Coast Guard Station Burlington rescues kayaker from Burlington Lake in Vermont

Coast Guard Station Burlington rescues kayaker from Burlington Lake in Vermont
BOSTON – A rescue crew from Coast Guard Station Burlington, Vermont rescued a kayaker in distress on Lake Burlington, Vermont, Tuesday. Watchstanders at the station received a report from the Ferry Valcour of a distressed kayaker caught in 20-knot winds and rough seas near North Beach. The ferry was unable to assist because of shallow water and Station Burlington launched a rescue crew aboard...

Coast Guard rescue crews suspend search for missing swimmer in Lake Champlain, VT.

Coast Guard rescue crews suspend search for missing swimmer in Lake Champlain, VT.
BOSTON — Rescue crews from Coast Guard Station Burlington Vermont along with other local and state agencies have suspended the search for a missing swimmer near Grand Isle, VT Sept. 21, 2013. Watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector Northern New England received notification from Colchester Police Department that a 23-year-old male jumped off an anchored boat with his friend at approximately 9:35...

Coast Guard rescue crews save man from capsized vessel

Coast Guard rescue crews save man from capsized vessel
BOSTON — Rescue crews from Coast Guard Station Burlington, Vt., recovered one man from the water at 11:42 p.m. Saturday after his 22-foot sailboat capsized near Shelburne Bay on Lake Champlain, Vt. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Northern New England received a report at approximately 11:10 p.m. that the vessel capsized, ejecting its three passengers into the water. A Good Samaritan was nearby...

Coast Guard rescues two kayakers

Coast Guard rescues two kayakers
BOSTON — A Coast Guard rescue crew from Coast Guard Station Burlington, Vt., pulled two kayakers from the water near North Beach on Lake Champlain, Aug. 23, 2012. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Northern New England received a report at approximately 1:20 p.m., that a kayak had capsized and one person was in the water. A second kayaker was on scene but was unable to pull the person out of the...

Coast Guard crew rescues 3 in Lake Champlain

BURLINGTON, Vt. – U.S. Coast Guard Station Burlington crewmembers rescued three boaters after their sailing vessel was de-masted at Lake Champlain, May 22, 2011. Coast Guard watchstanders responded to a 911-dispatch call about three boaters whose vessel became disabled at approximately 4 p.m. Two people were ejected from the vessel. Coast Guard rescue crews launched immediately and arrived on scene....

Teen found after Coast Guard, other agencies search Lake Champlain

BURLINGTON, Vt. — A Good Samaritan aboard a passing sailboat found an 18-year old girl struggling in the water during a search for her on Lake Champlain in Vermont, Wed., Aug. 25, 2010.

New York Naval Militia to Assist United States Coast Guard in Enforcing Lake Champlain Navigation Rules

CROWN POINT, NY – A New York Naval Militia patrol boat will be on duty at the Lake Champlain narrows, where a new bridge between Vermont and New York is being built, to help the United State Coast Guard enforce a special navigation zone.