ALPHA SEARCH + RECOVERY
Highly qualified volunteers dedicated to finding the missing
SEARCH + RECOVERY
Alpha Search + Recovery is a 501(3)c organization based in Houston, TX serving the greater Houston, Galveston, and surrounding areas in the search for missing persons. All members of Alpha Search + Recovery are 100% volunteers and are highly trained and certified by local and national agencies. We train canines, flankers, ground searchers, man-trackers, mapping specialists, and UAV imagery to aid in search and rescue efforts.
Alpha Search + Recovery has members that are certified National Association for Search and Rescue (NASAR) instructors and lead evaluators to teach classes and host official NASAR certifications. Our team members are all volunteers, who dedicate their own time and resources to locating missing persons.
OUR TEAM OBJECTIVES
To provide trained, highly qualified, volunteer search and rescue personnel at the request of authorized emergency agencies.
To provide coordinated use of both highly trained searchers, canines, and untrained volunteers during an incident.
To provide training and certification opportunities for the volunteers with and without canines in the field of search and rescue.
To provide outreach opportunities to the community to learn about search and rescue.
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