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Thursday, April 21, 2011

Another Search & Rescue Conference

The New Mexico Search and Rescue Council, a non-profit, all-volunteer organization that represents the largest group of wilderness search and rescue teams in the state, will be hosting the 2011 "Escape" in Ruido, NM, on May 13 - 15th at the Ruido Convention Center.

Courses offered at this year's conference will include:

Land Navigation
Air to Ground Visual Signals
Amateur Radio 
Introduction to Technical Rescue
Knots
Soft Tissue Injuries
Map and Compass
GPS
Heat and Electrolyte Emergencies
Choosing a Communication System
Patient Packing

... and much more.

To see the complete schedule and find out more about the conference, lodging and the keynote speaker, see http://www.escapeinfo.org/.

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