Number of members
Swiftwater, Rope, Avalanche, Mountain, Helicopter, and water search and rescues.
Nelson Search and Rescue (NSAR) is a non-profit, volunteer organization that is registered with the British Columbia Provincial Emergency Program. At the request of PEP, the RCMP or another authorized party, they respond to provide assistance with Ground Search and Rescue (GSAR) operations. They are strong supporters of "mutual aid" and frequently assist (and request assistance from) other search and rescue groups within their region.