Coast Guard Cutter Polar Sea stops in Kodiak to embark scientists for Bering Sea Ecosystem Study

KODIAK, Alaska — The Coast Guard Cutter Polar Sea, one of the world’s most powerful non-nuclear icebreakers, homeported in Seattle, will arrive and moor at the city pier in Kodiak Thursday. The stop is to embark scientists as part of a two-month deployment in support of the Bering Sea Ecosystem Study (BEST).

Coast Guard Cutter Healy to arrive in Dutch Harbor

DUTCH HARBOR, Alaska – The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy, based in Seattle, Wash., is scheduled to arrive here Tuesday to offload supplies and personnel before transiting home after compleating the second phase of the Bering Ecosystem Study (BEST).