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Coast Guard: Tanker sunk by U-boat off L.I could be leaking oil

Is the British oil tanker Coimbra – torpedoed and sunk by a German U-boat off Long Island 76 years ago – still leaking? That’s the question the U.S. Coast Guard wants to answer when the ship is examined during a deep drive starting next week. Capt.

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Coast Guard interdicts illegal fishing crew, seizes 900 pounds of fish – KRIS Corpus Christi News


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Coast Guard interdicts illegal fishing crew, seizes 900 pounds of fish
KRIS Corpus Christi News
Coast Guard law enforcement crews interdicted a Mexican lancha boat crew engaged illegally fishing in federal waters off the South Texas coast, Monday afternoon. USCG says crews stopped the vessel with a total of four Mexican fishermen engaged in

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2 ducklings, 1 duck recovering after April 12 Mississippi River oil spill: U.S. Coast Guard

About 10:30 a.m. last Thursday (April 12), the Coast Guard reported a Singapore flagged general cargo ship, the PAC Antares, hit the pier and was leaking high-sulphur fuel oil into the Mississippi River near mile marker 100. The leak was plugged by 1:21 …

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Coast Guard: Barge leaks nearly 10,000 gallons of oil into the Mississippi River

The Coast Guard said Sunday almost 10,000 gallons of oil leaked into the Mississippi River in New Orleans. Around 6 a.m., the Coast Guard said it received a report at 6 a.m. of a barge breaking away from its towing vessel reportedly due to a passing vessel …

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Crews cleaning oil leak from sunken West Virginia boat, Coast Guard says

Crews in West Virginia are working to clean up an oil spill after learning of a reported sunken boat, the Coast Guard said in a news release Wednesday night. At 7:40 a.m., members of the Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Huntington got word from the vessel …

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Coast Guard chief Paul Zukunft on US unprepared for extreme … – Business Insider


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Coast Guard chief Paul Zukunft on US unprepared for extreme …
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The US military, despite Trump's directives otherwise, has continued to prepare for the effects of climate change, but the US public still has work to do.

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672,000 gallons of oil spill off Louisiana coast, Coast Guard says

The U.S. Coast Guard has nearly doubled its initial estimate of the amount of oil that seeped from a crack in a pipeline off the coast of Louisiana. The leak was first announced on Oct. 13 from a damaged pipeline operated by LLOG Exploration some 40 miles …
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Oil, gas leaking from abandoned Hilcorp wellhead: Coast Guard

The U.S. Coast Guard is responding to natural gas and crude oil leaking from an abandoned wellhead owned by Hilcorp Energy near mile marker 10 on the lower Mississippi River, just southwest of Venice, officials reported late Tuesday (March 21). The Coast …
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Air Guard resumes flights to Antarctica – Times Union – Albany Times Union


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Air Guard resumes flights to Antarctica – Times Union
Albany Times Union
GLENVILLE – Two LC-130s and air crews with the New York Air National Guard's 109th Airlift Wing departed Tuesday for McMurdo Station in Antarctica.
DVIDS – News – New York Air National Guard Airmen, aircraft begin …DVIDS (press release)

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Coast Guard: Beaufort Memorial Hospital will have to pay for oil leak

BEAUFORT, S.C. (WJCL) — The Coast Guard tells WJCL News that it has notified officials at Beaufort Memorial Hospital about the results of a recent testing at the Lady’s Island Marina. The lab results show investigators found the same petroleum-based oil …
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