The Gulf Intracoastal Canal Association is a not-for-profit trade association. Our mission is to facilitate commerce through ensuring safe, reliable and efficient Gulf Coast waterways.

    Our Vision, GICA the Voice of the GIWW and its users.
    Gulf Intracoastal Canal Association:
    Keeps mariners informed of GIWW conditions
    Maintains Gulf Inland Waterways Joint Hurricane Response Protocol
    Advocates for GIWW improvements
    Ensures Coastal Protection and Restoration efforts consider navigation needs
    Informs, Educates our public about the GIWW and Inland Waterways
    There are many great benefits to being part of the Gulf Intracoastal Canal Association. From the most up-to-date navigation information to breaking news on issues and solutions affecting the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, members have access to a wealth of information.
    Our 113th Annual GICA Seminar is set for August 1-3, 2018 at the Westin New Orleans. We'll again have a relevant, informative program for our attendees. Registration details will be posted on this website in early spring. Hope to see you in New Orleans!

    For your planning, our 114th Seminar is scheduled for August 7-9, 2019. 



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