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Cleanup efforts under way after a barge carrying a million gallons of crude oil collided with a ship. (Getty Images)

Galveston Bay Oil Spill Threatens Bird Migration

Cleanup efforts under way after a barge carrying a million gallons of crude oil collided with a ship.

03/23/2014

File photo of a dog. (Photo credit ROMEO GACAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Dogs Get Chopper Training

Two Coast Guard bomb-sniffing dogs have had some high-flying security training by being lowered from a helicopter to a boat.

02/12/2014

File photo of the U.S. Coast Guard patrolling the water.  (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Looks For Man Missing From Supply Boat

The Coast Guard and an oilfield supply boat continue to search for a missing crewman.

11/10/2013

File photo of a U.S. Coast Guard rescue operation. (Photo Credit: U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Coast Guard Suspends Search For Father, Son

On Monday, the Coast Guard suspended its search for a 48-year-old-man and his 10-year-old son; both were swept away Sunday near San Luis Pass.

05/28/2013

File photo of a U.S. Coast Guard rescue operation. (Photo Credit: U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

U.S. Coast Guard Suspends Search For Missing Boaters

After The U.S. Coast Guard Rescue crews searched approximately 5,400 miles for four boaters missing since last week, the search was suspended Sunday.

04/22/2013

(Photo Credit: Matthew Belson/U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Coast Guard Rescues Boater; Searches For Others

The Coast Guard rescued one boater in the Gulf of Mexico on Friday, then turned search efforts to four others.

04/19/2013

File photo of a shrimp boat. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

3 Men Rescued From Burning Shrimp Boat Off Texas

Three people have escaped from a shrimp boat that caught fire in the Gulf of Mexico just off the Texas coast.

04/12/2013

In this handout from the U.S. Coast Guard, the cruise ship Carnival Triumph sits idle on Feb. 11, 2013 in the Gulf of Mexico. (credit: Paul McConnell/U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Carnival Ship Moving Again After Tow Line Snaps

The crippled Carnival cruise slowly making its way back to dry land suffered another setback Thursday when a tow line snapped, setting the ship adrift once again as crews worked to repair it.

02/14/2013

File Footage of shore oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of La. (credit: Scott Lloyd/U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

CBS News: BP Checking For Possible Oil Leaks At Deepwater Disaster Site

BP has been going to the site of the Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico with the Coast Guard to see if any more oil is seeping through the capped containment dome, CBS News is reporting.

12/13/2012

File photo of an oil rig fire in the Gulf of Mexico. (credit: Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class(SW) Jeffery Tilghman Williams/Released/Getty Images)

2 Reported Dead, 4 Badly Burned After Gulf Platform Fire

Coast Guard officials say they are investigating a fire at an oil drilling platform off the coast of Louisiana.

11/16/2012

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