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17th District Alaska Public Affairs
U.S. Coast Guard

News Release

July 10, 2012


D17 External Affairs

Contact: Chief Petty Petty Officer Kip Wadlow

Email: kip.t.wadlow@uscg.mil

Office: (907) 463-2065

Mobile: (907) 209-9960

Photo Release: Coast Guard discusses Arctic Shield with Barrow residents

BARROW, Alaska - Coast Guard Lt. Vincent Jansen, Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak, provides a briefing about the Coast Guard'€™s planned aviation operations in and around the Northern Slope of Alaska to during the North Slope Borough assembly meeting July 10, 2012. Jansen's presentation specifically focused on steps the Coast Guard will be taking to minimize the effects Coast Guard helicopter operations will have on the subsistence and tradition lifestyles of North Slope Borough residents and communities. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Kip Wadlow.

BARROW, Alaska — Coast Guard Lt. Vincent Jansen, Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak, provides a briefing about the Coast Guard'€™s planned aviation operations in and around the Northern Slope of Alaska during a North Slope Borough assembly meeting July 10, 2012.

Jansen's presentation specifically focused on steps the Coast Guard will be taking to minimize the effects Coast Guard helicopter operations will have on the subsistence and traditional lifestyles of North Slope Borough residents and communities.

U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Kip Wadlow.

BARROW, Alaska - Coast Guard Cmdr. Frank McConnell, 17th Coast Guard District Arctic Shield coordination team, Lt. Vincent Jansen and Lt. Mark Heussner, Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak, answer questions about the Coast Guard's Arctic Shield 2012 plans during a North Slope Borough assembly meeting July 10, 2012. The Coast Guard's Arctic Shield 2012 plans focus on community outreach, arctic operations and a capability assessment of Coast Guard assets deployed in the arctic. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Kip Wadlow.

BARROW, Alaska — Coast Guard Cmdr. Frank McConnell, 17th Coast Guard District Arctic Shield coordination team, Lt. Vincent Jansen and Lt. Mark Heussner, Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak, answer questions about the Coast Guard's Arctic Shield 2012 plans during a North Slope Borough assembly meeting July 10, 2012.

The Coast Guard's Arctic Shield 2012 plans focus on community outreach, arctic operations and a capability assessment of Coast Guard assets deployed in the arctic.

U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Kip Wadlow.

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