Coast Guard tows fishing vessel Advance and works to repair damaged navigation aid

ALAMEDA, Calif. – At high tide last night a crew from Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay successfully towed the fishing vessel Advance from the shoal it had grounded on Thursday morning. The operator of the vessel removed approximately 1,200 pounds of salmon and ice to lighten the vessel, and at 10:48 p.m. the Coast Guard crew used a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat to tow it to Spud Point Marina in Bodega...

Coast Guard and agency partner continue clean-up efforts around sunk tug

SAN FRANCISCO – The U.S. Coast Guard and California Fish and Game’s Office of Spill Pervention and Response continue the investigation and oversight of clean-up efforts after the decommissioned naval tug, the USS Wenonah, sunk at Pier 1 on Treasure Island, here.