Buoys, Lights & Aids to Navigation

Private Aids to Navigation

Private Aids to Navigation - An Owner's Guide to Private Buoys TP 14799 (Transport Canada Publication)

International Association of Lighthouse Authorities IALA

See the IALA website to access the Maritime Buoyage System publication

 

Canadian Marine Differential Global Positioning System (DGPS) Broadcast Standard

DGPS reference stations in Canada

DGPS Reference Stations in Canada
Station NameId. #s of Reference StationsDGPS Station IDGeog. Position
Latitude Longitude
Frequency [khz]Bit/s
Cape Race, Newfoundland 338,339 940 46 46 N
53 11 W
315 200
Cape Ray, Newfoundland 340,341 942 47 38 N
59 14 W
288 200
Cape Norman, Newfoundland 342,343 944 51 30 N
55 49 W
310 200
Rigolet, Newfoundland 344,345 946 54 15 N
58 30 W
299 200
Partridge Island, New Brunswick 326,327 939 45 14 N
66 03 W
295 200
Pt. Escuminiac, New Brunswick 332,333 936 47 04 N
64 48 W
319 200
Fox Island, Nova Scotia 336,337 934 45 20 N
61 05 W
307 200
Hartlen Point, Nova Scotia
(Summer 2000)
330,331 937 44 35 N
63 27 W
298 200
Western Head, Nova Scotia 334,335 935 43 59 N
64 40 W
312 200
St.-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec 312,313 929 45 19 N
73 19 W
296 200
Trois-Rivières, Quebec 314,315 928 46 23 N
72 27 W
321 200
Lauzon, Quebec 316,317 927 46 49 N
71 10 W
309 200
Rivière-du-loop, Quebec 318,319 926 47 46 N
69 36 W
300 200
Moisie, Quebec 320,321 925 50 12 N
66 07 W
313 200
Wiarton, Ontario 310,311 918 44 45 N
81 07 W
286 200
Cardinal, Ontario 308,309 919 44 47 N
75 25 W
306 200
Alert Bay, British Columbia 300,301 909 50 35 N
126 55 W
309 200
Amphritrite Pt., British Columbia 302,303 908 48 55 N
125 33 W
315 200
Richmond, British Columbia 304,305 907 49 11 N
123 07 W
320 200
Sandspit, British Columbia 306,307 906 53 14 N
131 49 W
300 200