Coast Guard rescues kayaker off island of Hawaii

Coast Guard rescues kayaker off island of Hawaii
Coast Guard and Hawaii County Fire Department crews rescued a kayaker beset by weather six miles off South Point, July 27, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of the Coast Guard Cutter Kimball) HONOLULU — Coast Guard and Hawaii County Fire Department crews rescued a kayaker beset by weather 6 miles off South Point, Monday. The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Kimball (WMSL 756) recovered the kayaker...

Coast Guard searches for owner of unmanned adrift kayak

Coast Guard searches for owner of unmanned adrift kayak
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is searching for the owner of an unmanned kayak floating in Choctawhatchee Bay, Florida, Tuesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report at 12:08 p.m. from a good Samaritan vessel about the unmanned kayak that was located one mile south of Boggy Bayou. The red Perception Sport ‘Pescador 12’ kayak is approximately 10 to 12 feet long. A dolphin-themed...

Coast Guard urges paddler safety this summer across PNW

Coast Guard urges paddler safety this summer across PNW
A Coast Guard Station Seattle crew member pulls Luke Robert, Washington State Parks Boating Program, to safety during a safety demonstratio. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ali Flockerzi. SEATTLE — The Coast Guard urges the public to be prepared when operating a paddle craft on the water this Memorial Day weekend as summer kicks off across the Pacific Northwest. As stay-at-home...

Coast Guard rescues 2 kayakers near Ketchikan

Coast Guard rescues 2 kayakers near Ketchikan
Coast Guard Cutter Bailey Barco file photo JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard rescued two kayakers Monday near Ketchikan after one of their kayaks sustained damage and took on water. The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Bailey Barco arrived on scene and recovered both kayakers along with their kayaks and brought them to where they launched at Mountain Point in Ketchikan. No injuries or medical concerns were...

Coast Guard seeks help to identify owner of adrift kayak off Makaha Beach Park,
 Oahu

Coast Guard seeks help to identify owner of adrift kayak off Makaha Beach Park,
 Oahu
The Coast Guard is seeking the public’s help identifying the owner of a kayak found a mile off Makaha Beach Park, Oahu, March 9, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) HONOLULU — The Coast Guard is seeking the public’s help identifying the owner of a kayak found a mile off Makaha Beach Park, Oahu, Monday. Anyone with information helping to identify the owner of the kayak is requested to contact...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayak owner near Galveston

Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayak owner near Galveston
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard located the owner of the unmanned, adrift kayak after the owner saw reports that his kayak was missing Thursday. The kayak was initially found in the vicinity of Pier 21 near the Cruise Ship Terminal in Galveston, Texas, by the Galveston Police Marine Division. “We encourage all kayak owners to register their vessels through...

Coast Guard searching for owner of overturned kayak

Coast Guard searching for owner of overturned kayak
Coast Guard Station Morro Bay 47-foot Motor Lifeboat file photo SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard is searching for a possible missing person in the water near Cambria, California. Good Samaritans reported an overturned 12-foot kayak approximately 100 yards offshore near Leffingwell Landing to Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach watchstanders at approximately 4 p.m. Tuesday. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard investigating death of kayaker near Harbor Island

Coast Guard investigating death of kayaker near Harbor Island
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard is seeking additional information for the investigation into a collision that resulted in the death of one person May 27, 2019, near Harbor Island, Texas. The Coast Guard is investigating the collision between a vessel with an outboard motor and a kayak that is believed to have occurred early on the morning of Memorial Day near the Harbor Island road launch...

Coast Guard rescues 2 fishermen from capsized kayak near Ingleside, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 2 fishermen from capsized kayak near Ingleside, Texas
A Station Port Aransas 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boat crew transfers two fishermen who were rescued after their kayak capsized near Ingleside, Texas, on Dec. 23, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Port Aransas. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard rescued two fishermen after their kayak capsized near Ingleside, Texas, Sunday afternoon. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders...