BALTIMORE – Sammy the Sea Otter, a Coast Guard mascot that aims to educate people on the importance of wearing a life jacket and safe boating, interacts with kids at the Public Service Recognition event held at the National Mall in Washington, D.C., May 7, 2010. The Coast Guard also brought Officer Snook, a mascot which aims to educate kids about pollution and environmental protection. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Brandyn Hill.
100507-G-0450H-031 – Coast Guard participates in Public Service Recognition event
Sammy the Sea Otter greeted by local school children at theat the National Mall in Washington, D.C. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Brandyn Hill)