Tracking skills

Burns Lake Search and Rescue's Bob Peebles and Steve Heslop held a 'human tracking' training session recently.

Burns Lake Search and Rescue held a 'human tracking' training session recently.

Burns Lake Search and Rescue’s Bob Peebles and Steve Heslop (R) held a ‘human tracking’ training session at the vacant lot beside the Overwaitea parking lot.

They taught search and rescue members, along with Burns Lake RCMP members the fundamentals of tracking a missing person, including how to report and interpret vital search and rescue information such as broken twigs, bruised vegetation and compressed leaves.

 

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