For the month of September, there were 15 commercial vessel passages on the Saginaw River. This is a decrease of two passages as compared to the year before, but right on the 5-year average of 15 passages for September.
Looking at the year-to-date for the end of September, there were 75 commercial vessel passages. This represents a decrease of 24 passages from the 99 logged last year during the same time period. Looking at the 5-year average, 2016 is 15 commercial vessel passages below the average for the same time period.