Coast Guard seeks owner of kayak near Mansboro Island, N.C.

Coast Guard seeks owner of kayak near Mansboro Island, N.C.
The Coast Guard is seeking the public’s help identifying the owner of a kayak found on the south end of Masonboro Island Feb. 16, 2020. There were no reports of missing persons or overdue boaters in the area. Courtesy photo. WILMINGTON, N.C. – The Coast Guard is seeking the public’s help identifying the owner of a kayak found on the south end of Masonboro Island, Tuesday. Anyone with information...

Coast Guard searching for owner of an adrift kayak south of Everglade City

Coast Guard searching for owner of an adrift kayak south of Everglade City
Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a report of an unmanned and adrift kayak near Everglades City at approximately 5 pm. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching for the owner of an unmanned and adrift kayak Friday, south of Everglade City. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a report from an Everglades Park Ranger of an unmanned and adrift kayak...

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...