As a result of recent investigations, SHAI hereby posts notice of a reduction in minimum harbour draft for the North Berth, Marine Terminal, and Approach Channel to -6.0m, relative to chart datum, until further notice. Please consult Port Manager at 902 687-7209(office) or 902 940-7464 (cellular) for updates.
This weekend’s 40 knot south gales proved no contest for the new Souris Harbour Breakwater. The newly constructed 475 meter rubble mound (rock) breakwater faced its first trial on Saturday and demonstrated its strong wave breaking capabilities. Port Manager and Fisherman, Art MacDonald said that before reconstruction, fishermen could tell what seas they could expect.
One of the most important transfers of a port gets finalized tomorrow in Kings County. The Souris Harbour Authority Inc. (SHAI) becomes the owner of the port and harbour from Transport Canada. This announcement was made today by Gus Clinton, Chairman of the Souris Harbour Authority Inc. SHAI is a not-for-profit local entity established to.