Field Notes: What is the HSTFSE?

The following account comes from Lieutenant Commander Christopher O’Neil, chief of media relations at Coast Guard headquarters and currently assigned as Public Affairs Officer for Homeland Security Task Force Southeast (HSTFSE). As the task force continues its work supporting United […]


itCG-pollution spill, lightening strike, Tweeting during G20 summit

The Houston Ship Channel is closed due to a 458-foot vessel that collided with a barge last night causing damage to the vessel’s fuel tanks and leaking approximately 10,000 gallons of heavy fuel oil into the water. At this point, […]