Assisting SAR teams to locate missing people using Social Media
- SAR Links
Some proposed uses for UAVs in SAR based on a year of consulting experts, feel free to contribute to this conversation.
TrueNorth is in public beta – using a GIS is like writing a resume with Photoshop, come get your mapping word processor.
Following up on a series of posts on how to measure the error in a GPS, I’ve written a simple too that will let you calculate the precision of any GPS unit.
Some basic facts about the operational use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for Search and Rescue in Canada, and in BC
SAR teams on the North Shore are attempting to reproduce a crowdsourced SAR effort pioneered in 2010 on a massive 16 day long search.
The silver alert is an example of an alert for a vulnerable missing person in an urban setting that can help find people with dementia who wander.