BCSARA is pleased to announce the creation of our online store where you can purchase branded apparel and backcountry safety tools.
The Speaker of the legislative Assembly has approved the installation of the memorial on the grounds of the Legislative Buildings in Victoria in the vicinity of memorials for Firefighters, Paramedics and Law Enforcement Officers, and the Emergency Services Memorial Gardens.
Update on the SAR-NIF Swiftwater project for November 2016
An update on the progress disbursing the Province of BC’s 10 million dollar one-time SAR funding
Information on the upcoming BCSARA 2017 elections for representatives and board members.
An update on the BCSARA Rope Rescue Program Update project
BCSARA is providing a new tool to our 2500 SAR volunteers in the form of a mobile app available for iPhone and Android.
In January, the Province of BC announced $10 million in funding for the British Columbia Search and Rescue Association (BCSARA) as further support for ground search and rescue (GSAR) volunteers across the province. These funds are essential to continuing the outstanding volunteer ground search and rescue services British Columbians benefit from. “Our BC Search and Rescue teams are among …
The British Columbia Search and Rescue Association (BCSARA), Provincial Emergency Program Air (PEP AIR), and Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue (RCMSAR) wish to honour their volunteer members by establishing a memorial on the grounds of the B.C. Parliament Buildings. The three organizations have formed the Search and Rescue Volunteer Memorial Committee with the purpose …
It has come to the attention of the British Columbia Search and Rescue Association (BCSARA) that a TV commercial called #BraveTheCold – When the Rockies Turn Blue | Coors Light Canada has recently begun airing on YouTube and TV. #BraveTheCold focuses on the thrill of adventure in association with Coors Light Canada and includes ‘going …