Coast Guard completes safety risk analysis for vessels transiting through Chicago’s electric fish barrier

Coast Guard completes safety risk analysis for vessels transiting through Chicago's electric fish barrier
CLEVELAND — A study by the Coast Guard’s Research and Development Center concluded that the current rules governing vessel traffic across Chicago’s electric fish dispersal barrier effectively address the risks posed by the barrier’s electrified waters, the Coast Guard announced, Tuesday. Coast Guard regulations prescribe operating rules and guidance for commercial and recreational mariners...

Coast Guard, partner agencies seek input to update Great Lakes Restoration Initiative action plan

 Coast Guard, partner agencies seek input to update Great Lakes Restoration Initiative action plan
CLEVELAND – The U.S. Coast Guard, in coordination with the Great Lakes Interagency Task Force, invites members of the public to provide input to a planned update of the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action Plan at a meeting scheduled for Wednesday. The meeting will be 6-8 p.m. EST on the 2nd floor of the Louis Stokes Annex of the Cleveland Public Library, 325 Superior Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio. The...