Coast Guard Eyes Buoy Changes in RI

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The Coast Guard is considering making many changes to the designations of buoys in Block Island Sound and Narragansett Bay at Mount Hope Bay/Taunton River, Seekonk River, Allen Harbor, Wickford Harbor, and Cole River.

The Coast Guard welcomes public feedback on these projects. Feedback should be provided to Edward G. LeBlanc at 401-435-2351 or Edward.G.LeBlanc@uscg.mil by October 1, 2015. Reference the specific project number listed below when commenting on a proposal. No changes will take place before November 1, 2015.

Block Island Sound and Approaches – Point Judith Pond
Project Number: 01-15-071

The U.S. Coast Guard is considering changing this waterway’s seasonal status to “Maintained from 01 May to 31 October.”

Point Judith Pond Channel Buoy 25 (LLNR 19640)

Point Judith Pond Channel Buoy 26 (LLNR 19645)

Point Judith Pond Channel Buoy 28 (LLNR 19650)

Point Judith Pond Channel Buoy 29 (LLNR 19655)

Point Judith Pond Channel Buoy 30 (LLNR 19660)

Point Judith Pond Channel Buoy 31 (LLNR 19665)

Point Judith Pond Channel Buoy 32 (LLNR 19670)

Point Judith Pond Channel Buoy 33 (LLNR 19675)

 

Narragansett Bay – Mount Hope Bay – Taunton River
Project Number: 01-15-066

The U.S. Coast Guard is considering changing this waterway’s seasonal status to “Maintained from 01 May to 31 October.”

Taunton River Channel Buoy 8 (LLNR 19020)

Taunton River Channel Buoy 9 (LLNR 19025)

Taunton River Channel Buoy 10 (LLNR 19030)

Taunton River Channel Buoy 12 (LLNR 19035)

Taunton River Channel Buoy 14 (LLNR 19040)

Taunton River Channel Buoy 15 (LLNR 19045)

Taunton River Channel Buoy 16 (LLNR 19050)

Taunton River Channel Buoy 17 (LLNR 19055)

Taunton River Channel Buoy 18 (LLNR 19057)

Taunton River Channel Buoy 19 (LLNR 19060)

Taunton River Channel Buoy 20 (LLNR 19065)

Taunton River Channel Buoy 22 (LLNR 19070)

 

Narragansett Bay – Seekonk River
Project Number: 01-15-068

The U.S. Coast Guard is considering changing this waterway’s seasonal status to “Maintained from 01 May to 31 October.”

Seekonk River Channel Buoy 6 (LLNR 18620)

Seekonk River Channel Buoy 8 (LLNR 18630)

Seekonk River Channel Buoy 13 (LLNR 18640)

Seekonk River Channel Buoy 18 (LLNR 18650)

Seekonk River Channel Buoy 19 (LLNR 18655)

Seekonk River Channel Buoy 22 (LLNR 18665)

Seekonk River Channel Buoy 23 (LLNR 18670)

Seekonk River Channel Buoy 27 (LLNR 18675)

DISESTABLISH the following aids:

Seekonk River Channel Buoy 7 (LLNR 18625)

Seekonk River Channel Buoy 11 (LLNR 18635)

Seekonk River Channel Buoy 17 (LLNR 18645)

Seekonk River Channel Buoy 21 (LLNR 18660)

 

Narragansett Bay – West Passage – Allen Harbor
Project Number: 01-15-070

The U.S. Coast Guard is considering changing this waterway’s seasonal status to “Maintained from 01 May to 31 October.”

Allen Harbor Buoy 3 (LLNR 19300)

Allen Harbor Buoy 4 (LLNR 19305)

Allen Harbor Buoy 5 (LLNR 19310)

Allen Harbor Buoy 6 (LLNR 19315)

 

Narragansett Bay – West Passage – Wickford Harbor
Project Number: 01-15-069

The U.S. Coast Guard is considering changing this waterway’s seasonal status to “Maintained from 01 May to 31 October.”

Wickford Harbor Buoy 7 (LLNR 19150)

Wickford Harbor Buoy 8 (LLNR 19155)

Wickford Harbor Buoy 9 (LLNR 19160)

Wickford Harbor Buoy 10 (LLNR 19165)

 

Narragansett Bay – Mount Hope Bay – Cole River
Project Number: 01-15-067

The U.S. Coast Guard is considering DISESTABLISHING the following aids:

Cole River Buoy 2 (LLNR 19075)

Cole River Buoy 4(LLNR 19076)

Cole River Buoy 6 (LLNR 19077)