Your Coast Guard in 2011 – Pacific Northwest

The men and women of the 13th Coast Guard District are the Pacific Northwest’s first responders. Each and every day, more than 4,000 men and women answer the call by demonstrating the highest competence in execution and support of the service’s missions.

The art of a cliff rescue

With contributions from Petty Officer 3rd Class Nate Littlejohn. The rocky cliffs and jagged terrain that makes up the Pacific Northwest’s coastline provides a variety of unique missions and challenges for rescue teams.  Crews here perform rescues not only on […]