itCG- Arctic cruise, Sitka shipwreck, airlift rescue, World Maritime Day

It’s not every day that a cruise ship pulls into Nome, AK for a visit. In fact, it’s never happened before until this summer. But it may be a regular occurrence due to climate change and a shrinking ice cap that […]

World Oceans Day 2009

Today is World Oceans Day by declaration of the United Nations, a day that celebrates our oceans and our connections to the sea. Since the Coast Guard is the primary agency for the at-sea enforcement of all U.S. laws and […]