Coast Guard responds to report of substance at Summerland Beach

Coast Guard responds to report of substance at Summerland Beach
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard responded to a report of a substance near Summerland Beach that occurred Friday at around 3 p.m. The Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach command center received a report of an approximately 300-yard substance near Summerland Beach. The Coast Guard immediately launched Marine Safety Detachment Santa Barbara to investigate. The Santa Barbara Public Health Department...

Coast Guard investigating source of oiled pelicans near Santa Barbara

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – The Coast Guard and California state agencies are investigating how five Brown Pelicans became partially covered in oil near Santa Barbara, Calif., July 12 and 13. A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Air Station Los Angeles conducted an over flight of the area just before sunset Wednesday, and is scheduled to conduct a first-light over flight, Thursday. The helicopter...

Coast Guard responds to oil sheen near Channel Islands Harbor

CHANNEL ISLANDS HARBOR, Calif. – The Coast Guard responded to a report of an oil sheen near the Channel Islands Harbor, Sunday, at approximately 10 a.m.

Southern California Coast Guardsmen raise money for cancer research in Ventura Harbor

VENTURA, Calif. – Multiple Southern California Coast Guardsmen volunteered their time, their hair and raised money to benefit a worthy cause for the National St. Baldrick’s Charity Event, Saturday, in Ventura Harbor.

Coast Guard responds to multiple cases during inclement weather

SAN PEDRO, Calif. – Southern California Coast Guard units are responding to multiple cases as storm systems batter the California coast, Monday, Jan. 18, 2010.

Coast Guard monitoring removal of grounded vessel

VENTURA, Calif. – The Coast Guard along with Ventura County Sheriff's Department and Ventura Harbor Patrol, are working together to minimize the potential for environmental impact from a grounded vessel located south of the Ventura Harbor entrance.

Coast Guard responds to report of possible pollution near Santa Monica

Santa Maria, Calif. – The Coast Guard along with California Department of Fish and Game responded to a report of a black substance that was in the water and also washed up on shore near the Santa Maria Estuary Monday.

Coast Guard rescues mariner, vessel sinks near Morro Bay Harbor

MORRO BAY, Calif – The Coast Guard rescued a mariner from a 56-foot recreational boat that sank approximately one and three-quarter miles southwest of the entrance to Morro Bay Harbor just before midnight on Wednesday, November 25th.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing teen near Purisima Point

PURISIMA POINT, Calif. — The Coast Guard suspended its active search at 8:51 p.m., Tuesday following an exhaustive search for a male who was reported to be missing after the 40-foot vessel he was aboard, the Scarlet Begonia, ran aground near Purisima Point, Calif. Monday night.