MIKCo Emergency Phone Numbers

All numbers are area code 207 unless noted - updated 02/2017

Coast Guard
  • Emergency 767-0303
  • South Portland 799-1680
  • Boothbay 633-2661
  • Rockland 596-6667
  • Southwest Harbor 244-4270
  • Jonesport 497-3404
  • Eastport 853-0684
Canadian Coast Guard
  • Saint John, NB 800-563-2444
Maine Marine Patrol Emergencies
  • NH border to Brunswick 800-482-0730
  • Midcoast 800-452-4664
  • Penobscot Bay to Canadian Border 800-432-7381
Hospitals
  • Poison Control Center 800-222-1222
  • Maine Medical Center, Portland 662-0111
  • Mercy Hospital, Portland 879-3000
  • Mid Coast Hospital, Brunswick 373-6000
  • St. Andrew's Hospital, Boothbay Harbor 633-2121
  • Penobscot Bay Medical Center, Rockport 921-8000
  • Waldo County General Hospital, Belfast 338-2500
  • Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor 973-8000
  • Mount Desert Island Hospital, Bar Harbor 288-5081
  • Downeast Community Hospital, Machias 255-3356
Warden Service
  • Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife 287-8000
  • Augusta 452-4664
  • Bangor 432-7381
  • Gray 800-228-0857
  • Operation Game Thief 800-253-7887 / 287-6057
Sheriff’s Departments
  • York County 324-1113
  • Cumberland County 893-2810
  • Sagadahoc County 443-8201
  • Lincoln County 882-6576
  • Knox County 594-0429
  • Waldo County 338-6786
  • Hancock County 667-7575
  • Washington County 255-4422
Marine Resources
  • Marine Animal Reporting Hotline 800-532-9551
  • Red Tide and Shellfish Sanitation Hotline 800-232-4733 / 624-7727
Portland & Peaks Island
  • Emergency 911
  • Peaks Island Police 207-874-8575
  • Portland Police 207-874-8479
  • Portland Fire 207-874-8400
  • Portland Ambulance 207-772-6000
  • Sea Tow 772-6724
  • Portland Water Taxi 415-8493
  • Peaks Island Taxi 518-0000

 

VHF Marine Radio Channels

6 Intership Safety

7, 8 Commercial

9  Boater Calling. Commercial and Non-Commercial.

10 Commercial

11 Pilot Boats

12 Port Operations

13 Intership Navigation Safety (Bridge-to-bridge). Ships >20m length maintain a listening watch on this channel in US waters.

14 Port Operations

15 Environmental (Receive only) Used by class C EPIRBs.

16 International Distress, Safety and Calling. Ships required to carry radio, USCG, and most coast stations maintain a listening watch on this channel.

17 State & local government maritime control

18, 19 Commercial

21 U.S. Coast Guard only

22 CG Liason and Maritime Safety Information Broadcasts. Broadcasts announced on channel 16.

23 U.S. Coast Guard only

24-28 Public Correspondence (Marine Operator)

65, 66 Port Operations

68, 69, 71 Non-Commercial

72 Non-Commercial, Intership only.

73, 74, 77 Port Operations

78 Non-Commercial

81 U.S. Government only - Environmental protection operations.

82 U.S. Government only

83 U.S. Coast Guard only

84, 85, 86, 87 Public Correspondence (Marine Operator).

88 Commercial, Intership only.