Coast Guard August 18, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone; Tall Ships Duluth 2016-Giant Duck, Lake Superior, Duluth, MN
Document Number: 2016-19698
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-08-18
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a safety zone around the Giant Duck barge and its corresponding tug during the Tall Ships Duluth 2016 parade of sail in Lake Superior near Duluth, MN. This safety zone will provide for the regulation of vessel traffic in the vicinity of the tow in the navigable waters of the United States. This safety zone is necessary to safeguard participants and spectators from the hazards associated with the limited maneuverability of a barge and tow. Entry of vessels or persons into this zone is prohibited unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port Duluth.