The Coast Guard's Closest Point of Approach to Maritime Homeland Security
- NOBODY ASKED ME, BUT... Webster, W. Russell // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;May2002, Vol. 128 Issue 5, p72
Reports on the need for the United States Coast Guard to enlist the input of observant citizens in the war against maritime terrorism. Need for the service to incorporate the public in its plan to develop maritime domain awareness; Description of a model that can help deter maritime terrorist...
- NAVAL SERVICES. Steiner, Walter K. // Officer;Dec2002, Vol. 79 Issue 10, p29
Focuses on concerns over the assimilation of the U.S. Coast Guard to the proposed Department of Homeland Security. Participation of the Coast Guard on Fisheries Law enforcement; Support of the agency for oil spills and other hazardous chemical events; Involvement on servicing and data retrieval...
- The curse of can-do. Laurent, Anne // Government Executive;Mar2000, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p41
Focuses on the rating given to the United States Coast Guard in 1999. Difficulty experienced by the agency in fulfilling its obligations well with limited equipment and skilled staff; Training and staffing problems reported by the agency; Positive management ratings given to the agency in spite...
- IF BY SEA. Helvarg, David // Popular Science;Sep2002, Vol. 261 Issue 3, p58
Reports on the strategy used by the United States Coast Guard to secure the coastal waters from terrorist attacks. Goals of the protection strategy of the Coast Guard; Security in the San Francisco Bay area; Cargo container inspection conducted by the U.S. Customs Service.
- Full Steam Ahead. Newman, Rick // National Geographic Traveler;Jan/Feb2003, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p11
Focuses on the security measures enforced by the U.S. cruise industry against possible terrorism threats. Background on the decision of cruise liners to raise their alert status; Security precautions aboard cruise ships enforced by the industry; Collaboration between the industry and the U.S....
- Security Isn't Free. Kroll, C. Douglas // Naval History;Feb2002, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p40
Focuses on the issues and problems faced by the United States Coast Guard. Prevalence of espionage, sabotage and rallies of the agency; Response of labor organizations on the implementation of Coast Guard Port Security Program; Scrutiny on the legibility of the rules directed in the agency.
- Lower Mississippi River Waterway Safety Advisory Committee. Troedsson, P. // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;10/26/2011, Vol. 76 Issue 207, p66314
The article presents a notice of bi-annual public meeting for the Lower Mississippi River Waterway Safety Advisory Committee of the Coast Guard and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in New Orleans, Louisiana on December 6, 2011.
- Great Lakes Pilotage Advisory Committee. Sinniger, Kathryn A. // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;10/6/2011, Vol. 76 Issue 194, p62085
The article discusses the move of the U.S. Coast Guard to publish a notice announcing a Great Lakes Pilotage Advisory Committee (GLPAC) public meeting on October 18, 2011.
- Safety Zone; ESI Ironman 70.3 Augusta Triathlon, Savannah River; Augusta, GA. Loring, J. B. // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;7/10/2012, Vol. 77 Issue 132, p40544
The article discusses on the legislation on safety zone at the ESI Ironman 70.3 Augusta Triathlon in Savannah River in Augusta, Georgia proposed by the U.S. Coast Guard on September 30, 2012. It says that the legislation will prohibit the entrance of people and vessels within the temporary...