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Breaking Ice with the U.S. Coast Guard
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Bristol Bay and the crew of the Canadian Coast Guard Ship Samuel Risley break ice in front of and around the Tug Everlast with the Barge Norman McLeod in the St. Clair River, Jan. 20, 2015. In a combined effort with the Canadians, the Bristol Bay's crew helped the tug and barge travel from Sarnia, Ontario, to Windsor, Ontario, in less then a day. U.S. Coast Guard video by Chief Petty Officer Nicholas Gould