MGSAR News!

July 2019 News

July 14, 2019 from 12pm to 4pm: The Miramichi Ground Search and Rescue team will be hosting an Open House at the NB GSAR Training Center (located on the old base in Chatham.)

Open to the Public!

Free:
– Face painting
– Glitter Tattoos
– Photo booth
– Hot dogs
– Popcorn
– Water
– Princess Actors
– Superhero Actors

Every hour there is also a free AdventureSmart presentation for the kids.
(71 Thorneycroft St)

Open-house


November News

November 19th @ 10am and November 23rd @6pm: MGSAR Info Sessions; open to the public; located at the MGSAR base (71 Thorneycroft St)


November 8th: 

  • In Memoriam page has been updated to include our team mate, Mark Corbett, who passed away last November. Special thanks to his family for his biography and the great photo.
  • Met with our Platinum sponsor, Sykes Miramichi, at the base for a photo op with our new t-shirts and signs

November 7th: MGSAR members met with our Federal Minister, Pat Finnegan, regarding our long-term plan to establish a GSAR training Center for New Brunswick in Miramichi.


November 4-6th: 13 members of the MGSAR team are participating in the New Brunwick GSAR Workshop held in Oromocto, NB.

  • Some of the courses offered:
    • Drones
    •  Anthropology
    •  Utilizing SAR Dog Teams at Searches
    • Lost Person Behaviour
    • Tracking 
    • GPS training
    • Searching from aircraft 

 

 

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