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Eighth District Waterways Branch (dpw)

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Waterways Branch
Eighth Coast Guard District
500 Poydras St
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 671-2107

Waterways Branch (dpw)


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Contact Information:

Branch Chief: (504) 671-2017

Private Aids to Navigation:
(504) 671-2328

Marine Information:
(504) 671-2327

LNG (Liquified Natural Gas)
(504) 671-2107

OCS (Outer Continental Shelf)
Safety Zones:
(504) 671-2017

Waterways Analysis and
(504) 671-2326

Vessel Traffic Service:
(504) 671-2109

Fax: (504) 671-2137

Last Modified 11/7/2014