THIS is the ICE pack in Frobisher Bay, Nunavut in late JULY!....... Nunatsiaq News: The Canadian Coast Guard Ship Des Groseilliers escorts the NSSI cargo ship Anna Desgagnés through a heavy ice pack in Frobisher Bay July 26. The Coast Guard vessels Des Groseilliers and Terry Fox have spent days battling ice to safely bring the cargo ships Anna Desgagnés and Qamutik, operated by NEAS, into Iqaluit. (PHOTO COURTESY OF ENVIRONMENT CANADA) — in Iqaluit, Nunavut.
Steady flow of freighters for next days through the Soo Locks. In the lower St. Marys River, eight freighters waiting. A great thanks to the hard working ice cutters. Detroit District, U.S. Army Corps of EngineersBoatnerd. Canadian Coast Guard Cutter Pierre Radisson leads the Roger Blough, first upbound freighter of the 2014 season, to the Poe Lock. Due to heavy ice in the lower river, the Coast Guard is bringing vessels up one at time.
Detroit District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers The 322 foot-long Canadian Coast Guard Cutter Pierre Radisson leaves the Poe Lock on its way to Eastern Lake Superior to assist the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Mackinaw currently escorting the Cason J. Calloway and John G. Munson through towards the locks. The convoy left Two Harbors, Minnesota on March 26th. L