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Turtle at loggerheads with crabpot line; set free by Coast Guard and turtle-lovers

Members from Coast Guard Station Cape Charles and the Virginia Marine Science Museum’s stranding team transfer a Loggerhead turtle from aboard a Coast Guard 25-foot Response Boat – Small to the pier at Station Cape Charles, Va., May 22. The stranding team was transported to the turtle by members of Coast Guard Station Cape Charles to free the turtle and transferred it to the Virginia Aquarium. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Loretta Vargas.

Coast Guard rescues two from sinking fishing vessel

PORTSMOUTH, Va. Dec. 7, 2010 – A Coast Guard rescue crew from Station Cape Charles rescued two people off the sinking fishing vessel Mandyle, 10 miles east of Wachapreague Sunday evening. Coast…