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Greater Fundy Ground Search & Rescue Info Session
August 31, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Executive Director of Greater Fundy Ground Search and Rescue will review the process and steps involved in a rescue on the Fundy Footpath. He will offer a special video and be available to answer any questions. He will stress the importance of safety-first and preparedness.
He will give presentations on the “Hug a Tree”; “Adventure Smart”; and “Survive Outside” programs in the tent outside the Interpretive Centre at Big Salmon River followed by a question and answer period.
The Greater Fundy Ground Search and Rescue Command Post Mobile Unit will be set up outside the Interpretive Centre and will be manned, offering an opportunity to educate the public about the important, and difficult process, involved in a safe extraction of any person or persons, in peril on the Fundy Footpath.