Here we see a United States Coast Guard crew from Station Kodiak delivering a dewatering pump to a vessel taking on water. The pump helped save the boat. Delivering dewatering pumps is one of many ways that the U. S. Coast Guard saves lives at sea. Would you know how to operate such a pump, if the need should arise, and it were delivered to your boat in the same manner as it was to the commercial fishermen shown?
Click this link to learn how to operate a gas-powered dewatering pump.
Click this link to learn how to operate an electric dewatering pump.