P R O C E E D I N G S
Summer 2016 Vol. 73, Number 2
6 The U.S. Waterborne Economy
The crucial role our waterway infrastructure and resources play.
by Ms. Cassandra Ingram, Mr. Fenwick Yu, and Dr. Regina Powers
11 Say "Cheese"!
A snapshot of the Coast Guard's role in commerce on our waterways.
by Mr. Korey J. Barry
13 U.S. Ocean and Coastal Economies
Signifi cant contribution to the national economy.
by Ms. Tracy Rouleau, Mr. Jeffery Adkins, and Ms. Valerie Were
17 The U.S. Coast Guard and the Waterways
A history of the vessel traffi c service.
by Mr. Dave Rosen
19 Storytelling from the Last Frontier
Communications in the Arctic.
by LT Anastacia Visneski
22 America's Marine Highway Routes Map
24 Sector Hampton Roads Virginia
Strength and readiness through collaboration.
by LT Karen Lee, LT Ashley Dufresne, and Mr. Trey Clifton
28 The Port of Virginia
A catalyst for commerce.
by Ms. Cathie J. Vick
32 A Port for All Ages
The Port of Milwaukee's rich transportation and trade history.
by Mr. Peter Hirthe and CDR Dan Somma
35 Planning for Success
From berthing to departure, the Houston Ship Channel drives our nation's economy.
by Captain Bill Diehl, Mr. Bob Mitchell, Mr. Stan Swigart, CAPT Randal Ogrydziak,
CAPT Rob McLellan, and CAPT Brian Penoyer
39 The Mississippi River System
A strategic resource.
by CAPT Michael W. Cribbs