Coast Guard February 14, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Anchorage Regulations; Stonington, ME, Deer Island Thorofare, Penobscot Bay, ME
Document Number: E8-2693
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-02-14
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to establish Crotch Island Special Anchorage in Stonington, Maine, on Deer Island Thorofare, Penobscot Bay. This action is necessary to facilitate safe navigation in that area and to provide safe and secure anchorage for vessels of not more than 65 feet. This proposal is intended to increase the safety for life and property on Deer Island Thorofare, improve the safety of anchored vessels, create workable boundaries for future mooring expansion, and provide for the overall safe and efficient flow of recreational vessels and commerce.
Anchorage Regulations; Boston Harbor, MA, Weymouth Fore River
Document Number: E8-2692
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-02-14
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to establish Gull Point(PT) Special Anchorage area in the Weymouth Fore River, Weymouth, Massachusetts. This proposed action is necessary to facilitate safe navigation and provide a safe and secure anchorage for vessels of not more than 65 feet in length. This action is intended to increase the safety of life and property in the Weymouth Fore River, improve the safety of anchored vessels, and provide for the overall safe and efficient flow of vessel traffic and commerce.