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Oil Skimming
MOBILE, Ala. -- Petty Officer 2nd Class Nicholas Garcia, a member of Coast Guard Station Los Angeles in Long Beach, Calif., signals the crane operator to lower to the boom of the Vessel of Opportunity Skimming System into the water during VOSS testing in the Gulf of Mexico near Pensacola, Fla., July 19, 2010. The 260-footmotor vessel Gulf Tiger departed Pensacola, Fla. July 20, 2010 to begin oil recovery operations. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Brandyn Hill.
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