Coast Guard News
Coast Guard News from the Heartland
Welcome to the Coast Guard's 8th District, located in New Orleans, La.
If you are a news organization or have questions about the Coast Guard, please phone or e-mail the following public affairs offices. If you are interested in joining the Coast Guard, please visit GoCoastGuard.com for more information.
The Coast Guard’s 8th District Headquarters in New Orleans is responsible for Coast Guard activities in 26 states. A majority of our activity is from our coastline states including Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and the panhandle of Florida. There are two offices responsible for media relations here. The main office in New Orleans and a detached office in Houston. For more information about the 8th District, visit our homepage at www.uscg.mil/d8.