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


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