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What is a control buoy?
is a buoy that marks an area where boating is restricted.
It's coloured white, with an orange, open-faced circle on two opposite sides and two horizontal orange bands, one above and one below the circles
a black figure or symbol within the orange circles shows what the restriction is (speed limits, wash restrictions, etc.)
if it carries a light is shall be yellow and flash once every 4 seconds.
To learn more about the different
buoys and beacons
that can be found on the waters in Canada.
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