Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay holds change of command

Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay holds change of command
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Senior Chief Petty Officer Jeremiah M. Wolf assumes command of Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay from Senior Chief Petty Officer Scott E. Slade during a change-of-command ceremony, June 21, 2018, in Bodega Bay, California. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Cory J. Mendenhall) SAN FRANCISCO...

Coast Guard rescues man washed out to sea near Salt Point State Park

Coast Guard rescues man washed out to sea near Salt Point State Park
A Coast Guard Air Station San Francisco MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew rescues a man who was washed out to sea while fishing at Salt Point State Park, March 17, 2018.  (California Highway Patrol photo) SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued a fisherman who became washed into the surf near Salt Point State Park near Jenner, Saturday morning. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...

Coast Guard searching for owner of adrift boat near Doran Beach

Coast Guard searching for owner of adrift boat near Doran Beach
Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay 47-foot Motor Lifeboat file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class David Weydert. SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard is searching for Justin Greer, the owner and operator of the 18-foot vessel Sea Swirl that was found adrift near Doran Beach, Monday morning. The National Park Service contacted Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders Monday reporting that they had found...

Coast Guard, Bodega Fire Department rescue 2 after kayaks capsized in Bodega Bay

Coast Guard, Bodega Fire Department rescue 2 after kayaks capsized in Bodega Bay
SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard and Bodega Fire Department rescued two people Sunday evening after three kayaks overturned in Bodega Bay. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco Command Center watchstanders received a cellphone call from a male clinging to the side of his kayak off of Doran Beach requesting assistance at 4:32 p.m. “It was challenging to communicate with him because he was distressed and...

Coast Guard, partner agencies respond to fishing vessel aground near Salmon Creek Beach

Coast Guard, partner agencies respond to fishing vessel aground near Salmon Creek Beach
SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard and partner agencies responded to a fishing vessel Sunday that ran aground in Bodega Bay, Calif. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco Command Center watchstanders were notified at 1:24 a.m., that the 54-foot fishing vessel Verna A II, had run soft aground near Salmon Creek Beach. When the master’s efforts to refloat his vessel were unsuccessful, a motor lifeboat...

Coast Guard rescues man near Doran Beach, Bodega Bay

Coast Guard rescues man near Doran Beach, Bodega Bay
SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued a man near Doran Beach at approximately 3:40 p.m., Tuesday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector San Francisco Command Center received a call at 3:28 p.m., from Emergency Services requesting assistance in rescuing a man waving for help near a disabled boat 200 yards offshore of Doran beach. A rescue boatcrew from Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay responded...

Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay transfers command

Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay transfers command
The official party render salutes during a change of command ceremony at Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay, Friday, May 22, 2015.  (Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart) BODEGA BAY, Calif. — Senior Chief Petty Officer Scott Slade relieved Senior Chief Petty Officer Aaron Bretz as officer-in-charge of Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay during a change-of-command ceremony, Friday. “Station...

Coast Guard suspends search for 2 from overdue recreational vessel

Coast Guard suspends search for 2 from overdue recreational vessel
SAN FRANCISCO — Coast Guard crews have suspended the active search for two people from an overdue pleasure craft near Bodega Bay. Friday at 7:30 p.m., responders at Coast Guard Sector San Francisco received a report of a 21-foot pleasure craft with four people aboard that was overdue from a fishing trip near Bodega Bay. Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay launched a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat rescue crew,...

Coast Guard, Marin County Fire Department recover two capsized kayakers

Coast Guard, Marin County Fire Department recover two capsized kayakers
SAN FRANCISCO — One person was rescued by good Samaritans off Dillon Beach in Bodega Bay Wednesday evening. Another person was recovered in the water and transported to a local hospital where he was declared dead. At 4:49 p.m., Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders received a report of two kayakers in distress. Rescue crews from Coast Guard Air Station San Francisco and Coast Guard Station...