Ice breaking to begin in Delta County waters

ESCANABA – The U.S. Coast Guard is conducting ice breaking operations in the waters of Green Bay. These operations will likely occur in some areas used by recreational users such as, but not limited to, Little Bay De Noc, the entrance channel into Marinette and Menominee, the Fox River and lower Green Bay, and Sturgeon Bay Ship Canal,.

Recreational users of the ice should plan their activity carefully, use caution near the ice, and stay away from shipping channels and the charted Lake Carriers Association (LCA) track lines.

Everyone is reminded the shipping season is still ongoing and to expect vessel movements in these waters through the shipping season.