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Our Mission

To coordinate the safe and efficient transit of vessels in San Francisco Bay in an effort to prevent accidents and the associated loss of life and damage to property and the environment.

We execute our mission by:


MONITORING vessel movements,
INFORMING mariners of other vessels and potential hazards,
RECOMMENDING courses of action when we see a situation that the mariner may not have seen, and
DIRECTING the outcome of situations when necessary to prevent disasters.

Revised San Francisco Offshore Traffic Separation Schemes are NOW in effect.

Click below for TSS information and coordinates.

Local Notice to Mariners 16/2013 Extract (Redacted)

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