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4/21/2017: Great Lakes – Regulated Navigation Areas and Safety Zones

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The Coast Guard proposes to amend its Great Lakes Regulated Navigation Areas to include one additional regulated navigation area in Green Bay, Wisconsin and safety zones in the Lake Erie Islands and Saginaw Bay, Michigan. These zones will apply during the winter months and are necessary to protect waterway users, vessels, and mariners from hazards associated with winter conditions and navigation.

Public comments may be submitted on or before May 22, 2017.

For more information, view the Federal Register notice.

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