We serve and safeguard the public, protect the environment and its resources,
and defend the Nation’s interests in the Alaskan maritime region.
Leading a crew of professionals, fostering a creative
and supportive team, and building and strengthening our trusted partnerships.
Rear Admiral Daniel B. Abel,
17th District Commander
Captain Laura M. Dickey, 17th
District Chief of Staff
Master Chief Petty Officer Brett L. VerHulst
District Command Master Chief
Arctic Shield 2016:
For more information about the Coast Guard's
presence in the Arctic,
please click here.
For Maritime Emergencies:
Contact the U. S. Coast
Guard by VHF radio CH 16 or call *CG from your Alaska registered cellular telephone.
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Last Modified 5/23/2016