; MARINERS 
AREA REQUIRED TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR AS TRESPASS IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL REGULATIONS.

SAFE TRANSIT CORRIDORS WITHIN 1/2NM NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND WITHIN 1/2NM EAST
OF BALLENAS ISLAND AREA AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE. NOTICE TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS.

PLEASE NOTE THE AREA NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND IS ALWAYS PROHIBITED FOR TRAP FISHING AND ANCHORING.

DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.MARINERS MAY CONTACT WINCHELSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON VHF 
CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
P-1609(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY ACTIVITY NOTICE
Area: 02 STRAIT OF GEORGIA - MILITARY EXERCISE AREA
Type:
Activated: 13/Oct/2017 00:14
MILITARY EXCERCISE AREA WG (NORTH OF NANAIMO), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 & 3512 WILL BE ACTIVE FOR 
SURFACE, SUBSURFACE AND AIR ACTIVITIES IN THE FULL RANGE AREA ON
THURSDAY OCT. 13 2017 FROM 0700 TO 1700 LOCAL TIME. 

DURING OPERATIONS WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC; MARINERS 
AREA REQUIRED TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR AS TRESPASS IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL REGULATIONS.

SAFE TRANSIT CORRIDORS WITHIN 1/2NM NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND WITHIN 1/2NM EAST
OF BALLENAS ISLAND AREA AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE. NOTICE TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS.

PLEASE NOTE THE AREA NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND IS ALWAYS PROHIBITED FOR TRAP FISHING AND ANCHORING.

DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.MARINERS MAY CONTACT WINCHELSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON VHF 
CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
P-1608(2017) LIMESTONE ISLET
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS.
Type: LL154.8
Activated: 12/Oct/2017 14:39
LIMESTONE ISLET LL 154.8 TOWER HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM WHITE TO WHITE WITH GREEN BAND AT TOP, COLOR 
AND CHARACTER OF THE LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM Q 1S WHITE TO FL(2) 5S GREEN.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1512(2017)
P-1607(2017) [SAFETY] NAVY BUOY SUBMERGED
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - BALLENAS CHANNEL
Type: NAVY BUOY ADA ISL
Activated: 12/Oct/2017 13:46
THE NAVY BUOY OFF ADA ISLANDS, ON THE WEST SIDE OF WINCHELSEA ISLANDS IS NO LONGER SUBMERGED.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1335(2017)
P-1606(2017) INFO
Area: FRASER RIVER NORTH ARM - CP RAILWAY MARPOLE CROSSING
Type: INFO
Activated: 12/Oct/2017 08:35
THE CP RAILWAY MARPOLE CROSSING IN THE NORTH ARM OF THE FRASER RIVER IS UNDERGOING EMERGENCY REPAIR WORK OVER 
THE NEXT 7 TO 8 DAYS. DURING THIS TIME THERE MAY BE HIGHER THAN EXPECTED DEBRIS IN THE RIVER NEAR THE SITE.

BRIDGE MAINTENANCE ADVISES THAT MARINERS KEEP A GOOD LOOKOUT AND PROCEED WITH CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE 
WORK AREA.
P-1605(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY ACTIVITY NOTICE
Area: 02 STRAIT OF GEORGIA - MILITARY EXERCISE AREA
Type:
Activated: 12/Oct/2017 01:13
MILITARY EXCERCISE AREA WG (NORTH OF NANAIMO), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 & 3512
WILL BE ACTIVE FOR SURFACE, SUBSURFACE AND AIR ACTIVITIES IN THE FULL RANGE AREA ON
THURSDAY OCT. 12 2017 FROM 0700 TO 1700 LOCAL TIME. 

DURING OPERATIONS WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC; MARINERS 
AREA REQUIRED TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR AS TRESPASS IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL REGULATIONS.

SAFE TRANSIT CORRIORS WITHIN 1/2NM NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND WITHIN 1/2NM EAST
OF BALLENAS ISLAND AREA AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE.  NOTICE TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS.

DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.

PLEASE NOTE THE AREA NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND IS ALWAYS PROHIBITED FOR TRAP FISHING
AND ANCHORING IN ACCORDANCE WITH NOTICE TO SHIPPING 2014 - P-0074.  MARINERS MAY CONTACT
WINCHELSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON VHF CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
P-1604(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY ACTIVITY NOTICE
Area: 02 STRAIT OF GEORGIA - MILITARY EXERCISE AREA
Type:
Activated: 12/Oct/2017 00:07
MILITARY EXCERCISE AREA WG (NORTH OF NANAIMO), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 & 3512
WILL BE ACTIVE FOR SURFACE, SUBSURFACE AND AIR ACTIVITIES IN THE FULL RANGE AREA ON
THUSDAY OCT. 12 2017 0700 TO FRIDAY OCT. 13 2017 1700. 

DURING OPERATIONS WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC; MARINERS 
AREA REQUIRED TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR AS TRESPASS IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL REGULATIONS.

SAFE TRANSIT CORRIORS WITHIN 1/2NM NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND WITHIN 1/2NM EAST
OF BALLENAS ISLAND AREA AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE.  NOTICE TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS.

DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.

PLEASE NOTE THE AREA NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND IS ALWAYS PROHIBITED FOR TRAP FISHING
AND ANCHORING IN ACCORDANCE WITH NOTICE TO SHIPPING 2014 - P-0074.  MARINERS MAY CONTACT
WINCHELSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON VHF CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
P-1603(2017) BALLENAS ISLANDS
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA
Type: LL490
Activated: 11/Oct/2017 19:51
BALLENAS ISLAND LIGHT, LL490 OPERATING PROPERLY.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1602(2017)
P-1602(2017) BALLENAS ISLANDS
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA
Type: LL490
Activated: 11/Oct/2017 19:07
BALLENAS ISLAND LIGHT, LL490 REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-1601(2017) PILL POINT
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - SEDALL ISLAND
Type: LL152
Activated: 11/Oct/2017 18:06
PILL POINT LL152.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AT AN INCREASED FOCAL HEIGHT OF APPROXIMATELY 1.8M.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1585(2017)
P-1600(2017) PORPOISE HARBOUR
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR
Type: LL693
Activated: 11/Oct/2017 17:55
PORPOISE HARBOUR LL693 LIGHT IS OPERATING PROPERLY.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1591(2017),P-1586(2017)
P-1599(2017) INFO
Area: FRASER RIVER NORTH ARM - CP RAILWAY MARPOLE CROSSING
Type: INFO
Activated: 11/Oct/2017 17:30
THE CP RAILWAY MARPOLE CROSSING IN THE NORTH ARM OF THE FRASER RIVER IS CLEAR TO TRANSIT AND HAS RESUMED 
NORMAL OPERATIONS.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1596(2017)
P-1598(2017) ROSEDALE ROCK LIGHT BUOY V15
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - EASTERN PORTION
Type: LL189.1
Activated: 11/Oct/2017 14:04
ROSEDALE ROCK LIGHT BUOY V15 LL189.1 REPLACED ON ADVERTISED POSITION.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1584(2017)
P-1597(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY EXCERCISES (WCFA - SOUTH)
Area: WEST COAST - VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: WCFA - SOUTH
Activated: 11/Oct/2017 11:31
CANADIAN MILITARY VESSELS WILL CONDUCT GUNNERY EXERCISES IN THE WEST COAST
FIRING AREA - SOUTH SECTOR FROM 0900 TO 1200PDT, 1400 TO 1700PDT AND 1800 TO 2100PDT TODAY 11 OCTOBER 2017

THE SOUTH SECTOR IS BOUNDED BY THE FOLLOWING CO-ORDINATES:

 49 15 00N  127 40 00W     49 00 00N  127 40 00W
 49 00 00N  127 00 00W     49 12 18N  127 00 00W
 49 15 00N  127 02 30W     TO ORIGIN.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO KEEP CLEAR OF THE ACTIVE FIRING SECTOR
AND TO EXERCISE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE GENERAL EXERCISE
AREA.
P-1596(2017) INFO
Area: FRASER RIVER NORTH ARM - CP RAILWAY MARPOLE CROSSING
Type: INFO
Activated: 11/Oct/2017 11:08
FRASER RIVER PILE AND DREDGE WILL BE PERFORMING EMERGENCY REPAIR WORK ON THE CP RAILWAY MARPOLE CROSSING IN 
THE NORTH ARM OF THE FRASER RIVER. DURING REPAIRS THE NORTH CHANNEL WILL BE CLOSED AND MARINERS ARE REQUESTED 
TO USE THE SOUTH CHANNEL.

WORK WILL BE CONDUCTED BETWEEN 1200PDT AND 2000PDT TODAY OCTOBER 11 2017.

THERE WILL BE A TUG ON STANDBY AT THE SITE TO PROVIDE ASSISTANCE THROUGH THE SOUTH CHANNEL IF REQUIRED.

THE FRPD MARINE DERRICK, "RE. MCKENZIE" AND TUG "HARKIN" WILL MONITOR VHF CHANNEL 06.
P-1595(2017) BONILLA ISLAND SECTOR
Area: HECATE STRAIT
Type: LL734
Activated: 11/Oct/2017 02:17
BONILLA ISLAND SECTOR LL 734.0 LIGHT HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED BUT IS SHOWING IMPROPER CHARACTERISTICS. 
MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1566(2017)
P-1594(2017) [SAFETY] EXCERCISE AREA WCFA
Area: WCFA
Type: SAFETY NOTICE
Activated: 11/Oct/2017 00:00
THE COMMANDER, MARITIME FORCES PACIFIC ADVISES THAT HMC SHIP WILL CONDUCT GUNNERY EXERCISES IN SEA AREA WCFA 
FROM (LOCAL TIME) 0900 OCT. 11 2017 TO 1200 OCT. 11 2017 AND (LOCAL TIME) 1400 OCT. 11 2017 TO 1700 OCT. 11 
2017.
P-1593(2017) [SAFETY] MARPOLE RAILWAY BRIDGE
Area: FRASER RIVER - NORTH ARM
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 10/Oct/2017 18:28
The Marpole Railway bridge east end protection pier has been damaged and is protruding approximately 20 feet into the north channel 
and is considered a hazard to navigation.
P-1592(2017) SPENCER CREEK
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL156.5
Activated: 10/Oct/2017 17:17
SPENCER CREEK LL 156.5 HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A TEMPORARY STRUCTURE AT A REDUCED FOCAL HEIGHT DURING 
RECONSTRUCTION.
P-1591(2017) PORPOISE HARBOUR
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR
Type: LL693
Activated: 10/Oct/2017 12:24
LL693 LIGHT RE-ESTABLISHED.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1586(2017)
P-1590(2017) NUCHATLITZ LL 90.0
Area: GILLAM CHANNEL NOOTKA - ESPERANZA INLET
Type: LL90
Activated: 10/Oct/2017 10:25
NUCHATLITZ LL 90.0 IS OPERATING PROPERLY.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1101(2017)
P-1589(2017) PRIDEAUX ISLAND LL 149.00
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - SECHART CHANNEL
Type: LL149
Activated: 10/Oct/2017 10:18
PRIDEAUX ISLAND LL 149.00 IS OPERATING PROPERLY.
Cancel Notship(s): P-0944(2017)
P-1588(2017) QUEENSBOROUGH RAIL BRIDGE
Area: FRASER RIVER - NORTH ARM
Type:
Activated: 09/Oct/2017 23:57
FRASER RIVER PILE & DREDGE (FRPD) WILL BE REPAIRING THE DOWNSTREAM SOUTH CHANNEL PROTECTION PIER TIMBERS ON 
THE QUEENSBOROUGH RAIL BRIDGE. REPAIRS WILL TAKE PLACE FROM 0100 TO 1700 OCT. 10 2017 AND 0700 TO 1700 OCT. 
11TH AND 12TH 2017. FRPD EQUIPMENT WILL BE SITUATED IN THE SOUTH CHANNEL DURING THE REPAIRS. FRPD WILL HAVE A 
FULL TIME ASSIST BOAT ON SITE,TO ASSIST MARINERS TRANSITING THROUGH THE RAIL BRIDGE WHILE FRPD ARE WORKING. 
FRPD WILL MONITOR VHF CHANNELS 69 AND 16. THE RAIL BRIDGE WILL BE OPERATING NORMALLY.
MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THIS AREA.
P-1587(2017) SAN JOSE ISLETS
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - TREVOR CHANNEL
Type: LL170
Activated: 09/Oct/2017 15:16
SAN JOSE ISLETS LL 170.0 COLOR OF THE LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM FL 4s WHITE TO FL 4s RED.
P-1586(2017) PORPOISE HARBOUR
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR
Type: LL693
Activated: 09/Oct/2017 00:12
PORPOISE HARBOUR LL693 LIGHT REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-1585(2017) PILL POINT
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - SEDALL ISLAND
Type: LL152
Activated: 08/Oct/2017 19:33
PILL POINT LL152.0 HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A TEMPORARY STRUCTURE AT A REDUCED FOCAL HEIGHT DURING 
RECONSTRUCTION.
P-1584(2017) ROSEDALE ROCK LIGHT BUOY V15
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - EASTERN PORTION
Type: LL189.1
Activated: 07/Oct/2017 14:26
Rosedale Rock light buoy V15 LL189.1 reported off advertised position.

(currently .5nm southwest of advertised position)
P-1583(2017) JACK AND JILL RACE
Area: NANAIMO HARBOUR - DEAPARTURE BAY
Type: INFO
Activated: 06/Oct/2017 21:50
NANAIMO YACHT CLUB JACK AND JILL RACE WILL TAKE PLACE ON SATURDAY OCTOBER 07 AND SUNDAY OCTOBER 08, 2017.  
SAILING VESSELS WILL BE LEAVING THE NANAIMO HARBOUR BETWEEN 0830 AND 1100 LT ON OCTOBER 07, 2017 AND WILL 
RETURN TO THE HARBOUR ON OCTOBER 08 BETWEEN 1500 AND 1700 LT.  

EVENT COMMUNICATIONS WILL STANBY VHF CHANNEL 72. ALL MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO USE CAUTION WHEN 
NAVIGATING THROUGH THESE AREAS.
P-1582(2017) FIREWORKS
Area: FRASER RIVER - STEVESTON
Type: FIREWORKS
Activated: 06/Oct/2017 19:04
FILM PRODUCTION AT THE BOTTOM OF 7TH AVENUE PIER IN STEVESTON WILL DEPLOY SIMLUATED WHITE DISTRESS 
FLARES BETWEEN 8PM STARTING ON OCTOBER 06 2017, THROUGH 2AM ON OCTOBER 07, 2O17.  THE WHITE FLARES 
WILL TRAVEL A MAXIMUM OF 60 FEET STRAIGHT UP AND WILL BURN OUT AT THE APEX.
  BETWEEN 8PM OCTOBER 06, 2017 AND 6AM OCTOBER 07, 2017 SIMULATED GUNFIRE WILL BE OCCURING.
SUPPORT VESSELS WILL BE MONITORING VHF CHANNEL 16 AND 74.
P-1581(2017) NARAMATA BREAKWATER
Area: OKANAGAN - NARAMATA BREAKWATER
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 06/Oct/2017 15:56
NARAMATA BREAKWATER LL 59.3 IS OPERATING PROPERLY.

CONTACT: NARAMATA YATCH CLUB, RANDY BROWN 250-496-5771
Cancel Notship(s): P-1562(2017)
P-1580(2017) OUT OF SERVICE
Area: HAIDA GWAII - NADEN HARBOUR
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 06/Oct/2017 12:05
PRINCE RUPERT MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES, REMOTE CONTROL FACILITIES  LOCATED AT NADEN HARBOUR 
INCLUDING VHF DSC, AIS, AND DIRECTION FINDING (DF) RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1577(2017)
P-1579(2017) OUT OF SERVICE
Area: HAIDA GWAII - NADEN HARBOUR
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 06/Oct/2017 11:33
PRINCE RUPERT MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES, REMOTE CONTROL FACILITIES  LOCATED AT NADEN HARBOUR 
INCLUDING VHF DSC, AIS, AND DIRECTION FINDING (DF) RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS.
P-1578(2017) MASSET HARBOUR
Area: MASSET HARBOUR
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 06/Oct/2017 07:09
MASSET HARBOUR

CANADIAN HYDROGRAPHIC SERVICE HAS PLACED A SUBSURFACE CURRENT METER ON THE OCEAN BOTTOM AT 54-00-10.3N, 132-
09-15.6(NAD83). THIS WILL BE IN PLACE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  

(PAUL SCOTT, CHS PACIFIC 250-363-6359
P-1577(2017) OUT OF SERVICE
Area: HAIDA GWAII - NADEN HARBOUR
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 06/Oct/2017 06:52
PRINCE RUPERT MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES, REMOTE CONTROL FACILITIES  LOCATED AT NADEN HARBOUR 
INCLUDING VHF DSC, AIS, AND DIRECTION FINDING (DF) ARE OUT OF SERVICE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
P-1576(2017) WORK
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER
Type: WORK
Activated: 05/Oct/2017 21:53
MAJOR REPAIRS TO THE THE RAIL SWING BRIDGE ARE ONGOING OVER THE NICOMEKL RIVER AT CRESCENT BEACH MARINA.  THE 
BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWING, CLOSING IT TO MARINE TRAFFIC FOR 8 HOURS ON FRIDAY OCTOBER 06, 2017 
FROM 0900 TO 1700 PDT.
P-1575(2017) WIZARD ISLET
Area: BARKLEY SOUND - TREVOR CHANNEL
Type: LL171
Activated: 05/Oct/2017 14:07
WIZARD ISLET LL171.0 NOW SEEN FROM A WHITE TOWER AT AN INCREASED FOCAL HEIGHT OF APPROXIMATELY 2.0 M
P-1574(2017) AGUILAR POINT SECTOR
Area: BARKLEY SOUND - TREVOR CHANNEL
Type: LL172
Activated: 05/Oct/2017 10:16
AQUILAR POINT SECTOR LL172.0 IS PARTIALLY OBSTRUCTED TO THE SOUTH, THE STRUCTURE HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED 
FROM A WHITE TOWER WITH RED BAND AT TOP TO A WHITE TOWER WITH RED BANDS AT TOP AND BOTTOM.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1568(2017)
P-1573(2017) WORK
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER
Type: WORK
Activated: 04/Oct/2017 22:50
MAJOR REPAIRS TO THE THE RAIL SWING BRIDGE ARE ONGOING OVER THE NICOMEKL RIVER AT CRESCENT BEACH MARINA.  THE 
BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWING, CLOSING IT TO MARINE TRAFFIC FOR 8 HOURS ON THURSDAY OCTOBER 05, 2017 
FROM 0900 TO 1700 PDT.
P-1572(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - CYPRESS BAY
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 04/Oct/2017 18:43
SUBSURFACE MOORING IN CYPRESS BAY HAS BEEN RECOVERED.
Cancel Notship(s): P-0816(2016)
P-1571(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - CYPRESS BAY
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 04/Oct/2017 18:29
SUBSURFACE MOORING IN CYPRESS BAY HAS BEEN RECOVERED.
Cancel Notship(s): P-0816(2016)
P-1570(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING DEPLOYED MILLER CHANNEL
Area: MILLER CHANNEL - FLORES ISLAND
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 04/Oct/2017 18:10
A SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY FOR SCIENTIFIC DATA COLLECTION HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION:
49 16.82N 126 02.01w (NAD 83) APPROXIMATELY 15 METRES BELOW THE SURFACE. THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN POSITION 
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
P-1569(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING DEPLOYED FORTUNE CHANNEL
Area: FORTUNE CHANNEL
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 04/Oct/2017 12:47
A SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY FOR SCIENTIFIC DATA COLLECTION HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION:49 13.24 N 125 45.90 W 
(NAD 83) APPROXIMATELY 88 METRES BELOW THE SURFACE. THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN POSITION UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
P-1568(2017) AGUILAR POINT SECTOR
Area: BARKLEY SOUND - TREVOR CHANNEL
Type: LL172
Activated: 04/Oct/2017 10:49
AQUILAR POINT SECTOR LL172.0 THE SECTOR IS UNRELIABLE AND HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A TEMPORARY STRUCTURE AT A 
REDUCED FOCAL HEIGHT DURING RECONSTRUCTION.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN NAVIGATING THIS AREA.
P-1567(2017) WORK
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER
Type: WORK
Activated: 03/Oct/2017 23:18
MAJOR REPAIRS TO THE THE RAIL SWING BRIDGE ARE ONGOING OVER THE NICOMEKL RIVER AT CRESCENT BEACH MARINA.  THE 
BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWING, CLOSING IT TO MARINE TRAFFIC FOR 8 HOURS ON WENESDAY OCTOBER 04, 2017 
FROM 0800 TO 1600 PDT.
P-1566(2017) BONILLA ISLAND SECTOR
Area: HECATE STRAIT
Type: LL734
Activated: 03/Oct/2017 18:18
BONILLA ISLAND SECTOR LL 734.0 LIGHT HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY DISCONTINUED DURING TECHNICAL UPGRADES.

A TEMPORARY WHITE LIGHT EXHIBITING EMERGENCY CHARACTERISTICS HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED DISPLAYING GROUP FLASHING
(6)15S THROUGH HOURS OF DARKNESS WITH A NOMINAL RANGE OF APPROXIMATELY 5NM.

MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THIS AREA.

CONTACT: CCG ATON SUPERVISOR 250-480-2600
P-1565(2017) TUZO ROCK
Area: JUAN DE FUCA TO PT ATKINSON
Type: LL210
Activated: 03/Oct/2017 15:01
TUZO ROCK LL 210.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED.

THE TEMPORARY LIGHTED GREEN BUOY IN POSITION 48 25 31.5N 123 22 
29.6W (NAD 83)HAS BEEN REMOVED.
P-1564(2017) [SAFETY] DRIFTING WOODEN FLOAT
Area: QUEEN CHARLOTTE SOUND - CAPE CAUTION
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 03/Oct/2017 11:50
A WOODEN FLOAT, 30FT LONG BY 30FT WIDE WITH A SHED ON TOP WAS REPORTED DRIFTING IN A NORTHERLY DIRECTION IN 
POSITION 51 10.0N 127 51.3W. THE FLOAT IS VISIBLE ON RADAR. MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO USE CAUTION WHEN 
TRANSITING THE AREA.

CONTACT: TUG SKEENA COAST
P-1563(2017) FISH FARM SITE
Area: QUEEN CHARLOTTE STRAIT - MARSH BAY - NORTH OF BROWNING ISLAND
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 03/Oct/2017 09:55
INSTALLING A FISH FARM SITE AT MARSH BAY, NORTH OF BROWNING ISLAND. WATCH FOR FLOATING LINES AND SURFACES 
FLOATS. SITE WILL BE MARKED WITH YELLOW CAUTIONARY BUOYA WITH FLASHING YELLOW LIGHT FROM DUSK TO DAWN. 
LANDING CRAFT SEA ROAMER WITH BARGE WILL BE PARTICIPATING. PLEASE GIVE VESSELS 200M CLEARANCE WITH MINIMAL 
WASH WHILE TRANSITING THE AREA.

CONSTRUCTION WILL COMMENCE OCTOBER 3 AND BE COMPLETED BY NOVEMBER 30, 2017, DAYLIGHT HOURS - 7 DAYS A WEEK.

CONTACT: MV SEA ROAMER 250-334-6631/250-871-8870.
P-1562(2017) NARAMATA BREAKWATER
Area: OKANAGAN - NARAMATA BREAKWATER
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 03/Oct/2017 08:55
NARAMATA BREAKWATER LL 59.3 IS REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.

CONTACT: NARAMATA YATCH CLUB, RANDY BROWN 250-496-5771
P-1561(2017) WORK- TRAINING EXERCISE
Area: FRASER RIVER - MCDONALD BEACH PARK-NORTH ARM
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 03/Oct/2017 05:47
Kinder Morgan Canada will be conducting a spill response exercise on the north arm of the Fraser River. We 
will not be impeding 
vessel traffic on the north arm of the Fraser River, but we will be using approximately 1/3 of the river to 
complete a hard 
containment boom installation to simulate containment operations.

Date of the Exercise
October 3 & 4, 2017, Training Area: McDonald Beach Park, north arm of the Fraser River

Time Of Day That Exercise Participants Will Be On The Water
October 3: 1-4 pm
October 4: 9 am - 3 pm

If possible, could mariners transiting the area reduce speed
P-1560(2017) BRIDGE CLOSED
Area: NORTH ARM
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 03/Oct/2017 01:02
THE CN RAILWAY BRIDGE HAS RESUMED NORMAL OPERATION.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1559(2017)
P-1559(2017) BRIDGE CLOSED
Area: NORTH ARM
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 03/Oct/2017 00:36
THE CN BRIDGE IS IN THE CLOSED POSITION UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
P-1558(2017) BRIDGE CLOSED
Area: NORTH ARM - NEW WESTMINISTER BRIDGE
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 03/Oct/2017 00:27
THE CN BRIDGE IS IN THE CLOSED POSITION UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1557(2017)
P-1557(2017) BRIDGE CLOSED
Area: NEW WESTMINISTER BRIDGE
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 03/Oct/2017 00:07
THE CN NEW WESTMINSTER BRIDGE SWING SPAN IS IN THE CLOSED POSITION UNTIL FURTHER NOTICETHE CN NEW WESTMINSTER 
BRIDGE SWING SPAN IS IN THE CLOSED POSITION UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
P-1556(2017) GENERAL
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. (04)
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 02/Oct/2017 22:17
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS CENTRE NAVTEX TRANSMIT FACILITIES 518KHZ LOCATED AT AMPHITRITE POINT RESUMED NORMAL 
OPERATIONS.
P-1555(2017) WORK
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER
Type: WORK
Activated: 02/Oct/2017 22:00
MAJOR REPAIRS TO THE THE RAIL SWING BRIDGE ARE ONGOING OVER THE NICOMEKL RIVER AT CRESCENT BEACH MARINA.  THE 
BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWING, CLOSING IT TO MARINE TRAFFIC FOR 8 HOURS ON TUESDAY OCTOBER 3rd, 2017 
FROM 0800 TO 1600 PDT.
P-1554(2017) GENERAL
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. (04)
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 02/Oct/2017 18:44
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS CENTRE NAVTEX TRANSMIT FACILITIES 518KHZ LOCATED AT AMPHITRITE POINT RESUMED NORMAL 
OPERATIONS.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1548(2017)
P-1553(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: QUEEN CHARLOTTE STRAIT
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 02/Oct/2017 16:48
A BROKEN PORTION OF A DOCK HAS BEEN OBSERVED FLOATING UPRIGHT IN POSITION 51 04.34N  127 40.97W, 
APPROXIMATELY 40FT BY 20FT. MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THIS AREA.
P-1552(2017) CAPE ST. JAMES
Area: HAIDA GWAII
Type: LL770
Activated: 02/Oct/2017 09:38
CAPE St. JAMES LL 770.0 IS PARTIALLY OBSCURED TO THE SW.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1458(2017)
P-1551(2017) KELP PATCH LIGHT BUOY N22
Area: QUEEN CHARLOTTE STRAIT
Type: LL553.5
Activated: 02/Oct/2017 09:11
KELP PATCH LIGHT BUOY N22 LL553.5 IS OPERATING PROPERLY.
P-1550(2017) CITY REACH RANGE 2 REAR
Area: FRASER RIVER
Type: LL362
Activated: 02/Oct/2017 08:59
CITY REACH RANGE 2 REAR LL 362.0 IS OPERATING PROPERLY.
P-1549(2017) [SAFETY] WG-FULL RANGE
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - WG
Type: WG-FULL RANGE
Activated: 01/Oct/2017 21:10
WG ACTIVITY NOTICE-FULL RANGE

MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WG (NORTH OF NANAIMO), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 & 3512 WILL BE ACTIVE FOR 
SURFACE, SUBSURFACE AND AIR ACTIVITIES IN THE FULL RANGE AREA ON: MONDAY 2ND, OCTOBER THROUGH 6 OCTOBER 2017 
FROM 0700 UNTIL 1700PDT.

DURING OPERATIONS WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC; MARINERS ARE REQUIRED TO 
REMAIN WELL CLEAR AS TRESPASS IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL REGULATIONS. SAFE TRANSIT COORIDORS WITHIN 1/2 NM 
NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND WITHIN 1/2 NM EAST OF BALLENAS ISLAND ARE AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE. NOTICE 
TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS.

PLEASE NOTE THE AREA NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND IS ALWAYS PROHIBITED FOR TRAP FISHING AND ANCHORING IN 
ACCORDANCE WITH NTS P-0074 OF 2014. DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE. MARINERS MAY 
CONTACT WINCHEALSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON VHF CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
P-1548(2017) GENERAL
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. (04)
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 01/Oct/2017 11:26
NAVTEX TRANSMIT FACILITIES 518 KHZ LOCATED AT AMPHITRITE POINT UNSERVICEABLE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
P-1547(2017) CAPE ST. JAMES
Area: HAIDA GWAII
Type: LL770
Activated: 30/Sep/2017 18:19
CAPE ST JAMES LIGHT LL770 HAS BEEN RELIT AND OPERATING PROPERLY.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1458(2017)
P-1546(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY SEA AREA WQ BENTNICK ISLAND
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - EASTERN PORTION
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 29/Sep/2017 20:12
HMCS OTTAWA CFB ESQUIMALT WILL CONDUCT MILITARY DEMOLITION EXERCISES IN SEA AREA WQ BENTINCK ISLAND FROM 0800 
TO 1630 HOURS LOCAL TIME TODAY SEPTEMBER 30 2017.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO KEEP WELL CLEAR.
P-1545(2017) [SAFETY] GUNNERY EXERCISES WCFA
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - WCFA
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 29/Sep/2017 20:01
CANADIAN MILITARY HMC SHIP WILL CONDUCT GUNNERY EXERCISES IN WEST COAST FIRING AREAS NORTH AND SOUTH ON 
SEPTEMBER 30, 2017 FROM 0800 TO 1600. MARINERS ARE REQUIRED TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR, AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHEN 
TRANSITING NEAR THE AREA.
P-1544(2017) LAWN POINT LIGHT AND WHISTLE BUOY C16
Area: HAIDA GWAII - SKIDEGATE INLET
Type: LL787
Activated: 29/Sep/2017 15:32
LAWN POINT LIGHT AND WHISTLE BUOY C16 LL787 LIGHT RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1537(2017)
P-1543(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. (04)
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 29/Sep/2017 15:15
PRINCE RUPERT MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICE REMOTE CONTROL MF/HF TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE FACILITIES 
LOCATED AT ESTEVAN POINT AND AMPHITRITE POINT RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1542(2017)
P-1542(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. (04)
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 29/Sep/2017 12:32
PRINCE RUPERT MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICE REMOTE CONTROL MF/HF TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE FACILITIES 
LOCATED AT ESTEVAN POINT AND AMPHITRITE POINT REPORTED OUT OF SERVICE. 



VHF FACILITIES LOCATED AT ESTEVAN POINT RESUMED NORMAL OPERATION.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1451(2017)
P-1541(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. (04)
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 29/Sep/2017 12:14
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS REMOTE CONTROL TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED AT ESTEVAN POINT AND AMPHITRITE POINT 
REPORTED OUT OF SERVICE. 
MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO RELAY ANY UNANSWERED DISTRESS CALLS TO THE NEAREST COAST GUARD STATION.
P-1540(2017) CITY REACH RANGE 2 REAR
Area: FRASER RIVER
Type: LL362
Activated: 29/Sep/2017 00:55
THE CITY REACH RANGE 2 REAR LL362 REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-1539(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY SEA AREA WQ BENTNICK ISLAND
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - EASTERN PORTION
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 29/Sep/2017 00:20
HMCS OTTAWA CFB ESQUIMALT WILL CONDUCT MILITARY DEMOLITION EXERCISES IN SEA AREA WQ BENTINCK ISLAND FROM 0800 
TO 1630 HOURS LOCAL TIME TODAY SEPTEMBER 29 2017.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO KEEP WELL CLEAR.
P-1538(2017) RAIL BRIDGE CLOSURE
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER - CRESCENT BEACH MARINA
Type: WORK
Activated: 29/Sep/2017 00:15
NICOMEKL SWING SPAN RAIL BRIDGE NEAR THE CRESCENT BEACH MARINA IS UNDERGOING REPAIR WORK UNTIL ESTIMATED 
OCTOBER 20 2017.

CLOSURES OF THE BRIDGE WILL TAKE PLACE DAILY AT SET TIMES AND DURATIONS AND DURING THIS TIME WILL NOT BE ABLE 
TO SWING TO ACCOMMODATE MARINE OR RAIL TRAFFIC.

THE RAIL BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWING TODAY, SEPTEMBER 29 BETWEEN 1200 AND 1600LT.

DAILY NOTSHIPS WILL BE ISSUED INDICATING THE CLOSURE TIMES FOR THAT DATE.
P-1537(2017) LAWN POINT LIGHT AND WHISTLE BUOY C16
Area: HAIDA GWAII - SKIDEGATE INLET
Type: LL787
Activated: 28/Sep/2017 23:41
LAWN POINT LIGHT AND WHISTLE BUOY C16 LL787 LIGHT REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-1536(2017) [SAFETY] NORTHEN INSIDE CHANNELS HAZARD TO NAVIGATION
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 28/Sep/2017 13:24
LARGE CLUSTER OF TREES REPORTED IN URSULA CHANNEL, MCKAY REACH, WHALE CHANNEL & WRIGHT SOUND DUE TO 
LANDSLIDE. CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION. MARINERS REQUESTED TO EXERCISE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THESE 
AREAS.

CONTACT SPEED AIR 05 PATROL AIRCRAFT VIA MCTS.
P-1535(2017) [SAFETY] NORTHEN INSIDE CHANNELS HAZARD TO NAVIGATION
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 28/Sep/2017 12:52
LARGE CLUSTER OF TREES REPORTED IN URSULA CHANNEL, MCKAY REACH, WHALE CHANNEL & WRIGHT SOUND DUE TO 
LANDSLIDE. CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION. MARINERS REQUESTED TO EXERCISE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THESE 
AREAS.

CONTACT SPEED AIR 05 PATROL AIRCRAFT VIA MCTS.
P-1534(2017) NORTHEN INSIDE CHANNELS HAZARD TO NAVIGATION
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 28/Sep/2017 12:46
LARGE CLUSTER OF TREES REPORTED IN URSULA CHANNEL, MCKAY REACH, WHALE CHANNEL & WRIGHT SOUND DUE TO 
LANDSLIDE. CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION. MARINERS REQUESTED TO EXERCISE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THESE 
AREAS.

CONTACT SPEED AIR 05 PATROL AIRCRAFT VIA MCTS.
P-1533(2017) KELP PATCH LIGHT BUOY N22
Area: QUEEN CHARLOTTE STRAIT
Type: LL553.5
Activated: 28/Sep/2017 06:37
KELP PATCH LIGHT BUOY N22 LL553.5 BURNING AT REDUCED INTENSITY.

CONTACT PILOT OF H.A SKLENAR VIA MCTS.
P-1532(2017) WORK
Area: FRASER RIVER - QUEENSBUROUGH
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 28/Sep/2017 05:28
FRASER RIVER PILE AND DREDGE WILL BE CONDUCTING DEMOLITION WORK IN THE WATER LOT IN FRONT OF 175 DUNCAN ST. 
QUEENSBUROUGH FORMERLY THE FRASER SHIP YARD COMMENCING 25 SEPTEMBER 2017.
THE WORK IS ESTIMATED TO BE COMPLETED BY 16 OCTOBER 2017.

SPUD DERRICK R.E MACKENZIE AND ACCOMPANYING MATERIAL SCOW WILL BE ON SITE AND CATHERWOOD TOWING WILL MONITOR 
VHF CHANNEL 06.
P-1531(2017) DREDGE WORK
Area: FRASER RIVER - SOUTH ARM NEAR DEAS BASIN
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 28/Sep/2017 02:20
FRPD WILL BE SINKING DREDGE PIPE IN THE FRASER RIVER, SOUTH ARM NEAR DEAS BASIN, NORTH OF THE MAIN 
NAVIGATION CHANNEL ON SEPTEMBER 28 AT APPROXIMATELY 0900 LOCAL TIME. ONCE THE PIPE HAS BEEN SUNK THE FRPD 
309 WILL CONNECT AT VARIOUS TIMES TO DISCHARGE SAND ASHORE. THE PIPE WILL RISE TO THE SURFACE AT EACH END. 
THE UPSTREAM END WILL BE LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 200M BELOW SIERRA 25 BUOY. AT THE DOWNSTREAM END PIPE WILL 
RISE TO THE SURFACE APPROXIMATELY 100M FROM SHORE.

HOURS OF OPERATION ARE 24 HOURS A DAY, COMMENCING MONDAYS AT 0600 AND ENDING ON SUNDAYS 0600 LOCAL TIME.

THE DURATION OF THE PROJECT IS 3 WEEKS.

THE FRPD 309 TRAILING SUCTION DREDGE AND THE TENDER BOAT AND THE CENTENNIAL BUDDY WILL BE ON SITE AND WILL 
MONITOR VHF CHANNEL 74.

MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO MAINTAIN MINIMUM WASH AND CONTACT THE FRPD 309 WHEN APPROACHING THE AREA ON VHF 
CHANNEL 74
P-1530(2017) WORK
Area: VICTORIA HARBOUR - JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 28/Sep/2017 01:23
GEOTECHNICAL DRILLING WILL TAKE PLACE TODAY, WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 28 2017, AT THE JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE IN 
VICTORIA HARBOUR. YESTERDAYS DRILLING WAS DELAYED.

A BARGE WILL BE PLACED IN A MANNER THAT WILL KEEP IT OUT OF THE MAIN NAVIGATION CHANNEL ALLOWING SMALLER 
VESSELS TO PASS. LARGE VESSELS HOWEVER WILL BE IMPEDED DURING OPERATIONS.

DRILLING WILL START AT 0700-1300 LT ON THE WEST SIDE OF THE CHANNEL

THE BARGE CREW MAY BE CONTACTED ON VHF CHANNEL 18A
P-1529(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY SEA AREA WQ BENTNICK ISLAND
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - EASTERN PORTION
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 28/Sep/2017 00:46
HMCS OTTAWA CFB ESQUIMALT WILL CONDUCT MILITARY DEMOLITION EXERCISES IN SEA AREA WQ BENTINCK ISLAND FROM 0800 
TO 1630 HOURS LOCAL TIME TODAY SEPTEMBER 28 2017.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO KEEP WELL CLEAR.
P-1528(2017) WORK
Area: VICTORIA HARBOUR - JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 28/Sep/2017 00:45
GEOTECHNICAL DRILLING WILL TAKE PLACE TODAY, WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 28 2017, AT THE JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE IN 
VICTORIA HARBOUR. YESTERDAYS DRILLING WAS DELAYED.

A BARGE WILL BE PLACED IN A MANNER THAT WILL KEEP IT OUT OF THE MAIN NAVIGATION CHANNEL ALLOWING SMALLER 
VESSELS TO PASS. LARGE VESSELS HOWEVER WILL BE IMPEDED DURING OPERATIONS.

DRILLING WILL START AT 0700-1300 LT ON THE WEST SIDE OF THE CHANNEL

THE BARGE CREW MAY BE CONTACTED ON VHF CHANNEL 18A
P-1527(2017) [SAFETY] SURFIREX AREA WH ACTIVE
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
Type: SAFETY
Activated: 28/Sep/2017 00:45
THE US COAST GUARD WILL BE CONDUCTING GUNNERY EXERCISES IN MILITARY SEA AREA WH IN JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT FROM
1000 TO 1500LT ON SEPTEMBER 28 2017.

AREA WH IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS DURING OPERATIONS AND IS CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC. MARINERS ARE REQUIRED 
TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR.
P-1526(2017) BRIDGE CLOSED
Area: FRASER RIVER - NEW WESTMINSTER
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 28/Sep/2017 00:40
THE CN NEW WESTMINSTER BRIDGE SWING SPAN WILL BE IN THE CLOSED POSITION FOR PLANNED MAINTENANCE ON SEPTEMBER 
28, 2017 BETWEEN 0900 - 1700LT

THE BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO OPEN DURING THIS TIME.
P-1525(2017) BRIDGE CLOSURE
Area: FRASER RIVER - NORTH ARM CN RAIL BRIDGE
Type:
Activated: 27/Sep/2017 07:05
THE CN RAIL BRIDGE IN THE NORTH ARM OF THE FRASER RIVER HAS RESUMED NORMAL OPERATION.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1523(2017)
P-1524(2017) RAIL BRIDGE CLOSURE
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER - CRESCENT BEACH MARINA
Type: WORK
Activated: 27/Sep/2017 06:03
NICOMEKL SWING SPAN RAIL BRIDGE NEAR THE CRESCENT BEACH MARINA IS UNDERGOING REPAIR WORK UNTIL ESTIMATED 
OCTOBER 20 2017.

CLOSURES OF THE BRIDGE WILL TAKE PLACE DAILY AT SET TIMES AND DURATIONS AND DURING THIS TIME WILL NOT BE ABLE 
TO SWING TO ACCOMMODATE MARINE OR RAIL TRAFFIC.

THE RAIL BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWING TODAY, SEPTEMBER 27 BETWEEN 1200 AND 1600LT.

DAILY NOTSHIPS WILL BE ISSUED INDICATING THE CLOSURE TIMES FOR THAT DATE.
P-1523(2017) BRIDGE CLOSURE
Area: FRASER RIVER - NORTH ARM CN RAIL BRIDGE
Type:
Activated: 27/Sep/2017 05:56
THE CN RAIL BRIDGE IN THE NORTH ARM OF THE FRASER RIVER IS CLOSED TO MARINE
TRAFFIC UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
P-1522(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY SEA AREA WQ BENTNICK ISLAND
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - EASTERN PORTION
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 27/Sep/2017 02:26
HMCS OTTAWA CFB ESQUIMALT WILL CONDUCT MILITARY DEMOLITION EXERCISES IN SEA AREA WQ BENTINCK ISLAND FROM 0800 
TO 1630 HOURS LOCAL TIME TODAY SEPTEMBER 27 2017.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO KEEP WELL CLEAR.
P-1521(2017) WORK
Area: VICTORIA HARBOUR - JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 27/Sep/2017 02:09
GEOTECHNICAL DRILLING WILL TAKE PLACE TODAY, TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 27 2017, AT THE JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE IN 
VICTORIA HARBOUR.

A BARGE WILL BE PLACED IN A MANNER THAT WILL KEEP IT OUT OF THE MAIN NAVIGATION CHANNEL ALLOWING SMALLER 
VESSELS TO PASS. LARGE VESSELS HOWEVER WILL BE IMPEDED DURING OPERATIONS.

DRILLING WILL START AT 0700-1300 LT ON THE WEST SIDE AND 1400-1800 LT  ON THE EAST SIDE.

THE BARGE CREW MAY BE CONTACTED ON VHF CHANNEL 18A
P-1520(2017) HOCKING POINT
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL159
Activated: 26/Sep/2017 16:05
HOCKING POINT LL 159.0 HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A TEMPORARY STRUCTURE AT A REDUCED FOCAL HEIGHT DURING 
RECONSTRUCTION.

CCG ATON SUPERVISOR 250-480-2600.
P-1519(2017) DUNSMUIR POINT
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL162
Activated: 26/Sep/2017 15:28
DUNSMUIR POINT LL 162.0 HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A TEMPORARY STRUCTURE AT A REDUCED FOCAL HEIGHT DURING 
RECONSTRUCTION.

CONTACT CCG ATON SUPERVISOR 250-480-2600.
P-1518(2017) POCAHONTAS POINT
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL156
Activated: 26/Sep/2017 12:25
POCAHONTAS POINT LL 156.0 HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A TEMPORARY STRUCTURE AT A REDUCED FOCAL HEIGHT DURING 
RECONSTRUCTION.

CONTACT CCG ATON SUPERVISOR 250-480-2600.
P-1517(2017) STAR POINT
Area: ALBERNI INLET
Type: LL155
Activated: 26/Sep/2017 12:13
STAR POINT LL 155.0 HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A TEMPORARY STRUCTURE AT A REDUCED FOCAL HEIGHT DURING 
RECONSTRUCTION.

CONTACT CCG ATON SUPERVISOR 250-480-2600
P-1516(2017) RAIL BRIDGE CLOSURE
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER - CRESCENT BEACH MARINA
Type: WORK
Activated: 26/Sep/2017 05:54
NICOMEKL SWING SPAN RAIL BRIDGE NEAR THE CRESCENT BEACH MARINA IS UNDERGOING REPAIR WORK UNTIL ESTIMATED 
OCTOBER 20 2017.

CLOSURES OF THE BRIDGE WILL TAKE PLACE DAILY AT SET TIMES AND DURATIONS AND DURING THIS TIME WILL NOT BE ABLE 
TO SWING TO ACCOMMODATE MARINE OR RAIL TRAFFIC.

THE RAIL BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWING TODAY, SEPTEMBER 26 BETWEEN 1200 AND 1600LT.

DAILY NOTSHIPS WILL BE ISSUED INDICATING THE CLOSURE TIMES FOR THAT DATE.
P-1515(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: HOUSTOUN PASSAGE - SALT SPRING ISLAND
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 26/Sep/2017 02:10
THERE HAS BEEN A REPORT OF AN ANCHORED, UNLIT SAILING VESSEL WITH NO MAST IN HOUSTOUN PASSAGE NEAR NORTH TIP 
OF SALT SPRING ISLAND IN POSITION:
48 57.262N 123 36.785W.
IT LIES APPROXIMATELY 9 CABLES WEST OF THE NORTH TIP OF JACKSCREW ISLAND.

CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
P-1514(2017) [SAFETY] WG-FULL RANGE
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - WG
Type: WG-FULL RANGE
Activated: 25/Sep/2017 23:17
WG ACTIVITY NOTICE-FULL RANGE

MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WG (NORTH OF NANAIMO), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 & 3512 WILL BE ACTIVE FOR 
SURFACE, SUBSURFACE AND AIR ACTIVITIES IN THE FULL RANGE AREA ON: TUESDAY 26TH SEPTEMBER 2017 FROM 0700 UNTIL 
1700LT.

DURING OPERATIONS WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC; MARINERS ARE REQUIRED TO 
REMAIN WELL CLEAR AS TRESPASS IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL REGULATIONS. SAFE TRANSIT COORIDORS WITHIN 1/2 NM 
NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND WITHIN 1/2 NM EAST OF BALLENAS ISLAND ARE AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE. NOTICE 
TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS.

PLEASE NOTE THE AREA NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND IS ALWAYS PROHIBITED FOR TRAP FISHING AND ANCHORING IN 
ACCORDANCE WITH NTS P-0074 OF 2014. DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE. MARINERS MAY 
CONTACT WINCHEALSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON VHF CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
P-1513(2017) DREDGING
Area: FRASER RIVER - PARSONS CHANNEL
Type: DREDGING
Activated: 25/Sep/2017 23:03
FRASER RIVER PILE AND DREDGE WILL BE DREDGING NEAR S AND R SAWMILLS IN PARSONS CHANNEL LOCATED IN APPROXIMATE 
POSITION 49 10.99N 122 41.49W FROM 0700 TO 1730 LOCAL TIME, DAILY STARTING ON SEPTEMBER 26 2017 AND 
CONTINUING UNTIL OCTOBER 24 2017.

THE MARINE DERRICK G.E. VI, BARGE EMPIRE XX, FRPD NO 8 AND THE CHARLES WILL BE ONSITE. THE G.E. VI WILL 
MONITOR VHF CHANNEL 69.

MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO PROVIDE A MINIMUM WAKE AND TRANSIT WITH CAUTION WHEN NEAR THE WORK AREA.
P-1512(2017) LIMESTONE ISLET
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS.
Type: LL154.8
Activated: 25/Sep/2017 17:19
LIMESTONE ISLET LL 154.8 HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A TEMPORARY STRUCTURE AT A REDUCED FOCAL HEIGHT DURING 
RECONSTRUCTION.
P-1511(2017) CHUP POINT
Area: BARKLEY SOUND - ALBERNI INLET
Type: LL154
Activated: 25/Sep/2017 16:58
CHUP POINT LL 154.0 HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A TEMPORARY STRUCTURE AT A REDUCED FOCAL HEIGHT DURING 
RECONSTRUCTION.
P-1510(2017) ASSITS ISLAND
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - ALBERNI INLET
Type: LL153
Activated: 25/Sep/2017 16:38
ASSITS ISLAND LL 153.0 HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A TEMPORARY STRUCTURE AT A REDUCED FOCAL HEIGHT DURING 
RECONSTRUCTION
P-1509(2017) [SAFETY] MCTS OUTAGE
Area: WEST COAST BRITISH COLUMBIA
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 25/Sep/2017 15:05
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS REMOTE CONTROL TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE FACILITIES AT ALL REPEATERS RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1507(2017)
P-1508(2017) WORK
Area: FRASER RIVER - QUEENSBUROUGH
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 25/Sep/2017 14:19
FRASER RIVER PILE AND DREDGE WILL BE CONDUCTING DEMOLITION WORK IN THE WATER LOT IN FRONT OF 175 DUNCAN ST. 
QUEENSBUROUGH, FORMERLY THE FRASER SHIP YARD, STARTING SEPT. 25TH. DURATION WILL BE ROUGHLY 3 WEEKS.

SPUD DERRICK R.E MACKENZIE AND ACCOMPANYING MATERIAL SCOW WILL BE TENDED BY CATHERWOOD TOWING WHO WILL 
MONITOR VHF 06.

SITE COORDINATES ARE 49.1969 BY 122.9312, BUT DUE TO LOW TIDES MIGHT BE FORCED TO SPUD DOWN NEAR OR SLIGHLTY 
WITHIN THE NAVIGATION CHANNEL, OVERNIGHT WHEN NOT WORKING. ALL EQUIPEMENT WILL BE FULLY LIT WITH THE REQUIRED 
LIGHTING.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1502(2017)
P-1507(2017) [SAFETY] MCTS OUTAGE
Area: WEST COAST BRITISH COLUMBIA
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 25/Sep/2017 12:55
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS REMOTE CONTROL TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED AT ALL REPEATERS REPORTED OUT 
SERVICE.  
MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO MAINTAIN A LISTENING WATCH, ASSIST IF POSSIBLE, AND REPORT ANY INFORMATION TO THE 
CLOSEST COAST GUARD STATION.
P-1506(2017) REBUILDING OF AID TO NAVIGATION STRUCTURES
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - ALBERNI INLET
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 25/Sep/2017 11:43
CANADIAN COAST GUARD IS CURRENTLY REBUILDING AID TO NAVIGATION STRUCTURES BETWEEN BAMFIELD AND PORT ALBERNI.

MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THIS AREA.
P-1505(2017) CHANNEL FRASER SURREY DOCKS CLOSURE
Area: FRASER RIVER
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 25/Sep/2017 10:50
THE COLUMBIA HAS CONCLUDED DREDGING THE LOWER AND UPPER BERTHS AT FRASER RIVER DOCKS. TO FULLY DEMOBILIZE,  
25TH, SEPTEMBER AT 1200 TO 1300. THE COLUMBIA WILL BE RAISING A SUBMERGED PIPELINE IN THE MAIN CHANNEL 
LOCATED DOWNSTREAM OF THE ENTRANCE OF THE UPPER BERTHS AT FRASER RIVER DOCKS. THE RAISING OF THE PIPELINE 
WILL REQUIRE THE CHANNEL TO BE CLOSED DURING THIS TIME.

VHF CHANNEL 74 WILL BE MONITORED, MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANISITING THE AREA.
P-1504(2017) RAIL BRIDGE CLOSURE
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER - CRESCENT BEACH MARINA
Type: WORK
Activated: 24/Sep/2017 21:16
MAJOR REPAIRS TO THE THE RAIL SWING BRIDGE ARE ONGOING OVER THE NICOMEKL RIVER AT CRESCENT BEACH MARINA. THE 
BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWING, CLOSING IT TO MARINE TRAFFIC FOR 4 HOURS ON MONDAY 25 SEPTEMBER, 2017 
FROM NOON TO 1600 LT.
P-1503(2017) WORK
Area: FRASER RIVER - UPPER BERTHS - FRASER SURREY DOCKS
Type: WORK
Activated: 24/Sep/2017 19:36
FRASER RIVER PILE & DREDGE WILL BE WORKING 100 METERS BELOW THE ENTRANCE TO THE UPPER BERTHS OF FRASER 
SURREY DOCKS (FRASER RIVER)MONDAY SEPTEMBER 25, 2017 AT APPROXIAMATELY 12:00 NOON.
ACTIVITY TAKING PLACE WILL BE CLOSING THE MAIN CHANNEL FOR APPROXIMATELY ONE HOUR TO FACILITATE THE RISING 
OF A SUBMERGED DREDGE PIPE ACROSS THE RIVER.

CUTTER SUCTION DREDGE "COLUMBIA" OR TENDER BOAT "CENTENNIAL BUDDY" WILL BE MONITORING CHANNEL 74

TRAFFIC IS REQUESTED TO CONTACT THE COLUMBIA OR CENTENNIAL BUDDY BEFORE TRANSITING THE AREA DURING THIS 
TIME.

Rob Severinski
Dredging Works Manager

Fraser River Pile & Dredge (GP) Inc.
620 Royal Ave
New Westminster, BC
Canada, V3M 1J2

Direct :  (604) 528-9311
Mobile:   (604) 328-5379
Fax:      (604) 521-7530
E-mail:   rseverinski@frpd.com 
Web:     www.frpd.com 
P-1502(2017) WORK
Area: FRASER RIVER - QUEENSBUROUGH
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 24/Sep/2017 19:06
FRASER RIVER PILE AND DREDGE WILL BE CONDUCTING DEMOLITION WORK IN THE WATER LOT IN FRONT OF 175 DUNCAN ST. 
QUEENSBUROUGH, FORMERLY THE FRASER SHIP YARD, STARTING SEPT. 25TH.  DURATION WILL BE ROUGHLY 3 WEEKS.

SPUD DERRICK R.E MACKENZIE AND ACCOMPANYING MATERIAL SCOW WILL BE TENDED BY CATHERWOOD TOWING WHO WILL 
MONITOR VHF 06.

For additional info, contact below.
Marcus Jensen
Project Manager

Fraser River Pile & Dredge (GP) Inc.
1830 River Drive
New Westminster, BC
Canada, V3M 2A8

Mobile:  (604) 375-7371     
Fax:      (604) 521-7530     

E-mail:  mjensen@frpd.com 
Web:     www.frpd.com 
P-1501(2017) STRAGGLING ISLANDS
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL73
Activated: 24/Sep/2017 18:22
STRAGGLING ISLANDS LL 73.0 LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM FL 4S WHITE TO FL 4S RED AT AN INCREASED FOCAL 
HEIGHT OF APPROX. 1.5M
Cancel Notship(s): P-1429(2017)
P-1500(2017) [SAFETY] WORK - BC HYDRO CABLE LAYING
Area: HOWE SOUND - BOWEN ISLAND
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 23/Sep/2017 20:51
BC Hydro will be laying submarine cable from Larson Bay, West Vancouver to Bowen Island. The cable will be 
laid starting on Larson 
Bay at 0500 and we expect the work to be completed by 2100 south of Snug Cove on Sunday, September 24, 2017.

Work is being conducted from ITB Subsea 45, it is a 67 metre barge and will be assisted by Tug "Kaymar" and 
will be monitoring channel 16/12 during operations and 
working channel is 08.

Vessels are requested to keep 300 metres clear of the ITB 45 as there will be divers and ROV's in the water 
during operation.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1499(2017)
P-1499(2017) [SAFETY] WORK - BC HYDRO CABLE LAYING
Area: HOWE SOUND - BOWEN ISLAND
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 23/Sep/2017 20:41
BC Hydro will be laying submarine cable from Larson Bay, West Vancouver to Bowen Island. The cable will be 
laid starting on Larson 
Bay at 0500 and we expect the work to be completed by 2100 south of Snug Cove on Sunday, September 24, 2017.

Work is being conducted from ITB Subsea 45, it is a 67 metre barge and will be assisted by Tug "Kaymar" and 
will be monitoring channel 16/12 during operations and 
working channel is 08.

Vessels are requested to keep 33 metres clear of the ITB 45 as there will be divers and ROV's in the water 
during operation.
P-1498(2017) [SAFETY] FLOATING DEBRIS
Area: JOHNSTONE STRAIT - HUMPBACK BAY
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 23/Sep/2017 18:44
A 20 FOOT BY 8 FOOT FLOAT WITH DEBRIS IS REPORTED ADRIFT AT SEPTEMBER 23RD 1813PDT MID CHANNEL OFF HUMPBACK 
BAY 
IN JOHNSTONE STRAIT.

CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION
P-1497(2017) BRIDGE AND CHANNEL WORK
Area: VICTORIA INNER HARBOUR - UPPER HARBOUR
Type: WORK
Activated: 22/Sep/2017 21:17
LOCATION OF ACTIVITY: 
The location of construction activities will be occurring in the Inner Victoria Harbour to the North side 
of the existing Johnson Street Bridge located in downtown Victoria, BC.
During this notice duration, PCL will be conducting construction activities on the East side of the marine 
navigational channel.
 
ACTIVITIES AND CORRESPONDING RESTRICTIONS: 
Further to previous NOTSHIP Requests, PCL and Salish Seas will be removing the last of the existing in-
channel fendering piles the morning of Saturday, September 23rd. Salish Sea s crane barge will be located 
on the East side of the navigational channel 
- one (1) hour notice will be required to move the barge out of the navigational channel for large 
marine traffic (material barges) - VHF channel 12 will be monitored for all requests. Passage of Harbour 
Ferries and small watercraft will be maintained.
 
VHF CHANNEL TO BE MONITORED: 
18A (Victoria Harbour Master) 
12 (Bridge Operator)
 
SPECIAL REQUESTS AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: 
Each vessel needing passage to contact bridge operator minimum one hour prior to scheduled passage. Please 
also contact work crews via 
marine radio.
P-1496(2017) COOK POINT
Area: HAIDA GWAII - MASSET INLET
Type: LL794
Activated: 22/Sep/2017 17:49
COOK POINT LL 794.0 RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1495(2017),P-1439(2017)
P-1495(2017) COOK POINT
Area: HAIDA GWAII - MASSET INLET
Type: LL794
Activated: 22/Sep/2017 16:50
COOK POINT LL 794.0 RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS.
P-1494(2017) FRIGON ISLETS
Area: NEROUTSOS INLET - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: LL74
Activated: 22/Sep/2017 15:53
FRIGON ISLETS LL 74.0 LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM FL 4S WHITE TO FL 4S GREEN AT A REDUCED FOCAL 
HEIGHT OF APPROXIMATELY 1.4M.
CONTACT CCG ATON SUPERVISOR 250-480-2600
Cancel Notship(s): P-1430(2017)
P-1493(2017) ILDSTAD ISLANDS
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: LL69
Activated: 22/Sep/2017 13:54
ILDSTAD ISLANDS LL 69.0 LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM FL 4S WHITE TO FL 4S GREEN, NOW SEEN FROM A 
WHITE TOWER WITH GREEN BAND AT TOP.
CONTACT CCG ATON SUPERVISOR 250-480-2600
Cancel Notship(s): P-1441(2017)
P-1492(2017) CLIFFE POINT
Area: QUATSINO SOUND - KOSKIMO BAY
Type: LL68.3
Activated: 22/Sep/2017 13:48
CLIFFE POINT LL 68.3 LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM FL 4S WHITE TO FL 4S RED.
CONTACT CCG ATON SUPERVISOR  250-480-2600
P-1491(2017) CLIFFE POINT
Area: QUATSINO SOUND - KOSKIMO BAY
Type: LL68.3
Activated: 22/Sep/2017 13:44
CLIFFE POINT LL 68.3 LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM FL 4S WHITE 4s TO FL 4S RED.
CONTACT CCG ATON SUPERVISOR  250-480-2600
P-1490(2017) MAKWAZNIHT ISLAND
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL72
Activated: 22/Sep/2017 13:36
Makwazhiht Island LL 72.0 light has been permanently changed from Q1s White to Q1s Red at an increased focal 
height of approximately 1.6m with startboard hand daymarks.

Contact CCG AtoN Supervisor 250 480 2600
Cancel Notship(s): P-1449(2017)
P-1489(2017) INFO
Area: VANCOUVER HARBOUR - BURRARD INLET
Type: INFO
Activated: 22/Sep/2017 09:21
VICTORIA MCTS BERRY POINT RADAR WILL BE UNSERVICABLE FROM 0945 PDT TO 1400 PDT.
P-1488(2017) RAIL BRIDGE CLOSURE
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER - CRESCENT BEACH MARINA
Type: WORK
Activated: 22/Sep/2017 08:59
MAJOR REPAIRS TO THE THE RAIL SWING BRIDGE ARE ONGOING OVER THE NICOMEKL RIVER AT CRESCENT BEACH MARINA. THE 
BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWING, CLOSING IT TO MARINE TRAFFIC FOR 4 HOURS ON THURSDAY 22 SEPTEMBER, 2017 
FROM NOON TO 1600 LT.
P-1487(2017) [SAFETY] SEA AREA WQ ACTIVE
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - RACE PASSAGE - BENTINCK ISLAND
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 21/Sep/2017 20:44
CFB ESQUIMALT WILL CONDUCT DEMOLITION EXERCISES IN MILIARY SEA AREA WQ BENTICK ISLAND. WQ WILL BE ACTIVE FROM 
0800 TO 1630 LOCAL TIME ON 22 SEPTEMBER, 2017.

MARINERS ARE REQUIRED TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR, AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING NEAR THE AREA.
P-1486(2017) [SAFETY] WORK
Area: EAST BURRARD INLET - WESTRIDGE MARINE TERMINAL
Type: WORK
Activated: 21/Sep/2017 20:31
NOTSHIP B
WESTRIDGE MARINE TERMINAL VESSEL ACCESS DURING CONSTRUCTION
 
VESSELS WILL BE ENGAGED IN DEPLOYMENT OF A CONSTRUCTION SAFETY BOOM FROM 26th SEPTEMBER 2017.  THE BOOM IS 
EXPECTED TO BE IN PLACE BY EARLY OCTOBER 2017. 
THE CONSTRUCTION SAFETY BOOM WILL BE ANCHORED BY BUOYS AT THE FOLLOWING GEOGRAPICAL COORDINATES AND 
PROVIDED WITH ADDITIONAL NAVIGATION MARKS:
BUOY 	DEGREES	MINUTES		DEGREES 	MINUTES		LIGHT                (2 NM RANGE)
	RADAR REFLECTOR FITTED	
A	49	17.400	N	122	57.514	W			
B	49	17.492	N	122	57.576	W	FL. RED		
C	49	17.512	N	122	57.572	W	FL. RED		
D	49	17.625	N	122	57.516	W	FL. YELLOW	YES	
E	49	17.642	N	122	57.374	W			
F	49	17.658	N	122	57.231	W			
G	49	17.675	N	122	57.089	W	FL. YELLOW	YES	
H	49	17.632	N	122	56.951	W	FL. RED	YES	
I	49	17.479	N	122	56.871	W	FL. RED	YES	
VESSELS NAVIGATING IN PROXIMITY OF THE CONSTRUCTION SAFETY BOOM, ARE REQUESTED TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION. 
PLEASE BE AWARE THAT BUOYS MAY DRIFT TO THE EXTENT OF THEIR ANCHOR CHAINS AND THE ACTUAL POSITIONS OF 
BUOYS MAY DIFFER FROM THAT LISTED HERE.
 
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE APPROACH TO THE EXISTING WESTRIDGE MARINE TERMINAL WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM THE EAST 
ONLY THROUGH A SHIPGATE IN A CONSTRUCTION SAFETY BOOM. 
VESSELS SEEKING ACCESS TO WESTRIDGE DOCK ARE REQUESTED TO MAKE PRIOR ARRANGEMENTS THROUGH THE VESSEL S 
AGENT.
USUAL AND CUSTOMARY PILOT AND TUG USE REQUIREMENTS WILL APPLY.

FOR DOCK ACCESS, PLEASE CONTACT : WESTRIDGE DOCK; TELEPHONE 604 298-3612
ALL OTHER ENQUIRIES AND COMPLAINTS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO: INFO@TRANSMOUNTAIN.COM 
 or 1.866.514.6700.
PROJECT UPDATES WILL BE AVAILABLE AT WWW.TRANSMOUNTAIN.COM 
   
CHART DATUM WGS-84 APPLIES TO ALL MEASUREMENTS. 
PLEASE ALSO REFER TO NOTSHIP __A_______.
P-1485(2017) [SAFETY] WORK
Area: EAST BURRARD INLET - WESTRIDGE MARINE TERMINAL
Type: WORK
Activated: 21/Sep/2017 20:12
NOTSHIP: A
WESTRIDGE MARINE TERMINAL CONSTRUCTION SAFETY ZONE
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE A CONSTRUCTION SAFETY ZONE IS BEING ESTABLISHED IN EASTERN BURRARD INLET FOR 
CONSTRUCTION OF THE EXPANDED WESTRIDGE 
MARINE TERMINAL. NUMEROUS CONSTRUCTION AND OTHER VESSELS WILL BE ACTIVE IN THIS AREA, EITHER UNDERWAY OR 
AT ANCHOR.
THE CONSTRUCTION ZONE IS BOUNDED BY THE FOLLOWING GEOGRAPICAL COORDINATES:
 DEGREES	MINUTES		DEGREES 	MINUTES		
49	17.2790	N	122	57.542	W	
49	17.4930	N	122	57.690	W	
49	17.6850	N	122	57.595	W	
49	17.7220	N	122	57.282	W	
49	17.6700	N	122	56.768	W	
49	17.6530	N	122	56.700	W	
49	17.6010	N	122	56.672	W	
49	17.4090	N	122	56.852	W	
MARINERS NAVIGATING IN THE AREA ARE REQUESTED TO EMPLOY CAUTION AND AS FAR AS POSSIBLE GIVE THE 
CONSTRUCTION SAFETY ZONE A SAFE BERTH 
AND NOT ANCHOR OR DEPLOY ANY IN-WATER MECHANICAL DEVICES IN THE ZONE. 
PLEASE ALSO REFER TO NOTSHIP _B___________.
 
CHART DATUM WGS-84 APPLIES TO ALL MEASUREMENTS.
P-1484(2017) DREDGING
Area: ANNACIS CHANNEL - CIPA LUMBER
Type: WORK
Activated: 21/Sep/2017 13:09
FRASER RIVER PILE & DREDGE WILL BE CONDUCTING MAINTENANCE DREDGING AT CIPA LUMBER LOCATED AT APPROXIMATELY 
49 10'39.67"N  122 56'42.02"W. THE WORK WILL BE STARTING 21 SEPTEMBER UNTIL 24 SEPTEMBER BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 
0700 TO 1730 PDT.
MARINE DERRICK "R.E. McKENZIE" WILL BE MONITORING VHF CHANNEL 69.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION AND MINIMUM WASH REQUESTED WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1482(2017)
P-1483(2017) RAIL BRIDGE CLOSURE
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER - CRESCENT BEACH MARINA
Type: WORK
Activated: 21/Sep/2017 05:41
MAJOR REPAIRS TO THE THE RAIL SWING BRIDGE ARE ONGOING OVER THE NICOMEKL RIVER AT CRESCENT BEACH MARINA. THE 
BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWING, CLOSING IT TO MARINE TRAFFIC FOR 4 HOURS ON THURSDAY 21 SEPTEMBER, 2017 
FROM NOON TO 1600 LT.
P-1482(2017) DREDGING
Area: ANNACIS CHANNEL - CIPA LUMBER
Type: WORK
Activated: 21/Sep/2017 00:04
FRASER RIVER PILE & DREDGE WILL BE CONDUCTING MAINTENANCE DREDGING AT CIPA LUMBER LOCATED AT APPROXIMATELY 
49 10'39.67"N  122 56'42.02"W. THE WORK WILL BE STARTING 21 SEPTEMBER UNTIL 24 SEPTEMBER BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 
0700 TO 1730 PDT.
MARINE DERRICK "R.E. McKENZIE" WILL BE MONITORING VHF CHANNEL 69.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION AND REQUESTED A SLOW BELL WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.
P-1481(2017) CABLELAY
Area: WEST COAST - VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: CABLELAY
Activated: 20/Sep/2017 23:50
THE VESSEL CABLE INNOVATOR HAS COMPLETED REPAIR ON THE PC-1 FIBRE-OPTIC CABLE.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1460(2017)
P-1480(2017) [SAFETY] SEA AREA WH ACTIVE
Area: SHERINGHAM - SOMBRIO POINT - JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 20/Sep/2017 23:17
MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WH (JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3606 WILL BE ACTIVE ACROSS THE 
FULL RANGE AREA FROM 1000 TO 1500 LOCAL TIME ON 21 SEPTEMBER, 2017.

AREA WH 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-1479(2017) DRILLING
Area: VICTORIA HARBOUR - JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE
Type: DRILLING
Activated: 20/Sep/2017 23:16
DRILLING WILL BE CONDUCTED AT THE NEW JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION SITE FROM 0700 TO 1700 PDT ON 21 
SEPTEMBER, 2017.

LARGE VESSELS AND TUG/BARGE TRAFFIC MAY BE IMPEDED DURING THIS PERIOD. FOR ANY INQUIRIES CONTACT THE SALISH 
SEA BARGE CELLULAR AT 250-532-1022 OR VHF CHANNEL 18A.

MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO TRANSIT THE AREA WITH CAUTION.
P-1478(2017) BRIDGE CLOSURE
Area: FRASER RIVER - NORTH ARM
Type: INFO
Activated: 20/Sep/2017 23:16
THE CN NEW WESTMINSTER BRIDGE SWING SPAN WILL BE IN THE CLOSED POSITION FOR PLANNED MAINTENANCE AND CLOSED TO 
MARINE TRAFFIC ON 21 SEPTEMBER, 2017 FROM 0900 UNTIL 1500 LOCAL TIME.
P-1477(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY SEA AREA WQ
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - RACE PASSAGE - BENTINCK ISLAND
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 20/Sep/2017 23:15
CFB ESQUIMALT WILL BE CONDUCTING DEMOLITION EXERCISES IN MILIARY SEA AREA WQ BENTICK ISLAND. WQ WILL BE 
ACTIVE FROM 0800 TO 1630PDT ON 21 SEPTEMBER, 2017.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR, AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING NEAR THE AREA.
P-1476(2017) CLARKE ROCK
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - HORSWELL CHANNEL
Type: LL447.2
Activated: 19/Sep/2017 17:59
CLARKE ROCK LL 447.2 RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS.
P-1475(2017) SECRET COVE ENTRANCE
Area: PT ATKINSON TO CAPE MUDGE
Type: LL450.5
Activated: 19/Sep/2017 16:56
SECRET COVE ENTRANCE LL450.5 LIGHT RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1432(2017)
P-1474(2017) AGUILAR POINT SECTOR
Area: BARKLEY SOUND - TREVOR CHANNEL
Type: LL172
Activated: 19/Sep/2017 14:55
REFERENCE CHART 3646 THE CANADIAN COAST GUARD PROPOSES THE FOLLOWING PERMANENT CHANGES:
AGUILAR POINT SECTOR LL172 (48 50 21.6N 125 8 26.9W NAD83), CHANGE THE Q1S WHITE SECTOR TO A FIXED 
WHITE SECTOR.
COMMENTS ON THIS ACTION ARE SOLICITED FROM MARINERS AND OTHER INTERSTED PARTIES BEFORE DECEMBER 29, 2017.
COMMENTS SHOULD BE ADDRESSED TO:

A/SUPERINTENDENT MARC JOURDENAIS
AIDS AND WATERWAYS, WESTERN REGION
CANADIAN COAST GUARD
25 HURON STREET
VICTORIA, BC V8V 4V9
TELEPHONE 250-480-2602
FAX 250-480-2702
EMAIL: marc.jourdenais@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

ANY OBJECTIONS MUST STATE THE FACTS ON WHICH THEY ARE BASED AND SHOULD INCLUDED SUPPORTING INFORMATION ON 
SAFETY, COMMERCE AND PUBLIC BENEFIT.
P-1473(2017) BRIDGE OPEN
Area: SECOND NARROWS - VANCOUVER HARBOUR
Type: BRIDGE STATUS
Activated: 19/Sep/2017 02:20
THE SECOND NARROWS RAILWAY BRIDGE IS OPEN TO MARINE TRAFFIC.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1472(2017)
P-1472(2017) BRIDGE CLOSURE
Area: SECOND NARROWS - VANCOUVER HARBOUR
Type: BRIDGE STATUS
Activated: 18/Sep/2017 23:42
THE SECOND NARROWS RAILWAY BRIDGE IS CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
P-1471(2017) [SAFETY] SEA AREA WH ACTIVE
Area: SHERINGHAM - SOMBRIO POINT - JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 18/Sep/2017 23:33
MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WH (JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3606 WILL BE ACTIVE ACROSS THE 
FULL RANGE AREA FROM 1000 TO 1500 LOCAL TIME ON 19 SEPTEMBER, 2017.

AREA WH 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-1470(2017) [SAFETY] SEA AREA WQ ACTIVE
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - RACE PASSAGE - BENTINCK ISLAND
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 18/Sep/2017 23:10
CFB ESQUIMALT WILL CONDUCT DEMOLITION EXERCISES IN MILIARY SEA AREA WQ BENTICK ISLAND. WQ WILL BE ACTIVE FROM 
0800 TO 1630 LOCAL TIME ON 19 SEPTEMBER, 2017.

MARINERS ARE REQUIRED TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR, AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING NEAR THE AREA.
P-1469(2017) ECHO WHALE PROTECTION PROJECT
Area: HARO STRAIT - BETWEEN DISCOVERY ISLAND AND HENRY ISLAND
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 18/Sep/2017 17:09
ALL VESSELS TRANSITING HARO STRAIT ARE ENCOURAGED TO PARTICIPATE IN A VESSEL SLOWDOWN TRIAL WHICH WILL 
CONTINUE UNTIL OCTOBER 06, 2017.  THE TRIAL REQUESTS VESSELS TO TRAVEL AT A SAFE SPEED NOT EXCEEDING 11 KNOTS 
THROUGH THE WATER.  IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT THE TRIAL PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBPAGE 
PORTVANCOUVER.COM/SLOWDOWNTRIAL OR CONTACT VFPD OPERATIONS CENTRE AT 604.665.9086 PR 
HARBOUR_MASTER@PORTVANCOUVER.COM
Cancel Notship(s): P-1244(2017)
P-1468(2017) GENERAL
Area: FRASER RIVER - NORTH ARM
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 18/Sep/2017 16:53
FRASER RIVER PILE & DREDGE (FRPD) HAVE DEMOBILIZED ALL FLOATING EQUIPMENT FROM THE SITE AT RIVERBEND IN THE 
NORTH ARM OF THE FRASER RIVER CLOSE TO WIGGINS STREET.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1444(2017)
P-1467(2017) SHKGEAUM BAY RANGE FRONT
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR - VENN PASSAGE
Type: LL715
Activated: 18/Sep/2017 16:28
SHKGEAUM BAY RANGE FRONT LL715.0 HAS BEEN RE-LIT.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1462(2017)
P-1466(2017) BEDWELL ISLANDS
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: LL68.5
Activated: 18/Sep/2017 13:34
BEDWELL ISLANDS LL 68.5 HAS BEEN RE ESTABLISHED.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1404(2017)
P-1465(2017) RAIL BRIDGE CLOSURE
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER
Type: WORK
Activated: 18/Sep/2017 05:12
MAJOR REPAIRS TO THE THE RAIL SWING BRIDGE ARE ONGOING OVER THE NICOMEKL RIVER AT CRESCENT BEACH MARINA. THE 
BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWING, CLOSING IT TO MARINE TRAFFIC FOR 4 HOURS ON MONDAY 18 SEPTEMBER, 2017 
FROM NOON TO 1600 LT.
P-1464(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY SEA AREA WQ
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - RACE PASSAGE - BENTINCK ISLAND
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 17/Sep/2017 23:39
CFB ESQUIMALT WILL CONDUCT DEMOLITION EXERCISES IN MILIARY SEA AREA WQ BENTICK ISLAND. WQ WILL BE ACTIVE FROM 
0800 TO 1630PDT ON MONDAY 18 SEPTEMBER, 2017.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO KEEP CLEAR.
P-1463(2017) BRIDGE CLOSURE
Area: SECOND NARROWS - VANCOUVER HARBOUR
Type: BRIDGE STATUS
Activated: 17/Sep/2017 22:35
THE SECOND NARROWS RAILWAY BRIDGE HAS RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1461(2017)
P-1462(2017) SHKGEAUM BAY RANGE FRONT
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR - VENN PASSAGE
Type: LL715
Activated: 17/Sep/2017 20:48
SHKGEAUM BAY RANGE LL715.0 FRONT LIGHT REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-1461(2017) BRIDGE CLOSURE
Area: SECOND NARROWS - VANCOUVER HARBOUR
Type: BRIDGE STATUS
Activated: 17/Sep/2017 20:31
THE SECOND NARROWS RAILWAY BRIDGE IS CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
P-1460(2017) CABLELAY
Area: WEST COAST - VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: CABLELAY
Activated: 16/Sep/2017 20:44
THE VESELL CABLE INNOVATOR WILL BE PERFORMING A REPAIR ON THE PC-1 FIBRE-OPTIC CABLE IN AND AROUND 
COORDINATES 48 45.5N 128 56.3W.
THE CABLE INNOVATOR IS RESTRICTED IN ITS ABILITY TO MANOUEVRE AND IS REQUESTING A CPA OF 1NM. THE CABLE 
INNOVATOR WILL BE WORKING IN THIS AREA TELL SEPTEMBER 21 2017.
P-1459(2017) [SAFETY] RAIL BRIDGE HAZARD
Area: NEW WESTMINISTER RAIL BRIDGE
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 16/Sep/2017 16:50
A  MAN BASKET  IS HANGING BELOW THE LOG SPAN OF THE NEWWESTMINSTER RAIL BRIDGE, ABOUT 8 FEET BELOW THE BOTTOM 
BEAM OF THE BRIDGE, TIGHT TO THE NORTH SIDE.
MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE LOG SPAN.

INFO FROM BRIDGE OPERATOR, NEW WEST RAIL BRIDGE. THE BRIDGE OPERATOR WILL ADVISE WHEN THE BASKET IS REMOVED, 
POSSIBLY SOME TIME SEPT 17.
P-1458(2017) CAPE ST. JAMES
Area: HAIDA GWAII
Type: LL770
Activated: 16/Sep/2017 07:32
CAPE ST. JAMES LIGHT LL770 REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-1457(2017) CLARKE ROCK
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - HORSWELL CHANNEL
Type: LL447.2
Activated: 15/Sep/2017 23:36
CLARKE ROCK LL 447.2 REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-1456(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: NADEN HARBOUR - HAIDA GWAII
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 15/Sep/2017 13:43
PRINCE RUPERT MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES AIS AND DSC TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED 
AT NADEN HARBOUR REPORTED RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1405(2017)
P-1455(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: NADEN HARBOUR - HAIDA GWAII
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 15/Sep/2017 13:42
PRINCE RUPERT MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES AIS AND DSC TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED 
AT NADEN HARBOUR REPORTED RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1405(2017)
P-1454(2017) BRIDGE CLOSED
Area: FRASER RIVER - NEW WESTMINISTER
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 15/Sep/2017 04:47
THE NEW WESTMINISTER RAILWAY BRIDGE HAS RESUMED NORMAL OPERATION AND IS OPEN TO MARINE TRAFFIC.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1452(2017)
P-1453(2017) WORK
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER
Type: WORK
Activated: 15/Sep/2017 00:07
MAJOR REPAIRS TO THE THE RAIL SWING BRIDGE ARE ONGOING OVER THE NICOMEKL RIVER AT CRESCENT BEACH MARINA.  THE 
BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWING, CLOSING IT TO MARINE TRAFFIC FOR 4 HOURS ON FRIDAY 15 SEPTEMBER, 2017 
FROM NOON TO 1600 LT.
P-1452(2017) BRIDGE CLOSED
Area: FRASER RIVER - NEW WESTMINISTER
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 14/Sep/2017 22:23
NEW WESTMINISTER RAILWAY BRIDGE IS UNSERVICABLE AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
P-1451(2017) INFO
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR
Type: INFO
Activated: 14/Sep/2017 16:48
CONSTRUCTION AT FAIRVIEW TERMINAL IS COMPLETE, A MINIMUM WAKE IS NO LONGER REQUESTED FOR THIS AREA.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1452(2016)
P-1450(2017) BROCKTON ISLAND
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL68.8
Activated: 14/Sep/2017 09:33
BROCKTON ISLAND LL 68.8 HAS BEEN RE ESTABLISHED.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1322(2017)
P-1449(2017) MAKWAZNIHT ISLAND
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL72
Activated: 14/Sep/2017 09:28
Makwazhiht Island LL 72.0 has been re-established with starboard hand daymarks, at an increased focal height 
of approximately 1.6m 

Contact CCG AtoN Supervisor 250 480 2600
P-1448(2017) CLIFFE POINT
Area: QUATSINO SOUND - KOSKIMO BAY
Type: LL68.3
Activated: 14/Sep/2017 09:18
CLIFFE POINT LL 68.3 LIGHT HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1348(2017)
P-1447(2017) WORK
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER
Type: WORK
Activated: 14/Sep/2017 05:50
MAJOR REPAIRS TO THE THE RAIL SWING BRIDGE ARE ONGOING OVER THE NICOMEKL RIVER AT CRESCENT BEACH MARINA.  THE 
BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWING, CLOSING IT TO MARINE TRAFFIC FOR 4 HOURS ON THURSDAY 14 SEPTEMBER, 2017 
FROM NOON TO 1600 LT.
P-1446(2017) [SAFETY] SURFIREX AREA WH ACTIVE
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
Type: SAFETY
Activated: 14/Sep/2017 00:48
THE COMMANDER, MARITIME FORCES PACIFIC ADVISES THE USCG WILL CONDUCT GUNNERY EXERCISES IN MILITARY EXERCISE 
AREA WH (JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3606. WH WILL BE ACTIVE ACROSS THE 
FULL RANGE AREA ON SEPTEMBER 14 2017 FROM 1000 UNTIL 1500.

AREA WH 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-1445(2017) [SAFETY] SURFIREX AREA WH ACTIVE
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
Type: SAFETY
Activated: 14/Sep/2017 00:37
MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WH (JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3606 WILL BE ACTIVE ACROSS THE 
FULL RANGE AREA ON SEPTEMBER 14 2017 FROM 1000 UNTIL 1500 FOR GUNNERY EXERCISES.

AREA WH 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-1444(2017) GENERAL
Area: FRASER RIVER - NORTH ARM
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 14/Sep/2017 00:29
FRASER RIVER PILE & DREDGE (FRPD) WILL BE WORKING AT RIVERBEND IN THE NORTH ARM OF THE FRASER RIVER TO 
DEMOLISH A TIMBER DOCK AND OUTFALL. THE WORK WILL BE ON THE NORTH SHORE CLOSE TO WIGGINS STREET.
FRPD EQUIPMENT WILL BE SITUATED SO THAT THEY ARE OUTSIDE OF THE NAVIGATION CHANNEL.
CREWS WILL MONITOR VHF CHANNELS 69 AND 16. WORK HOURS WILL BE MONDAY TO FRIDAY FROM 0700HRS TO 1730HRS.
P-1443(2017) [SAFETY] SURFIREX AREA WH ACTIVE
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
Type: SAFETY
Activated: 13/Sep/2017 23:50
MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WH (JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3606 WILL BE ACTIVE ACROSS THE 
FULL RANGE AREA ON SEPTEMBER 14 2017 FROM 1000 UNTIL 1500 PST FOR GUNNERY EXERCISES.

AREA WH 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-1442(2017) [SAFETY] WG-FULL RANGE
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - WG
Type: WG-FULL RANGE
Activated: 13/Sep/2017 23:41
WG ACTIVITY NOTICE-FULL RANGE

MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WG (NORTH OF NANAIMO), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 & 3512 WILL BE ACTIVE FOR 
SURFACE, SUBSURFACE AND AIR ACTIVITIES IN THE FULL RANGE AREA ON: THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 14 2017 FROM 0700 
UNTIL 1700 LT.

DURING OPERATIONS WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC; MARINERS ARE REQUIRED TO 
REMAIN WELL CLEAR AS TRESPASS IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL REGULATIONS. SAFE TRASIT COORIDORS WITHIN 1/2 NM 
NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND WITHIN 1/2 NM EAST OF BALLENAS ISLAND ARE AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE. NOTICE 
TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS.

PLEASE NOTE THE AREA NORTH OF WINCHEALSEA ISLAND IS ALWAYS PROHIBITED FOR TRAP FISHING AND ANCHORING IN 
ACCORDANCE WITH NTS P-0074 OF 2014. DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE. MARINERS MAY 
CONTACT WINCHELSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON VHF CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
P-1441(2017) ILDSTAD ISLANDS
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: LL69
Activated: 13/Sep/2017 09:14
ILDSTAD ISLANDS LL 69.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER WITH GREEN BAND AT THE TOP.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1435(2017)
P-1440(2017) BRIDGE AND CHANNEL CLOSURE
Area: VICTORIA INNER HARBOUR - UPPER HARBOUR
Type: WORK
Activated: 13/Sep/2017 08:43
PCL AND SALISH SEA WILL BE REMOVING EXISTING IN-CHANNEL FENDERING PILES ON THE OLD JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE 
LOCATED IN DOWNTOWN VICTORIA. THE BRIDGE AND CHANNEL BETWEEN THE INNER AND UPPER HARBOUR WILL BE CLOSED ON 
13-14 SEPTEMBER, 2017 FROM 2100 UNTIL 0500 LOCAL TIME. BRIDGE WILL BE IN THE FULL UPRIGHT POSITION DURING 
CLOSURE, LARGE MARINE TRAFFIC ARE TO CONTACT BRIDGE OPERATOR MINIMUM ONE HOUR PRIOR TO SCHEDULED PASSAGE.

BRIDGE OPERATOR, WORK CREW AND VICTORIA HARBOUR MASTER WILL MONITOR VHF CHANNELS 12 AND 18A.
P-1439(2017) COOK POINT
Area: HAIDA GWAII - MASSET INLET
Type: LL794
Activated: 13/Sep/2017 07:31
COOK POINT LIGHT LL 794.0 REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-1438(2017) WORK
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER
Type: WORK
Activated: 13/Sep/2017 05:38
MAJOR REPAIRS TO THE THE RAIL SWING BRIDGE ARE ONGOING OVER THE NICOMEKL RIVER AT CRESCENT BEACH MARINA.  THE 
BRIDGE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWING, CLOSING IT TO MARINE TRAFFIC FOR 4 HOURS ON WEDNESDAY 13 SEPTEMBER, 2017 
FROM NOON TO 1600 LT.
P-1437(2017) DREDGING
Area: FRASER RIVER - SAND HEADS
Type: DREDGING
Activated: 12/Sep/2017 22:26
FRASER RIVER PILE AND DREDGE ADVISES MARINERS THAT CLAMSHELL DREDGING IN THE MAIN NAVIGATIONAL CHANNEL OF 
FRASER RIVER, SAND HEADS IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 49 06 02N 123 18 36W WILL OCCUR WEDNESDAY 13 SEPTEMBER, 2017 
FROM 0900 - 1400 LT.
TL SHARPE CLAMSHELL DERRICK, CATHERWOOD TUG WILL MONITOR VHF CHANNEL 74 AND REQUEST A CALL ON APPROACH.  
MARINERS ARE ASKED FOR MINIMUM WASH, AND TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.
P-1436(2017) [SAFETY] ADRIFT
Area: JOHNSTONE STRAIT - ADAM RIVER
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 12/Sep/2017 18:35
A TUBE STRUCTURE FISH PEN, 20FT IN DIAMETER AND SHOWING 8FT ABOVE THE WATER HAS BEEN REPORTED ADRIFT, SEPTEMBER 
12, 2017, AT 1758PDT IN POSITION 50 29.09N 126 14.03W, 1 NAUTICAL MILE SOUTH WEST OF STIMPSON POINT, JOHNSTONE STRAIT.  
CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
P-1435(2017) ILDSTAD ISLANDS
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: LL69
Activated: 12/Sep/2017 15:38
ILDSTAD ISLANDS LL 69.0 LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM FLASH WHITE 4S TO FLASH GREEN 4S, NOW SEEN 
FROM A WHITE TOWER WITH GREEN BAND AT THE TOP.
P-1434(2017) DREDGING
Area: FRASER RIVER - NORTH ARM
Type: DREDGING
Activated: 11/Sep/2017 23:12
FRASER RIVER PILE AND DREDGE ADVISES MARINERS OF THE DREDGING AT THE RICHMOND PLYWOOD CHIP BERTH NEAR 
POSITION 45 12 08N 123 04 10W, UPRIVER OF THE KNIGHT STREET BRIDGE IN THE NORTH ARM OF THE FRASER RIVER ON 
TUESDAY 12 SEPTEMBER TO THURSDAY 14 SEPTEMBER, 2017 BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 0700 TO 1900 LT.

MARINE DERRICK GE 5 WILL STANDBY ON VHF CHANNEL 74.
P-1433(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY
Area: JUAN DE FUCA - WH
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 11/Sep/2017 22:57
THE COMMANDER, MARITIME FORCES PACIFC ADVICES THAT USCG WILL CONDUCT GUNNERY EXERCISES IN SEA AREA WH FROM 
1000 TO 1500 PDT 12 SEPTEMBER, 2017.
P-1432(2017) SECRET COVE ENTRANCE
Area: PT ATKINSON TO CAPE MUDGE
Type: LL450.5
Activated: 11/Sep/2017 20:54
SECRET COVE ENTRANCE LL450.5 LIGHT REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-1431(2017) [SAFETY] DOCK ADRIFT
Area: FRASER RIVER - FRASER WHARVES
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 11/Sep/2017 16:14
A 15FT BY 15FT SECTION OF DOCK HAS BEEN REPORTED ADRIFT IN THE VICINITY OF FRASER WHARVES DOCKS ON THE NORTH SIDE 
OF THE NAVIGATION CHANNEL ON 11 SEP 2017 1550PDT.  CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
P-1430(2017) FRIGON ISLETS
Area: NEROUTSOS INLET - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: LL74
Activated: 11/Sep/2017 11:36
FRIGON ISLETS LL 74.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AT A REDUCED FOCAL HEIGHT OF APPROXIMATELY 1.4 METERS.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1414(2017)
P-1429(2017) STRAGGLING ISLANDS
Area: HOLBERG INLET - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: LL73
Activated: 11/Sep/2017 11:19
STRAGGLING ISLANDS LL 73.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AT AN INCREASED FOCAL HEIGHT OF APPROXIMATELY 1.5 METERS.
P-1428(2017) SWING BRIDGE CLOSURE
Area: MIDDLE ARM - FRASER RIVER
Type: INFO
Activated: 10/Sep/2017 00:29
THE MIDDLE ARM SWING BRIDGE HAS RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1407(2014)
P-1427(2017) INFO
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - BARKLEY CANYON
Type: INFO
Activated: 09/Sep/2017 19:18
A scientific sub-surface mooring has been deployed at WGS84 position 48 22.3N  125 53.5W.
The mooring extends 10m off the bottom from a bottom depth of 386m.
P-1426(2017) INFO
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - CLAYOQUOT CANYON
Type: INFO
Activated: 09/Sep/2017 19:07
A scientific sub-surface mooring has been deployed at WGS84 position 48 58.9N  126 34.8W.
The mooring extends 10m off the bottom from a bottom depth of 276m.
P-1425(2017) INFO
Area: FRASER RIVER - NEW WESTMINISTER
Type: INFO
Activated: 09/Sep/2017 00:51
THE NEW WESTMINISTER RAIL BRIDGE HAS RESUMED NORMAL OPERATION.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1424(2017)
P-1424(2017) INFO
Area: FRASER RIVER - NEW WESTMINISTER
Type: INFO
Activated: 09/Sep/2017 00:08
THE NEW WESTMINISTER RAIL BRIDGE IS CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
P-1423(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: FRASER RIVER
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 08/Sep/2017 23:31
A WHITE REFRIGERATOR 5FT BY 8FT, AND FLOATING COIL SIDE UP IS REPORTED ADRIFT APPROX 200 YARDS DOWNSTREAM OF 
LIGHT BUOY S21.
CONSIDERED TO BE A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
P-1422(2017) WHEELER ISLAND
Area: HECATE STRAIT - PRINCIPE CHANNEL
Type: LL738
Activated: 08/Sep/2017 12:07
The Canadian Coast Guard is field testing a new light character and colour for LL 738.0 Wheeler Island.  
The light has been changed from Fl 4s White to a Q 1s 
Red; the tower has been changed from white to white with a red band at the top and the nominal range of 
the light has been reduced from 7.0 nm to 5.0 nm.

Comments on the character and colour changes are solicited from mariners and other interested parties 
before 31 December 2017

Comments should be addressed to:
A/Superintendent, Marc Jourdenais
Aids to Navigation and Waterways, Western Region
Canadian Coast Guard
25 Huron Street
Victoria, BC V8V 4V9
Telephone 250-480-2602
Fax 250-480-2702
Email: Marc.Jourdenais@dfo-mpo.gc.ca 

Any comments must state the facts on which they are based and should include supporting information on 
safety, commerce and public benefit.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1418(2017)
P-1421(2017) MIST ROCK
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL74.5
Activated: 08/Sep/2017 10:21
Mist Rock LL 74.5 been re-established at an increased focal height of approx. 1.8m, tower has been permanently changed from 
white with green band at top to white with red band at top and bottom with a port bifurcation daymark in the middle

The temporary lighted green buoy in approximate position 50 25 47.2N 127 30 05.8W (NAD 83)) has been removed
Cancel Notship(s): P-1415(2017)
P-1420(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY - AREA WQ
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - BENTINCK ISLAND
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 07/Sep/2017 23:53
CFB ESQUIMALT WILL CONDUCT DEMOLITION EXERCISES IN MILIARY SEA AREA WQ (BENTICK ISL.). WQ WILL BE ACTIVE FROM 
0800 TO 1630PDT 08 SEPTEMBER 2017.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO KEEP CLEAR.
P-1419(2017) VILLAGE ROCKS WEST CARDINAL LIGHT BUOY VL
Area: ESQUIMALT HARBOUR - VILLAGE ROCKS
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 07/Sep/2017 15:25
VILLAGE ROCKS WEST CARDINAL LIGHT BUOY VL HAS PERMANENTLY BEEN DISCONTINUED FROM 48 25 57.8N 123 25 37.2W TO 
ALLOW FOR DREDGING AND REMIDIATION WORK IN ESQUIMALT HARBOUR.
P-1418(2017) WHEELER ISLAND
Area: HECATE STRAIT - PRINCIPE CHANNEL
Type: LL738
Activated: 07/Sep/2017 08:36
The Canadian Coast Guard is field testing a new light character and colour for LL 738.0 Wheeler Point.  The light has been changed from Fl 4s White to a Q 1s 
Red; the tower has been changed from white to white with a red band at the top and the nominal range of the light has been reduced from 7.0 nm to 5.0 nm.

Comments on the character and colour changes are solicited from mariners and other interested parties before 31 December 2017

Comments should be addressed to:
A/Superintendent, Marc Jourdenais
Aids to Navigation and Waterways, Western Region
Canadian Coast Guard
25 Huron Street
Victoria, BC V8V 4V9
Telephone 250-480-2602
Fax 250-480-2702
Email: Marc.Jourdenais@dfo-mpo.gc.ca 

Any comments must state the facts on which they are based and should include supporting information on safety, commerce and public benefit.
P-1417(2017) WHEELER ISLAND
Area: HECATE STRAIT - PRINCIPE CHANNEL
Type: LL738
Activated: 07/Sep/2017 08:27
WHEELER ISLAND LL 738.0 (Fl4s W) HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY RELOCATED TO APPROXIMATE POSITION: 53 32 58.5N 130 08 40.9W 
(NAD83).
Cancel Notship(s): P-1253(2016)
P-1416(2017) CARMANAH POINT
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
Type: LL180
Activated: 07/Sep/2017 07:47
JUAN DE FUCA TRAFFIC LANE SEPARATION LIGHT BUOY  JA  LL 180.9 REPORTED
SHOWING IMPROPER CHARACTERISTICS.
P-1415(2017) MIST ROCK
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL74.5
Activated: 06/Sep/2017 20:11
MIST ROCK LL 74.5 HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY DISCONTINUED DURING RE CONSTRUCTION. A TEMPORARY GREEN BUOY HAS BEEN 
ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 50 25 47.2N  127 30 05.8W (NAD 83) DISPLAYING Fl(2+1)6s G.
MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.
P-1414(2017) FRIGON ISLETS
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL74
Activated: 06/Sep/2017 19:30
FRIGON ISLETS LL 74.0 HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A TEMPORARY STUCTURE AT A REDUCED FOCAL HEIGHT DISPLAYING Fl W 
4S DURING RECONSTRUCTION.
P-1413(2017) DREDGE PIPE
Area: FRASER RIVER - FRASER SURREY DOCKS-UPSTREAM END OF THE ROCK JETTY
Type: DREDGING
Activated: 06/Sep/2017 16:57
FRASER RIVER PILE & DREDGE (FRPD)309 DISCHARGE COMMENCING 18:00 SEPTEMBER 6TH AT VARIOUS TIMES 24 HOURS PER 
DAY FOR APPROXIMATELY 3 WEEKS. MONDAY TO FRIDAY.

THE FRPD 309 WILL BEGIN DISCHARGING ITS LOAD THROUGH THE PIPLINE AT VARIOUS TIMES AND WILL BE PROTRUDING 
PERPENDICULARLY FROM THE ROCK JETTY APPROXIMATELY 80 TO 100 METRES TOWARDS THE CHANNEL. THE PIPELINE WILL BE 
MARKED WITH LIGHTS DURING HOURS OF DARKNESS.

THE FRPD 309 WILL BE MONITORING VHF CHANNEL 16 & 74 AND ALL VESSELS ARE REQUESTED TO MAKE CONTACT UPON 
APPROACH ON THE APPROPIATE VHF CHANNEL.

MARINERS ARE ASKED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.

THIS WORK IS APPROVED UNDER THE PORT OF VANCOUVER.
P-1412(2017) [SAFETY] DERELICT VESSEL ADRIFT
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - AMPHITRITE POINT
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 06/Sep/2017 16:02
AT 1436PDT SEPTEMBER 6, 2017 A DERELICT 14FT SAILING VESSEL WAS REPORTED ADRIFT, UPSIDE DOWN WITH A BLUE KEEL 
SHOWING ABOVE THE WATER, SEVEN CABLES WEST OF AMPHITRITE POINT AT POSITION 48-55.186N 
125-33.555W.   THE VESSEL IS DRIFTING WITH THE TIDE.  
CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
P-1411(2017) [SAFETY] HYASHI COVE BUOY U57
Area: NORTH PENDER ISLAND - OTTER BAY
Type: UL5143
Activated: 06/Sep/2017 15:46
HYASHI COVE SPAR BUOY UL5143 U57 (48 47 54.8N 123 18 35.4W (NAD83) IS ON POSITION.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1301(2017)
P-1410(2017) INFO
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - BROOKS PENINSULA
Type: INFO
Activated: 06/Sep/2017 05:15
A SCIENTIFIC SUB-SURFACE MOORING HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION 50 03.1N 127 56.0W (WGS84)
THE MOORING IS DEPLOYED IN 264 METRES OF WATER AND EXTENDS 10 METRES FROM THE SEABED.
P-1409(2017) [SAFETY] WG-FULL RANGE
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - WG
Type: WG-FULL RANGE
Activated: 05/Sep/2017 23:20
WG ACTIVITY NOTICE-FULL RANGE

MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WG (NORTH OF NANAIMO), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 & 3512 WILL BE ACTIVE FOR 
SURFACE, SUBSURFACE AND AIR ACTIVITIES IN THE FULL RANGE AREA ON: WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 6 2017 FROM 0700 
UNTIL 1700 LT.

DURING OPERATIONS WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC; MARINERS ARE REQUIRED TO 
REMAIN WELL CLEAR AS TRESPASS IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL REGULATIONS. SAFE TRASIT COORIDORS WITHIN 1/2 NM 
NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND WITHIN 1/2 NM EAST OF BALLENAS ISLAND ARE AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE. NOTICE 
TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS.

PLEASE NOTE THE AREA NORTH OF WINCHEALSEA ISLAND IS ALWAYS PROHIBITED FOR TRAP FISHING AND ANCHORING IN 
ACCORDANCE WITH NTS P-0074 OF 2014. DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE. MARINERS MAY 
CONTACT WINCHELSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON VHF CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
P-1408(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY - AREA WQ
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - BENTINCK ISLAND
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 05/Sep/2017 23:10
CFB ESQUIMALT WILL CONDUCT DEMOLITION EXERCISES IN MILIARY SEA AREA WQ (BENTICK ISL.). WQ WILL BE ACTIVE 0800 
TO 1630PDT 06 SEPTEMBER 2017.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO STAY CLEAR.
P-1407(2017) SWING BRIDGE CLOSURE
Area: MIDDLE ARM - FRASER RIVER
Type: INFO
Activated: 05/Sep/2017 16:02
THE MIDDLE ARM SWING BRIDGE IS CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC.
P-1406(2017) REPLACING FLOATS
Area: COAST GUARD STATION - FALSE CREEK
Type: WORK
Activated: 05/Sep/2017 11:36
VANCOUVER PILE DRIVING LTD WILL BE REPLACING FLOATS AT THE COAST GUARD STATION IN FALSE CREEK. WORK WILL 
COMMENCE 05 SEPTEMBER, 2017 FOR APPROXIMATELY ONE MONTH. WORKING HOURS WILL BE FROM 0700 TO 1530PDT, MONDAY 
TO FRIDAY. #6 DERRICK AND WORK SITE WILL MONITOR VHF CHANNEL 12.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.
P-1405(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: NADEN HARBOUR - HAIDA GWAII
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 05/Sep/2017 08:46
PRINCE RUPERT MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES AIS AND DSC TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED 
AT NADEN HARBOUR REPORTED OUT OF SERVICE.
P-1404(2017) BEDWELL ISLANDS
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: LL68.5
Activated: 05/Sep/2017 07:16
BEDWELL ISLANDS LL 68.5 HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A TEMPORARY STRUCTURE AT A REDUCED FOCAL HEIGHT DISPLAYING
FLASH GREEN 4s DURING RECONSTRUCTION.
P-1403(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY - AREA WQ
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - BENTINCK ISLAND
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 04/Sep/2017 23:27
CFB ESQUIMALT WILL CONDUCT DEMOLITION EXERCISES IN MILIARY SEA AREA WQ (BENTICK ISL.). WQ WILL BE ACTIVE 0800 
TO 1630PDT 05 SEPTEMBER 2017.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO STAY CLEAR.
P-1402(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: QUEEN CHARLOTTE CHANNEL - EAGLE HARBOUR TO PASSAGE ISLAND
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 04/Sep/2017 19:17
A 60-70 FOOT LOG WITH SPIKES EXTENDING OUTWARD AND SITTING LOW IN THE WATER HAS BEEN REPORTED ADRIFT IN THE 
AREA SOUTH SOUTH WEST OF EAGLE ISLAND NEAR EAGLE HARBOUR AND THE WEST VANCOUVER YACHT CLUB.

CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
P-1401(2017) KOSKIMO ISLAND
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: LL68.6
Activated: 04/Sep/2017 18:16
KOSKIMO ISLAND LL 68.6 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AT AN INCREASED FOCAL HEIGHT OF APPROXIMATELY 1.8 METRES.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1394(2017)
P-1400(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - VTS SERVICES
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 03/Sep/2017 20:46
AIS RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED AT ELIZA DOME,   MOUNT OZZARD, HOLBERG, PORT ALBERNI AND NOOTKA RESTORED TO 
NORMAL 
SERVICE.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1398(2017)
P-1399(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: NORTH COAST - VTS SERVICES
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 03/Sep/2017 20:37
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS AIS RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED AT DUNDAS ISLAND, NADEN HARBOUR, MT HAYS, CUMSHEWA INLET, 
MT 
GIL, ROSE INLET, CALVERT ISLAND, KITIMAT, VAN INLET, AND KLEMTU OPERATING NORMALLY.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1397(2017)
P-1398(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - VTS SERVICES
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 03/Sep/2017 20:31
AIS RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED AT ELIZA DOME,   MOUNT OZZARD, HOLBERG, PORT ALBERNI AND NOOTKA RESTORED TO NORMAL 
SERVICE.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1396(2017)
P-1397(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: NORTH COAST - VTS SERVICES
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 03/Sep/2017 20:25
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS AIS RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED AT DUNDAS ISLAND, NADEN HARBOUR, MT HAYS, CUMSHEWA INLET, 
MT 
GIL, ROSE INLET, CALVERT ISLAND, KITIMAT, VAN INLET, AND KLEMTU OPERATING NORMALLY.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1395(2017)
P-1396(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - VTS SERVICES
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 03/Sep/2017 18:30
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS AIS RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED AT ELIZA DOME, MOUNT OZZARD, HOLBERG, PORT ALBERNI AND NOOTKA 
REPORTED OUT OF SERVICE. VESSEL TRACKING SERVICES ARE AFFECTED OUTSIDE OF RADAR COVERAGE AREAS. VESSEL TRAFFIC 
PARTICIPANTS ARE REQUIRED TO REPORT AS NORMAL BUT ARE ADVISED THAT TRAFFIC ADVISORIES MAY BE LIMITED.
P-1395(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: NORTH COAST - VTS SERVICES
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 03/Sep/2017 18:19
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS AIS RECEIVE FACILITIES LOCATED AT DUNDAS ISLAND NADEN HARBOUR, MT. HAYS, CUMSHEWA INLET, MT. 
GIL, ROSE INLET, CALVERT ISLAND, KITIMAT, VAN INLET, AND KLEMTU REPORTED OUT OF SERVICE. VESSEL TRACKING SERVICES ARE 
AFFECTED OUTSIDE OF RADAR COVERAGE AREAS. VESSEL TRAFFIC PARTICIPANTS ARE REQUIRED TO REPORT AS NORMAL BUT ARE 
ADVISED THAT TRAFFIC ADVISORIES MAY BE LIMITED.
P-1394(2017) KOSKIMO ISLAND
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: LL68.6
Activated: 02/Sep/2017 16:38
Koskimo Island LL 68.6 has been replaced with a temporary structure at a reduced focal height displaying Q R 
1s during reconstruction.  Contact AtoN Supervisor 250-480-2600.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1393(2017)
P-1393(2017) KOSKIMO ISLAND
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: LL68.6
Activated: 02/Sep/2017 16:12
Koskimo Island LL 68.6 has been replaced with a temporary structure at a reduced focal height displaying Q R 
1s during reconstruction.
P-1392(2017) [SAFETY] LOGS
Area: FRASER RIVER
Type: LOGS
Activated: 02/Sep/2017 15:39
4 BUNDLES OF LOGS HAVE BEEN REPORTED ADRIFT BETWEEN ACORN ANNACIS AND FRASER SURREY DOCKS.
CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
P-1391(2017) INFO
Area: VANCOUVER ISLAND SURROUNDING WATERS
Type: INFO
Activated: 02/Sep/2017 11:04
Attention all Mariners. The Canadian Coast Guard Inshore Rescue Boat Stations in Victoria, Nootka Sound, 
Sointula,and Cortes Bay will be shutting down operations for the season on the morning of September 5, 2017. 
Please continue to contact the Canadian Coast Guard for assistance via marine VHF channel 16.
P-1390(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 02/Sep/2017 10:57
Derelict 12ft sailing dingy overturned and floating in position 48 13.6N 123 49.2W. Blue and white in colour with retractable dagger 
board. Marked as Roadrunner, Pear Island.
P-1389(2017) [SAFETY] FISH FARM INSTALLATION
Area: DUVAL POINT TO CAPE SCOTT - GOLETAS CHANNEL
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 01/Sep/2017 12:07
INSTALLATION OF A NEW SALMON FARM SITE WILL BEGIN FROM JULY 18 2017 TO SEPTEMBER 30 2017 IN HEATH BAY. DURING 
INSTALLATION THERE WILL BE FLOATING LINES AND SURFACE FLOATS. YELLOW CAUTIONARY BOUYS WITH A FLASHING YELLOW 
LIGHT FROM DUSK TO DAWN WILL BE DISPLAYED. 
COORDINATES ARE AS FOLLOWS:
50 53.682N 127 53.814W
50 53.658N 127 53.677W
50 53.508N 127 53.894W
50 53.483N 127 53.760

A 200M CLEARANCE WITH MINIMAL WASH IS REQUESTED WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1388(2017)
P-1388(2017) [SAFETY] FISH FARM INSTALLATION
Area: CAPE MUDGE TO CAPE SCOTT - GOLEATAS CHANNEL
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 01/Sep/2017 08:28
INSTALLATION OF A NEW SALMON FARM SITE WILL BEGIN FROM JULY 18 2017 TO SEPTEMBER 30 2017 IN HEATH BAY. DURING 
INSTALLATION THERE WILL BE FLOATING LINES AND SURFACE FLOATS. YELLOW CAUTIONARY BOUYS WITH A FLASHING YELLOW 
LIGHT FROM DUSK TO DAWN WILL BE DISPLAYED. 
COORDINATES ARE AS FOLLOWS:
50 53.682N 127 53.814W
50 53.658N 127 53.677W
50 53.508N 127 53.894W
50 53.483N 127 53.760

A 200M CLEARANCE WITH MINIMAL WASH IS REQUESTED WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1117(2017)
P-1387(2017) DRYING ROCK
Area: MALASPINA STRAIT - THULIN PASSAGE DRYING ROCK
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 01/Sep/2017 01:10
RECENT CHS SURVEYS HAVE IDENTIFIED THE FOLLOWING DRYING ROCK (NAD83): 0.3 METRES DRYING at 50-00-08.244N, 
124-47-39.7W
P-1386(2017) TEMPORARY SECTOR LIGHT ESTABLISHED
Area: FRASER RIVER - DEAS ISLAND
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 31/Aug/2017 20:44
A temporary 24 hour sector light has been established in position 49  07.11  N, 123  04.55  W (NAD 83) as 
follows:
071.5  to 072.0  - OCC (3.0 s flash; 1.0 s eclipse) Red
072.0  to 072.5  - Fixed Red
072.5  to 073.0  - ISO 2s (1.0 s flash; 1.0 s eclipse) Red
073.0  to 074.0  - Fixed White
074.0  to 074.5  - ISO 2s (1.0 s flash; 1.0 s eclipse) Green
074.5  to 075.0  - Fixed Green
075.0  to 075.5  OCC (3.0 s flash; 1.0 s eclipse) Green
The Fl(2) Red 6s [ Fl(2) R 6s ] will remain  (Flash 0.5 s Eclipse 1 s; Flash 0.5 s Eclipse 4 s).
 
All bearings are approximate, in degrees true and given from seaward.

This replaces LL 348.5 and LL 348.6 Deas Island Ranges.

Comments should be addressed to:
Superintendent  Marc  Jourdenais
Aids to Navigation & Waterways, Western Region
Canadian Coast Guard
21 Huron Street
Victoria, BC V8V 4V9
Telephone 250-480-2602
Fax 250-480-2702
Email: Marc.Jourdenais@dfo-mpo.gc.ca 
	
Any comments must state the facts on which they are based and should include supporting information on 
safety, commerce and public benefit.
Cancel Notship(s): P-0475(2017)
P-1385(2017) FRASER RIVER LIGHT BUOY S30
Area: FRASER RIVER - GRAVESEND REACH
Type: LL349.5
Activated: 31/Aug/2017 14:57
FRASER RIVER LIGHT BOUY S30 LL349.5 IS OPERATING PROPERLY.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1378(2017)
P-1384(2017) SHOAL
Area: SECHELT INLET - SECHELT RAPDS
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 31/Aug/2017 12:06
RECENT CHS SURVEYS HAVE IDENTIFIED THE FOLLOWING SHOAL DEPTH (NAD83) 5.3 METRES AT 49 43 44.8N 123 52 40.4W.
P-1383(2017) SHOAL
Area: SECHELT INLET - SECHELT RAPDS
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 31/Aug/2017 11:56
RECENT CHS SURVEYS HAVE IDENTIFIED THE FOLLOWING SHOAL DEPTH (NAD83) 1.1 METRES AT 49 43 49.6N 123 52 47.9W.
P-1382(2017) SHOAL
Area: SECHELT INLET - SECHELT RAPDS
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 31/Aug/2017 11:42
RECENT CHS SURVEYS HAVE IDENTIFIED THE FOLLOWING SHOAL DEPTHS (NAD83) 0.1 METRES AT 49 43 52.7N 123 52 44.4W.
P-1381(2017) DEAS ISLAND RANGE REAR
Area: FRASER RIVER - DEAS ISLAND
Type: LL348.6
Activated: 31/Aug/2017 09:25
DEAS ISLAND RANGE REAR LL 348.6 PERMANENTLY DISCONTINUED.
P-1380(2017) DEAS ISLAND RANGE FRONT
Area: PT ATKINSON TO CAPE MUDGE - FRASER RIVER - DEAS ISLAND
Type: LL348.5
Activated: 31/Aug/2017 09:20
DEAS ISLAND RANGE FRONT LL 348.5 PERMANENTLY DISCONTINUED.
P-1379(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY SEA AREA WQ BENTINCK ISLAND
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - EASTERN PORTION - WHISKEY QUEBEC
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 30/Aug/2017 23:41
MILITARY DEMOLITION EXERCIES WILL TAKE PLACE IN SEA AREA WQ BENTINCK ISLAND FROM 0800 TO 1630 HOURS 
LOCAL TIME ON AUGUST 31, 2017 TO SEPTEMBER 1, 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-1378(2017) FRASER RIVER LIGHT BUOY S30
Area: FRASER RIVER - GRAVESEND REACH
Type: LL349.5
Activated: 30/Aug/2017 23:24
FRASER RIVER LIGHT BOUY S30 LL349.5 IS REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-1377(2017) NEW WESTMINISTER BRIDGE CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC
Area: NEW WESTMINISTER BRIDGE
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 30/Aug/2017 23:00
CN WISHES TO ADVISE THAT THE CN NEW WESTMINISTER BRIDGE SWING WILL BE IN THE CLOSED POSITION FOR THE PLANNED 
MAINTENANCE ON AUGUST 31, 2017 BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 0900- 1900 PDT.
P-1376(2017) WORK
Area: VICTORIA HARBOUR - JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE
Type:
Activated: 30/Aug/2017 22:37
PCL CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES WILL BE OCCURRING IN THE INNER HARBOUR TO THE NORTH SIDE OF THE EXISTING JOHNSON 
STREET BRIDGE FROM AUGUST 31ST,2017 TO SEPTEMBER 15TH, 2017 MONDAY TO FRIDAY DAILY FROM 0700 
TO 1900 PDT. 
A 40' X 60' BARGE WILL BE MOORED EAST OF THE MARINE CHANNEL DURING OPERATIONS.

ONE HOUR NOTICE WILL BE REQUIRED TO MOVE THE BARGE OUT OF THE NAVIGATIONAL CHANNEL FOR LARGE MARINE TRAFFIC 
(MATERIAL BARGES)- VHF CHANNEL 12 WILL BE MONITORED FOR ALL REQUESTS.
P-1375(2017) MOUNT OZZARD COMMUNICATIONS
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 30/Aug/2017 20:27
PRINCE RUPERT MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES REMOTE CONTROL FACILTIES LOCATED AT MOUNT OZZARD 
TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE CHANNEL 83A AND 84 REPORTED UNSERVICABLE FROM 0900PDT UNTIL 1100PDT AUGUST 31.
P-1374(2017) TILBURY RANGE 2 REAR
Area: FRASER RIVER
Type: LL354
Activated: 30/Aug/2017 15:44
TILBURY RANGE 2 REAR LL 354.0 NAME CHANGED TO TILBURY RANGE INBOUND REAR, LIGHT CHARACTER PERMANENTLY CHANGED 
TO OCCULTING YELLOW 3 SECONDS (Occ Y 3s) OPERATING 24 HOURS.
P-1373(2017) TILBURY RANGE 2 FRONT
Area: FRASER RIVER
Type: LL353
Activated: 30/Aug/2017 15:35
A NEW LIGHT,TILBURY INBOUND LIGHT LL353.1 HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED ON THE STRUCTURE OF TILBURY RANGE FRONT 
INBOUND LL 353. THE NEW LIGHTS CHARACTER WILL BE QUICK GREEN 1 SECOND (Q G 1s) WILL BE VISIBLE THROUGH 360 
DEGREES AND WILL OPERATE DURING HOURS OF DARKNESS ONLY.
P-1372(2017) TILBURY RANGE 2 FRONT
Area: FRASER RIVER
Type: LL353
Activated: 30/Aug/2017 15:11
TILBURY RANGE 2 LL 353.0 NAME CHANGED TO TILBURY RANGE INBOUND FRONT, LIGHT CHARACTER HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY 
CHANGED TO ISOPHASE YELLOW 2 SECONDS (ISO Y 2s)OPERATING 24 HOURS.
P-1371(2017) MOUNT OZZARD
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type:
Activated: 30/Aug/2017 10:33
PRINCE RUPERT MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES REMOTE CONTROL FACILTIES LOCATED AT MOUNT OZZARD 
TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE CHANNEL 83A AND 84 REPORTED UNSERVICABLE FROM 1200PDT UNTIL 1500PDT AUGUST 30.
P-1370(2017) DRYING ROCK
Area: MALASPINA STRAIT - THULIN PASSAGE
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 30/Aug/2017 05:52
RECENT CHS SURVEYS HAVE INDENTIFIED THE FOLLOWING DRYING ROCK (NAD83): 0.3 METRES DRYING AT 50-00-08.24N
124=47-39.7W
P-1369(2017) DRYING ROCK
Area: MALASPINA STRAIT - THULIN PASSAGE
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 30/Aug/2017 05:51
RECENT CHS SURVEYS HAVE INDENTIFIED THE FOLLOWING DRYING ROCK (NAD83): 0.3 METRES DRYING AT 50-00-08.24N
124=47-39.7W
P-1368(2017) DREDGING
Area: PITT RIVER - VALIANT LOG SORT
Type: DREDGING
Activated: 29/Aug/2017 23:18
FRASER RIVER PILE & DREDGE (FRPD) WISHES TO ADVISE MARINERS THAT THE MARINE DERRICK "GE VI" AND FLAT SCOWS 
"FRPD #8 & CHARLES" WILL BE CONDUCTING MAINTENANCE DREDGING AT THE VALIANT LOG SORT, LOCATED AT 
49 14 49.43N, 122 44 4.11W
THE WORK WILL BE CARRIED OUT ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30, 2017 FROM 06:30-17:30 HOURS.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING AREA. A SLOW BELL IS REQUESTED AND APPRECIATED FOR 
VESSELS TRAVELING IN THE LOCAL AREA.

THE MARINE DERRICK "GE VI" AND CATHERWOOD TUG "PACIFIC TYEE" WILL BE MONITORING VHF CHANNEL 69.
P-1367(2017) QUATSINO NARROWS FRONT RANGE
Area: QUATSINO NARROWS - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: UL5006
Activated: 29/Aug/2017 22:11
QUATSINO NARROWS FRONT RANGE UL 5006.0 (50 32'50.5"N 127 33'34.8"W(NAD 83)) HAS BEEN RE ESTABLISHED.
P-1366(2017) QUATSINO NARROWS REAR RANGE
Area: QUATSINO NARROWS - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: UL5005.8
Activated: 29/Aug/2017 22:05
QUATSINO NARROWS REAR RANGE UL 5005.8 (50 32'45.3"N 127 33'36.8"N(NAD83)) HAS BEEN RE ESTABLISHED.
P-1365(2017) QUATSINO NARROWS FRONT RANGE
Area: QUATSINO NARROWS - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: UL5006
Activated: 29/Aug/2017 21:49
QUATSINO NARROWS FRONT RANGE UL 5006.0 (50 32'50.5"N 127 33'34.8"W(NAD 83)) HAS BEEN RE ESTABLISHED.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1350(2017)
P-1364(2017) QUATSINO NARROWS REAR RANGE
Area: QUATSINO NARROWS - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: UL5005.8
Activated: 29/Aug/2017 21:35
QUATSINO NARROWS REAR RANGE UL 5005.8 (50 32'45.3"N 127 33'36.8"N(NAD83)) HAS BEEN RE ESTABLISHED.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1349(2017)
P-1363(2017) [SAFETY] GENERAL
Area: CAPE MUDGE TO CAPE SCOTT - GOLEATAS CHANNEL
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 29/Aug/2017 21:20
THERE IS FLOATING LINES AND BUOYS IN THE MIDDLE OF THE GOLETAS CHANNEL IN POSITION 
50 53.21N  127 54.33W, HEATH BAY ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF HOPE ISLAND. 

MARINERS ARE TO TAKE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THIS AREA.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1352(2017)
P-1362(2017) MOUNT OZZARD
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type:
Activated: 29/Aug/2017 18:22
PRINCE RUPERT MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES REMOTE CONTROL FACILTIES LOCATED AT MOUNT OZZARD 
TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE CHANNEL 83A AND 84 REPORTED UNSERVICABLE FOR 1 HOUR AND 30 MINUTES.
P-1361(2017) [SAFETY] MOORING LINE
Area: SECHELT INLET - SALMON INLET
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 29/Aug/2017 14:32
A DISUSED 2" MOORING LINE APPROXIMATELY 500 FEET IN LENGTH HAS BEEN REPORTED FLOTING AWASH IN POSITION 49 
37.915N  123 46.931W CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
mARINERS ARE WARNED TO EXERCISE CAUTION WHEN NAVIGATING IN THIS AREA.
P-1360(2017) WALKER ROCK
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - TRINCOMALI CHANNEL
Type: LL291
Activated: 29/Aug/2017 13:46
WALKER ROCK LL 291.0 MAIN (SECTOR) AND SECONDARY LIGHTS ARE OPERATING AS ADVERTISED.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1353(2017)
P-1359(2017) GOOSE SPIT
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - COMOX HARBOUR
Type: LL503
Activated: 29/Aug/2017 11:54
GOOSE SPIT LIGHT LL503 HAS BEEN RELIT.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1354(2017)
P-1358(2017) SURVEY
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA (02) - THULIN PASSAGE
Type: SURVEY
Activated: 29/Aug/2017 11:40
RECENT CHS SURVEYS HAVE IDENTIFIED THE FOLLOWING 0.3 METRES DRYING ROCK (NAD83) IN POSITION 50 00.1374N 124 
47.6617W
P-1357(2017) LAWN POINT LIGHT AND WHISTLE BUOY C16
Area: QUEEN CHARLOTTE ISLANDS - APPROACHES SKIDEGATE INLET
Type: LL787
Activated: 29/Aug/2017 08:28
LAWN POINT LIGHT AND WHISTLE BUOY C16 LL787 REPORTED BACK ON ADVERTISED POSITION.
Cancel Notship(s): P-0064(2017)
P-1356(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY
Area: JUAN DE FUCA - WH
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 28/Aug/2017 23:32
THE COMMANDER, MARITIME FORCES PACIFIC ADVISES THAT USCG WILL CONDUCT GUNNERY EXERCISES IN SEA AREA WH 
FROM 1000 to 1500 PDT AUGUST 29, TO AUGUST 31 2017.
P-1355(2017) [SAFETY] WG-FULL RANGE
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - WG
Type: WG-FULL RANGE
Activated: 28/Aug/2017 22:26
WG ACTIVITY NOTICE-FULL RANGE

MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WG (NORTH OF NANAIMO), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 & 3512 WILL BE ACTIVE FOR 
SURFACE, SUBSURFACE AND AIR ACTIVITIES IN THE FULL RANGE AREA ON: TUESDAY 29TH AUGUST, THROUGH FRIDAY, 01 
SEPTEMBER 2017 0700-1700.

DURING OPERATIONS WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC; MARINERS ARE REQUIRED TO 
REMAIN WELL CLEAR AS TRESPASS IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL REGULATIONS. SAFE TRASIT COORIDORS WITHIN 1/2 NM 
NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND WITHIN 1/2 NM EAST OF BALLENAS ISLAND ARE AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE. NOTICE 
TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS.

PLEASE NOTE THE AREA NORTH OF WINCHEALSEA ISLAND IS ALWAYS PROHIBITED FOR TRAP FISHING AND ANCHORING IN 
ACCORDANCE WITH NTS P-0074 OF 2014. DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE. MARINERS MAY 
CONTACT WINCHEALSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON VHF CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
P-1354(2017) GOOSE SPIT
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - COMOX HARBOUR
Type: LL503
Activated: 28/Aug/2017 22:08
GOOSE SPIT LIGHT LL503 IS REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-1353(2017) WALKER ROCK
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - TRINCOMALI CHANNEL
Type: LL291
Activated: 28/Aug/2017 21:15
WALKER ROCK LL291 IS REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-1352(2017) [SAFETY] GENERAL
Area: CAPE MUDGE TO CAPE SCOTT - GOLEATAS CHANNEL
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 28/Aug/2017 21:04
THERE IS FLOATING LINES AND BUOYS IN THE MIDDLE OF THE GOLETAS CHANNEL IN POSITION 
50 53.21N  127 54.33W, HEATH BAY ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF HOPE ISLAND. 

MARINERS ARE TO TAKE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THIS AREA.
P-1351(2017) AGNEW BANK LIGHT AND BELL BUOY D24
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR - PORPOISE CHANNEL
Type: LL692
Activated: 28/Aug/2017 20:31
AGNEW BANK LIGHT AND BELL BUOY D24 LL 692.0 REPLACED ON ADVERTISED POSITION.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1304(2017)
P-1350(2017) QUATSINO NARROWS FRONT RANGE
Area: QUATSINO NARROWS - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: UL5006
Activated: 27/Aug/2017 22:29
QUATSINO NARROWS FRONT RANGE UL 5006.0 (50 32'50.5"N 127 33'34.8"W(NAD 83)) HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY DISCONTINUED
DURING RECONSTRUCTION.
P-1349(2017) QUATSINO NARROWS REAR RANGE
Area: QUATSINO NARROWS - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: UL5005.8
Activated: 27/Aug/2017 22:07
QUATSINO NARROWS REAR RANGE UL 5005.8 (50 32'45.3"N 127 33'36.8"N(NAD83)) HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY DISCONTINUED
DURING RECONSTRUCTION.
P-1348(2017) CLIFFE POINT
Area: QUATSINO SOUND - KOSKIMO BAY
Type: LL68.3
Activated: 27/Aug/2017 21:49
CLIFFE POINT LL 68.3 LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM FLASH WHITE 4s TO FLASH RED 4s, NOMINAL RANGE
RESTORED TO 7 NAUTICAL MILES.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1198(2017)
P-1347(2017) GREENWOOD POINT
Area: WINTER HARBOUR - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: LL67.8
Activated: 27/Aug/2017 21:29
GREENWOOD POINT LL 67.8 HAS BEEN RE ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION: (50 30'35.2"N  128 01'34.8"W)
Cancel Notship(s): P-1340(2017)
P-1346(2017) GREENWOOD POINT
Area: WINTER HARBOUR - QUATSINO SOUND
Type: LL67.8
Activated: 27/Aug/2017 21:21
GREENWOOD POINT LL 67.8 HAS BEEN RE ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION: (50 30'35.2"N  128 01'34.8"W)
Cancel Notship(s): P-1340(2017)
P-1345(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: BURRARD INLET
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 27/Aug/2017 12:02
VICTORIA MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES RADAR FACILITY LOCATED AT BERRY POINT IS RESTORED TO 
NORMAL OPERATIONS.
P-1344(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: BURRARD INLET
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 27/Aug/2017 07:27
VICTORIA MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES RADAR FACILITY LOCATED AT BERRY POINT IS NOT OPERATING.
P-1343(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: BURRARD INLET - BERRY POINT
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 26/Aug/2017 16:41
A THREE FOOT IN DIAMETER UNLIT SPHERICAL BUOY IS REPORTED 100FT NORTH OF BERRY POINT LIGHT.

CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
P-1342(2017) CONSTRUCTION
Area: JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE - VICTORIA INNER HARBOUR
Type: WORK
Activated: 26/Aug/2017 14:51
CONSTRUCTION MATERIAL FOR THE JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE HAS BEEN LOADED AND EQUIPMENT BARGE IS NOW CLEAR OF THE 
CHANNEL.

WATERWAY UNDER THE BRIDGE IS NOW CLEAR FOR TRANSIT TO MARINE TRAFFIC.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1341(2017)
P-1341(2017) CONSTRUCTION
Area: JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE - VICTORIA INNER HARBOUR
Type: WORK
Activated: 25/Aug/2017 16:45
CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES WILL BE OCCURING TO THE NORTH SIDE OF THE EXISTING JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE FROM 
TUESDAY AUG 22 TO SATURDAY AUGUST 26 FROM 0700PDT TO 1800PDT DAILY. A FULL CHANNEL CLOSURE 
WILL OCCUR FOR A PERIOD OF 6 HOURS BETWEEN 1100PDT AND 1700PDT ON SATURDAY AUGUST 26 AT THE JOHNSON STREET 
BRIDGE TO FACILITATE EQUIPMENT AND COMPONENT MOVEMENTS FOR THE NEW BRIDGE. 

MARINERS IN THE AREA ARE ADVISED TO MONITOR VHF CHANNELS 12 AND 18A FOR UPDATES AND ACCURATE TIME LINES.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1332(2017)
P-1340(2017) GREENWOOD POINT
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL67.8
Activated: 25/Aug/2017 12:41
GREENWOOD POINT LL67.8 HAS BEEN REPLACED BY A TEMPORARY STRUCTURE AT A REDUCED FOCAL HEIGHT DISPLAYING Q G 1S 
DURING RECONSTRUCTION.
P-1339(2017) MAINTENANCE DREDGING
Area: ACORN SAWMILL - FRASER - ANNIEVILLE CHANNEL
Type: DREDGING
Activated: 24/Aug/2017 22:25
FRASER RIVER PILE & DREDGE (FRDP) WILL BE CONDUCTING MAINTENANCE DREDGING AT INTERFOR ACORN SAWMILL LOCATED 
AT 49 10'23.39"N, 122 55'20.31"W. WORK WILL BE FOR ONE DAY FRIDAY, 25 AUGUST, 2017 BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 
0630 TO 1730 PDT.

THE MARINE DERRICK "GE VI" AND CATHERWOOD TUG BOAT "TYEE" WILL BE MONITORING VHF CHANNEL 69.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION AND REQUESTED A SLOW BELL WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.
P-1338(2017) ODAS BUOY ESTABLISHED SOMBRIO
Area: VANCOUVER ISLAND SOUTH - SOMBRIO RIVER
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 24/Aug/2017 17:49
A 1.2 METRE YELLOW ODAS BUOY FL(5)Y 20S HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED IN POSITION 48 29.14N 124 20.38W (DATUM UNKNOWN)
P-1337(2017) TILBURY RANGE 2 FRONT
Area: FRASER RIVER - SOUTH ARM
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 24/Aug/2017 17:28
TILBURY RANGE 2 FRONT LL353.0 IS WORKING PROPERLY.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1334(2017)
P-1336(2017) SCOULER PASS NORTH STARBOARD DAYBEACON
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - KLASKINO INLET
Type: UL5012
Activated: 24/Aug/2017 17:14
WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - KLASKINO INLET - SCOULER PASS

SCOULER PASS NORTH STARBOARD DAYBEACON UL 5012.0 IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 50 18 49.0N 127 49.005W (NAD 83) HAS 
BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED.

THE TEMPORARY RED BUOY IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 50 18.83N 127 49.03W (NAD83) HAS BEEN REMOVED.
P-1335(2017) [SAFETY] NAVY BUOY SUBMERGED
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - BALLENAS CHANNEL
Type: NAVY BUOY ADA ISL
Activated: 24/Aug/2017 16:09
THE NAVY BUOY OFF ADA ISLANDS, ON THE WEST SIDE OF WINCHELSEA ISLANDS IS REPORTED SUBMERGED.

CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
P-1334(2017) TILBURY RANGE 2 FRONT
Area: FRASER RIVER - SOUTH ARM
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 24/Aug/2017 07:45
TILBURY RANGE 2 FRONT LL353.0 IS REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-1333(2017) TILBURY 2 RANGE
Area: FRASER RIVER - SOUTH ARM
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 23/Aug/2017 23:46
TILBURY 2 RANGE LOWER EXTINGUISHED.
P-1332(2017) CONSTRUCTION
Area: JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE - VICTORIA INNER HARBOUR
Type: WORK
Activated: 23/Aug/2017 23:17
CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES WILL BE OCCURING TO THE NORTH SIDE OF THE EXISTING JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE FROM 
THURSDAY, AUGUST 24, 2017 TO SUNDAY, AUGUST 27, FROM 0700 TO 1900 PDT. THE ARTIC TUK WILL TRANSIT THROUGH THE 
INNER HARBOUR ON THURSDAT, AUGUST 25TH TO THE THE NORTH END OF POINT HOPE SHIP YARD. A FULL CHANNEL CLOSURE 
IS ESTIMATED TO BE FOR A 6 HOUR PERIOD ON 27 AUGUST BEGINNING AT 0700. DUE TO THE NATURE OF THE OVERSEAS 
SHIPMENT, TIMES MAY VARY. 

MARINERS IN THE AREA ARE ADVISED TO MONITOR VHF CHANNELS 12 AND 18A FOR UPDATES AND ACCURATE TIME LINES.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1325(2017)
P-1331(2017) [SAFETY] SURFIREX AREA WH ACTIVE
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
Type: SAFETY
Activated: 23/Aug/2017 22:25
MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WH (JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3606 WILL BE ACTIVE ACROSS THE 
FULL RANGE AREA ON 24 AUGUST 2017 FROM 1000 UNTIL 1500 PST FOR GUNNERY EXERCISES.

AREA WH 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-1330(2017) [SAFETY] WG-FULL RANGE
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - WG
Type: WG-FULL RANGE
Activated: 23/Aug/2017 22:04
WG ACTIVITY NOTICE-FULL RANGE

MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WG (NORTH OF NANAIMO), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 & 3512 WILL BE ACTIVE FOR 
SURFACE, SUBSURFACE AND AIR ACTIVITIES IN THE FULL RANGE AREA ON: THURSDAY, 24TH OF AUGUST 2017 0700 UNTIL 
1700.

DURING OPERATIONS WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC; MARINERS ARE REQUIRED TO 
REMAIN WELL CLEAR AS TRESPASS IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL REGULATIONS. SAFE TRASIT COORIDORS WITHIN 1/2 NM 
NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND WITHIN 1/2 NM EAST OF BALLENAS ISLAND ARE AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE. NOTICE 
TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS.

PLEASE NOTE THE AREA NORTH OF WINCHEALSEA ISLAND IS ALWAYS PROHIBITED FOR TRAP FISHING AND ANCHORING IN 
ACCORDANCE WITH NTS P-0074 OF 2014. DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE. MARINERS MAY 
CONTACT WINCHEALSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON VHF CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
P-1329(2017) BRIDGE CLOSED
Area: FRASER RIVER - NEW WESTMINISTER
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 22/Aug/2017 21:37
CN NEW WESTMINISTER RAILWAY BRIDGE WILL REMAIN IN THE CLOSED POSITION FOR PLANNED MAINTENANCE ON AUGUST 
23, 2017 0900 - 1900 LOCAL TIME.
P-1328(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY EXERCISES (WG-FULL RANGE)
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - WG
Type: WG-FULL RANGE
Activated: 22/Aug/2017 21:32
WG Activity Notice - Full Range

Military Exercise Area WG (north of Nanaimo), shown on Canadian charts 3463 & 3512 will be active 
for surface, subsurface and air activities in the full range area on: Wednesday 23 August 2017 from 
0700 until 1700  (Local). 

During operations WG is extremely hazardous and closed to marine traffic; mariners are required to 
remain well clear as trespass is illegal under Federal regulations. Safe Transit Corridors within 
1/2 NM north of Winchelsea Island and within 1/2 NM east of Ballenas Island are available for 
passage.  Notice to Mariners Annual Edition refers. 

Please note the area north of Winchelsea Island is always prohibited for trap fishing and anchoring 
in accordance with NTS P-0074 of 2014.  Daily range activity may change without prior notice.  
Mariners may contact Winchelsea Island Control on VHF Channel 10 for additional information.
P-1327(2017) [SAFETY] SUNK VESSEL
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - FRENCH CREEK
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 22/Aug/2017 20:12
THE 22 FOOT WHITE POWER BOAT THAT HAD SUNK OFF THE STARBOARD DAY BEACON IN FRENCH CREEK IN POSITION 49 
21.115N 124 21.298W HAS BEEN REMOVED FROM THE MARINE ENVIRONMENT.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1309(2017)
P-1326(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - ESPERANZA INLET
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 22/Aug/2017 18:24
PRINCE RUPERT MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES REMOTE CONTROL TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE FACILITIES 
LOCATED AT ESPERANZA INLET RESUMED NORMAL OPERATIONS .
Cancel Notship(s): P-1302(2017)
P-1325(2017) CONSTRUCTION
Area: JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE - VICTORIA INNER HARBOUR
Type: WORK
Activated: 22/Aug/2017 15:10
CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES WILL BE OCCURING TO THE NORTH SIDE OF THE EXISTING JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE ON 22 AUGUST 
AT 1600 UNTIL 26 AUGUST, 2017 MONDAY TO FRIDAY FROM 0700 TO 1900 PDT. A FULL CHANNEL CLOSURE IS ESTIMATED TO 
BE FOR A 6 HOUR PERIOD ON 26 AUGUST BEGINNING AT 0700. DUE TO THE NATURE OF THE OVERSEAS SHIPMENT, TIMES MAY 
VARY. 

MARINERS IN THE AREA ARE ADVISED TO MONITOR VHF CHANNELS 12 AND 18A FOR UPDATES AND ACCURATE TIME LINES.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1312(2017)
P-1324(2017) [SAFETY] SUNK VESSEL
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - FRENCH CREEK
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 22/Aug/2017 12:53
A 22 FOOT WHITE POWER BOAT HAS BEEN REMOVED FROM POSITION 49 21.115N 124 
21.298W
Cancel Notship(s): P-1309(2017)
P-1323(2017) SCOULER PASS NORTH STARBOARD DAYBEACON
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - BROOKS BAY
Type: UL5012
Activated: 22/Aug/2017 11:19
WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - BROOKS BAY - SCOULER PASS

SCOULER PASS NORTH STARBOARD DAYBEACON UL 5012.0 (50 18 49.0N 127 49 00.5W (GPS)), STRUCTURE AND 
DAYMARK HAVE BEEN TEMPORARLY REMOVED.

A TEMPORARY RED BUOY HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 50 18 49.7N 127 49 01.7W (NAD 
83).

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA
P-1322(2017) BROCKTON ISLAND
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL68.8
Activated: 22/Aug/2017 09:43
BROCKTON ISLAND LL 68.8 HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A TEMPORARY STRUCTURE AT A REDUCED FOCAL HEIGHT DISPLAYING 
Fl R 4s DURING RECONSTRUCTION.
P-1321(2017) [SAFETY] SEA AREA WH ACTIVITY
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 21/Aug/2017 23:22
MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WH (JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3606 WILL BE ACTIVE ACROSS THE 
FULL RANGE AREA ON 22 AUGUST, 2017 FROM 1000 UNTIL 1500 LOCAL TIME FOR GUNNERY EXERCISES.

AREA WH 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-1320(2017) SCOULER PASS SOUTH STARBOARD DAYBEACON
Area: SCOULER ENTRANCE - KLASKINO INLET
Type: UL5013
Activated: 21/Aug/2017 21:32
SCOULER PASS SOUTH STARBOARD DAYBEACON UL 5013.0 (50 18'41.1"N 127 48'52.6"W(NAD 83) 
HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY DISCONTINUED.
P-1319(2017) UNDERWATER SNAG
Area: ALBERNI INLET - PORT ALBERNI
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 21/Aug/2017 19:11
RECENT CHS SURVEYS HAVE IDENTIFIED THE FOLLOWING HAZARD: (NAD 83)
  
UNDERWATER SNAG THAT COVERS AND UNCOVERS AT 49 05'24.2"N   124 49'11.8"W
Cancel Notship(s): P-1317(2017)
P-1318(2017) CAPE LAZO EAST CARDINAL LIGHT BUOY PB
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - NORTHERN PORTION
Type: LL507.5
Activated: 21/Aug/2017 17:39
CAPE LAZO EAST CARDINAL LIGHT BUOY PB LL 507.5 OPERATING PROPERLY.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1259(2017)
P-1317(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: ALBERNI INLET - PORT ALBERNI
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 21/Aug/2017 17:07
ALBERNI INLET

RECENT CHS SURVEYS HAVE IDENTIFIED THE FOLLOWING HAZARD (NAD83)
  
UNDERWATER SNAG THAT COVERS AND UNCOVERS AT 49-05-24.2N, 124-49-11.8W
Cancel Notship(s): P-1316(2017)
P-1316(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: ALBERNI INLET - PORT ALBERNI
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 21/Aug/2017 15:07
Alberni Inlet 

Recent CHS surveys have identified the following hazard (NAD83):
  
Underwater snag that covers and uncovers at 49-05-24.2N, 124-49-11.8W
P-1315(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: NORTH COAST
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 21/Aug/2017 12:40
PRINCE RUPERT MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES 518KHZ NAVTEX REMOTE CONTROL FACILITIY LOCATED AT 
DIGBY ISLAND RESUMED NORMAL OPERATION.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1306(2017)
P-1314(2017) INSTALLATION OF RIP WALL
Area: VANCOUVER UPPER HARBOUR - BERRY POINT
Type: WORK
Activated: 21/Aug/2017 09:49
FORESHORE REMEDIATION WORK AND INSTALLATION OF A RIP WALL WILL TAKE PLACE OFF THE CHEVRON REFINERY NEAR 
BERRY POINT BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 0700 AND 2000PDT. WORK WILL BE CONDUCTED MONDAY TO SATURDAY STARTING 10 
JULY UNTIL APPROXIMATELY 8 SEPTEMBER 2017.

TUG (MERCURY) AND LAUNCH WILL BE STANDING BY WITH A BARGE AND MONITORING VHF CHANNEL 12 AND 16.
MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO PROVIDE A MINIMUM WASH AND 3 CABLE CLEARANCE WHEN PASSING THE AREA.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1313(2017)
P-1313(2017) INSTALLATION OF RIP WALL
Area: VANCOUVER UPPER HARBOUR - BERRY POINT
Type: WORK
Activated: 21/Aug/2017 09:40
FORESHORE REMEDIATION WORK AND INSTALLATION OF A RIP WALL WILL TAKE PLACE OFF THE CHEVRON REFINERY NEAR 
BERRY POINT BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 0700 AND 2000PDT. WORK WILL BE CONDUCTED MONDAY TO SATURDAY STARTING 10 
JULY UNTIL APPROXIMATELY 8 AUGUST 2017.

TUG (MERCURY) AND LAUNCH WILL BE STANDING BY WITH A BARGE AND MONITORING VHF CHANNEL 12 AND 16.
MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO PROVIDE A MINIMUM WASH AND 3 CABLE CLEARANCE WHEN PASSING THE AREA.
P-1312(2017) CONSTRUCTION
Area: JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE - VICTORIA INNER HARBOUR
Type: WORK
Activated: 20/Aug/2017 23:36
CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES WILL BE OCCURING TO THE NORTH SIDE OF THE EXISTING JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE ON 21 AUGUST 
UNTIL 25 AUGUST, 2017 MONDAY TO FRIDAY FROM 0700 TO 1900 PDT. A FULL CHANNEL CLOSURE IS ESTIMATED TO BE FOR A 
6 HOUR PERIOD ON 22 AUGUST BEGINNING AT 0700. DUE TO THE NATURE OF THE OVERSEAS SHIPMENT, TIMES MAY VARY. 

MARINERS IN THE AREA ARE ADVISED TO MONITOR VHF CHANNELS 12 AND 18A FOR UPDATES AND ACCURATE TIME LINES.
P-1311(2017) MAINTENANCE REPAIRS
Area: VITERRA PACIFIC TERMINALS - VANCOUVER HARBOUR
Type: WORK
Activated: 20/Aug/2017 22:29
FRASER RIVER PILE & DREDGE WILL BE CONDUCTING MAINTENANCE AND REPAIRS TO BERTH #2, NORTH MOORING DOLPHING AT 
THE VITERRA PACIFIC TERMINALS. WORK WILL COMMENCE 21 AUGUST, 2017 FOR APPROXIMATELY 3 WEEKS. HOURS OF 
OPERATION WILL BE MONDAY TO FRIDAY FROM 0700 TO 1730 PDT.

MARINE DERRICK "R.E. MACKENZIE" WILL BE MONITORING VHF CHANNEL 12.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION AND REQUESTED TO SLOW BELL WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.
P-1310(2017) MAINTENANCE REPAIRS
Area: DEAS SLOUGH - RIVER HOUSE MARINA - FRASER RIVER
Type: WORK
Activated: 20/Aug/2017 21:57
FRASER RIVER PILE & DREDGE WILL BE CONDUCTING MAINTENANCE REPAIRS TO THE RIVER HOUSE MARINA DOCKS. WORK WILL 
COMMENCE 21 AUGUST UNTIL 22 AUGUST, 2017. HOURS OF OPERATION WILL BE FROM 0700 TO 1730 PDT.

MARINE DERRICK "GE IV" AND TUG BOAT "SEA IMP XVI" WILL BE MONITORING VHF CHANNEL 69.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION AND REQUESTED TO SLOW BELL WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.
P-1309(2017) [SAFETY] SUNK VESSEL
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - FRENCH CREEK
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 20/Aug/2017 08:41
FRENCH CREEK
A 22 FOOT WHITE POWER BOAT HAS SUNK OFF THE STARBOARD DAY BEACON IN FRENCH CREEK IN POSITION 49 21.115N 124 
21.298W IN APPROXIMATELY 15 FEET WATER. THE VESSEL LOCATION IS MARKED BY A ORANGE SCOTSMAN.

VESSEL IS CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
P-1308(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: VANCOUVER HARBOUR - EASTERN PORTION
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 20/Aug/2017 05:47
Victoria Marine Communications and Traffic Services remote control radar facility located at Berry Point 
has resumed normal operation.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1307(2017)
P-1307(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: VANCOUVER HARBOUR - EASTERN PORTION
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 20/Aug/2017 02:48
Victoria Marine Communications and Traffic Services remote control radar facility located at Berry Point 
unserviceable until further notice
P-1306(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: NORTH COAST
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 19/Aug/2017 17:57
PRINCE RUPERT MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES 518KHZ NAVTEX REMOTE CONTROL FACILITIY LOCATED AT 
DIGBY ISLAND REPORTED OUT OF SERVICE.
P-1305(2017) [SAFETY] BUOY ADRIFT
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - SOUTH
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 19/Aug/2017 12:06
AT 0934PDT AUGUST 19, 2017 A DRIFTING BUOY HAS BEEN REPORTED IN POSITION 48 35N 125 12W. THE BUOY IS 
RECTANGULAR IN SHAPE, RED WITH A BLACK BASE, HAS A LIGHT ON TOP AND IS SHOWING MARKING NUMBER 2. IT ALSO HAS 
A SOUNDING MECHANISM AND IS DRIFTING IN A NORTH EASTERLY DIRECTION.
P-1304(2017) AGNEW BANK LIGHT AND BELL BUOY D24
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR - PORPOISE CHANNEL
Type: LL692
Activated: 19/Aug/2017 10:05
AGNEW BANK LIGHT AND BELL BUOY D24 LL692 REPORTED APPROXIMATELY 150 METERS NORTH OF ADVERTISED POSITION, IN 
POSITION 54 11.512N 130 20.481W (NAD UNKNOWN)
Cancel Notship(s): P-1303(2017)
P-1303(2017) [SAFETY] AGNEW BANK LIGHT AND BELL BUOY D24
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR - PORPOISE CHANNEL
Type: LL692
Activated: 19/Aug/2017 09:47
AGNEW BANK LIGHT AND BELL BUOY D24 LL692 REPORTED APPROXIMATELY 150 METERS NORTH OF ADVERTISED POSITION, IN 
POSITION 54 11.512N 130 20.481W (NAD UNKNOWN)
P-1302(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - ESPERANZA INLET
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 18/Aug/2017 21:22
Prince Rupert Marine Communications and Traffic Services remote control site located at Esperanza Inlet 
reported out of service.
P-1301(2017) [SAFETY] HYASHI COVE BUOY U57
Area: NORTH PENDER ISLAND - OTTER BAY
Type: UL5143
Activated: 18/Aug/2017 17:09
HYASHI COVE SPAR BUOY UL5143 U57 REPORTED APPROXIMATELY 225 FEET EAST OF ADVERTISED POSITION.
P-1300(2017) MCNIFFE ROCK
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - QUASTINO SOUND
Type: LL73.4
Activated: 18/Aug/2017 09:01
MCNIFFE ROCK LL73.4 IS OPERATING PROPERLY.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1288(2017)
P-1299(2017) SHOAL DEPTHS
Area: MATHIESON CHANNEL - DON PENINSULA
Type: INFO
Activated: 18/Aug/2017 06:07
THE 10.8M SHOAL IDENTIFIED IN NOTICE TO SHIPPING P-1253 HAS BEEN FOUND TO HAVE A LESSER DEPTH OF 4.9M, 
40M CLOSER TO SHORE, IN POSITION 52 29.132N 128 16.897W.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1261(2017)
P-1298(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - THRASHER ROCK
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 18/Aug/2017 02:08
A 25FT UNLIT WHITE BOAT ADRIFT IN POSITION 49 10N 123 35W.
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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