Crescent City Harbor pollution mitigation operations concluded

Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Robert LaFalce CRESCENT CITY, Calif. – The U.S. Coast Guard and California Department of Fish and Game announced the completion of the tsunami pollution mitigation efforts today at the Crescent City Harbor. Over the weekend, crews removed the final vessel and oily debris from the inner boat basin, which was destroyed by the March 11 tsunami.   “The...

Final vessel posing pollution hazard removed from Crescent City Harbor

Response workers remove the oily remains of the final sunken vessel that posed a pollution hazard, in the harbor inner boat basin. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer Erik Swanson. Crescent City Tsunami Response Update Divers de-fueled the 38-foot fishing vessel Ge Ge  and removed and disposed of the vessel’s oiled remains on Saturday. Divers then conducted a final survey of the clamshell work...

10 pilings and oil debris removed as Crescent City tsunami pollution operations continue

Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer Kevin Metcalf Crescent City Tsunami Cleanup Operations Update Location: Crescent City Inner Basin Harbor, Crescent City, California Cause: Tsunami following 9.0 earthquake in Japan (March 11) googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Operational Update: var _bos = _bos||[]; _bos.push({ "div": "Brid_29352540", "obj":...