Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: Aids to Navigation

Aids to Navigation, including lighthouses, are a historic part of this nation dating back to 1716 when the first lighthouse, Boston Light, was built. Over the years, the ATON program has worked not only to preserve and care for these […]


Earth Day 2010 – Reducing our environmental footprint

As the world celebrates the 40th Earth Day, we decided to take a look at a few of the ways the Coast Guard is working to be a greener organization. In March 2007, Admiral Allen released The Commandant’s Environmental Stewardship […]