If you are lost or in need of rescue dial 911. For emergency Forest Ranger dispatch in the Adirondacks call 518-891-0235. For emergency Forest Ranger dispatch elsewhere in New York State call 518-408-5850.

Basic Search Operations

This course is designed to introduce new members to Search and Rescue Operations. The covered topics are:

Introduction to Search and Rescue       Callout Procedures
Personnel Standards                            Search Organization
SAR Ethics                                           Search Techniques
Personal/Crew Safety

This is the introductory course for all members.