Images: Nome Gold Dredge Safety Examinations
Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class David Mosley
Coast Guard inspector David Borg, with the assistance of Lt. William Albright, checks a gold dredge for required safety gear in Nome, Alaska, Aug. 4, 2012. Gold dredges of all shapes and sizes have been cobbled together to participate in a modern day rush to find the precious metal. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class David Mosley.