Mooring buoys on Severn River - SailNet Community

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > Out There > Destinations > Chesapeake / Central US east coast > Chesapeake Bay
 Not a Member? 


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 07-05-2009
dvuyxx's Avatar
s/v Tiger Lily
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Washington, DC - Annapolis
Posts: 567
Thanks: 50
Thanked 16 Times in 13 Posts
Rep Power: 6
dvuyxx is on a distinguished road
Mooring buoys on Severn River

I am moving to a waterfront property on the Severn River (Severna Park, MD in Anne Arundel County) later this Fall. Does anyone have experience or know how to establish a mooring buoy? This would be in Yanz Cove. Is this something you need to secure through the county, state, or USCG?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #2  
Old 07-05-2009
T37Chef's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 4,362
Thanks: 74
Thanked 40 Times in 35 Posts
Rep Power: 9
T37Chef will become famous soon enough
Contact the County, AA County has strict permits on anything related to water or building...and it will probably take you months to get it...and don't even think about doing it without a permit!!! Ask the guy who built is house behind Dobbins Island
__________________
Cheers,
Shawn & the crew of S/V Windgeist

1982 Tartan 37 CB - Hull #358


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #3  
Old 07-05-2009
dvuyxx's Avatar
s/v Tiger Lily
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Washington, DC - Annapolis
Posts: 567
Thanks: 50
Thanked 16 Times in 13 Posts
Rep Power: 6
dvuyxx is on a distinguished road
Thanks Chef. Ha! I've heard about the house on Dobbins Island from my in-laws (live in the area). I'll do it by the book.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #4  
Old 07-05-2009
T37Chef's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 4,362
Thanks: 74
Thanked 40 Times in 35 Posts
Rep Power: 9
T37Chef will become famous soon enough
Yea, unfortunately, from what I understand, his actions lead to a lot of revision to anything related to permits in AA county. A friend of ours has a place right near Dobbins and had a hell of time getting permits to rebuild his pier after TS Isabel hit the bay. Craitoo just did a pier, on the Magothy, you might try sending him a PM
__________________
Cheers,
Shawn & the crew of S/V Windgeist

1982 Tartan 37 CB - Hull #358


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Last edited by T37Chef; 07-25-2009 at 09:40 AM.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #5  
Old 07-08-2009
dvuyxx's Avatar
s/v Tiger Lily
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Washington, DC - Annapolis
Posts: 567
Thanks: 50
Thanked 16 Times in 13 Posts
Rep Power: 6
dvuyxx is on a distinguished road
Suprising update. It turns out that Anne Arundel Co, The State of MD, or any other governing body, does NOT require any permits of any kind for mooring buoys provided they do not impede private or public access such as private piers or public channels.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #6  
Old 07-09-2009
bloodhunter's Avatar
ex-Navy
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Baltimore
Posts: 224
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 6
bloodhunter is on a distinguished road
Smile mooring buoys

When I lived in Severna Park on the Magothy, as I remember, people had to go thru the USCG for mooring buoys. Seems that for anything connected to the land you had to go through the county and the environment folks, on the water it was the Coasties. This was about 15 years ago so my memory may be faulty. Anyway it doesn't hurt to check
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #7  
Old 07-09-2009
JohnRPollard's Avatar
Moderator
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Chesapeake
Posts: 5,680
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Rep Power: 10
JohnRPollard is a jewel in the rough JohnRPollard is a jewel in the rough JohnRPollard is a jewel in the rough
Quote:
Originally Posted by dvuyxx View Post
Suprising update. It turns out that Anne Arundel Co, The State of MD, or any other governing body, does NOT require any permits of any kind for mooring buoys provided they do not impede private or public access such as private piers or public channels.
This is consistent with my understanding.
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Pacific Seacraft Crealock 31 #62

NEVER CALLS CRUISINGDAD BACK....CAN"T TAKE THE ACCENT
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #8  
Old 07-09-2009
bloodhunter's Avatar
ex-Navy
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Baltimore
Posts: 224
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 6
bloodhunter is on a distinguished road
Don't know Yantz cove, but Cattail Creek where I lived was very narrow, had a lot of private pieres and a community marina. I bleived the check with the USCG was to determine whether a mooring was impeding access
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #9  
Old 07-17-2009
tri413's Avatar
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Richmond, VA
Posts: 16
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
tri413 is on a distinguished road
When I asked the USCG about installing a mooring they replied:

Quote:
Sir you will need permit from the Virginia Marine Resource Commission, the United States Coast Guard and the Corps of Engineers. I would recommend you start at VMRC.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #10  
Old 07-17-2009
sailingdog's Avatar
Telstar 28
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: New England
Posts: 43,290
Thanks: 0
Thanked 11 Times in 11 Posts
Rep Power: 13
sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice
Quote:
Originally Posted by tri413 View Post
When I asked the USCG about installing a mooring they replied:
exactly, how would this apply to someone in MARYLAND?????
__________________
Sailingdog

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Telstar 28
New England

You know what the first rule of sailing is? ...Love. You can learn all the math in the 'verse, but you take
a boat to the sea you don't love, she'll shake you off just as sure as the turning of the worlds. Love keeps
her going when she oughta fall down, tells you she's hurting 'fore she keens. Makes her a home.

óCpt. Mal Reynolds, Serenity (edited)

If you're new to the Sailnet Forums... please read this
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
.

StillóDON'T READ THAT POST AGAIN.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

By choosing to post the reply above you agree to the rules you agreed to when joining Sailnet.
Click Here to view those rules.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the SailNet Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Please note: After entering 3 characters a list of Usernames already in use will appear and the list will disappear once a valid Username is entered.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

 
Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Leaving boat on Mooring in Severn River for Winter? RichardM General Discussion (sailing related) 12 11-17-2008 07:53 PM
Mooring systems GoodOldBoat Good Old Boat 3 10-09-2007 10:05 PM
Letís Hear it for the Buoys Ralph Doolin Seamanship Articles 0 05-22-2003 09:00 PM
The Mechanics of Mooring Mark Matthews Seamanship Articles 0 05-19-2002 09:00 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:12 PM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012

The SailNet.com store is owned and operated by a company independent of the SailNet.com forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.