Tag: National Ocean Council

Adm. Papp: One year and on track

Adm. Bob Papp

Last Friday, I had the opportunity to see first-hand many areas devastated by Mississippi River flooding. I also got to see Coast Guard men and women in action, engaging their unique skills, authorities and capabilities to protect people who have been impacted by these rising waters. It was reminiscent of last summer when I began my term and we were embroiled in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill cleanup.

Shipmate of the Week – Dr. John Oliver

Dr. John Oliver

From industrial ports to fragile estuaries, no coastal resource has been overlooked by the National Ocean Council, Dr. Oliver and other experts through the Coast Guard as they plan a comprehensive plan to ensure a more sustainable future. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. A majestic lighthouse on the Great

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