Advanced Equipment for Search and Rescue Operations

Advanced Equipment for Search and Rescue Operations

Grant Year: 2012 | Focus Area: Health & Wellness | Grant Amount: $104,000 | Grant Status: Completed

Advanced Equipment for Search and Rescue Operations

Escambia Search and Rescue

Escambia Search and Rescue trains for and responds to many different types of incidents, including lost children; missing hunters; drowning victims; overdue boats; natural disasters; missing persons with Alzheimer’s, Autism or other forms of dementia. ESAR is a member of the National Association of Search and Rescue (NASAR) and provides Search, Rescue, and Recovery services to local, state, and federal law enforcement, and fire / rescue agencies.


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Project Description

Funded vehicles, equipment and supplies needed to advance the capabilities and timeliness of search and rescue operations. The team is equipped to respond to a variety of incidents from missing persons to accidents and natural disasters.

Community Impact

Ability to provide more timely search and rescue operations.