Nav Buoys Removed from Wareham River, MA

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Wareham Week: Boaters entering the Wareham River might have noticed a major change as of late, and although Wareham officials aren’t happy with the recent development, there may be nothing they can do.

At Tuesday evening’s meeting of the Board of Selectmen, town officials, including Harbormaster Garry Buckminster, discussed the United States Coast Guard’s recent decisions to eliminate marker buoys on the Wareham River, a federal channel, that help boaters navigate the waters.

While many of those present expressed disapproval, Selectman Patrick Tropeano expressed fears that it may be too late.

Read more about the Coast Guard’s decision to remove navigational buoys on the Wareham River.