USCGC Alert Completes Successful Fisheries Patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Alert returned to homeport in Astoria August 7th after completing a 60-day law enforcement patrol, during which the crew enforced federal law and safety regulations aboard commercial fishing vessels operating within the United States Exclusive Economic Zone off the coasts of Washington and Oregon. The two-month patrol focused heavily on albacore tuna fishing and saw law enforcement…

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Fisheries police mission for the patrol boat Arago

September 15, 2020 (Google Translation) – On Monday, September 7, the patrol boat Arago carried out a fishing police operation on a Chinese vessel in the French Polynesia Exclusive Economic Zone (ZEE PF). This intervention was made possible thanks to information received the day before by the Joint Rescue Coordination Center (JRCC) of Tahiti. A Polynesian fisherman had indeed reported…

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FS Floreal Fishery Patrol Near Glorious Archipeligo

February 27, 2020 (Google Translation) – On February 21, 2020, continuing its surveillance mission in the southern Indian Ocean zone (FAZSOI), the surveillance frigate (FS) Floréal intercepted a fishing vessel without flag in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) of the Glorious Islands , near the Leven bench. Detected by the Panther on- board helicopter , the ten-meter-long ship was intercepted…

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