Maritime & Port Security Day 2019
Join us to explore the missions and needs of the U.S. Coast Guard.
Tasked with defending and preserving the United States the USCG Is responsible for the personal safety and security our citizens; the marine transportation system and infrastructure; natural and economic resources; and the territorial integrity of our nation–from both internal and external threats, natural and man-made. USCG jurisdiction includes the U.S. ports and inland waterways, along the coasts, and international waters. The Coast Guard is a unique military, multi-mission, maritime force offering a unique blend of military, law enforcement, humanitarian, regulatory, and diplomatic capabilities. These capabilities underpin three broad roles: maritime safety, maritime security, and maritime stewardship. There are 11 missions that are interwoven within these roles. Join us to hear from a number of these missions to further your understanding of this incredibly unique and critical force.