Great Lakes Angler Blog

St. Lawrence Seaway opens shipping season tomorrow

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Port of Indiana, IN – The St. Lawrence Seaway will open its 54th annual international shipping season on Thursday, March 22. The first vessel to transit the Welland Canal as part of the opening ceremony will be the Wilf Seymour/Alouette Spirit from McKeil Marine. The event will include the annual "top hat" ceremony - a tradition since 1947 where a top hat is presented to the captain of the season's first vessel. Indiana's first international ship is tentatively scheduled to arrive at the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor on April 7. The MV Isadora, a Polsteam vessel, is traveling from Ijmuiden, Netherlands.  Read Full Story

GlAngler Subscription

Recent Posts


Bait head Coast Guard Niagara Falls Faria Grab Rail Technology Air show Rain suit Minnesota Soo Locks METS The Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls Gunnison, CO LineSnubber Indiana DNR Bug repellent Barry Brown Marine Lowrance tackle storage Brite Wash Homeport Marine Marketing Aluminum Deep V Series Thermacell Alaskan Matt Straw Delorme Marine General Beckson BASSMASTER Side Thruster Acme Slide Moor EVOLVE FISHING CO ice fishing, Bro Show, Traditions Media Skamania Mania STRATTEC Insurance U.S.S.A. Reese Gene Larew Port of Indiana The Harry Lure Macho Minnow Line Tournament Mark Chmura Kill switch Chicago barrier Buff USSA Flat Slider 75 TRAC Nautical Larson Electronics Tools NAIFC Championship Rippin Lips Tournament Grade Circle Hooks ODNR Rig'N Tails Seakeeper gyro RedHead Tim Popfinger Boating Brad's Contaminants Wind Power toilet Mustad Up Stream Hydration Back Pack Salmon Unlimited of Illinois Normark Rescue SeaEra QC Wake Fishing Chargers Tournaments Ryan Wilson Soft Jigwobbler Honda Shurhold Radio binoculars Manistee Army Corp of Engineers Full Throttle CUSTOM JIGS 'N' SPINS On board Asian carp Bethel University Beckson Marine Deck Plate YUM Lund Lead Oculus Marine Speakers Holland KVD Speedbag Wormfile Insect repellent Coleman AKOYA Bristol Bay Boat US Fish Hawk XD4 Deep Sea Diver Navigation Smart Guide to Freshwater Fishing Custom Jigs & Spins Personal Flotation Devices Sunglasses YUM Dinger USO Smart Guide Publications Olcott, NY PulseTech River Fishing Chaco High school bass fishing Okuma Fuel NMEA Muskie Lure Alabama Rig Todd Sokolow Launch ramp Storage Louie Stout weather Bass Iaconelli Lake Ontario PLB Free Fishing Weekend Ryan Kleckner Bristol Bay Salmon Catch & Cook News PRADCO Boats SeaLife Cameras Power Mary Snyder Whistler Spoon Kevin VanDam Headgear Blue Collar Outdoors Alaska Wounded Warriors 580P lenses Orca Fin System Innovative Outdoors Lip-Stix Forage Minnow Speakers SOG News/Social Team Aqua-Vu Aqualuma Footwear Scott Glorvigen Multitools New Lures Shelter Swanson-Russell Davis Instruments CLASSIC Telescoping JIggler Long Rod South Haven Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel Turning Point Props Foul weather gear Evinrude Tom Neustrom Safety Z-Man MULL BLOG Yamaha ATV DSC exotic invader USCG Fiberglass tiller Scott Martin Whale Gill NA ONIX Salmon Sun protection Weather Buoy Audio MATE USA Rapala Angler great lakes Walleye tournament Extended Warranty Lake of the Woods Volvo Penta Lakemaster MUSHING Glacier Glove Andrew Semprevivo Goby USCGA Berkley Crankbait Net Autotether Angler 175T tree stand injury Keep Kool Gull Lake Marine Monel Metal Cannon Optima Dogwood Canyon Trail Runs Frigibar Humminbird 360 Knife sharpening WeatherStation Future Fisherman Foundation radar Youth Dave Mull Blog Moisture Muncher Jerky Prosepec Electronics Bob Schmidt Hevi-Beads Greater Niagara Fishing & Outdoor Expo Beckson Marine Stowaway Bag Plates and Kits Mack's Lures dock lines Lake Michigan Games BoatUS Aquatic AV Skarlis Plano Synergy sunglass Tyee Brown trout Mike Seymour Black Velvet Swim Whizz EZ Splice Fasteners Brandon Newby Electronics Scholarship Bass Pro Shops Four-Person Dome Tent with Screen Porch Raritan IGFA Fishing Ethanol Grunden's Ascend Evolve Michigan DNR HELLA ATV iPilot YUMphibian Legend Gold Micro-Mobile Pro Viewing Case Steve Wood Kurt Mazurek Global Spectrum InvisaSnap New Zealand Boat lifts DuraSafe Ultimate Flannel Shirts Masters Walleye Circuit Cabela's Size limits Torpedo Divers Green Bay Lake Superior Mag Light One-Handle-Does-It-All System Tommy Skarlis BOLT Padlock Bass Pro Shops Gift Card Dave Mull Husky Jerk Grand Rapids Ultimate Outdoors Show Brian Brosdahl Lighting Jonathon VanDam Interlux Shoremaster Ranger VS1780 F-Series Storm Gear Strike King Ditch Beckson Marine Stowaway Bag Plate Mr. Twister Tracker Marine Gary Giudice Ravenswood Media Lights Boga Lock Jeff's Tackle Shop Marine Radio Muscle Squared 65 Fort Wayne, Indiana bimini top South Haven, Michigan John E. Phillips Apps PFDs Knives redfish Plano DuraSafe Electronics Lock Rough Weather Tides Mercury Marine Gear Chronglobal Bass lure Shoes Onyx Milennia MIL-iDock Rods Absolute Outdoor, Inc. Costa Sunglasses Yamaha Jack Links Spencer Yachts Michigan City, Indiana Lake Assault ShowSpan JBL iPilot Link Titan Chain Green Bay, Wisconsin Coleman cooler Camera mount Airmar Bug bite relief Boat maintenance Swim bait Great Lakes Troller Earth Day Kayak Hunting Rovermax LR 100 Multi-species Pharmaceuticals FLW Wisconsin Rushton Gregory GPS Speedometer exotic species Gary Dollahon Traxstech Vick Corey Schmidt Traditions Tackle Bag Fishing Clubs Black Earth Creek Clam Jeff Gustafson New York Fiberglass boat National Guard Home Port Marine Marketing Ultracoat Rain gear Endura CMP Global Reef Runner Kindle book WFN Owners tournament Mystery Tackle Box Northland Records Extreme Baitcast Reel Pro Polish Sphaera splice inReach Tight Lines Jewelry Deck Plate Bass fishing Aqua-Vu clubs spinning rod Kayaks Whale Pumps Traditions Media Conservation Marathon Walleyes spreader light AmVets LineGrabber KVD Speedbag cruzin Wild River series Costa mudsnail LakeMaster Western States Version jigs Marsh Madness fitness Mark Zona Andrew Dordek Bheestie Bag Boat names Mosquito repellent Baitcast Fishing Pole BBQ Lighter EZ BoatPort Izaak Walton League Topwater Contest hardbaits marlin Ranger Aluminum Deep V Series B.A.S.S. ChartSelect Bad Elf Slender Spoon Northwest Indiana Steelheaders Smartfind S20 Personal AIS Beacon Lund Boats Conservation Ranger Gravity boat rental Pop-Up LED Bowlights Dollohan Accon Marine Minn Kota Radial Sheldon's LCWCC Clay Dyer Serious Shine Soul5 Tackle Labs Oakley Sunglasses Trout Unlimited Oshkosh Water Buddies Accessories Catfish Uncle Norm's Walleye 1675 Pro Guide BASSMASTER CLASSIC Sunstream Boat Lifts Marine NewsWire Mack's Lure Spreads Bait Holder Silver Horde Simrad Fishouflage Big Bear Products Snow-Shoe Tip-Up Practical Sailor Lake Huron Blue Heron Communications La Mar Shock Wave ABT Stabenow Quantum St. Croix blue marlin Batteries Boating safety Video Dan Egan Lake Erie Ditty bag Balog VMC Mazurek TRAC Ecological Bro Brosdahl Promise Keeper spoon Marcum Ranger Boats Tip-Up Dave Genz Rugged Shark Line Recycle Bin Personal Flotation Device ASA Sharpeners Marine Lighting Ice Fishing BoatUS Angler RAT FINKEE Wedding Ring Rippin' Lips Magnum Flow-Troll Dollahon Lures Synergy Outdoors LOTSA Beckson Marine treestand injury Matt Serbenski Chatterbait Bass Pro Shops GPS for Lightning Connector Glorvigen Grady-White Ned Rig Fish America Foundation Wildlife Forever Cliff Pace Triton Boats Sportsman's rights Princecraft Safe boating McMurdo Aqua Vu iPad Bibs Kevin Van Dam ABT X-2 Countdown Plano Tackle Boxes Dunkirk, NY Hobie Pro Angler FRIDAY FUNNIES Costa Del Mar St. Croix Rods Bass Pro iPhone award Ice Features Frabill Legend Extreme EZ Dock OHIO Streams Boat Covers Patrick Hurst JVD Dogs MWC Shipping Venice, Louisiana WileyX Sport Shows KVD Swedish FireKnife Downriggers Odd'ball Fin Spin Hamlin Martin-Flory Side Imaging Bait Rigs Jeff Wenzel Hobie Trade Shows Betsy Michigan Church Tackle Invasive species Lake trout eZSplice Brian "Bro" Brosdahl Rubrail University of Buffalo