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Blog: Buoy tender encounters bad smells, truck engine, 'teeth gnashing'

The Coast Guard Compass blog includes a feature in which a petty officer aboard a buoy tender answers five questions about his job

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After ship collision, NTSB calls for better vessel separation in Houston channel

The National Transportation Safety Board recommends that the Coast Guard improve vessel-separation policies in the Houston Ship Channel

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Damaged lock forces Mississippi River closure; 455 barges delayed

Lock 27 at Chain of Rocks Canal was closed for five days for emergency repairs, delaying an estimated 455 barges

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Shoaling at NY's Fire Island limits Coast Guard's rescue response abilities

The Coast Guard said shoaling in New York's Fire Island Inlet is so severe that it has reduced the rescue-response abilities

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Sealift Command survey ship participates in Pacific exercise

The oceanographic survey ship USNS Henson participated in a 4-nation exercise in the Pacific Ocean off Indonesia

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Melting Arctic has Manitoba grain port thinking about growth

The port at Churchill, Manitoba, and other Canadian shipping interests are preparing for potential Northwest Passage growth

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Cutter Healy conducts continental shelf mapping in Arctic Ocean

The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Healy has completed a second week of Arctic Ocean floor surveys

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IMO: ECDIS manufacturers will act to clarify anomalies

The International Maritime Organization said electronic chart display manufacturers will make their latest software versions available to help ships clarify anomalies

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Newspaper: Congress must fix funding for inland waterways

The Lexington Herald-Leader newspaper published an editorial calling for Congress to agree on legislation to fund the inland lock and dam infrastructure

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Coast Guard eases barge draft restrictions on Mississippi River post-Isaac

Hurricane Isaac dropped enough rain in the Mississippi River basin to allow the Coast Guard to ease barge draft restrictions

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