Active Notices To Shipping - Pacific Coast

Active Notices to Shipping issued up to 18/Dec/2017.

UPDATE DATE:                   DATE OF LAST ACTIVE NOTICE:
18/Dec/2017                    18/Dec/2017
________________________________________________________________________________
P-2024(2017) RICHMOND DGPS STATION - OUTAGE
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 18/Dec/2017 00:13
CANADIAN COAST GUARD DGPS STATION RICHMOND WILL BE OFF AIR FOR MAINTENANCE FROM DECEMBER 18 2000 UTC TO DEC 
18 2230 UTC.
P-2022(2017) NAVTEX TRANSMISSION UNSERVICEABLE
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - AMPHITRITE POINT
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 16/Dec/2017 18:01
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS NAVTEX TRANSMISSION FACILITIES LOCATED AT AMPHITRITE POINT 518 KHZ UNSERVICEABLE UNTIL 
FURTHER NOTICE.
P-2021(2017) LIGHT EXSTINGUISHED
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA
Type: LL448
Activated: 16/Dec/2017 14:49
WHITE ISLETS LL448 REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-2020(2017) [SAFETY] FLOAT HOUSE ADRIFT
Area: QUEEN CHARLOTTE STRAIT - BROUGHTON ARCHIPELAGO
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 16/Dec/2017 13:15
A 30FT X 40FT BOATHOUSE WITH VARIOUS FLOTSAM IS ADRIFT AND BARELY AWASH IN POSITION 50 44.8N 126 47.1W, DEC 
16 AT 1313, CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
P-2018(2017) RIDLEY ISLAND LIGHT AND BELL BUOY D27
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR
Type: LL698.5
Activated: 16/Dec/2017 08:38
RIDLEY ISLAND LIGHT AND BELL BUOY D27 LL 698.5 BELL IS INOPERATIVE AND LIGHT REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.
P-2008(2017) CONSTRUCTION - JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE
Area: VICTORIA INNER HARBOUR
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 12/Dec/2017 14:43
PCL AND SALISH SEAS HAVE DISCONTINUED OPERATIONS OF THE NEW IN-CHANNEL WOOD FENDERING ON THE JOHNSON STREET 
BRIDGE.
NO CHANNEL DISRUPTIONS ASSOCIATED WITH THE JOHNSON STREET BRIDGE ARE EXPECTED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1888(2017)
P-2005(2017) MARINE CONSTRUCTION
Area: GIBSONS, BC
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 12/Dec/2017 07:51
PACIFIC INDUSTRIAL AND MARINE LIMITED WILL BE ON SITE IN POSITION 49 24.072 N 123 30.27 W WITH TWO BARGES AT 
THE GOVERNMENT WHARF ON SCHOOL STREET IN GIBSONS, BC FOR SSP WALL RECONSTRUCTION FROM DECEMBER 12, 2017 TO 
DECEMBER 20, 2017.
P-2000(2017) WORK
Area: FRASER RIVER - MISSION CP RAILWAY BRIDGE
Type: WORK
Activated: 11/Dec/2017 13:52
MARINE DERRICK "GE VI" AND THE MATERIAL SCOW "MBD 32" WILL BE SECURED IN POSITION 49 7.49 N, 122 17.97 W ON 
THE DOWN RIVER, MISSION SIDE OF THE PROTECTION PIER, FROM 0000PDT DECEMBER 11 2017 TO 2359PDT DECEMBER 21 
2017. 
THE HOURS OF OPERATION WILL BE MONDAY TO FRIDAY, FROM 0700 TO 1730.

THE NORTH CHANNEL WILL REMAIN CLOSED FOR THE DURATION OF THE PROJECT. THE SOUTH CHANNEL AND LOG POCKET 
WILL REMAIN OPEN.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING AREA. MINIMUM WASH IS REQUESTED. 

THE VESSEL "GE VI" WILL STAND BY ON VHF CHANNEL 69
Cancel Notship(s): P-1196(2017)
P-1999(2017) CAPE LAZO EAST CARDINAL BUOY PJ
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - NORTHERN PORTION
Type: UL5308.1
Activated: 11/Dec/2017 09:04
UL 5308.1 CAPE LAZO EAST CARDINAL BUOY "PJ" 49 41 31.3 N 124 49 43.1 W (NAD 83)IS GONE FROM POSITION
MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITTING THIS AREA
Cancel Notship(s): P-1914(2017)
P-1982(2017) OTTER PASSAGE
Area: HECATE STRAIT - MAN ISLAND
Type: LL740
Activated: 08/Dec/2017 08:31
OTTER PASSAGE LL 740.0 NOW SEEN FROM A WHITER TOWER, FOCAL HEIGHT HAS BEEN RAISED APPROXIMATELY 2M
P-1979(2017) ZEBALLOS INLET
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - ZEBALLOS INLET
Type: LL96
Activated: 07/Dec/2017 16:19
ZEBALLOS INLET LL 96 LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM FL W 4S TO FL G 4S
P-1977(2017) WILLIAMSON PASSAGE
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - MUCHALAT INLET
Type: LL110.7
Activated: 07/Dec/2017 16:05
WILLIAMSON PASSAGE LL 110.7 LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGE FROM FL W 4S TO FL G 4S, NOW SEEN FROM A WHITE 
TOWER WITH GREEN BAND AT TOP.
P-1976(2017) ZUCIARTE CHANNEL
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - NOOTKA SOUND
Type: LL109.5
Activated: 07/Dec/2017 15:50
ZUCIARTE CHANNEL LL 109.5 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 49 36 6.5N  126 29 2.7W (NAD83). 
LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM FL(3) 12S WHITE TO FL(3) 12S GREEN.
P-1973(2017) MCNIFFE ROCK
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL73.4
Activated: 07/Dec/2017 13:03
MCNIFFE ROCK LL 73.4 TOWER HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM WHITE WITH GREEN BAND AT TOP TO WHITE ONLY AT AN 
INCREASED FOCAL HEIGHT OF APPROX.1.8M
P-1970(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: TSEHUM HARBOUR
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 07/Dec/2017 11:25
WRECK WITH MAST SHOWING AT HIGH WATER AT 48 40 20.6N, 123 24 40.7W. CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1968(2017)
P-1967(2017) SOOKE HARBOUR EAST CARDINAL BUOY VB
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - SOOKE HARBOUR
Type: UL5083.5
Activated: 07/Dec/2017 07:51
Sooke Harbour East Cardinal buoy VB  UL5083.5 is reported off advertised position.
P-1963(2017) CAPE MUDGE SECTOR
Area: DISCOVERY PASSAGE
Type: LL511
Activated: 06/Dec/2017 14:51
CAPE MUDGE SECTOR LL 511.0 LIGHT IS TEMPORARILY SHOWING IMPROPER CHARACTERISTICS, THE WHITE OCTAGONAL TOWER 
IS  COVERED FOR REFURBISHMENT OF THE SITE

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THIS AREA
Cancel Notship(s): P-1945(2017)
P-1960(2017) SLEEPER ROCK PORT DAYBEACON
Area: JUAN DE FUCA TO PT ATKINSON
Type: UL5100
Activated: 06/Dec/2017 11:32
SLEEPER ROCK PORT DAYBEACON UL 5100.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 48 25 33.1N 123 23 
08.2W (NAD 83).
P-1959(2017) SISTERS ROCK PORT DAYBEACON
Area: JUAN DE FUCA TO PT ATKINSON
Type: UL5102
Activated: 06/Dec/2017 11:21
SISTERS ROCK PORT DAYBEACON UL 5102.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 48 26 15.5N 123 22 
50.5W (NAD 83).
P-1950(2017) WORK, DUKE POINT
Area: NANAIMO
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 05/Dec/2017 15:08
THE "FENDERING SYSTEM" AT "D" DOCK DUKE POINT IS BEING RESTORED AND THE NORTH END OF THE DOCK WILL BE OUT OF 
SERVICE FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER.
ONCE REPAIRS HAVE BEEN COMPLETED AND THE DOCK IS AVAILABLE FOR REGULAR SERVICE, INDUSTRY WILL BE ADVISED.
P-1941(2017) SKIDEGATE CHANNEL EAST NARROWS PORT DAYBEACON #5
Area: HAIDA GWAII - EAST NARROWS
Type: UL6091.7
Activated: 04/Dec/2017 12:26
SKIDEGATE CHANNEL EAST NARROWS PORT DAYBEACON #5 UL6091.7 IN POSITION 53 8 46.4N 132 14 53.1W (NAD 83) IS 
DAMAGED, SUBMERGED AT HIGH TIDE AND HAS BEEN MARKED WITH A WHITE SCOTCHMAN WITH GREEN RETROREFLECTIVE 
MATERIAL. IT IS CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION 

MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THIS AREA
Cancel Notship(s): P-1937(2017),P-1936(2017),P-1928(2017)
P-1934(2017) [SAFETY] PARTIALLY SUNKEN SAILING VESSEL
Area: VANCOUVER ISLAND SOUTH (01) - BURRARD INLET
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 04/Dec/2017 06:58
THE TOP PORTION OF A MAST IS SHOWING AND HAS BEEN MARKED WITH A FLOAT FROM A PARTIALLY SUNKEN SAILING VESSEL, 
LOCATED IN BURRARD INLET, PORT MOODY (49 17 56.2N 122 52 37.1W). 
MARINERS ARE TO TAKE PRECAUTIONS.
P-1914(2017) CAPE LAZO EAST CARDINAL BUOY PJ
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - NORTHERN PORTION
Type: UL5308.1
Activated: 30/Nov/2017 10:42
UL 5308.1 CAPE LAZO EAST CARDINAL BUOY "PJ" 49 41 31.3N 124 49 43.1W (NAD 83)IS GONE FROM POSITION AND 
REPORTED ON THE BEACH.

MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1907(2017)
P-1906(2017) SKIDEGATE CHANNEL WEST NARROWS STARBOARD DAYBEACON #3
Area: HAIDA GWAII
Type: UL6096
Activated: 29/Nov/2017 11:34
SKIDEGATE CHANNEL WEST NARROWS STARBOARD DAYBEACON #3 UL 6096.0 IN POSITION 53 08 59.0N 132 21 51.2W (NAD 83) 
HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY DISCONTINUED DURING RECONSTRUCTION.
P-1905(2017) GENERAL
Area: FRASER RIVER
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 29/Nov/2017 08:59
FRASER RIVER PILE AND DREDGE WILL CONDUCT WORK BETWEEN SIERRA 28 AND SIERRA 30 IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 49 08 
35.85N 123 03 00.58W COMMENCING NOVEMBER 29, 2017, 24 HOURS PER DAY, 7 DAYS A WEEK UNTIL APPROXIMATELY DECEMBER 
18, 2017. A FLOATING PIPELINE WILL EXTEND OUT FROM THE SHORELINE 150 METERS AND LIT DURING HOURS OF DARKNESS. 
MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING AND CONTACT FRPD 309 WHEN APPROACHING THE AREA ON VHF 
CHANNEL 74.
P-1898(2017) FLOWERY ISLET
Area: HAIDA GWAII - SKIDEGATE INLET
Type: LL781
Activated: 28/Nov/2017 14:58
FLOWERY ISLET LL 781.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER AT AN INCREASED FOCAL HEIGHT OF APPROXIMATELY 
2.2M
Cancel Notship(s): P-1840(2017)
P-1891(2017) REMEDIATION WORK AT LAUREL POINT
Area: VICTORIA INNER HARBOUR - EAST SIDE OF LAUREL POINT
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 27/Nov/2017 23:22
BARGES ARE EXPECTED TO ARRIVE AT 0700 ON TUESDAY 28 NOVEMBER AND WILL BEGIN THEIR WORK ON THE EAST SIDE OF 
LAUREL PT (LOCATION 48 25 26.2 N 123 22 31.0 W). WORKING HOURS ARE 0700 - 1700 MONDAY TO SATURDAY. 
THE BARGES WILL REMAIN IN THIS POSITION FOR AN INDEFINITE TIME, AS IT IS UNKNOWN HOW LONG THE REMEDIATION 
WORK THERE WILL TAKE. 

THE BARGE WILL BE MONITORING VHF 18A AS THEIR WORKING CHANNEL.
P-1889(2017) FISH FARM INSTALLATION
Area: SHELTER PASS - QUEEN CHARLOTTE STRAIT
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 27/Nov/2017 14:26
SEA ROAMER MARINE SERVICES WILL BE INSTALLING A FISH FARM SITE IN SHELTER PASS, QUEEN CHARLOTTE STRAIT AT 
APPROXIMATE COORDINATES 50 52.963 N 127 29.942 W. OPERATIONS WILL START ON NOVEMBER 27, 2017 AND END JANUARY 
15, 2018. HOURS OF WORK WILL BE DURING DAYLIGHT HOURS 7 DAYS A WEEK.

SITE WILL BE MARKED WITH YELLOW CAUTIONARY BUOYS WITH FLASHING YELLOW LIGHT FROM DUSK TO DAWN. WATCH FOR 
FLOATING LINES AND SURFACE FLOATS.

PLEASE GIVE VESSELS 200 METERS CLEARANCE WITH MINIMAL WASH WHILE TRANSITING THE AREA.

WORKERS WILL MONITOR VHF CHANNEL 16
P-1875(2017) WORK
Area: FRASER RIVER - CP RAIL MARPOLE CENTRE PIER DEMO
Type: BRIDGE REPAIRS
Activated: 25/Nov/2017 08:14
FRASER RIVER PILE AND DREDGE(FRPD) WISHES TO ADVISE MARINERS THAT WE ARE WORKING AT THE CP RAIL MARPOLE 
SWING SPAN, AND ARE WORKING DAY SHIFTS AND AFTERNOON SHIFTS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. HOURS OF WORK WILL BE 
0700 TO 1730, AND 1730 TO 0330 DAILY, 7 DAYS A WEEK. THE FRPD DERRICK GE V AND MATERIAL BARGE ARE 
LOCATED IN THE NORTH CHANNEL OF THE SWING SPAN AND WILL REMAIN THERE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

CATHERWOOD TOWING WILL BE THE ASSIST TUG ON SITE AND WILL MONITOR CHANNEL 69 MARINE TRAFFIC.

FRPD WILL ADVISE ON WHEN THE HOURS OF WORK WILL CHANGE. THE DEMOLITION OF THE CENTRE PIER IS EXPECTED TO 
START NOVEMBER 17, 2017 AND WILL END APPROXIMATELY DECEMBER 22, 2017.

FRPD IS REQUESTING A SLOW BELL FOR THE SAFETY OF OUR WORKERS WHEN TRANSITING THE SITE.

SHOULD YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONTACT FRPD AS LISTED BELOW.

FRPD - SUPERINTENDANT - JERRY KVAAS           CELLULAR 604-219-0052
FRPD - SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER BILL MCDERMID   CELLULAR 604-313-2279
Cancel Notship(s): P-1874(2017)
P-1872(2017) CP RAIL MARPOLE CENTRE PIER DEMOLITION
Area: FRASER RIVER - NORTH ARM
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 24/Nov/2017 23:19
FRASER RIVER PILE & DREDGE (FRPD) WISHES TO ADVISE MARINERS THAT WE WILL BE CONDUCTING A DEMOLITION BLAST 
OF THE CENTRE PIER AT THE CP RAIL MARPOLE SWING SPAN, IN THE NORTH ARM FRASER RIVER ON SATURDAY, NOV. 
25TH, AT 2200 HOURS. FRPD WILL REQUIRE A COMPLETE MARINE TRAFFIC CLOSURE FOR THE RIVER, BOTH CHANNELS AT 
THE MARPOLE BRIDGE, FOR 20 MINUTES, FROM 2150 HOURS TO 2210 HOURS TO SAFELY CONDUCT THE BLAST. 

MARINE TRAFFIC AFTER THE BLAST WILL BE DIRECTED TO THE SOUTH CHANNEL, AND AN ASSIST BOAT WILL BE ON SITE 
24 HOURS PER DAY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. 

THE BLAST CONTRACTOR IS PACIFIC BLASTING AND DEMOLITION. GUARDS WILL BE PRESENT TO CONTROL PEDESTRIAN 
TRAFFIC ALONG SHORE. CREWS WILL MONITOR CHANNEL 6 DURING THE OPERATION. 

FRPD WILL HAVE THE DERRICK GE V ON SITE WITH CREW, WITH 2 (TWO) MATERIAL BARGES, AND 2 (TWO) ASSIST TUGS 
TO CONTROL AND MONITOR MARINE TRAFFIC. 

SHOULD YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONTACT FRPD AND PACIFIC BLASTING AS LISTED BELOW: 
FRPD - SUPERINTENDENT - JERRY KVAAS CELLULAR 604-219-0052 
FRPD - SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER BILL MCDERMID CELLULAR NO. (604) 313-2279 
PACIFIC BLASTING AND DEMOLITION - SUPERINTENDENT CORRY GOUMANS CELLULAR 604-220-4810
P-1852(2017) INFO
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - EASTERN SECTION
Type: INFO
Activated: 22/Nov/2017 14:33
THE CANADIAN COAST GUARD WILL COMMENCE TESTING OF VIRTUAL AND SYNTHETIC AIS AIDS TO NAVIGATION (ATONS) 
SOUTH OF VICTORIA, FOR APPROXIMATELY 6 MONTHS. TWO AIS ATON TYPES WILL BE TESTED:

ONE SYNTHETIC AIS ATON ATOP OF TRIAL ISLAND LIGHTSTATION, IN POSITION:

48 23.705N  123 18.310W AND

THREE VIRTUAL AIS ATONS IN THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS:

48 23.955N  123 18.687W
48 23.705N  123 19.063W AND
48 23.455N  123 18.687W

THE FOUR ATONS FORM A DIAMOND PATTERN WHICH IS ORIENTED TRUE NORTH. THE DISTANCE BETWEEN N - S AND E - W 
POINTS IS 0.5 NM.

THESE TEST AIS ATONS ARE NOT INTENDED TO BE USED AS NAVIGATIONAL MARKS.

FURTHER INFORMATION ON AIS ATON IS PROVIDED IN THE NOTICE TO MARINERS (NOTMAR) PUBLICATION, WESTERN 
EDITION 08, 2016 #819 (AUGUST 2016).

MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO PROVIDE FEEDBACK ON THE AIS ATON TEST BED TO DFO.CCG-WESTERN-AIDS@DFO-MPO.GC.CA
P-1832(2017) INDIAN ARM ANCHORAGES
Area: VANCOUVER HARBOUR - EAST - INDIAN ARM
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 16/Nov/2017 08:09
FOR SAFETY OF DEEP-SEA VESSELS TRANSITING BETWEEN BERRY POINT AND PORT MOODY ARM, THE VANCOUVER FRASER 
PORT AUTHORITY IS TEMPORARILY RE-LOCATING INDIAN ARM ANCHORAGES "K", "L", AND "N".

THE REVISED CENTRE POSITIONS OF EACH ANCHORAGE IS AS FOLLOWS:

ANCHORAGE "K" - MOVES 425M NE TO - LATITUDE 49 - 18' 03" LONGITUDE 122 - 56' 41"
                UTM COORDINATE - NORTHING 5,460,894.9353, EASTING 504,018.5484

ANCHORAGE "L" - MOVES 188M NNE TO - LATITUDE 49 - 17' 59" LONGITUDE 122 - 56' 06"
                UTM COORDINATE - NORTHING 5,460,639.3824, EASTING 504,707.9324

ANCHORAGE "N" - MOVES 60M SE TO - LATITUDE 49 - 17' 38" LONGITUDE 122 - 58' 03"
                UTM COORDINATE - NORTHING 5,460,168.3376, EASTING 502,329.842

CONTACT: VANCOUVER FRASER PORT AUTHORITY - OPERATIONS CENTER - 604-665-9086 OR EMAIL AT 
Harbour_Master@portvancouver.com
Cancel Notship(s): P-1815(2017)
P-1823(2017) SOUTH BAY
Area: HAIDA GWAII - SKIDEGATE INLET
Type: LL782.3
Activated: 15/Nov/2017 15:15
SOUTH BAY LL 782.3 HAS BEEN REBUILT AS A WHITE TOWER AT AN INCREASED FOCAL HEIGHT OF APPROXIMATELY 1.9M
P-1818(2017) CONSTRUCTION WORK VANCOUVER WHARVES TERMINAL
Area: VANCOUVER HARBOUR - WESTERN PORTION
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 14/Nov/2017 22:45
VANCOUVER PILE DRIVING WILL COMMENCE WORK AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS ALONG BERTHS 1, 2, 3, 4 AND 5 AT KINDER MORGAN 
VANCOUVER WHARVES IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 49 18.6N 123 07.2W ON NOVEMBER 15 2017 UNTIL ESTIMATED JANUARY 18 
2018.
 
HOURS OF OPERATION WILL BE 0700 TO 1730 LOCAL TIME MONDAY TO FRIDAY WITH EXCEPTIONS TO WORK SPECIFIC TIDES.

THE DERRICK GW CARLSON AND 203 SCOW WILL BE ONSITE AND WILL MONITOR VHF CHANNEL 12.
P-1815(2017) ANCHORAGE K, L AND N RELOCATED
Area: INDIAN ARM
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 14/Nov/2017 21:35
EFFECTIVE MIDNIGHT TUESDAY NOVEMBER 14 2017

IN CONSIDERATION OF ONGOING CONSTRUCTION, INDIAN ARM ANCHORAGES K, L AND N  WILL BE RELOCATED UNTIL FURTHER 
NOTICE TO THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS:

ANCHORAGE K - MOVES 425M NE TO 49 18.05N, 122 56.68W

ANCHORAGE L - MOVES 188M NNE TO 49 17.98N, 122 56.1W

ANCHORAGE N - MOVES 60M SE TO 49 17.63N, 122 58.05W


THE POSITIONS REPRESENT THE CENTRE OF THE ANCHORAGE.
P-1812(2017) KWUNA POINT
Area: HAIDA GWAII - SKIDEGATE INLET
Type: LL782
Activated: 14/Nov/2017 15:11
KWUNA POINT LL 782.0 HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY RELOCATED TO APPROXIMATE POSITION 53 12 55.6N 131 59 34.3W (NAD 83) 
NOW SEEN FROM A WHITE TOWER AT AN INCREASED FOCAL HEIGHT OF APPROXIMATELY 1.4M.
P-1811(2017) ALLIFORD BAY
Area: HAIDA GWAII - SKIDEGATE INLET
Type: LL782.1
Activated: 14/Nov/2017 13:42
ALLIFORD BAY LL 782.1 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AT AN INCREASED FOCAL HEIGHT OF APPROXIMATELY 2.3 M.
P-1787(2017) AGUILAR POINT SECTOR
Area: BARKLEY SOUND - TREVOR CHANNEL
Type: LL172
Activated: 10/Nov/2017 10:35
AQUILAR POINT SECTOR LL 172.0 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.
P-1784(2017) BAYNES SOUND NEW PLATFORM
Area: GEORGIA STRAIT - BAYNES SOUND
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 10/Nov/2017 09:14
A YELLOW SURFACE PLATFORM, 7 METRES IN DIAMETER EQUIPPED WITH ODAS LIGHTS [FL(5)20S] WILL BE DEPLOYED IN 
BAYNES SOUND IN POSITION 49 29 14.52 N, 124 46 06.00 W ON 10 NOVEMBER 2017.

THREE ANCHORS HOLD THE PLATFORM IN PLACE IN POSITIONS NORTHWEST: [49 29 18.26 N, 124 46 9.37 W], 
SOUTHWEST: [49 29 10.79 N, 124 46 9.36 W] AND EAST: [49 29 14.63 N, 124 45 59.56 W].

WGS-84 DATUM APPLIES TO ALL MEASUREMENTS.
P-1781(2017) INFORMATION CHANGES TO NAVAID
Area: SKIDEGATE INLET
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 09/Nov/2017 13:52
REFERENCE CHART: 3890

APPROACH TO SKIDEGATE INLET

THE CANADIAN COAST GUARD PROPOSES THE FOLLOWING PERMANENT CHANGES:

LL785, DEAD TREE POINT LIGHT AND WHISTLE BUOY C19 AT 53 20 34.16N 131 53 42.2W (NAD83)PROPOSAL TO 
DISCONTINUE THE WHISTLE.

LL786, LAWN POINT LIGHT AND BELL BUOY C18 AT 53 23 52.59N 131 53 52.2W (NAD83) PROPOSAL TO DISCONTINUE THE 
BELL.

LL787, LAWN POINT LIGHT AND WHISTLE BUOY C16 AT 53 25 8.0N 131 53 32.19W (NAD83) PROPOSAL TO DISCONTINUE 
THE WHISTLE.

COMMENTS ON THIS ACTION ARE SOLICITED FROM MARINERS AND OTHER INTERESTED PARTIES BEFORE FEBRUARY 24, 2018

COMMENTS SHOULD BE ADDRESSED TO:
A/SUPERINTENDENT, MARC JOUDENAIS
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 INCLUDE SUPPORTING INFORMATION ON 
SAFETY, COMMERCE AND PUBLIC BENEFIT.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1780(2017)
P-1766(2017) PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR FAIRVIEW FLOATS
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR - FAIRVIEW FLOATS
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 07/Nov/2017 01:05
A TEMPORARY SECURING LINE MARKED BY TWO SCOTCHMEN HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED AT THE SOUTH ENTRANCE TO THE FAIRVIEW 
SMALL CRAFT HARBOUR.   THE SCOTCHMEN ARE BLOCKING THE SOUTH ENTRANCE FOR ALL MARINE TRAFFIC.
P-1755(2017) WORK AT CHEMTRADE ELECTROCHEM INC MARINE STRUCTURES
Area: VANCOUVER HARBOUR - SECOND NARROWS
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 06/Nov/2017 00:14
FRASER RIVER PILE & DREDGE (FRPD) WISHES TO ADVISE MARINERS THAT THE MARINE DERRICK G.E. 2 WILL BE CONDUCTING 
REPAIRS AND RESTORATIONS AT THE CHEMTRADE ELECTROCHEM INC. MARINE STRUCTURES, LOCATED APPROXIMATELY NEAR 100 
AMHERST AVE, NORTH VANCOUVER.

THE WORKS ARE EXPECTED TO BE CARRIED OUT STARTING ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2017 FOR APPROXIMATELY 2 MONTHS. THE 
HOURS OF OPERATION WILL BE MONDAY TO FRIDAY, FROM 0700 TO 1730.

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 G.E. 2 WILL STAND-BY ON VHF CHANNEL 12.
P-1754(2017) [SAFETY] UNDERWATER HAZARD
Area: VANCOUVER - BURRARD INLET
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 05/Nov/2017 16:56
AN UNDERWATER PILING OBSTRUCTION IS REPORTED 150 METRES EAST OF THE PACIFIC ELEVATORS DOCK IN BURRARD INLET 
IN POSITION 49 17 21.1N 123 03 56.8W.
THE OBSTRUCTION IS BELOW CHART DATUM, IN SHALLOW WATER AND MARKED WITH TWO FLOATS AND A LIGHT.

CONSIDERED HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
Cancel Notship(s): P-0527(2016)
P-1753(2017) WILSON ROCK LIGHT AND BELL BUOY E75
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - LAREDO CHANNEL
Type: LL625
Activated: 05/Nov/2017 10:12
WILSON ROCK BELL BUOY LL625.0
THE BELL IS TEMPORARILY DISCONTINUED.
P-1736(2017) NICOMEKL BRIDGE WARNING
Area: NICOMEKL RIVER
Type: WORK
Activated: 01/Nov/2017 12:27
THE NIKOMEKL RAILWAY BRIDGE WILL HAVE SCAFFOLDING WITH LIGHTS AND CAUTION TAPE HANGING FROM THE BRIDGE 
STRUCTURE TOWARDS THE WATER. MARINERS NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION WHILE TRANSITTING THIS AREA.


PAUL STILL
BNSF STRUCTURES DEPT.
778-549-8553

Cancel Notship(s): P-1735(2017)
P-1715(2017) INFO
Area: MALASPINA STRAIT - SECHELT PENNISULA
Type: INFO
Activated: 29/Oct/2017 21:23
A SERIES OF 10 FT STEEL PILINGS HAVE BEEN ESTABLISHED AS PART OF A PRIVATE DOCK CONSTRUCTION PROJECT; MFLNRO 
LANDS FILE NUMBER 2411307 THE FURTHEST OFFSHORE BEING 70 METRES.  NAV WATERS FILE NUMBER 2008-500618/8200-08-
8616.
LOCATION OF PILINGS ARE AS FOLLOWS:
NORTH OFFSHORE  49 34 0.81N  124 0 12.8W
NORTH INSHORE   49 34 1.51N  124 0 9.47W
SOUTH OFFSHORE  49 33 58.84N  124 0 12.17W
SOUTH INSHORE   49 33 59.83N  124 0 8.28W
P-1683(2017) GENERAL
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - DOUGLAS CHANNEL
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 23/Oct/2017 14:18
TWO SCIENTIFIC PLATFORMS HAVE BEEN DEPLOYED ON THE SEA BOTTOM FOR SCIENTIFIC DATA COLLECTION WITH ASSOCIATED 
CABLE CONNECTING TO THE SHORELINE. THE FIRST PLATFORM IS IN POSITION 53 29.177N 129 10.999W AT A DEPTH OF 
140M. THE SECOND PLATFORM IS IN POSITION 53 29.0383N  129 10.636W AT A DEPTH OF 38M.
THE SCIENTIFIC PLATFORMS WILL REMAIN IN POSTION FOR AT LEAST TWO YEARS.
P-1681(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: HAIDA GWAII (06) - VIRAGO SOUND
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 23/Oct/2017 11:34
A HALF SUNKEN GREEN BUOY HAS BEEN REPORTED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 54 05.09NN 132 31 .71W. MARINERS ARE 
ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.
P-1674(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: SECHELT - SECRET BAY
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 22/Oct/2017 23:10
AN UNLIT PARTIALLY SUNK SAILING VESSEL WITH MAST SHOWING HAS BEEN REPORTED IN THE VICINITY OF SECRET COVE. 
EXACT POSITION UNKNOWN. MARINERS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.

CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.
P-1662(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: STRAIGHT OF GEORGIA
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 20/Oct/2017 14:05
A SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY FOR SCIENTIFIC DATA COLLECTION HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION 49 15.734N  123 
55.209W (NAD83)AT A DEPTH OF APPROXIMATELY 318M. THE TOP OF THE MOORING EXTENDS 9 METERS ABOVE THE SEA 
FLOOR.

THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN THIS POSITION FOR APPROXIMATELY 1 YEAR.
P-1654(2017) DUNSMUIR POINT
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL162
Activated: 19/Oct/2017 16:03
DUNSMUIR POINT LL 162.0 COLOUR OF THE LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM FL 4S WHITE TO FL 4S GREEN AT 
AN INCREASED FOCAL HEIGHT OF APPROXIMATELY 1.8M.

CONTACT CCG ATON SUPERVISOR  250-480-2600
Cancel Notship(s): P-1519(2017)
P-1652(2017) LIDDLE ISLAND
Area: PRINCE RUPERT AND AREA - ALICE ARM
Type: LL765.7
Activated: 19/Oct/2017 12:14
LL 765.7 Liddle Island temporarily changed from an orange skeleton tower to a white skeleton tower; with 
green white and black square daymarks.

Contact: CCG AtoN Supervisor  250-480-2600
P-1651(2017) STAR POINT
Area: ALBERNI INLET
Type: LL155
Activated: 19/Oct/2017 09:39
STAR POINT LL 155.0 COLOR AMD CHARACTER OF THE LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM FL 4s WHITE TO Q 1s 
RED AT AN INCREASED FOCAL HEIGHT OF APPROXIMATELY 1.5M
P-1635(2017) HOCKING POINT
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL159
Activated: 17/Oct/2017 12:26
HOCKING POINT LL 159.0 HAS BEEN REBUILT IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 49 05 16.5N 124 49 53.0W (NAD83)
Cancel Notship(s): P-1627(2017)
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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-1293(2017) DREDGING
Area: VANCOUVER SHIPYARD - INNER BOAT BASIN
Type: DREDGING
Activated: 16/Aug/2017 23:19
VANCOUVER PILE DRIVING WILL BE CONDUCTING CONSTRUCTION AND DREDGING OPERATIONS IN AND AROUND THE INNER BOAT 
BASIN AT THE VANCOUVER SHIPYARDS SITE EFFECTIVE 0700 AUGUST 17, 2017 THROUGH FEBRUARY 28, 2018.  WORK 
OPERATIONS WILL BE CONDUCTED DAILY MONDAY TO SATURDAY FROM 0700 TO 1730 LOCAL.  MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO USE 
CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.
P-1270(2017) UVIC TRIAXYS BUOY
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 12/Aug/2017 13:26
A 1.2 METER YELLOW ODAS BUOY FL(5)Y 20s HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED IN POSITION 48 29.14N 124 20.38W (CHART 
DATUM UNKNOWN).                          



P-1267(2017) GENERAL
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - DELLWOOD SEAMOUNT AREA
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 12/Aug/2017 01:46
A SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY FOR SCIENTIFIC DATA COLLECTION HAS BEEN DEPLOYED OFFSHORE IN POSITION 49 
51.123N  129 05.826W (nad83)AT A DEPTH OF APPROXIMATELY 1700M. THE TOP OF THE MOORING EXTENDS 5 METERS 
ABOVE THE SEA FLOOR.
THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN POSITION UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.



P-1235(2017) NEW AID
Area: HECATE STRAIT
Type: NEW AID
Activated: 03/Aug/2017 15:21
CONNIS ROCKS LL729.5 WHITE TOWER HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION:
54 34 27.7N 130 37 40.2W (NAD 83) DISPLAYING FLASH (2)5S WHITE.



Cancel Notship(s): P-1234(2017)
P-1230(2017) SKIDEGATE CHANNEL EAST NARROWS DAYBEACON #6
Area: SKIDEGATE CHANNEL - EAST NARROWS
Type: UL6092.4
Activated: 02/Aug/2017 23:22
SKIDEGATE CHANNEL EAST NARROWS STARBOARD DAYBEACON #6 UL 6092.4 (53 08 47.9N 132 15 08.0W (NAD 83) IS 
SUBMERGED WITH A TEMPORARY RED BUOY WITH DESIGNATOR C12 MARKING THE POSITION.

MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THIS AREA.



Cancel Notship(s): P-1159(2017)
P-1213(2017) [SAFETY]
Area: VANCOUVER
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 30/Jul/2017 13:27
A GROUP OF AFFIXED WHITE FLOATS APPROX. 5-6 FT LONG IS IN POSITION 49 19.592N 123 11.624W (0.5NM SW OF 
DUNDARAVE PIER).  THE FLOATS ARE BARELY AWASH AND EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO SEE.  CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO 
NAVIGATION.


P-1202(2017) NAVY BUOY SUBMERGED
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 28/Jul/2017 17:55
YELLOW NAVY BUOY IN POSITION 49 17.540N 124 5.682W REPORTED SUBMERGED.

CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIAGATION. 


Cancel Notship(s): P-1197(2017)
P-1193(2017) SURFACE PLATFORM CHANGE
Area: SAANICH INLET - PATRICIA BAY
Type: FLOATING PLATFORM
Activated: 27/Jul/2017 09:36
A YELLOW SURFACE PLATFORM, 7 METRES IN DIAMETER EQUIPPED WITH ODAS LIGHTS [Fl(5)20s] IN SAANICH INLET, 
PREVIOUSLY LOCATED IN POSITION 48 39.0407N, 123 29.0194W, HAS BEEN REPLACED BY THREE SMALLER BUOYS 
ON MOORING LINES AT 48 38.965N, 123 28.544W. A SUBSEA CABLE END HAS BEEN RELOCATED TO THE SEAFLOOR 
ON A SMALL MOORING WITH A SURFACE FLOAT AT 48 38.873N, 123 28.718W.

WGS 84 DATUM APPLIES TO ALL MEASUREMENTS.


Cancel Notship(s): P-1183(2017)
P-1190(2017) ASHDOWN ISLAND
Area: CENTRAL COAST - CAMPANIA SOUND
Type: LL632
Activated: 26/Jul/2017 18:41
LL 632.0 ASHDOWN ISLAND HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED TO WHITE TOWER WITH RED BAND AT TOP, DISPLATING Fl
(3) 12s RED.


P-1185(2017) BERENS ISLAND
Area: JUAN DE FUCA TO PT ATKINSON
Type: LL206
Activated: 26/Jul/2017 16:07
BERENS ISLAND LL 206.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION:
48 25 26.7N 123 23 34.7W (NAD83)WITH AN INCREASED FOCAL HEIGHT OF APPROXIMATELY 1.5M



P-1179(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - LA PEROUSE BANK
Type: INFO
Activated: 25/Jul/2017 10:13
A SUBSURFACE MOORING HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION:
48 45.36N  126 22.14W (NAD 83)AND EXTENDS TO THE SURFACE. THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN 
POSITION FOR ONE YEAR.



P-1178(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: INFO
Activated: 25/Jul/2017 10:01
A SUBSURFACE MOORING HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION:
48 47.4N  127 27.6W (NAD 83) APPROXIMATELY 10 METERS BELOW THE SURFACE. THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN 
POSITION FOR ONE YEAR.



P-1177(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: SOUTH VANCOUVER ISLAND - SWIFTSURE BANK
Type: INFO
Activated: 25/Jul/2017 09:30
A SUBSURFACE MOORING HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION:
48 30.96N  124 56.1W (NAD 83) APPROXIMATELY 40 METERS ABOVE THE SEA FLOOR. THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN 
POSITION FOR ONE YEAR.



P-1176(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: NORTH VANCOUVER ISLAND - NOOTKA SOUND
Type: INFO
Activated: 25/Jul/2017 09:14
A SUBSURFACE MOORING HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION:
49 37.85N  126 36.35W (NAD 83) APPROXIMATELY 40 METERS ABOVE THE SEA FLOOR. THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN 
POSITION FOR ONE YEAR.



P-1175(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: NORTH VANCOUVER ISLAND - SCOTT ISLANDS
Type: INFO
Activated: 25/Jul/2017 09:06
A SUBSURFACE MOORING HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION:
50 47.3N  128 47.875W (NAD 83) APPROXIMATELY 13 METERS ABOVE THE SEA FLOOR. THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN 
POSITION FOR ONE YEAR.



P-1174(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: HECATE STRAIT - CENTRAL SPONGE REEF
Type: INFO
Activated: 25/Jul/2017 08:55
A SUBSURFACE MOORING HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION:
52 15.0N  129 41.0W (NAD 83) APPROXIMATELY 40 METERS ABOVE THE SEA FLOOR. THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN 
POSITION FOR ONE YEAR.



P-1173(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: HECATE STRAIT - SPONGE REEF
Type: INFO
Activated: 25/Jul/2017 08:30
A SUBSURFACE MOORING HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION:
52 06.5N  130 23.0W (NAD 83) APPROXIMATELY 30 METERS ABOVE THE SEA FLOOR. THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN 
POSITION FOR ONE YEAR.



P-1163(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: JUAN PEREZ SOUND - MORESBY ISLAND
Type: INFO
Activated: 24/Jul/2017 18:32
A SUBSURFACE MOORING HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION: 52 31.075N  131 23.80W (NAD 83) APPROXIMATELY 12 
METERS ABOVE THE SEA FLOOR. THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN POSITION FOR ONE YEAR.



P-1162(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: HECATE STRAIT
Type: INFO
Activated: 24/Jul/2017 18:05
A SUBSURFACE MOORING HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION: 
53 23.605N 130 42.694W (NAD 83) APPROXIMATELY 11 METRE BELOW THE SURFACE.  
THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN POSITION FOR ONE YEAR.



Cancel Notship(s): P-1161(2017)
P-1160(2017) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: QUEEN CHARLOTTE SOUND
Type: INFO
Activated: 24/Jul/2017 16:35
A SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY FOR SCIENTIFIC DATA COLLECTION HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION: 
51 45.9N 132 0.0W (NAD 83) APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES BELOW THE SURFACE.  
THE BUOY WILL REMAIN IN POSITION FOR ONE YEAR.



P-1158(2017) DUPONT ISLAND SOUTH LL 630.1
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - CAAMANO SOUND
Type: LL630.1
Activated: 24/Jul/2017 10:57
DUPONT ISLAND SOUTH LL 630.1 HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER. THE NOMINAL RANGE OF 
THE LIGHT HAS BEEN REDUCED TO 5NM.



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

The buoy will remain in position for one year.


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


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

The buoy will remain in position for one year.


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


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


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


Cancel Notship(s): P-0781(2016)
P-1139(2017) DUCKERS ISLANDS
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - CAMPANIA SOUND
Type: LL629
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 21:15
DUCKERS ISLANDS LL629.0 NOW SEEN FROM A WHITE TOWER, FOCAL HEIGHT INCREASED APPROXIMATELY 2M.



Cancel Notship(s): P-1056(2017)
P-1132(2017) LOGAN ROCK
Area: CENTRAL COAST - ESTEVAN SOUND
Type: LL630.5
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 17:46
LOGAN ROCK LL 630.5 NOW SEEN FROM A WHITE TOWER, FOCAL HEIGHT HAS BEEN RAISED APPROXIMATELY 3 m AND 
NOMINAL RANGE OF LIGHT IS INCREASED TO 8 NM. 



Cancel Notship(s): P-1033(2017)
P-1130(2017) LEVY POINT
Area: CENTRAL COAST - WHALE CHANNEL
Type: LL633
Activated: 21/Jul/2017 16:11
LEVY POINT LL 633.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER WITH A RED BAND AT TOP. 



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



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


Cancel Notship(s): P-1064(2017)
P-1115(2017) NEW AID
Area: CENTRAL COAST - SQUALLY / CAMPANIA
Type: NEW AID
Activated: 19/Jul/2017 14:14
DOUGAN POINT LL 631.6 HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 53 02 48.4N 129 18 56.5W 
(NAD83) WHITE TOWER WITH A GREEN BAND AT TOP, DISPLAYING Fl 4s GREEN.


P-1102(2017) NEW AID LL 738.7
Area: CENTRAL COAST - PRINCIPE CHANNEL
Type: NEW AID
Activated: 17/Jul/2017 20:04
RALSTON ISLAND SOUTH LL 738.7

A WHITE TOWER WITH RED BAND ON TOP HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 53 27 32.2N 
129 57 23.5W (NAD 83) DISPLAYING FL 4S RED.



P-1097(2017) BLOCK ISLANDS
Area: CENTRAL COAST - OTTER PASSAGE
Type: LL741
Activated: 17/Jul/2017 14:34
BLOCK ISLANDS LL741.0 NOW SEEN FROM A WHITE TOWER, FOCAL HEIGHT HAS BEEN RAISED APPROXIMATELY 3 METERS.



Cancel Notship(s): P-1049(2017)
P-1096(2017) NEW AID
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - SQUALLY CHANNEL
Type: NEW AID
Activated: 17/Jul/2017 14:25
FERNYHOUGH POINT LL 631.7 HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 53 07 33.1N 129 25 
00.8W (NAD83) WHITE TOWER WITH A GREEN BAND AT TOP, DISPLAYING Fl(3) 12s G.



Cancel Notship(s): P-1086(2017)
P-1093(2017)
Area: CLAYOQUOT SLOPE
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 17/Jul/2017 11:40
AN OCEAN NETWORKS CANADA SCIENTIFIC PLATFORM IS DEPLOYED AT CLAYOQUOT SLOPE IN POSITION 
48 40.2331N,126 50.8738W, AT A DEPTH OF 1260 METRES WITH INSTRUMENTS AND CABLES IN A 600 METRE RADIUS.

WGS-84 DATUM APPLIES TO ALL MEASUREMENTS



P-1092(2017)
Area: FAWCETT POINT
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 17/Jul/2017 10:26
FAWCETT POINT LL 631.9 HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 53 04 39.01N 129 16 
33.54W (NAD 83) WHITE TOWER, DISPLAYING Q 1s W.



P-1091(2017) BORDE ISLAND
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - WHALE CHANNEL
Type: LL635
Activated: 17/Jul/2017 10:02
BORDE ISLAND LL 635.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER.



Cancel Notship(s): P-1084(2017)
P-1067(2017)
Area: CENTRAL COAST - WALL ISLANDS
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 12/Jul/2017 12:39
A NEW AID TO NAVIGATION, WALL ISLAND LL628.5, HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION: 
52 51 36.88N (NAD 83), 129 20 50.64W (NAD83). THE AID WILL BE DISPLAYED ON A WHITE RECTANGULAR TOWER 
VISIBLE 360 DEGREES, AND HAVE A FLASH CHARACTERISTIC OF Fl(3) W 12s AT NIGHT ONLY. THE AIDS IS FITTED 
WITH A RACON SHOWING MORSE CODE "C" (-.-.) ON 'X' & 'S' BAND RADARS.



Cancel Notship(s): P-1060(2017)
P-1044(2017) INFO
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - NOOTKA SOUND
Type: INFO
Activated: 08/Jul/2017 16:06
Uncharted fish farm observed in Nootka Sound.  In position 49 38.3N 126 19.8W, south side of Muchalat 
Inlet.  Outlying buoys extend up to 600m from shore.



P-1043(2017) INFO
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - NOOTKA SOUND
Type: INFO
Activated: 08/Jul/2017 16:00
Uncharted fish farm observed in Nootka Sound.  In position 49 38.7N 126 20.6W, east of Muchalat Inlet 
Light.  Outlying buoys extend up to 600m from shore.



P-1042(2017) INFO
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - NOOTKA SOUND
Type: INFO
Activated: 08/Jul/2017 15:51
Uncharted fish farm observed in Nootka Sound.  In position 49 38.8N 126 26.1W, west entrance of King 
Passage.  Outlying buoys extend upt to 600m from shore.



P-1041(2017) INFO
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - NOOTKA SOUND
Type: INFO
Activated: 08/Jul/2017 15:40
Uncharted fish farm observed in Nootka Sound.  In position 49 39.4N 126 25.9W, east of Atrevida Point.  
Outlying buoys extend upt to 600m from shore.



P-1040(2017) INFO
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - NOOTKA SOUND
Type: INFO
Activated: 08/Jul/2017 15:23
Uncharted fish farm observed in Nootka Sound.  In position 49 39.6N 126 27.1W, West of Atrevida Point. 
Outlying buoys extend upt to 600m from shore.



P-1039(2017) INFO
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - NOOTKA SOUND
Type: INFO
Activated: 08/Jul/2017 15:16
Uncharted fish farm observed in Nootka Sound.  In position 49 39.5N 126 28.9W, south of Concepcion 
Point.  Outlying buoys extend upt to 600m from shore.



P-1036(2017) CABLE DEPLOYMENT
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: UNDERWATER CABLE
Activated: 07/Jul/2017 15:38
SCIENTIFIC CABLES HAVE BEEN DEPLOYED ON THE SEAFLOOR BETWEEN THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS:

48 25.6457N  126 10.4799W 397 METRES DEPTH
48 24.2839N  126 09.1180W 351 METRES DEPTH
48 21.7410N  126 08.8020W 484 METRES DEPTH
48 20.7626N  126 09.4647W 646 METRES DEPTH
48 21.1917N  126 05.4780W 440 METRES DEPTH
48 18.7245N  126 03.9381W 873 METRES DEPTH
48 18.9961N  126 03.0479W 988 METRES DEPTH

THE CABLES HAVE BEEN PARTIALLY BURRIED.

WGS-84 DATUM APPLIES TO ALL MEASUREMENTS.



Cancel Notship(s): P-1035(2017)
P-1034(2017) SURVEY
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: SURVEY
Activated: 07/Jul/2017 13:34
A SCIENTIFIC OCEANOGRAPHIC PLATFORM HAS BEEN PLACED IN CASCADIA BASIN IN POSITION
47 45.7561N 127 45.5330W AT A DEPTH OF 2661 METRES. THE PLATFORM IS SURROUNDED BY CABLES AND INSTRUMENTS 
IN A 25 KILOMETRE RADIUS.

WGS-84 DATUM APPLIES TO ALL MEASUREMENTS.



P-1028(2017) DREDGING AND TRANSIT
Area: FRASER RIVER - MAIN ARM FRASER RIVER TO SANDHEADS SPOIL GROUNDS
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 05/Jul/2017 22:52
FRASER RIVER PILE AND DREDGE WILL DREDGE VARIOUS LOCATIONS OF THE MAIN ARM OF THE FRASER RIVER BETWEEN 
KM 0 AND KM 34 AND FRASER SURREY DOCKS COMMENCING AT APPROXIMATELY 1100 PDT 06 JULY AND OPERATING 24 
HOURS A DAY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

THE DREDGE FRPD 309 WILL BE TRANSITING REGULARLY TO THE SANDHEADS SPOIL GROUNDS AND WILL ALSO DISCHARGE 
SPOILS AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS ON THE RIVER DURING THE OPERATIONS.

THE MV FRPD 309 WILL MONITOR VHF CHANNEL 16 AND 74 IN THE FRASER RIVER AND VHF CHANNEL 11 WHILE IN 
TRANSIT.

ALL VESSELS ARE REQUESTED TO MAKE CONTACT WITH FRPD 309 UPON APPROACH ON THE APPROPRIATE VHF CHANNEL.


P-1025(2017) SEA OTTER COVE
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL67
Activated: 05/Jul/2017 13:20
SEA OTTER COVE LL 67.0 STRUCTURE RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER AND RED BAND AT TOP.  FLASH 
CHARACTERISTICS CHANGED FROM Fl 4s W to Fl 4s R           
                 




Cancel Notship(s): P-1024(2017)
P-1018(2017) CLERKE PENINSULA
Area: ZUCIARTE CHANNEL - NOOTKA SOUND
Type: LL107
Activated: 02/Jul/2017 15:48
CLERKE PENINSULA LL 107.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER.



Cancel Notship(s): P-0933(2017)
P-1017(2017) MOORE ISLAND
Area: PRINCE RUPERT AND AREA - BROWNING ENTRANCE
Type: LL746
Activated: 02/Jul/2017 15:11
MOORE ISLAND LL 746.0 NOW SEEN FROM A WHITE TOWER.



Cancel Notship(s): P-1004(2017)
P-1016(2017) HANKIN ROCK
Area: BROWNING ENTRANCE - BEAVER PASSAGE
Type: LL743
Activated: 02/Jul/2017 14:58
HANKIN ROCK LL 743.0 NOW SEEN FROM A WHITE TOWER WITH A RED BAND AT TOP, LIGHT HAS BEEN CHANGED FROM 
FLASH 4S WHITE TO FLASH 4S RED.



Cancel Notship(s): P-0995(2017)
P-1015(2017) PETER POINT
Area: OGDEN CHANNEL - PORCHER ISLAND
Type: LL672.5
Activated: 02/Jul/2017 14:01
PETER POINT LL 672.5 WHITE TOWER WITH GREEN BAND AT TOP HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE
POSITION 53 53 2.2N  130 18 43.4W (NAD 83) DISPLAYING FLASH 4S GREEN.



P-1003(2017) KITKATLA ISLAND EAST
Area: HECATE STRAIT - KITKATLA
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 30/Jun/2017 18:43
Kitkatla Islands East LL 745.1 white tower has been permanently established in approximate position 53 
47 20.9N 130 20 50.3W (NAD 83) displaying Quick Flash 1s - White.



P-0997(2017) STICK ISLET
Area: KITKATLA ISLANDS - KITKATLA CHANNEL
Type: LL745.4
Activated: 30/Jun/2017 11:01
STICK ISLET LL 745.4 HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 53 48 11.5N  130 23 14.9W
(NAD 83) SHOWN FROM A WHITE TOWER WITH GREEN BAND AT TOP DISPLAYING QUICK FLASH GREEN.



P-0985(2017) CONNIS ISLET
Area: PRINCE RUPERT AND AREA - BEAVER PASSAGE
Type: LL744
Activated: 28/Jun/2017 21:57
CONNIS ISLET LL 744.0 HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY RELOCATED TO APPROXIMATE POSITION 53 45 26.6N 130 19 4.5W 
(NAD 83) NOW SEEN FROM A WHITE TOWER WITH A GREEN BAND AT TOP, LIGHT HAS BEEN CHANGEED FROM WHITE TO 
QUICK FLASH 1S GREEN.



P-0966(2017) KITKATLA WEST LL 745.3
Area: PRINCE RUPERT AND AREA - KITKATLA CHANNEL
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 27/Jun/2017 13:36
KITKATLA ISLANDS WEST LL 745.3 HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION: 53 47 37.4N 130 
23 16.2W (NAD83) SHOWN FROM A WHITE TOWER DISPLAYING FL 4s - WHITE  



P-0946(2017) RUGGED POINT DAYMARK
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - KYUQUOT CHANNEL
Type: LL83
Activated: 25/Jun/2017 11:38
RUGGED PT LL 83.00 STARBOARD DAYMARK HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY DISCONTINUED.



P-0935(2017) MARPOLE RAIL ROAD BRIDGE
Area: FRASER RIVER - MIDDLE ARM
Type: INFO
Activated: 23/Jun/2017 13:14
THE TEMPORARY YELLOW LIGHTS ON BOTH SIDES OF THE BRIDGE SPAN ARE REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.



P-0919(2017) [SAFETY]
Area: VANCOUVER - WEST BAY
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 20/Jun/2017 16:35
A MOORING BUOY HAS SUNK IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 49 20.279N 123 12.24W AND IS CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO 
NAVIGATION.



P-0895(2017) SCIENTIFIC MOORING DEPLOYED
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 15/Jun/2017 16:36
A SCIENTIFIC MOORING IS DEPLOYED IN THE JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT IN POSITION 48 21.34N 124 12.95W AT A DEPTH 
OF 187 METRES. THE MOORING CONTAINS AN INSTRUMENT PACKAGE, AND IS TOPPED WITH A YELLOW FLOAT AT 10 
METRES ABOVE THE SEAFLOOR.

WGS-84 DATUM APPLIES TO ALL MEASUREMENTS.



Cancel Notship(s): P-0894(2017)
P-0891(2017) SCIENTIFIC MOORING
Area: BARKLEY CANYON
Type: INFO
Activated: 15/Jun/2017 01:14
A SCIENTIFIC MOORING IS DEPLOYED AT BARKLEY CANYON AXIS IN POSITION 48 18.9628176 N, 126 03.0555144 W, 
AT A DEPTH OF 988 METRES. THE MOORING CONTAINS AN INSTRUMENT PACKAGE, A YELLOW CONE-SHAPED PLATFORM, AND 
IS TOPPED WITH AN ORANGE BUOY AT 14 M ABOVE THE SEAFLOOR.

WGS-84 DATUM APPLIES TO ALL MEASUREMENTS.



P-0890(2017) SCIENTIFIC MOORING
Area: BARKLEY CANYON
Type: INFO
Activated: 15/Jun/2017 00:57
A SCIENTIFIC MOORING IS DEPLOYED AT BARKLEY CANYON HEAD IN POSITION 48 19.992 N, 125 52.5349788 W, AT A 
DEPTH OF 415 METRES. THE MOORING CONTAINS AN INSTRUMENT PACKAGE, A WHITE CYLINDRICAL PLATFORM, AND IS 
TOPPED WITH AN ORANGE BUOY AT 33 M ABOVE THE SEAFLOOR.

WGS-84 DATUM APPLIES TO ALL MEASUREMENTS.



P-0838(2017)
Area: FRASER RIVER - MIDDLE ARM
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 05/Jun/2017 00:39
THE MIDDLE ARM SWING BRIDGE IS CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.



P-0835(2017)
Area: VANCOUVER HARBOUR - G3 TERMINAL
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 04/Jun/2017 23:09
BEGINNING 5 JUNE 2017 OPERATIONS WILL OCCUR MONDAY TO FRIEDAY WITH VARIABLE WORKING HOURS CONTINUING TO 
APPROXIMATELY OCTOBER 2019. THE EXISTING WARF AND FACILITY IS BEING CONVERTED FROM A BULK MATERIAL 
TERMINAL TO A GAIN SHIPPING FACILITY. MARINE EQUIPMENT WILL BE USED IN SUPPORT OF THIS WORK. THIS WILL 
INCLUDE SELECTIVE DOCK REMOVAL OPERATIONS AND THE INSTALLATION OF NEW DOCK FACILITIES. 

VHF CHANNEL 16 AND 68 WILL BE MONITORED.

A NO WAKE ZONE (SLOW BELL) IS REQUESTED DURING DATES AND HOURS OF OPERATION IN THE VICINITY OF ALL 
MARINE CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT.



P-0792(2017) [SAFETY] FLOAT HOUSE ADRIFT
Area: MAYNE PASSAGE
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 27/May/2017 22:43
A FORTY FOOT BY TWENTY FOOT FLOAT HOUSE REPORTED ADRIFT MID CHANNEL ONE AND HALF MILES SOUTH OF BLIND 
CHANNEL. CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.



Cancel Notship(s): P-0788(2017)
P-0782(2017) MISSION BRIDGE DAMAGE
Area: FRASER RIVER
Type: INFO
Activated: 26/May/2017 18:57
MISSION BRIDGE HAS SUSTAINED DAMAGED TO THE PROTECTION PIER ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF RIVER NEAR THE SW HOLE 
WITH OBSTRUCTIONS PROTRUDING FROM PIER AND POSSIBLE DAMAGE TO GUIDE LIGHTS.

LIGHTS ON THE DOWNSTREAM PIER REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION TRANSITING THE AREA IN AN UP RIVER DIRECTION.



Cancel Notship(s): P-0781(2017)
P-0774(2017) LYNNTERM WEST JETTY LIGHTS
Area: VANCOUVER HARBOUR - LYNNTERM WEST GATE
Type: INFO
Activated: 25/May/2017 17:16
THE JETTY LIGHTS AT LYNNTERM WEST GATE, VANCOUVER HARBOUR ARE REPORTED OUT OF SERVICE.  THE LIGHTS ARE 
IN POSITION 49 18.13'N, 123 2.92'W AND 49 18.04'N, 123 2.63'W.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.



P-0772(2017) VHF DF SERVICE MOUNT HAYS
Area: CHATHAM SOUND - PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 25/May/2017 14:18
PRINCE RUPERT MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES VHF DIRECTION FINDING SERVICE LOCATED AT MOUNT 
HAYS REPORTED OUT OF SERVICE.



P-0770(2017) NORTHUMBERLAND CHANNEL
Area: NORTHUMBERLAND CHANNEL
Type: INFO
Activated: 25/May/2017 12:51
WESTERN FOREST PRODUCTS HAVE CONFIRMED THAT THE BUOYS ARE INDIVIDUALLY ANCHORED AND NOT CONNECTED. ALL 
BUOYS ARE CHARTED ON CANADIAN CHART 3447. 



Cancel Notship(s): P-0055(2014)
P-0767(2017) EHATISAHT LL 93.0
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - ESPERANZA INLET
Type: LL93
Activated: 25/May/2017 08:14
EHATISAHT LL 93.0 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED AS A WHITE TOWER IN APPROXIMATE POSTION 49 52' 51.1"N, 126 49' 
31.4"W (NAD 83). 



P-0754(2017) TAHSIS NARROWS SOUTH
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: LL98.3
Activated: 24/May/2017 14:35
TAHSIS NARROWS SOUTH LL 98.3 - 49 51 36.0N 126 41 30.4W (NAD 83)STRUCTURE HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED 
FROM WHITE WITH GREEN BAND AT TOP TO WHITE ONLY.  



Cancel Notship(s): P-0696(2017)
P-0699(2017) UNDERWATER OBSTRUCTION
Area: FRASER RIVER - NORTH ARM
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 17/May/2017 11:01
AN UNDERWATER OBSTRUCTION HAS BEEN REPORTED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 49 11.993N 123 05.019W

CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION. MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING AREA.





P-0692(2017) [SAFETY] SUNKEN TUG
Area: SECHELT - PORPOISE BAY
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 15/May/2017 12:59
SUNKEN TUG IN PORPOISE BAY, SECHELT APPROXIMATELY 125M OFF THE MARINA TO THE NW AT
49 29.075N 123 45.570W WITH 1' OF WATER COVERING AT LOW WATER. TUG IS MARKED WITH 2 ORANGE BUOYS AND A 
WRECK SIGN.

CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION AND MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO EXERCISE CAUTION WHILE TRANSITING AND 
ANCHORING IN THE AREA.



P-0691(2017) SCIENTIFIC PLATFORM
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - CLAYOQUOT SLOPE
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 15/May/2017 12:23
AN OCEAN NETWORKS CANADA SCIENTIFIC PLATFORM IS DEPLOYED AT CLAYOQUOT SLOPE IN POSITION
48 41.9912N 126 52.3381W, AT A DEPTH OF 1315 METERS WITH INSTRUMENTS AND CABLES IN A 100 METER RADIUS.
WGS-84 DATUM APPLIES TO ALL MEASUREMENTS.



Cancel Notship(s): P-0690(2017)
P-0689(2017) UNDERWATER CABLE
Area: WEST COAST USA TO VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 15/May/2017 11:39
A SCIENTIFIC CABLE HAS BEEN DEPLOYED ON THE SEAFLOOR BETWEEN 48 40.4722N 126 51.1506W, 1256 METERS DEPTH 
AND 48 42.0067N 126 52.3404W, 1317 METERS DEPTH.
WGS-84 DATUM APPLIES TO ALL MEASUREMENTS.



P-0685(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: OKANAGAN LAKE - VERNON
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 14/May/2017 19:33
A PARTIALLY SUNK BARGE ON OKANAGAN LAKE, AT THE ENTRANCE TO VERNON YACHT CLUB, IN POSITION 50 14.13N 119 
21.73W IS UNLIT AND IS CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.



P-0679(2017) TAHSIS NARROWS NORTH
Area: TAHSIS INLET - HECATE CHANNEL
Type: LL98
Activated: 12/May/2017 16:56
TAHSIS NARROWS NORTH LL 98.0 IN POSITION 49 51 52.9N  126 42 28.9W (NAD) STRUCTURE HAS BEEN
PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM WHITE RED BAND AT THE TOP TO WHITE ONLY.



P-0678(2017) KESWAR POINT
Area: BROWNING ENTRANCE - PRINCIPE CHANNEL
Type: LL737
Activated: 12/May/2017 10:14
THE CANADIAN COAST GUARD HAS PERMANENTLY DISCONTINUED THE FOLLOWING AID TO NAVIGATION
KESWAR POINT LL 737.0 EFFECTIVE 12 MAY 2017.
                                                                                                    
REPLACED WITH TABLE HILL LL 737.1 (FLASH 4S RED) PERMANENTLY ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE 
POSITION 53 37 03.1N  130 19 59.5W (NAD) WHITE TOWER WITH RED BAND AT THE TOP.



P-0664(2017) OCEANOGRAPHIC MOORING
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - SAND HEADS
Type: INFO
Activated: 10/May/2017 12:14
A NEW SCIENTIFIC OCEANOGRAPHIC MOORING HAS BEEN PLACED IN THE STRAIT OF GEORGIA IN POSITION  49 05.7024N 
123 20.4973W AT A DEPTH OF 142 METRES. THE MOORING IS TOPPED WITH A SUBMERGED FLOAT AT 17 METRES 
ABOVE BOTTOM.
 
WGS-84 DATUM APPLIES TO ALL MEASUREMENTS.



P-0642(2017) ANCHORAGE RESTRICTION
Area: GULF ISLANDS - PLUMPER SOUND
Type: INFO
Activated: 08/May/2017 14:40
PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, NO SHIPS ARE TO ANCHOR IN PACIFIC PILOTAGE AUTHORITY TRIAL 
ANCHORAGE "C" IN PLUMPER SOUND IN POSITION 48 47.02N, 123 13.47W.  POWER CABLES BETWEEN RAZOR POINT 
AND BREEZY BAY AS SHOWN ON CHS CHART 3477 MAY BE LYING WITHIN THE AREA OF TRIAL ANCHORAGE "C".



P-0641(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - DODD NARROWS
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 08/May/2017 13:39
A SECTION OF "U" SHAPED DOCK, APPROXIMATELY 20 FEET SQUARED, SHOWING 2-3 OUT OF THE WATER WAS REPORTED 
FLOWING NORTH THROUGH DODDS NARROWS.

CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.



P-0600(2017) ANDERSON POINT
Area: NOOTKA SOUND - ZUCIARTE CHANNEL
Type: LL109.8
Activated: 30/Apr/2017 01:29
ANDERSON POINT LL 109.8 HAS BEEN RE-ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION  49 38 45.99N  126 28 17.50W
(NAD83). THE LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED LIGHT CHARACTERISTIC TO FLASH(3)R 12S.



P-0597(2017) HOUSTON RIVER
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND - MUCHALET INLET
Type: LL111.8
Activated: 28/Apr/2017 12:03
HOUSTON RIVER LL 111.8 IN POSITION 49 38 29.0N 126 17 31.6W (NAD 83) HAS BEEN CHANGED TO A WHITE SQUARE 
SKELETON TOWER, RED BAND AT TOP AND THE LIGHT HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM FL 4S WHITE TO FL 4S 
RED.



P-0596(2017) VICTOR ISLAND
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - MUCHALAT INLET
Type: LL112.4
Activated: 28/Apr/2017 11:53
VICTOR ISLAND LL 112.4 HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY RELOCATED TO APPROXIMATE POSITION 49 39 47.3N 126 09 31.(NAD 
83).IT HAS BEEN CHANGED TO A WHITE SQUARE SKELETON TOWER, RED BAND AT TOP AND THE LIGHT HAS BEEN 
PERMANENTLY CHANGED FROM FL 4S WHITE TO FL 4S RED.



P-0537(2017) TEMPORARY BARGE
Area: PT ATKINSON TO CAPE MUDGE - HOWE SOUND
Type: INFO
Activated: 20/Apr/2017 12:08
A TEMPORARY BARGE HAS BEEN ANCHORED IN POSITION 49 21.333'N, 123 17.293', ONE HALF NAUTICAL MILE SOUTH 
OF BIRD ISLETS IN QUEEN CHARLOTTE CHANNEL AND WILL REMAIN UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.



P-0475(2017)
Area: FRASER RIVER - DEAS ISLAND RANGES
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 10/Apr/2017 12:04
A TEMPORARY 24 HOUR SECTOR LIGHT WILL BE ESTABLISHED IN POSITION 49 07.11N 123 04.55W (NAD 83)AS 
FOLLOWS:
071.5 DEG. TO 072.0 DEG. - OCC(3.0s FLASH; 1.0s ECLIPSE)RED
072.0 DEG. TO 072.5 DEG. - FIXED RED
072.5 DEG. TO 073.0 DEG. - ISO 2s (1.0s FLASH; 1.0s ECLIPSE)RED
073.0 DEG. TO 074.0 DEG. - FIXED WHITE
074.0 DEG. TO 074.5 DEG. - ISO 2s (1.0s FLASH; 1.0s ECLIPSE) GREEN
074.5 DEG. TO 075.0 DEG. - FIXED GREEN
075.0 DEG. TO 075.5 DEG. - OCC (3.0s FLASH; 1.0s ECLIPSE) GREEN 
THE Fl(2)6s RED WILL REMAIN (FLASH 0.5s ECLIPSE 1s; FLASH 0.5s ECLIPSE 4s)
ALL BEARINGS ARE APPROXIMATE, TRUE AND GIVEN FROM SEAWARD.
THIS REPLACES LL 348.5 AND LL 348.6 DEAS ISLAND RANGES,IN THE NEAR FUTURE. 

COMMENTS SHOULD BE ADDRESSES TO:
SUPERINTENDENT, GLENNA EVANS
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: Glenna.Evans@dfo-mpo.gc.ca 


P-0417(2017) SECRET BAY CAUTIONARY DAYBEACON
Area: PT ATKINSON TO CAPE MUDGE
Type: UL5320.5
Activated: 31/Mar/2017 11:52
SECRET BAY CAUTIONARY DAYBEACON UL 5320.5 IN POSITION 49 44 58.43N  123 55 43.06W IS REPORTED GONE FROM 
POSITION.


P-0391(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: BOAT HARBOUR
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 27/Mar/2017 09:40
TWO WHITE SAILING VESSELS REPORTED PARTIALLY SUBMERGED AT BOAT HARBOUR IN APPROXIMATE POSITION: 
49 05.731N  123 48.22W ARE NO LONGER A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.



Cancel Notship(s): P-0370(2017)
P-0299(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: CHATHAM SOUND - PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 08/Mar/2017 14:58
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS REMOTE CONTROL RECEIVE FACILITY LOCATED AT MT. HAYS VHF CHANNEL 84 REPORTED OUT OF 
SERVICE.



P-0228(2017) MCTS-OUTAGE-VHF
Area: MT. NEWTON - SANNICH PENINSULA
Type: INFO
Activated: 17/Feb/2017 23:29
VICTORIA MARINE COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC SERVICES DIGITAL SELECTIVE CALLING FACILITY VHF CHANNEL 70 
MT.NEWTON PERIPHERAL NOT OPERATING PROPERLY.



P-0101(2017) INFO
Area: VANCOUVER HARBOUR- CANADA PLACE
Type: INFO
Activated: 23/Jan/2017 09:41
RECENT CHS SURVEYS HAVE IDENTIFIED THE FOLLOWING SHOAL DEPTH (NAD83): 12.4 METERS AT 49 17 24.6 NORTH  
123 06 38.8 WEST.

P-0049(2017) NANAIMO HARBOUR - NORTHUMBERLAND CHANNEL
Area: NANAIMO HARBOUR - NORTHUMBERLAND CHANNEL
Type: INFO
Activated: 11/Jan/2017 12:58
NORTHUMBERLAND CHANNEL ANCHORAGE NA1 IS CLOSED FOR ANCHORAGE WITH AVAILABILITY AT THE DISCRETION OF THE 
HARBOUR MASTERS OFFICE. THE RESTRICTION OF 165 METERS LENGTH OVER ALL IN THIS ANCHORAGE REMAINS IN 
PLACE.



P-0034(2017) RALSTON ISLAND SOUTH LL 738.7
Area: CENTRAL COAST - PRINCIPE CHANNEL-RALSTON ISLAND
Type: NAVIGATIONAL AID
Activated: 09/Jan/2017 08:14
RALSTON ISLAND SOUTH LL 738.7 WHITE TOWER PERMANENTELY ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION:53 27 32.2N 
129 57 23.5W (NAD83), THE LIGHT HAS NOT BEEN ESTABLISHED.



Cancel Notship(s): P-0017(2017)
P-1589(2016) SUBSURFACE CURRENT METER
Area: VANCOUVER HARBOUR - SECOND NARROWS
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 21/Dec/2016 00:27
A SUBSURFACE CURRENT METER HAS BEEN PLACED 3 CABLES WEST OF THE SECOND NARROWS RAILWAY BRIDGE IN POSITION 
49-17.669 N 123-01.925 W LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 3.3 METERS ABOVE THE SEA BED. 


Cancel Notship(s): P-1587(2016)
P-1573(2016) NEW AID
Area: CENTRAL COAST - BROWNING ENTRANCE
Type: NEW AID
Activated: 19/Dec/2016 14:50
CENTRAL COAST - BAIRD POINT

BAIRD POINT LL 742.5 (ISO W 2S) HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION: 
53-40-24.0N 130-24-42.8W   (NAD 83), RACON - MORSE CODE K (-.-)



P-1494(2016) WORK
Area: VANCOUVER HARBOUR - NORTH VANCOUVER
Type: WORK
Activated: 06/Dec/2016 18:00
FRASER RIVER PILE AND DREDGE (FRPD) WILL BE PERFORMING SHIPLOADER WORK AT FIBRECO EXPORTS - OUTSIDE 
BERTH, IN NORTH VANCOUVER BEGINNING DECEMBER 07, 2016 AT APPROXIMATELY 0200 LT AND CONTINUING DAILY 
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

WORK WILL BE CONDUCTED BY MARINE DERRICK THINK BIG AND WILL MONITOR VHF CHANNEL 06.


P-1492(2016) MCTS-OUTAGE
Area: NORTH COAST
Type: MCTS-OUTAGE
Activated: 06/Dec/2016 13:45
PRINCE RUPERT MCTS REMOTE CONTROL VHF DIRECTION FINDING SERVICE LOCATED AT DUNDAS ISLAND REPORTED OUT OF 
SERVICE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.



Cancel Notship(s): P-1491(2016)
P-1252(2016) FRASER RIVER - MAIN CHANNEL
Area: FRASER RIVER - MAIN CHANNEL
Type: INFO
Activated: 24/Oct/2016 06:11
The MV "FRPD 309" will be engaged in underwater dredging operations in the main channel of the Fraser 
River between km 0 to km 34, also discharging spoils at various locations on the river, including the 
Sandheads spoil grounds. Work will commence at approximately 13:00 hours on Monday, October 24, 2016 and 
will be ongoing 24 hours a day until further notice.

The MV "FRPD 309" will be monitoring VHF channel 16 and 74 in the Fraser River and VHF channel 16 and 11 
in transit to the Sandheads spoil grounds.

All vessels are requested to make contact upon approach on the appropriate VHF channel.



P-1055(2016) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: FRASER RIVER - MAIN ARM
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 12/Sep/2016 15:49
Unmarked, underwater pile of rubble located at old Port Mann Bridge piling in position 49 13 14.8N
122 48 45W reported on September 11, 2016 AT 1500 PDT. 

Considered hazard for surface navigation.



Cancel Notship(s): P-1052(2016)
P-0956(2016) HAZARD
Area: SATELLITE CHANNEL - BOATSWAIN BANK
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 19/Aug/2016 15:31
A METAL POST LOCATED ON BOATSWAIN BANK IS UNLIT AND POORLY MARKED IN POSITION 48 42.87N  123 32.75W
MARINERS SHOULD USE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA.



Cancel Notship(s): P-0378(2015),P-0410(2015)
P-0947(2016) TILBURY RANGE 1 REAR
Area: FRASER RIVER
Type: LL352
Activated: 17/Aug/2016 08:51
TILBURY RANGE 1 REAR LL352 LIGHT temporarily discontinued                                    



P-0946(2016) TILBURY RANGE 1 FRONT
Area: FRASER RIVER
Type: LL351
Activated: 17/Aug/2016 08:33
TILBURY RANGE 1 FRONT LL351 LIGHT temporarily discontinued                                    


Cancel Notship(s): P-0924(2016)
P-0849(2016) TILBURY RANGE 1 FRONT
Area: FRASER RIVER
Type: LL351
Activated: 21/Jul/2016 15:30
LL351.0 TILBURY 1 RANGE FRONT SECTOR LIGHT HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED ON THE STRUCTURE.  BEARINGS ARE 
APPROXIMATE, TRUE AND GIVEN FROM SEAWARD AS FOLLOWS: 

248.75 TO 249.25 -  ISO 2S GREEN
249.25 TO 249.75 -  F GREEN
249.75 TO 250.25  - ISO 2S WHITE
250.25 TO 250.75 -  F WHITE
250.75 TO 251.25 -  OCC (FLASH 3S, ECLIPSE 1S) WHITE
251.25 TO 251.75 -  F WHITE
251.75 TO 252.25 -  ISO 2S WHITE
252.25 TO 252.75 -  OCC (3S FLASH, 1S ECLIPSE)  RED
252.75 TO 253.25 - F RED
253.25 TO 253.75 - ISO 2S RED


P-0838(2016) HAZARD - LOGS
Area: CENTRAL COAST - SMITH INLET
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 19/Jul/2016 10:59
THREE LOGS ARE MOORED VERTICALLY NEAR THE ENTRANCE TO MARGARET BAY IN APPROXIMATE POSITIONS:
51 19. 678N 127 31. 617W
51 19. 735N 127 31 .617W
51 19. 921N 127 32 .082W
AND ARE CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.


Cancel Notship(s): P-0829(2016)
P-0806(2016) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER IS. - NOOTKA SOUND
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 12/Jul/2016 16:57
A SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION
49 38.019N 126 29.886W, 40 METERS BELOW THE SURFACE.

THE MOORING WILL REMAIN IN POSITION UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. 


Cancel Notship(s): P-0940(2015)
P-0775(2016) COSTE ROCKS
Area: CENTRAL COAST - AMOS PASSAGE
Type: LL654.4
Activated: 08/Jul/2016 11:39
COSTE ROCKS LL 654.4 (FL (2+1) R 6S) HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION: 53-48'-
20.5"N  128-47'-19.8"W (NAD 83)



Cancel Notship(s): P-0764(2016)
P-0721(2016) NEW AID
Area: CENTRAL COAST - STEWART NARROWS - COGHLAN ANCHORAGE
Type: NEW AID
Activated: 29/Jun/2016 15:35
A NEW LIGHT, STEWART NARROWS WEST LL 651.4(Q G 1S)HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY ESTABLISHED IN APPROXIMATE 
POSITION 53- 24' 06.1"N 129- 16' 53.8"W (NAD 83)



P-0710(2016) [SAFETY] BUOY
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - MILITARY AREA WG
Type: BUOY
Activated: 28/Jun/2016 22:18
FLASHING YELLOW NAVY BUOY IN MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WG
IS REPORTED TO BE 1/2NM NORTH OF CHARTED POSITION 
49 19.559N  124 05.331W 



P-0524(2016) [SAFETY]
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - SECHELT
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 12/May/2016 12:49
A 5FT VERTICAL AND EMBEDDED PIECE OF METAL BOOM IS REPORTED IN A POSITION BETWEEN WILSON CREEK AND 
WHITE ISLETS APPROXIMATELY 50FT FROM SHORE. 

CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.



P-0204(2016) INFO
Area: - SWANSON CHANNEL
Type: INFO
Activated: 23/Feb/2016 02:31
A bottom mounted ODAS buoy has been placed in position 48 degs 46 mins 28.26sec N 123 degs
20 mins 34.56 secs W. Buoy located approximately 8 metres off seabed.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1539(2015)
P-0203(2016) INFO
Area: - HARO STRAIT - SOUTH
Type: INFO
Activated: 23/Feb/2016 02:27
A bottom mounted ODAS buoy has been placed in position 48 degs 30 mns 23.68 secs N 123 degs
12 mins 37.92 secs W. Buoy located approximately 8 metres off seabed.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1538(2015)
P-0202(2016) INFO
Area: - BOUNDARY PASS
Type: INFO
Activated: 23/Feb/2016 02:22
A bottom mounted ODAS buoy has been placed in position in position 48 degs 41 mins 7.32 secs N 123 degs
16 mins 26.1 secs W. Buoy located approximately 8 metres off seabed.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1537(2015)
P-0201(2016) INFO
Area: - SATELLITE CHANNEL
Type: INFO
Activated: 23/Feb/2016 02:17
A bottom mounted ODAS buoy has been placed in position 48 degs 42 mins 52.92 mins W 123 degs
26 mins 12.84 W. Buoy located approximately 8 metres off seabed.
Cancel Notship(s): P-1536(2015)
P-0200(2016) INFO
Area: - SAANICH INLET
Type: INFO
Activated: 23/Feb/2016 02:13
A bottom mounted ODAS buoy has been placed in position 48 degs 38 mins 3.42 secs N 123 degs
30 mins 18.36 secs W. Buoy located approximately 8 metres off seabed. 
Cancel Notship(s): P-1535(2015)
P-1469(2015) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: FRASER RIVER - QUEENS REACH
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 04/Dec/2015 15:38
A BROKEN PILING EXTENDING 5.7 METRES FROM THE BOTTOM HAS BEEN LOCATED IN POSITION
49 13.1N 122 49.7W (NAD83) AND IS CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION

MARINERS SHOULD NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION WHEN TRANSITTING THE AREA
P-1346(2015)
Area: ENGLISH BAY - EAST BAY
Type:
Activated: 10/Nov/2015 18:17
A subsurface mooring buoy has been deployed in English Bay south of East Bay in position
49 19.75N 123 12.73W. The buoy is approximately 31 metres below the surface at low tide.

P-1335(2015) BUOY
Area: BURRARD INLET - SECOND NARROWS
Type: BUOY
Activated: 08/Nov/2015 10:02
A SUB SURFACE MOORING BUOY HAS BEEN DEPLOYED WEST OF SECOND NARROWS, BURRARD
INLET IN POSITION 49 17.6513N 123 02.9063W.

THE BUOYU IS APPROXIMATELY 31 METRES BELOW THE SURFACE AT LOW TIDE.

VICTORIA MCTS
P-1333(2015)
Area: BURRARD INLET
Type:
Activated: 08/Nov/2015 09:43
A SUB SURFACE MOORING BUOY HAS BEEN DEPLOYED WEST OF ROCHE POINT, BURRARD INLET
IN POSITION 49 17.8852N 122 57.5558W.

THE BUOY IS APPOXIMATELY 31 METRES BELOW THE SURFACE AT LOW TIDE.

VICTORIA MCTS
P-0872(2015)
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - CORTES ISLAND
Type:
Activated: 23/Jul/2015 15:56
A SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION 50 03.632N 
124 52.008W (NAD unknown) APPROXIMATELY 35 METRES BELOW THE SURFACE 
AND WILL REMAIN IN POSITION UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

CANCEL NOTSHIP P-0946(2014)
P-0767(2015) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: HOWE SOUND - SQUAMISH
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 03/Jul/2015 09:25
A TEST PILE HAS BEEN DRIVEN IN POSITION 49 41 2.15 N 123 10 12.19 W (CHART DATUM UNKNOWN). 
THE TOP OF THE PILE SITS APPROXIMATELY 7.8 METERS ABOVE CHART DATUM.
CONSIDERED A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION. 

P-0697(2015) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: West Coast Vancouver Island
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 22/Jun/2015 10:40
NOTICE TO SHIPPING P-1136(2013)

WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND

Two scientific mooring buoys have been deployed in close
proximity to Ocean Station Papa (nominally 50N 145W)

One surface mooring buoy with an amber flashing light (group 
flashing 5 every 20 seconds) is located in position:

50 07.51N    144 49.89W (NAD 83)

A second yellow ODAS buoy, with an amber flashing light
(group flashing 5 every 20 seconds) and marked with 
NOAA-PMEL PAPA-CLIMATE has been placed in position:

49 54.22N   145 14.60W (NAD 83)

These buoys will remain in position until further notice.


(Contact: J.P. TULLY)

Victoria MCTS




P-0641(2015) SKIDEGATE CHANNEL EAST NARROWS BUOY C10
Area: QUEEN CHARLOTTE ISLANDS - EAST NARROWS
Type: UL6091.5
Activated: 08/Jun/2015 06:29
A TEMPORARY BUOY, SKIDEGATE CHANNEL EAST NARROWS BUOY C10, UL 6091.5, 
HAS BEEN PLACED IN APPROXIMATE POSITION 53 08' 43.5"N 132 14' 31.3"W TO REPLACE 
SKIDEGATE CHANNEL EAST NARROWS #3 DAYBEACON UL 6091.4. THE BUOY IS RED IN 
COLOUR AND IS FITTED WITH RED RETRO-REFLECTIVE TAPE AND WHITE LETTERING.

CANCEL NOTSHIP P-0634
Cancel Notship(s): P-0634(2015)
P-0016(2015) SUBSURFACE TAUT-LINE
Area: PRINCE RUPERT - CHATHAM SOUND
Type: INFO
Activated: 06/Jan/2015 16:11
Three subsurface taut-line mooring systems have been deployed
in Chatham Sound, at location coordinates as follows:

1. 54 16.254N 130 34.629W, Depth 95 meters chart datum.

2. 54 12.087N 130 39.986W, Depth 114 meters chart datum.

3. 54 10.205N 130 29.203W, Depth 109 meters chart datum.

The moorings will have no surface manifestation and thus are not expected
to present any navigational hazard.
P-1500(2014) SUBSURFACE WAVE AND CURRENT BUOY
Area: PRINCE RUPERT - TUCK INLET
Type:
Activated: 27/Oct/2014 13:38
A Wave and Current Bouy has been deployed in position
54 20.616N 130 16.641W (NAD Unknown) Depth 55.7M below
chart datum. The buoy is 1m in diameter and has a light.
P-1499(2014) SUBSURFACE TIDE GUAGE
Area: PRINCE RUPERT - TUCK INLET
Type:
Activated: 27/Oct/2014 13:28
A Subsurface Tide Guage has been mounted on a 
seabed frame in Osborn Cove position 54 22.728N 130 14.886W
(NAD Uknown) Depth 3M below chart datum. 
Its position is marked with an orange crab float.
P-1498(2014) SUBSURFACE TAUT-LINE
Area: PRINCE RUPERT - TUCK INLET
Type:
Activated: 27/Oct/2014 13:06
A Subsurface taut-line has been deployed in position 
54 22.023N 130 15.803W(NAD Unknown) at a depth of 56.6M 
below chart datum. The moorings submerged float will rest in the water
column at 19M below chart datum.
P-1460(2014) SUBSURFACE SEABED FRAME
Area: PRINCE RUPERT - DIGBY ISLAND
Type: INFO
Activated: 23/Oct/2014 09:19
A 1 meter tall subsurface seabed frame has been deployed at
54 14.666N   130 21.830W   (NAD Unknown) at a
depth of 15 meters until further notice.
P-1304(2014) METOCEAN SUBSURFACE MOORINGS
Area: DOUGLAS CHANNEL
Type: INFO
Activated: 23/Sep/2014 15:23
Three subsurface Metocean moorings have been installed until
further notice in the following positions: 

53 57.650N  128 40.961W (19 metres below the surface)
53 59.312N  128 40.945W (91 metres below the surface)
53 59.372N  128 40.439W (46 metres below the surface) (NAD 83)
Cancel Notship(s): P-0897(2014)
P-1002(2014) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: BUOY
Activated: 15/Jul/2014 14:25
A subsurface mooring buoy has been deployed in position
50 44.905N   130 53.661W  (NAD 83)
approx. 250 metres below the surface.

The buoy will remain in position until further notice.
P-0969(2014) ACOUSTIC RECORDERS
Area: CHATHAM SOUND
Type: INFO
Activated: 10/Jul/2014 04:40
3 acoustic recorders have been deployed on the ocean floor
in the following positions:

1 -   54 15 4.68N   130 21 37.8W    at a depth of 15 meters
2 -   54 16 36.8N   130 48 8.28W    at a depth of 100 meters
3 -   54 37 31.8N   130 27 43.6W    at a depth of 50 meters
(NAD Unknown)
P-0951(2014) HYDROPHONE
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - HORNBY ISLAND
Type: INFO
Activated: 07/Jul/2014 09:25
An unmarked hydrophone has been deployed in postion:
49 29.307N   124 39.313W  (NAD Unknown)
at a depth of 15 metres at low tide until further notice.
P-0940(2014) SUBSURFACE BUOY PRINCIPE CHANNE
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - PRINCIPE CHANNEL
Type: BUOY
Activated: 04/Jul/2014 18:30
A subsurface mooring buoy has been deployed
in position: 53 15.765N 129 42.608W (NAD 83)
approximately 42 meters below the surface  
     
The buoy will remain in position until
further notice.
P-0939(2014) SUBSURFACE BUOY - OTTER CHANNEL
Area: NORTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS - OTTER CHANNEL
Type: BUOY
Activated: 04/Jul/2014 18:26
A Suburface mooring buoy has been deployed
in position: 53 11.946N 129 30.484W  (NAD 83)
approximately 16 meters below the surface. 

The buoy will remain in position until
further notice .
P-0892(2014) DATA COLLECTION BUOY
Area: DOUGLAS CHANNEL - BISH COVE
Type: INFO
Activated: 26/Jun/2014 17:05
A yellow data collection buoy approximately 2.7 meters in diameter 
has been installed in position 53 55 10 N  128 44 54 W.

The buoy will remain in place until further notice.
P-0464(2014) [SAFETY] DAMAGED SUBMERGED PILINGS
Area: FRASER RIVER
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 24/Mar/2014 19:34
Damaged submerged pilings may be present along the Annacis Auto 
Terminal training wall in the following approximate position:

 49 10  50   N    122 55  29  W   (no nad given)

Considered a hazard to navigation, mariners 
advised to transit with caution.
P-1612(2013) INFO
Area: SAANICH INLET - BUTCHART COVE
Type: INFO
Activated: 13/Dec/2013 16:36
An unlit mooring buoy has been placed in Butchart Cove approximate 
position 48 34.115N 123 28.236W and is reported to be submerged at high 
tide. 
There is a dark green scotchman buoy marking the submerged buoy.
P-0940(2013) GORGE HARBOUR
Area: GORGE HARBOUR
Type: INFO
Activated: 25/Jul/2013 07:11
A 1.5 inch rope, marked with a plastic float, is reported 
approx 6 inches below the water and secured to the 
bottom in position 50 05.985N  125 00.609W.
P-0905(2013) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: QUEEN CHARLOTTE SOUND
Type: INFO
Activated: 18/Jul/2013 08:30
A subsurface mooring buoy for scientific data collection has 
been deployed in position 51 40.168 N 130 17.036 W (NAD 27)
extending 15m above the bottom until further notice.
P-0727(2013) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: NODALES CHANNEL
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 13/Jun/2013 15:11
Three one-inch nylon lines are reported floating on the 
surface from an abandoned fish farm located at Sonora 
Point extending 300M into the channel to approximate 
position 50 25.608 W 125 18.635 W (NAD unknown).

Considered a hazard to navigation.
P-0632(2013) ACOUSTIC RECORDER
Area: HARO STRAIT
Type:
Activated: 28/May/2013 09:13
An acoustic recorder extending 40 metres above the sea bottom 
has been deployed in the following position

48 30 26.72N  123 11 50.69W (NAD unknown).
P-0631(2013) ACOUSTIC RECORDER
Area: HARO STRAIT
Type:
Activated: 28/May/2013 09:10
An acoustic recorder has been deployed 50 meters below the 
surface in the following position

48 30 27.63N  12311 54.35W (NAD unknown).
P-0622(2013) ACOUSTIC RECORDER
Area: JUAN DE FUCA - VICTORIA
Type:
Activated: 27/May/2013 07:03
An acoustic recorder extending 40 metres above the sea bottom 
has been deployed in the following position

48 22 59.00N  123 23 51.48W (NAD unknown).
P-0616(2013) ACOUSTIC RECORDER
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - DELTAPORT
Type:
Activated: 26/May/2013 10:12
An acoustic recorder extending 40 metres above the sea bottom 
has been deployed in the following position

49 00 15.46N  123 09 18.77W (NAD unknown)
P-0549(2013) [SAFETY] SUBMERGED VESSEL
Area: SECHELT INLET - PORPOISE BAY
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 10/May/2013 09:00
A 25ft red and white wooden vessel is reported partially submerged 
in Snake Bay.

Considered a hazard to navigation. Mariners are advised to use caution
when transitting the area.
P-1647(2012) OCEAN CURRENT MEASURING INSTRUMENT
Area: CHATAM SOUND
Type: INFO
Activated: 13/Nov/2012 04:06
An Ocean Current Measuring Instrument will be deployed in
position:  54 13.091N   130 20.222W (NAD Unknown) from
Nov. 13, 2012 until further notice.

Marine traffic is requested to avoid anchoring in this area.

(The instrument will be placed on the seabed and is only
0.7m high with no ground lines or cable attached to the frame
and will not be marked by a buoy.)
P-1409(2012) ACOUSTIC DEVICE
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR - RIDLEY ISLAND
Type: INFO
Activated: 19/Sep/2012 09:41
A sub-surfacce listening device with floation attached has been deployed
in position 54 12 31N 130 20 25W (NAD unknown)

Mariners are advised to use caution when transiting the area
P-0748(2012) NEPTUNE CANADA INSTRUMENTS
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 31/May/2012 20:04
A platform containing and surrounded by scientific cables and instruments 
stands 1.5m off the seafloor and has components in a 100m radius in position:

48.2742833 N  126.174665W (NAD unknown)

The system is running on 10,000V of power and will remain in place until further 
notice.
P-1365(2011) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: INFO
Activated: 21/Sep/2011 16:56
A subsurface mooring buoy has been deployed in position
47 58.41N  129 04.94W (WGS 84) at a depth of 1888 metres
below the surface and will remain there until further notice.
P-1364(2011) SUBSURFACE MOORING BUOY
Area: WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
Type: INFO
Activated: 21/Sep/2011 16:42
A subsurface mooring buoy has been deployed in position
47 58.48N  129 05.25W (WGS 84) at a depth of 1877 metres
below the surface and will remain there until further notice.
P-0798(2010) GENERAL
Area: MATHIESON CHANNEL - COUNSEL PT.
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 25/May/2010 12:44
There is an uncharted sub-surface scientific mooring in
position; 52 37.971N   128 13.761W  (NAD Unknown)
approx. 2nm NNE of Counsel Pt.  The mooring is visible
at low water and shows 2 spherical orange floats approx.
12-18 inches in diameter with a small yellow float attached.

Mariners are requested to proceed with caution when transiting
the area.
P-1064(2008) SAND BAR
Area: FRASER RIVER - PARSONS CHANNEL
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 22/Jul/2008 08:08
A sand bar has formed downstream of pier M2 of the new Golden Ears 
Bridge, between the pier and the east end of Barnston Island near
Parsons Channel.

The sand bar will be marked with "Hazard Buoy".

Mariners are advised to use caution while transiting the area.

(Considered a hazard to navigation)

Cancel Notship(s): P-1811(2007)
________________________________________________________________________________
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