Featured Photo – Daymark Nest Warning

Monday, September 15, 2014

Featured Photo – Water Quality Monitoring

Monday, March 17, 2014

USCG Auxiliary photo.   WESTPORT, CT – Auxiliarists Eric Riznyk and Emmanuel Salami inspecting and calibrating the water quality measurement equipment before the opening of the Norwalk Storm Drain inspection and Water Quality testing season this spring. Harbor Watch, a Program of Earthplace in Westport, Connecticut, under the guidance of the State of Connecticut’s Department […]

USCG Auxiliarists Restore Marine Recycling Sites Damaged by Superstorm Sandy

Monday, February 17, 2014

Staten Island, New York – U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliarists from Division 14, 1st Southern Region, have finished restoring a non-biodegradable fishing line recycling system after extensive damage from Hurricane Sandy. Article By Auxiliarist James Chin The recycling system consists of specially designed three feet tall plastic storage bins mounted near fishing hotspots. Using these storage […]

Stuart Woman Wins 2012 Jefferson Award for Creating Game to Teach Children About the Environment

Thursday, April 5, 2012

When Elizabeth Underwood approached a U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary table that was set up at the Boynton Beach Mall more than five years ago, she had no idea she would be making such a huge impact. Article by Michelle Ashworth, Scripps Treasure Coast Newspapers Auxiliarist Underwood of Stuart, won the 2012 Jefferson Award for creating […]

Marine Safety Program: Awareness of Maritime Pollution Issues Can Improve Environmental Protection

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Did you know that the Coast Guard Auxiliary has a Marine Safety Program? This augments the Coast Guard’s efforts for ensuring the safety and shelter of our nation’s prized waterway assets. While the overall Marine Safety Program is quite diverse and has a wide breadth of agendas, not many people would think that marine safety […]