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September 2015

Lifesaving knowledge taught at National Air Training Center
Cover photo of a CBP helicopter landing
How CBP partnered with industry to save America’s solar manufacturers
Photo of one of five solar rooftop installations at Pearl Harbor-Hickam military base in Hawaii.
Agency proves its prowess during World Games competition
Photo of CBP mountain biker in competition.
CBP fights human trafficking through DHS Blue Campaign
CBP fights human trafficking through DHS Blue Campaign
How wood packaging pests threaten America’s timber treasures
Photo of an Emerald ash borer
Investigating Arizona's illicit subterranean passageways with Border Patrol's Tunnel Team
Photo of Border Patrol agent descending into tunnel
Nathaniel Hawthorne and the Salem Customhouse
A photo of the Salem Customhouse
Securing the border in the Thousand Islands
Photo of agents on snowmobiles on the St. Lawrence River.
R. Gil Kerlikowske on CBP's future and his approach to leadership
Photo of CBP Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske