Looking for a Tax Receipt?

This time of year sees our switchboard light up with inquiries from the public asking the BCSARA office when their tax receipt for their donation, solicited by telephone, will be arriving. BCSARA wants to remind the public that we DO NOT seek donations via telephone...

BCSARA Challenge Coin

This weekend saw the unveiling of the official BCSARA Challenge Coin in a step towards recognizing the efforts of our membership in shaping our organization from its initial days as the BC Search and Rescue Advisory Committee and now into the British Columbia Search...

RADeMS Conference Press Release

On March 21st, 190 Search and Rescue Volunteers from all over British Columbia will descend on the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel in Richmond to learn about a new tool to help them establish the level of exposure to risk. The Response Assessment and Decision Making...

Trailhead Selfies and SAR Prevention

There has been much discussion recently on the idea of the “Trailhead Selfie”, The British Columbia Search and Rescue Association strongly encourages all persons who explore the outdoors in British Columbia to carry the 10 essentials and leave a trip plan...

Northern Regions SAR Meeting

This weekend 20 of the 24 SAR teams from across the northeast and northwest met in Prince George.  In total 65 people attended, including SAR volunteers from the 20 teams, representatives from amateur radio, EMBC-Air, the Coroners office, RCMP, BCAS, the British...