Cleanup and investigation of San Francisco Bay oil spill continues

Cleanup and investigation of San Francisco Bay oil spill continues
SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard and California Department of Fish and Wildlife personnel continue to respond to a fuel spill that occurred near Pier 45 at Fisherman’s Wharf in the San Francisco Bay Saturday. At 10:56 a.m., Saturday, Coast Guard Sector San Francisco personnel received a report that an undetermined amount of fuel oil was discharged into the water from the SS Jeremiah O’Brien....

Coast Guard conducts multi-agency training

Coast Guard conducts multi-agency training
ALAMEDA, Calif. — The Coast Guard and local agencies held a multi-agency training day at the Port of West Sacramento, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013. The exercise provided an opportunity for officials, observers and partners from 16 participating federal, state and county agencies to test capabilities, evaluate interagency operability and improve communications, said Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st...

Coast Guard, partner agencies conduct fisheries enforcement boardings

Coast Guard, partner agencies conduct fisheries enforcement boardings
ALAMEDA, Calif. — The 11th Coast Guard District, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Office of Law Enforcement (OLE), and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife conducted joint boardings Sept. 26 – Oct. 1, 2013, to coincide with the closure of California’s commercial salmon season. OLE personnel accompanied Coast Guard teams in conducting the offshore boardings of...

Coast Guard to conduct fisheries, safety boardings near Morro Bay, Calif.

Coast Guard to conduct fisheries, safety boardings near Morro Bay, Calif.
ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Coast Guard is partnering with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration and state law enforcement agencies to conduct fisheries and recreational safety boardings near Morro Bay and Port San Luis this weekend. The boardings will be a mix of recreational boating safety and fisheries boardings to coincide with Near Shore Rock...