Coast Guard images from around the globe
A Coast Guard Station Islamorada rescue crew arrive on scene of a vessel fire in the vicinity of Whale Harbor Channel, Islamorada, Oct. 13, 2021. A Good Samaritan rescued the two people who were on board. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Logan Venero)
Members from a contracted cleanup team pick up a tar ball on Crystal Cove Beach in Newport Beach, California, Oct. 14, 2021. Tar ball collection on Orange County beaches has decreased, and recovered tar balls are increasingly smaller in size and more dispersed. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Janessa Warschkow).
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy (WAGB 20) crewmembers aboard the cutter’s 26-foot Cutter Boat Large Polar return to the Healy after conducting training in Baffin Bay, Sept. 27, 2021. Healy’s crew routinely conducts training to maintain proficiency and qualify new boat crew members. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Matt Masaschi.
A Coast Guard Aviation Training Center Mobile aircrew accompanied by a Coast Guard Marine Safety Center salvage engineering response team conduct a damage assessment overflight over Southeast Louisiana, Sep. 7, 2021. The Coast Guard SERT observed grounded vessels throughout Venice, Port Fourchon, Grand Isle, Larose and Houma, Louisiana. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Gabriel Wisdom)
Coast Guard recruits in company Delta-201 receive orders to their first duty stations at the Fisherman’s Memorial in Cape May, N.J., Sept. 8, 2021. U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May serves the American public by leveraging the talent and passion of our staff to produce high quality, mission-ready recruits, and delivering professional and customer-focused services to enable missions for our units, tenants, and region. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Shannon Kearney)
Petty Officer 3rd Class Peter Bessonoff hands a range marker board to Seaman Aurelio Rojas, and Seaman Jarrod Pell aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Axe in Morgan City, Louisiana, Sept. 20, 2021. The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Axe (WLIC-75310) crew prepares to go underway to work on aids to navigation damaged by Hurricane Ida in the southern region of Louisiana. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Vincent Moreno)
Coast Guard Cutter Munro (WMSL 755) crewmember Petty Officer 2nd Class Kurt Chlebek, a boatswains mate, is greeted by his dog after Munro returned to their homeport in Alameda, California, Oct. 20, 2021, following a 102-day, 22,000 nautical mile multi-mission deployment. Munro’s crew departed Alameda in July for a Western Pacific patrol and operated in support of United States Indo-Pacific Command, which oversees military operations in the region. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Matt Masaschi.
Ruddy Duck – after cleaning photo – Los Angeles Oiled Bird Care and Education Center in San Pedro, CA. Oct. 5, 2021. Credit OWCN, UC Davis.
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