Coast Guard rescues 3 from capsized boat near Tomales Bay

Coast Guard rescues 3 from capsized boat near Tomales Bay
Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay boat crew members rescue three fishermen from a capsized boat near Tomales Bay, California, Nov. 22, 2021. The boat crew launched after receiving a report of a capsized boat and were able to rescue all three of the fishermen with no reported injuries. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued three fishermen Monday morning after their boat began...

Coast Guard ramps up security during San Francisco Fleet Week

Coast Guard ramps up security during San Francisco Fleet Week
Coast Guard Cutter Orcas San Francisco Fleet Week file photo by Petty Officer Kevin J. Neff SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard has ramped up security for this year’s San Francisco Fleet Week to ensure events are safe and fun for both participants and spectators. The public can expect an increased presence of Coast Guard vessels in San Francisco Bay to ensure safety and security for mariners and participants. “San...

Coast Guard rescues stranded man off rocks near Greyhound Rock County Park

Coast Guard rescues stranded man off rocks near Greyhound Rock County Park
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued a stranded man Sunday from Greyhound Rock at Greyhound Rock County Park. A bystander contacted Coast Guard Station Monterey watchstanders at 7:39 p.m. reporting a person was stranded on Greyhound Rock. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders dispatched a Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard urges mariners to avoid Lake Tahoe waters until wildfires subside

Coast Guard urges mariners to avoid Lake Tahoe waters until wildfires subside
25-foot Response Boat-Small from Coast Guard Station Lake Tahoe file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Pamela J. Manns. SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard is urging mariners to avoid all recreational activities on the waters of Lake Tahoe until the wildfires have subsided. The availability of Coast Guard Station Lake Tahoe boat crews and other emergency first responders on the water may be significantly...

Coast Guard, Southern Marin Fire crews rescue 5 from cliff near Muir Beach

Coast Guard, Southern Marin Fire crews rescue 5 from cliff near Muir Beach
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard and Southern Marin Fire Protection District crews rescued five people Saturday from a cliffside near Muir Beach. Battalion 3, Southern Marin Fire Protection District, notified Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders at 8:17 p.m. Saturday of three people stranded on a cliff face...

Coast Guard terminates 8 illegal charter voyages in Lake Tahoe

Coast Guard terminates 8 illegal charter voyages in Lake Tahoe
A U.S. Coast Guard Station Lake Tahoe boat crew member prepares for a boarding on Lake Tahoe, California, Aug. 7, 2021. The Coast Guard stopped eight illegal charter boats operating on Lake Tahoe during a surge operation in early August. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo/released) SAN FRANCISCO —The Coast Guard stopped eight illegal charter boats operating on Lake Tahoe during a surge operation in...

Coast Guard, partner agencies salvage sailboat after Thursday rescue

Coast Guard, partner agencies salvage sailboat after Thursday rescue
The Coast Guard and partner agencies respond to a disabled 30-foot sailing vessel with pollution concerns near Rockaway Beach, California, August 20, 2021. (U. S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard and partner agencies are salvaging a disabled sailboat Friday after rescuing a man from the boat approximately a half mile west of Rockaway Beach Thursday. Coast Guard Sector San...

Coast Guard rescues man near South Beach Marina

Coast Guard rescues man near South Beach Marina
Coast Guard Station San Francisco 45 foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo SAN FRANCISCO —The Coast Guard rescued a man Tuesday afternoon after a 15-foot sailboat capsized near South Beach Marina. The distressed mariner contacted the Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders via VHF-FM channel 16, requesting assistance near South Beach Marina. Watchstanders directed the launch of a Coast Guard...

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue man and 6 dogs

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue man and 6 dogs
A Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew and Marin County Fire Department personnel rescue a mariner and six dogs from a grounded vessel located near Tomales Point, California, August 3, 2021.  (Coast Guard courtesy photo) SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard is responding to a fuel spill Wednesday from a grounded boat located a half mile north of Driftwood Beach, Tomales Point, left...