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Sector Long Island Sound - Prevention

The Prevention Department consist of three divisions: Inspections, Waterways Management, and the Investigations Divisions. The Inspection Division manages and oversees the regulatory and inspection aspects of the Coast Guard safety, security, and environmental protection responsibilities for vessel and facilities. The Waterways Management Division controls aids to navigation, safety and security zones, Regulated Navigation Areas, ice breaking, VTS, and AIS. The Investigations Division initiates inquiries into marine casualties, pollution, boating violations, and assessment of civil penalties.

Last Modified 1/12/2016