Notice to Mariners – Changes in Aids to Navigation Overton Arm Area of Lake Mead 31-07
Contact: Roxanne Dey, 702.293.8961
Lake Mead Recreation Area Superintendent William K Dickenson announces changes to Aids to Navigation in the Overton Arm area of Lake Mead. Due to lowering water levels, the following Navigation Aid has been established:
Ramshead Rock “#8A” is located at:
36 degrees 16 minutes 00.4 seconds north
This aid will show a red triangle day mark and a red “quick flash” sequence. The red light will be on for 0.3 seconds, then off for 0.7 seconds. The entire sequence is then repeated.
Did You Know?
In October 1857, a caravan of 28 camels crossed the Colorado River below present Bullhead City, AZ. Lieutenant Edward F. Beale was testing camels for desert travel for the War Department.