Hurricane Harvey rumor control

There are a lot of rumors floating around the internet in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. Unfortunately, there are also many scams out there trying to take advantage of people’s good will during this massive flood event. FEMA has put together a rumor control website to fact check many of the rumors and keep the public informed of what’s true, what’s false and how to tell the difference.


Guardians Report In: CDR Diane Durham

The following account comes from the Commanding Officer of the CGC Forward, Commander Diane Durham. The CGC Forward was the first U.S. military ship to arrive after the Haiti earthquake. These are CDR Durham’s accounts of the cutter’s operations since […]


Haiti relief press briefing: Admiral Paul F. Zukunft

Earlier today, Admiral Paul F. Zukunft, Director of Response Policy for the United States Coast Guard, briefed journalists at the State Department’s Foreign Press Center in Washington, D.C., on Coast Guard operations in Haiti over the past three days. Click […]


Coast Guard continues Haiti response

Guardians continued their support of U.S. government disaster response and humanitarian assistance efforts Thursday in the wake of the the devastating earthquake that struck Haiti earlier this week. By the end of the evening, Coast Guard aircraft will have evacuated […]