U.S. and Canadian Coast Guards to conduct multi-national oil spill tabletop exercise in Anchorage

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Representatives from the U.S. and Canadian Coast Guards, Arctic region stakeholders and established responders are scheduled to hold a joint “Canada – United States North” (CANUSNORTH) tabletop exercise March 16 and 17 at the Captain Cook Hotel in Anchorage.

Unified Command responds to pollution in Huntington Beach flood control channel

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – The Coast Guard, in partnership with State and local officials, is responding to a pollution incident at a Huntington Beach flood control channel east of Beach Boulevard this afternoon.

Coast Guard investigates bird deaths on Cuyahoga River

CLEVELAND – The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a possible pollution source after approximately 100-150 birds were found dead and another 30-40 birds were found in distress along the Cuyahoga River in the vicinity of the Cuyahoga River Turning Basin along Independence Rd.

Coast Guard to conduct MEXUS training

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas – The Coast Guard is scheduled to conduct training with several federal, state, and local agencies along with the U.S. Air Force Reserve, NOAA, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Dept. of Fish and Wildlife, and the Mexican Navy to serve the public in an exercise on June 3-5, 2008, on South Padre Island. MEXUSGULF 2008 is a full scale exercise which will take place over...