Coast Guard Sector Buffalo

Coast Guard Sector Buffalo protects vital economic and security interests of the eastern Great Lakes, including the safety and security of the maritime public, our natural and economic resources, the maritime transportation system, and the integrity of our maritime border. The Sector responds to over 1,000 Search and Rescue cases and performs over 2,500 vessel boardings annually. The Sector's Aids to Navigation Team (ANT) is responsible for the proper operation and correct positioning of over 230 navigational aids, including the placement/removal of 96 seasonal aids.


Unit Information Sheet

Sector Buffalo is in need of an Ombudsman!

If you would like to learn more about the position, please contact SCPO Jolena Kinsman at

To learn more about the Coast Guard Ombudsman's program, please click the image above or HERE.



Coast Guard Sector Buffalo
1 Fuhrmann Blvd.
Buffalo, NY 14203


For Emergency/24 hour access: (716) 843-9527
General Questions: (716) 843-9315