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Bay Marchand Diving Ops and GI Tarpon rodeo

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Good morning all and good luck this weekend, I would like to ask for a little help
If anyone with the GI Tarpon Rodeo could give some assistance with this it would be GREATLY appreciated.
Currently in the Bay Marchand Area there are many numerous dive operations going on all over the field. These dive ops consist on numerous jackup boats and one or two live dive boats. We have divers in the water off and on all day long and have already encountered some close traffic this morning,
let alone tomorrow when thing really get going.
What i am needing some help with is if the Organizers or some of the Charter Captians can maybe make some type of announcements at the evening Weigh Ins or at some of the other functions and heping to explain to the participants about the flags displayed to look out for on these operations. We do announce the areas that dive ops are being conducted in ON CHANNEL 16 VHF WITH THE LATS AND LONGS OF THOSE LOCATIONS ON A REGULAR BASIS.
We do have what we call a LIVE BOAT in the field and he has divers walking lines out on the bottom. This entails a diver on bottom behind an OPERATING UNDER POWER BOAT AND HE COULD POTENTIALLY BE UP TO 100 YRDS BEHIND THE BOAT.
Any help with informing the public of these potential hazards to the diver would be greatly appreciated and could result in the saving of someones life.
We typically ask for a 1/2 mile CPA on these operations to insure the safety of our personnel on bottom.
Any help From GI TARPON RODEO ORGANIZERS,CAPTAINS, OR LOUISIANA SPORTSMAN MAGAZINE ADMINISTRATORS WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED IN INFORMING THE PUBLIC OF THE HAZARDS IN THESE AREAS OF OPERATIONS.
THIS IS A GREAT FORUM TO INFORM THE PUBLIC OF ITEMS SUCH AS THESE ALONG WITH ALL OF THE OTHER GREAT ARTICLES AND POSTS.
THANKS AND GOOD LUCK ALL THIS WEEKEND , BRITT L., AKA -IN D BAYOU HUNTER
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bump
i know LSM is there
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Divers still in Bay Marchand
Stay away from the dive boats -- We got too close and had a warning flare shot at us!
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