>Operation Clean Sheen: Preventing Pollution On the NJ Coast

>As a dark enveloped fogged rolled through the sleepy harbor, the malodorous shell fish saturated the air. Ample, seasoned fishing boats, stacked together along the dock, moved in motion as the tide came into the basin. These fishing boats sat languished and forgotten at dusk, awaiting for the keepers to awaken their rusty antiquated engines and set out for another day of production.
As the boats sleep in the harbor, a two-man crew keeps a steady watch protecting the environment as the dusk turns to night. These two people are crewmembers of the Maritime All-Hazard Response team at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay in Philadelphia, and are part of a eight person team participating in Operation Clean Sheen at the sector. Read more.