An endowment fund has been established within the Victoria Foundation by Mr. John Horne to memorialize John MacGregor (1889-1952), VC, MC and Bar, DCM, Canada’s most decorated soldier for valour. From earnings on this fund, an annual award to be known as the John MacGregor Memorial Award will be made to a Ground Search and …
BC AdventureSmart is seeking outreach educators for the winter 2020-21 season based in Revelstoke, B.C.
This outreach team of two, will increase awareness of personal preparedness, safe outdoor activities and practices, in turn helping to reduce the number and severity of search and rescue incidents
BC AdventureSmart has once again met key milestones and successfully provided outdoor education, even during these unforeseen times, by continuing to support our very active, healthy province. Summer 2020 was a unique season, for everyone, however with creativity and adapting to the ‘new normal’, the program created new opportunities, expanded their options and professionalized. Seasonal …
Public Safety Announcement ~ BC AdventureSmart September 4 – 7, 2020 Media liaison: Sandra Riches ~ 604-671-2241 ~ email@example.com “Will you be the one?” Will you… plan for your long weekend adventure? prepare effectively for the weather conditions? follow our 3 Ts; trip plan, train and take essentials? ensure your friends/family are capable of the journey? …
In July, Emergency Management BC recorded a total of 333 search and rescue (SAR) related events.
The British Columbia Search and Rescue Association (BCSARA) in partnership with RECCO is pleased to announce the availability of RECCO attachable reflectors on the BCSARA online store (www.shop-bcsara.com).
First responders on the front lines are dealing with increased pressure, heightened stress and certainly new risks during this situation
CISM Supports for SAR volunteers continues during the COVID-19 outbreak.
As we transition to the next stages of our new normal, lets find a new normal outdoors;
Make a difference; #knowbeforeyougo
Be prepared for emergencies.
Make smart (‘AdventureSmart’) choices
BE KIND, BE CALM, BE SAFE