Hurricane Maria Response Crews Conduct Vessel Owner Outreach in Culebra, Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria Response Crews Conduct Vessel Owner Outreach in Culebra, Puerto Rico
Team members with the Hurricane Maria ESF-10 Puerto Rico assess distressed vessels, locate boat owners, and evaluate possible environmental concerns surrounding salvage operations, Culebra, Puerto Rico, Dec. 8, 2017. The team that visited the marina included representatives from the U.S. Coast Guard, Environmental Protection Agency, and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The ESF-10 mission...

Hurricane Maria response team assesses distressed vessels in Isleta Marina, Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria response team assesses distressed vessels  in Isleta Marina, Puerto Rico
Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Travis Rogers, a member of the Hurricane Maria ESF-10 Puerto Rico response team, describes efforts to remove damaged and sunken vessels from the water and return them to the owner at no cost, or process them for disposal. Boat owners are urged to call the Vessel Owner Outreach Hotline at (786) 521-3900 to salvage their stricken vessels at no cost. (U.S. Coast Guard video...

Crews accelerate salvage operations in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

Crews accelerate salvage operations in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria
U.S. Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Rich Bassin affixes a reference sticker to a sunken boat caused by Hurricane Maria in Fajardo, Puerto Rico.The Maria ESF-10 PR Unified Command, consisting of the Department of Natural and Environmental Resources, U.S. Coast Guard in conjunction with the Puerto Rico Environmental Quality Control Board, Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. and Fish & Wildlife...