The 225-foot United States Coast Guard Cutter Maple docks at the 17th Coast Guard District Sector Juneau on Sunday morning. The Maple was commissioned Oct. 19, 2001 and is a Juniper-Class Buoy Tender home ported in Sitka. Lt. Cmdr. Daniel Gray and the crew of 49 conduct aids to navigation, search and rescue, maritime law enforcement, marine environmental protection and homeland security.
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