Tag: Green Sea Turtle

2016 Video of the Year: Off duty rescue at sea: Helping our honu

The sixth nominee features two members of Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point, Hawaii. Petty Officer 1st Class Matthew Young and Seaman Cameron Ables rescued three sea turtles trapped in derelict fishing net and brought the net to shore for disposal. Is this the top video for the year? Cast your vote!

Helping wayward manatees & turtle hatchlings

turtle hatchlings

There is more than meets the eye when it comes to the Coast Guard. While search and rescue and law enforcement tend to dominate the headlines, that doesn’t mean the Coast Guard isn’t performing other missions in communities across our nation. One of these roles is living marine resources, a vital mission of enforcing laws

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