CHAPTER 6: On The Waterways
THE UNIFORM STATE WATERWAYS MARKING SYSTEM
Non-Lateral Informational and Regulatory Markers
Non-lateral markers give you important information about the area in which you are boating. The most common non-lateral markers are regulatory markers that are white with orange markings and black lettering. Here are some examples.
Displays information such as directions, distances, and locations in the area. Use information inside the square as a guide.
Indicates rules in a controlled area, such as speed limits and wash restrictions. Follow the restrictions displayed within the orange circle.
KEEP-OUT (DIAMOND WITH CROSSING LINES)
Indicates exclusion or closed areas where boats are prohibited. Steer clear!