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Kent and Essex IFCA Survey of Native Oysters

NtM no.15 of 2017  

NOTICE TO MARINERS      No 15 of 2017


Kent and Essex IFCA are intending to conduct a dredge survey of native oysters in the rivers Blackwater, Colne, Crouch and Roach between 06th March and17th March 2017.  The survey operations at sites located within the CHA District are scheduled for the second week in March (13th-17th).

Please note this may overrun as weather will play a role in how the work progresses.

The Surveys will be conducted from vessel FPV Tamesis, which will maintain a listening watch on VHF Channels 11 & 16 whilst underway within the CHA District.

Mariners are requested to keep a good lookout and not impede the vessel whilst she is conducting operations.         


Susan Harrison MSM

Harbour Master

3rd March 2017