Coast Guard recovers dead right whale off Cape May, N.J.

CAPE MAY, N.J. – The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the Coast Guard recovered a right whale carcass approximately 46 miles off the coast of Cape May Thursday.

Station Fortescue crews assist 5 in the Delaware Bay

FORTESCUE, N.J. – The Coast Guard assisted five people Monday after the 24-foot boat they were aboard became disabled at anchor in the Delaware Bay.

Coast Guard crew assists 2 near Cape May, N.J.

CAPE MAY, N.J. – The Coast Guard assisted two people aboard a disabled 41-foot fishing boat 25 miles east of Cape May Sunday.

Coast Guard suspends search for man near Marcus Hook, Pa.

PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard suspended the search for a man who is missing after the 15-foot boat he was aboard capsized Friday in the Delaware River near Marcus Hook, Pa.

Coast Guard suspends search for man near Cape Lookout, N.C.

ATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. – The Coast Guard suspended a search Friday for a 35-year-old man who was missing off a fishing boat 27 nautical miles off Cape Lookout, N.C. The search for Harvey Jones of Beaufort, N.C., was suspended at 6:30 p.m.

Coast Guard searching for fishing boat crewman off N.C.

ATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. – Coast Guard crews are searching for a crewman who fell off a fishing boat approximately 27 miles off Cape Lookout, N.C., Thursday. Coast Guard watchstanders were notified by the fishing boat Shelley’s crew after a personnel count at 10 a.m. revealed the crewman was missing. The 35-year-old man was last seen on board at 8 a.m. and was not wearing a life jacket.

Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay Port commences Operation Patriot’s Watch

PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard is scheduled to begin Operation Patriot’s Watch Wednesday, Sept. 10 through Sept.12 to establish a high-visibility Coast Guard presence in the port of Sector Delaware Bay and surrounding communities during the anniversary of 9/11. Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay and surrounding units such as all small boats stations, the Coast Guard Cutter Cleat and the Coast...

Coast Guard crews suspend search for swimmer near Spring Lake, N.J.

SPRING LAKE, N.J. – The Coast Guard suspended its search Monday for a missing swimmer near Spring Lake Beach here. The Coast Guard received a call at 5:06 p.m. Sunday reporting two 40-year-old swimmers were caught in a rip tide. One swimmer was recovered by members of the Spring Lake Beach Patrol unconscious and transferred to emergency medical personnel who took him to the hospital. The man...