Recent History

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Cochrane Search & Rescue has been involved in a number of call-outs and events over the years. These include local event support, searches for missing persons, and work with the RCMP on myriad tasks.

Below you will find our most recent call-outs and events. For prior years please refer to the list of archived events.

Missing Person Search – October 30, 2022

Location: Prairie Mountain

Number of CSAR Participants: 10

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 23.7

Missing Person Search – October 15, 2022

Location: Waiprous

Number of CSAR Participants: 20

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 188.7

Community Event: Tournament of Aces – October 1, 2022

Location: Cochrane

Number of CSAR Participants: 17

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 76.3

Missing Person Search – September 18, 2022

Location: Cochrane

Tasking Agency: Cochrane RCMP

Number of CSAR Participants: 15

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 26.3

Community Event: Lions Club Labour Day Dance – September 3, 2022

Location: Cochrane

Number of CSAR Participants: 5

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 31

Missing Person Search – August 20, 2022

Location: Seebee Dam

Tasking Agency: Cochrane RCMP

Number of CSAR Participants: 13

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 82.2

Missing Person Search – August 10, 2022

Location: Bearspaw

Tasking Agency: Cochrane RCMP

Number of CSAR Participants: 15

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 6.8

Missing Person Search – August 6, 2022

Location: Elbow Falls

Tasking Agency: Cochrane RCMP

Number of CSAR Participants: 8

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 26.7

Missing Person Search – July 11, 2022

Location: Canmore Spray Lakes

Tasking Agency: Canmore RCMP

Number of CSAR Participants: 9

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 78.4

Missing Person Search – June 18, 2022

Location: Cochrane

Tasking Agency: Cochrane RCMP

Number of CSAR Participants: 9

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 22.4

Flooding Standby – June 13, 2022

Location: Bow Valley area

Number of CSAR Participants: 21

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 223

EOC Services (Flooding Standby) – June 13-14, 2022

Location: Morley

Tasking Agency: Nakoda Emergency Services

Number of CSAR Participants: 16

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 140.3

Missing Person Search – June 4, 2022

Location: Morley

Tasking Agency: Morley RCMP

Number of CSAR Participants: 24

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 146

Exercise: Multi Agency Mock Canmore Evacuation – June 4, 2022

Location: Canmore

Number of CSAR Participants: 10

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 91.1

Notes: Day 2 of 2 (several members then went immediately to the missing person search in Morley)

Exercise: Multi Agency Mock Canmore Evacuation – June 3, 2022

Location: Canmore

Number of CSAR Participants: 8

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 50

Notes: Day 1 of 2

Missing Person Search – May 30, 2022

Location: Morley

Tasking Agency: Cochrane RCMP

Number of CSAR Participants: 9

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 37.5

Missing Person Search – May 27, 2022

Location: Kananaskis

Tasking Agency: Cochrane RCMP

Number of CSAR Participants: 12

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 62.4

Notes: Assisted by CALSARA

Search – May 18, 2022

Location: Morley

Tasking Agency: Cochrane RCMP

Number of CSAR Participants: 7

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 55.5

Notes: Operation period 2 of 2

Search – May 16, 2022

Location: Morley

Tasking Agency: Cochrane RCMP

Number of CSAR Participants: 17

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 177.4

Notes: Operation period 1 of 2; assisted by members from CALSARA

Missing Person Search – May 13, 2022

Location: Mt. Yamnuska

Tasking Agency: Cochrane RCMP

Number of CSAR Participants: 17

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 103.7

Rogers Home Town Hockey First Aid – May 7, 2022

Location: Spray Lakes Family Sports Center

Tasking Agency: Cochrane Fire

Number of CSAR Participants: 3

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 18.8

Community Event: Lions Spring Dance – April 30, 2022

Location: Cochrane

Number of CSAR Participants: 14

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 98

Exercise: Mock Bragg Creek Evacuation – April 21, 2022

Location: Bragg Creek

Number of CSAR Participants: 6

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 51

Missing Person Search – February 6, 2022

Location: Morley

Tasking Agency: Cochrane RCMP

Number of CSAR Participants: 15

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 135

Notes: Operation period 2 of 2

Missing Person Search – February 5, 2022

Location: Morley

Tasking Agency: Cochrane RCMP

Number of CSAR Participants: 4

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 18.5

Notes: Operation period 1 of 2

Community Event: Kimmett Cup – February 4-5, 2022

Location: Cochrane

Number of CSAR Participants: 27

Total CSAR Volunteer Hours: 117.8