News Headlines
Sun. Sep 25th 2016
Wilderness SAR Holds Fall COMFED 2016 at Highland Forest

This is a DRILL - The call came in Friday evening at 20:30. Wilderness SAR was dispatched to Highland Forest for a possi...

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Mon. Jul 4th 2016
APRS and SAR

This weekend WSAR was able to successfully track our Division Leaders while providing communications and FA support of the FL...

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Mon. Jun 27th 2016
Special speaker at drill is past WSAR member

Wednesday nights drill was a special presentation on heat related injuries. The guest speaker was past Crew Boss, past Parame...

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Members
Michael Salter
Captain
Crew Boss
Copywriter
Associated Coursework and Certifications
Emergency Care Safety Institute certified instructor for Standard First Aid, CPR, AED and Sport First Aid

Wilderness First Aid Wilderness Medical Associates December 2016

CPR and AED American Red Cross February 2013, W.M.A. December 2016

FEMA Emergency Management Institute, ICS - 100 Nov. 2009, ICS - 700 Nov. 2009,
ICS - 200 Dec. 2011, ICS - 800 Dec. 2011

Medical Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment MOLST protocols Aug. 2007

National Association for Search Rescue, SARTECH III Nov. 2006

US Department of Homeland Security - Office of Domestic Preparedness
- AWR-160 Awareness Level Training for Search And Rescue team participants April 2006

NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
- Searcher I Crew Boss Sept. 2012
- Basic Wildland Search Operations Oct. 2006

National Outdoor Leadership School Educator Trip Leader Course June 2000
certified as Leave No Trace Master Educator
Served as basic grid search member, Training Officer, Crew Boss, Academy Instructor, and Captain with a wide variety of experience in searching for lost individuals of all ages.

- Trained in Lost Person Behavior, search techniques, tracking, environmental hazard evaluation, radio use, interagency operability, victim transportation, crime scene preservation, and K-9 operations

- Taught or assisted in new recruit training courses including equipment and clothing choices, survival skills, land navigation, ground search techniques, and rescue basics
Upcoming Events
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7:30pm
Every 4th Wednesday
7:00pm
Every 3rd Thursday
7:00pm
Wed. Dec 20th 2017
7:00pm - 9:30pm
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Recent Call Volume
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Aug-171
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Call Volume History

Contact Information
Wilderness Search and Rescue Team
PO Box 5543
Syracuse, NY 13220
Non-Emergency: 315-510-5727
Emergency: 911
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Links
NYS Federation of SAR is our training center for WFA and CPR class's. Training info can be found at ECSI
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Wilderness has many members certified in teaching Wilderness First Aid thru ECSI.