Contract Placement of Buoys on Artificial Fishing Reefs off Port Aransas and Port Isabel - Developmental Activities in Region V


Two DL-4 buoys complete with 6,000-pound concrete anchors and chains were placed on artificial reefs previously constructed by the Texas Game and Fish Commission. One of these buoys was placed on the Port Aransas reef at latitude 27 degrees 46' 25" and longitude 95 degrees 58' 15"; the other was placed near Port Isabel at latitude 26 degrees 05' 21" and longitude 97 degrees 06'. This work was done by a private firm under contract.


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Port Mansfield, Port Isabel, buoy placement, navigation