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itCG- Arctic cruise, Sitka shipwreck, airlift rescue, World Maritime Day

It’s not every day that a cruise ship pulls into Nome, AK for a visit. In fact, it’s never happened before until this summer. But it may be a regular occurrence due to climate change and a shrinking ice cap that has made harsh arctic waterways more navigable than ever before. The Coast Guard is looking

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World Oceans Day 2009

A staff member from the Marine Mammal Care Center in San Pedro releases a sea lion from a 25-foot Coast Guard Safe Boat off Catalina Island. The sea lion was released along with another sea lion that had also been at the care center. Coast Guard Photo by CWO Scott Epperson Today is World Oceans

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