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2016 Video of the Year: Coast Guard 13th District Surf Training 2016

The seventh nominee features Coast Guard 47-foot Motor Life Boat crews from Coast Guard Station Quillayute River in La Push, Washington, Station Siuslaw River in Florence, Oregon, Station Tillamook Bay in Garibaldi, and Station Yaquina Bay in Newport, conducting heavy weather surf training throughout 2016. Is this the top video for the year? Cast your vote!

New watchman of an old calling

Petty Officer 2nd Class Aaron Harris, a boatswain’s mate at Coast Guard Station Quillayute River, Wash., conducts a bar assessment Apr. 7, 2012. A river bar is assessed by a qualified coxswain periodically to determine the level of restrictions needed to be applied to vessels crossing the river entrance. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty

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