7th Annual Harbor Nautical Swap Meet

on May 14, 2016

The 7th Annual Santa Barbara Harbor Nautical Swap Meet will be held today, attracting hundreds of treasure-seekers to the Main Harbor Parking lot from 8 am to noon. Dozens of vendors sprawl out their tackle & gear, surfboards, fishing poles, inflatable boats, boat motors and other marine/nautical items ready to make a deal. Thanks to the Santa Barbara Harbor Merchants Associations free coffee & refreshments will be provided to the public. Event admission is always free. For information and details about this year’s event call (805) 564-5531.

Clean-Up of the Santa Barbara Harbor

on May 9, 2016

Volunteers dive to the bottom of the harbor’s Marina 4 to clear out debris that includes window frames, hoses and even a discarded toilet Source: ‘Operation Clean Sweep’ Extracts the Junk Sunk on the Floor of Santa Barbara Harbor

After 50 years Coast Guard pushed out

on May 3, 2016

Member-supported public radio for Southern California. Award-winning local news and cultural programming alongside the best of NPR. Source: Slideshow: After 50 years at LAX, Coast Guard helicopters have to find new home | 89.3 KPCC

Endangered turtle takes final flight

on Apr 22, 2016

SEATTLE (KOMO) — Two turtles are hopping a flight to San Diego from Seattle to begin the final phase of rehabilitation before being released back into the wild.The distressed turtles were found comatose, hypothermic, and malnourished following winter stor Source: From Virginia Mason to the wild: Endangered turtle takes final flight | WPBN

14 tons of cocaine displayed at San Diego pier

on Apr 8, 2016

The US. Coast Guard says they seized 14 tons of cocaine, with almost half the bust coming out of a submarine-like vessel. Source: 14 tons of cocaine displayed at San Diego pier –