Coast Guard working to reopen Mobile and Pascagoula ports and channels

Mobile, Ala. – The Coast Guard, as part of a Joint Hurricane Team (JHT), is working to reopen the Mobile and Pascagoula Ship Channels to deep-draft traffic. Currently, the Port of Mobile is open to vessel traffic with a draft of 35 feet or less, but the Theodore Barge Canal is closed. The Port of Pascagoula is open to all traffic with a draft of 12 feet or less, but Horn Island Channel remains...