NEMSAR Resources

The Human Resource

Our search and rescue team is made up of over 25 dedicated people. Some team members are certified and trained in

  • New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) Wildlands Search
  • NYS DEC Crew Boss
  • Search Management Procedures
  • Crew Leadership
  • Emergency Medical Treatment
  • Wilderness Navigation
  • Map and Compass
  • Global Positioning System (GPS)
  • Terrain Navigator
  • Survival Techniques
  • Cave Rescue
  • High Angle Rescue
  • Incident Command
  • FEMA and SEMO
  • Man Tracking

Communications Vehicle

31 foot Camper converted to a communications vehicle equipped with:

  • Computers with Terrain Navigator for New York State and color printer
  • VHF Radios
  • UHF Radios

All Terrain Vehicles

Two ATV’s to cover large tracts of land, or transport equipment to remote locations.