MARSEC Levels and What do they mean?


MARSEC = MARitime SECurity

MARSEC Level III - Corresponds to the Homeland Security Advisory System Condition RED.

MARSEC Level II - Corresponds to the Homeland Security Advisory System Condition ORANGE.

MARSEC Level I - Corresponds to the Homeland Security Advisory System Conditions GREEN, BLUE, YELLOW.

Captain of the Port of NY determines MARSEC Level, and MARSEC Level can vary at different port locations, and can be independent of HSAS.

 

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