Coast Guard, Mote Marine Laboratory release rehabilitated loggerhead sea turtle

Coast Guard, Mote Marine Laboratory release rehabilitated loggerhead sea turtle
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Crew members from Coast Guard Station Cortez, Florida, and MOTE Marine Laboratory, Sarasota, Florida, release a rehabilitated loggerhead sea turtle into the wild in Lido Key, Florida, Friday, May 8, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ashley J. Johnson) CORTEZ, Fla.—The Coast Guard...

Coast Guard rescues 2 after sailboat runs aground and capsizes west of Egmont Key, Fla.

Coast Guard rescues 2 after sailboat runs aground and capsizes west of Egmont Key, Fla.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard rescued two people after their 38-foot sailboat ran aground and capsized west of Egmont Key, Florida, Wednesday. At 7:15 a.m. watchstanders at Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg received a report of an aground sailboat taking water over the bow with two people aboard. At 7:17 a.m. a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boatcrew from the station was launched. While...

Coast Guard suspends search for distressed boater

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. – The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a boater off Gasparilla Island, Wednesday.

Coast Guard searching for distressed boater

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. – The Coast Guard and local law enforcement agencies are searching for a boater off Gasparilla Island, Wednesday.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer off Fort DeSoto

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Coast Guard has suspended the search pending the development of new information for a missing swimmer off Fort DeSoto Park in St. Petersburg.

Coast Guard responds to Sarasota fuel spill

SARASOTA, Fla. – The Coast Guard is responding to a fuel spill at Hudson Bayou in Sarasota, Friday.

Coast Guard rescues two from overturned boat

CLEARWATER, Fla. – The Coast Guard rescued two people from the water at about 3 p.m. after their boat overturned approximately 30 miles west of Egmont Key, Fla.

Coast Guard rescues four from sinking pleasure craft

SAND KEY, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued four males after their 18-foot pleasure craft began to take on water approximately four miles northwest of Clearwater Pass, Fla.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Sanibel Island

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard suspended its active search at approximately 4 p.m., Friday, for a missing 58-year-old male who disappeared while possibly boating off Sarasota, Fla., late Monday evening.