Lower Adirondack SAR

 

Area Serviced

 

Primarily Region 5 of the Adirondacks, but willing to respond anywhere in NYS.

Activation

 

(518) 884-2602, (845) 706-6980, (518) 742-6398

Skills

 

All members NYS DEC Basic Wildland Search. Logistical support, 16 Team Leaders, Winter capable. 88 active members; can field 10 to 15 searchers on short notice.

Equipment

 

All supplies necessary to carry out grid search. 10 GPS’s

Radios

 

31 VHF base radios and several hand held radios with 155.160 MHz, 155.205 MHz and all DEC frequencies.

Medical

 

One MD. 6 EMT's. Most members have CPR and BFA. Two back country medical kits.

Technical

 

Water: six 70 foot throw bags, ropes, pulleys, six white water PFD's.

Maps

 

Two laptop computers and printers with MapTech Pro. Entire library of USGS topographic maps of the Adirondack Region.

Additional

 

www.lasarny.org

   

Contact Information

 

Lower Adirondack SAR
15 Trieble Ave, Ste. 5, PMB 425
Ballston Spa, NY  12020

  

President
James Schaad
518-884-2602 (C)
EMail: lasar.president@outlook.com

Team Commander
Matt Sirni
845-706-6980 (C)
EMail:
mattsirni@gmail.com
 

  

Assistant Team Commander
Rob Blunt
518-742-6398 (C)
EMail: lasar.commander2@outlook.com

 
  

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