Topo Map Tips

United States Search and Rescue Task Force KNOW THE TERRITORY - TIPS ON TOPOGRAPHICAL MAPS When you are on a search and rescue mission, especially...

Critical Incident Stress Management Team

Critical Incident Stress (like the illusion background on this page) can be very deceiving, hence the necessity of the CISM team.  The United States...

Ranger’s  Awards

United States Search and Rescue Task Force Welcome to the United States Search and Rescue Task Force Awards Center! The U.S. Search and Rescue Task Force...

United States Search and Rescue Task Force

The Elk Bath picture above, was taken by the Alaskan Type I Incident Management Team (John McColgan) on August 6, 2000 on the East...

EDUCATIONAL AND REFERENCE INFORMATION

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Picture Gallery

Community Emergency Response Team United States Department of Agriculture CERT Team upon completion of hands-on training Task Force Specialist Joseph Zajewski is pictured...

Tornadoes

United States Search and Rescue Task Force One of the most destructive natural phenomena, tornadoes are swirling winds that spin at phenomenal speeds of up...

Awards and Ribbons

Award Requirements Medal of Honor - (posthumously awarded) – awarded for line-of-duty death. Medal of Valor – awarded for an on-duty...

Topographical Map Basics

United States Search and Rescue Task Force What is a Topographic Map? A topographical map is a representation of the Earth, or part of it.  Traditionally,...

Heat Related Illnesses

Fluid Balance All the body's fluids make up one large body fluid pool. Losses of fluid from any one source is reflected in the levels...

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