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Florida Boating News

March 25, 2009
Locks on Ockeechobee Waterway Closing for Repairs

Due to regularly scheduled maintenance in the Okeechobee Waterway (OWW), mariners are strongly advised that the following should be taken into consideration whether transiting Lake Okeechobee or stopping for recreational activities such as fishing.

For specific questions about boating issues or BoatUS Government Affairs, please e-mail the department at
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