Coast Guard, State of Alaska monitors defueling of fishing tender near Shoup Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard, State of Alaska monitors defueling of fishing tender near Shoup Bay, Alaska
VALDEZ, Alaska — Coast Guard and Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation personnel continue to monitor response efforts to remove the pollution threat and cargo of fish from the 65-foot fishing tender Fate Hunter, grounded near Shoup Bay, four miles west of Valdez, Friday. After receiving Coast Guard and ADEC approval of their defueling plan, Global Diving and Salvage and Alaska Chadux...

Fishing vessel Raidawn towed safely to Cordova

Fishing vessel Raidawn towed safely to Cordova
VALDEZ, Alaska — Coast Guard personnel oversaw the successful relocation of the 49-foot fishing tender Raidawn to Cordova Tuesday following an intentional grounding in Main Bay in Prince William Sound. A visual inspection of the Raidawn by Coast Guard response personnel found a 12 inch by 4 inch fracture on the left side of the hull in the vicinity of the engine room. Alaska Marine Response successfully...