Discussion on Multiple Use Waterways
This session will provide information on the challenges facing the Marine Transportation System and an overview of Coast Guard authorities related shared waterways. We will also have a discussion on sources of information related to navigation information and improving stakeholder engagement.
Chief of Waterways Management Division One (WWM-1)
U.S. Coast Guard
CDR Laura Springer is the Chief of the Waterways Management Division One (WWM-1) at U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, DC. In this capacity she is responsible for promoting safe and efficient waterways. Her prior tours include operational assignments as a waterways manager, marine inspector, casualty investigator, and operational planner.