Coast Guard Supports Local Responders
OXBOW, N.D. - In this photo by the U.S. Coast Guard, Chief Greg Zerfass,
executive petty officer of Small Boat Station Marblehead, Ohio, conducts an
informal situation brief, Wednesday, March 25, 2009.
The local eatery Knickerbockers opened its doors to the Coast Guard and
other local agencies responding to the 2009 midwest floods.
"Working with other agencies during prior response efforts has enabled us to
work efficiently with the local agencies here in North Dakota. I'm really
impressed how we have all worked collaboratively on this response," said
(U.S. Coast Guard photo/Petty Officer 3rd Class Renee C. Aiello)