Coast Guard assists with release of last oiled brown pelican from Hurricane Isaac

Coast Guard assists with release of last oiled brown pelican from Hurricane Isaac
NEW ORLEANS —  The Coast Guard and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries released the last of the oiled brown pelicans injured during Hurricane Isaac, Saturday. During Hurricane Isaac, an abandoned oil production facility discharged crude oil which harmed the surrounding environment and wildlife. Following the damage from the hurricane, the juvenile brown pelican was collected...

Coast Guard Station Ponce Inlet rescues brown pelican

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Two Guardians from Coast Guard Station Ponce Inlet, Fla., rescued an entangled pelican Sunday morning near the Intracoastal Waterway in New Smyrna Beach, Fla.