Northeast SAR Region

NorthEastThe Northeast region covers the area from the Mackenzie valley to the Yukon/Nunavut and Alberta borders. There are five SAR groups in this region.
  • Chetwynd Search and Rescue
    Chetwynd Search and Rescue
    Chetwynd SAR's inception dates back to the early 70's when several individuals formed a loosely organized group. In 1996 the group was reorganised to become an official society and over the years has ...
  • Fort Nelson Search and Rescue
    Fort Nelson Search and Rescue
    Members are experienced in wilderness and urban searches. Some members have advanced training in rope rescue, swiftwater rescue and search management. Founded in 1987.
  • North Peace Search & Rescue
    North Peace Search & Rescue
    North Peace Search and Rescue (NPSAR) consists of dedicated professional volunteers who provide search and rescue services to Fort St. John and surrounding area. We also promote the safety of all recr ...
  • South Peace Emergency Response Team
    South Peace Emergency Response Team
    Based in Dawson Creek, BC with 12 members this group serves Peace River Regional District in cooperation with Chetwynd and North Peace SAR.
  • Tumbler Ridge Search and Rescue
    Tumbler Ridge Search and Rescue
    With 20 members and based in Tumbler Ridge, BC, this team serves an area in the NorthEast region close to the Alberta border and responds to many winter rescues.