Essex Island Marina

Essex Island Marina offers a quiet, nature-packed respite from the shops, restaurants, and quaint – but bustling – village atmosphere. The “resort” marina provides plenty of family fun, too, with an oversized swimming pool, picnic area, wheelhouse customer lounge and plenty of family recreation areas, including volleyball, basketball, horseshoes, badminton, ping pong, bocce, and more. Read More

2019 Best Marina Contest

Voting is now open! Marinalife’s 10th Annual Best Marina Contest Now’s the time to cast your vote for favorite marina in two categories: Best Small Marina (under 100 slips) and Best Large Marina (100+ slips). Share this page with your boating friends and community to encourage them to show appreciation for their favorite marina destination! 

South Carolina, Wapoo Creek Bridge Closure

The Coast Guard has authorized the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) to temporarily deviate from drawbridge operation regulation 33 CFR 117.911(d) that governs the SR 171/700 (Wappoo Cut) Bridge across the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway (Wappoo Creek), mile 470.8 at Charleston, South Carolina. Under this temporary deviation, the SR 171/700 (Wappoo Cut) Bridge is allowed Read More

North Carolina, Neuse River Danger Zone

NORTH CAROLINA – PAMLICO SOUND – DANGER ZONES FROM 16 MAY TO 31 MAY 2019 HANCOCK CREEK ADJACENT TO MCAS CHERRY POINT (WATERS IN HANCOCK CREEK NORTH OF CAHOOGUE CREEK INTO THE NEUSE RIVER LOCATED AT THE MOUTH OF HANCOCK CREEK), PINEY ISLAND (BT-11), AND BRANDT ISLAND (BT-9): LIVE FIRE OPERATIONS BEING CONDUCTED WHICH EFFECT/IMPACT Read More

Florida, St. Johns River, Dunn Creek, Bridge Clearance Change

Until further notice, the Captain of the Port of Jacksonville advises all mariners that there is a reduction in the vertical clearance (less vertical clearance than the 45 feet published on the bridge) due to the overhead cables in the vicinity of HWY 17/SR 15 Dunn Creek Bridge in Satsuma, Fl. Mariners are advised to Read More

Maryland, Annapolis Harbor, Air Show Restrictions

In support of the annual U. S. Naval Academy Blue Angels Air Show practice and performance demonstrations over the Severn River at Annapolis, MD during May 21-22, 2019, a marked channel will be temporarily established in the Severn River near Horn Point. The floating markers will be set on or about 12 noon on Monday, Read More

Delaware, Rehoboth, Bridge Construction

An engineering firm on behalf of the Delaware Department of Transportation will be conducting maintenance at the Lewes and Rehoboth Canal, Rehoboth Avenue (SR 1A) Bridge, at mile 6.7, Rehoboth, DE. The maintenance will be conducted between Thursday, March 21 and Friday, May 24, 2019; Mon-Fri; from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. The maintenance will Read More

North Carolina, Atlantic Beach Bridge Maintenance

An engineering firm, on behalf of North Carolina Department of Transportation, will be performing maintenance on the SR 1184 (Atlantic Beach Bridge) bridge, over the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway (AIWW), Bogue Sound, at mile 206.7, between Morehead City, NC and Atlantic Beach, NC. The maintenance, which began October 2018, will continue to be conducted from 7 Read More

Florida, Lake Okeechobee, Lake Levels Update

U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District Data Ending  2400 hours 29 APR 2019    Today’s Lake Okeechobee Stage = 11.24 (Feet-NGVD29) Today’s Route 1 Navigational Depth ≈ 5.18 Feet Today’s Route 2 Navigational Depth ≈ 3.38 Feet Bridge Clearance = 52.85 Feet Feet Report Generated 30APR2019 @ 15:07** Preliminary Data-Subject to Revision** Due Read More

Virginia, Chesapeake City, Great Bridge Lock Delays and Closures

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is continuing to preform valve replacement and diving at the Great Bridge Lock, located in Chesapeake, Virginia. Work is expected to continue until July 2019. On May 8, 2019 and May 9, 2019, installation of a cofferdam on the southwest end of lock wall will occur. The lock will Read More