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Types of buoys and what they mean
> Port hand day beacon
Port hand day beacon
What is a port hand day beacon?
A port hand day beacon is
similar to a
hand lateral buoy.
It points out the left side of a preferred channel.
It must be kept on the left when the craft is going
It is a black or green square centered on a white background with a green reflective boarder.
It has no lights and is visible only during daylight.
To learn more about the different
buoys and markers
that can be found on the waters in Canada.
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