S&R Bibliography


           Contents                                                       Publication

What is a S&R Team

A typical very active S&R organization in Colorado (a 9 minute news clip)

Historical Novel

Gagne, Ty. The Last Traverse: Tragedy and Resilience in the Winter Whites. TMC Books 2020

Historical Novel

Howe, Nicholas.  Not Without Peril: 150 Years of Misadventures in the Presidential Range of New Hampshire. Boston, MA: AMC Books 2010

A Compendium of S&R

Auerbath, Paul S. Wilderness Medicine Mosby Elseiver 2007 (seek the latest edition)

How to conduct a Search

Koester, Robert J. Lost Person Behavior: A Search and Rescue Guide on Where to Look-For Land Air and Water dbS Productions LLC 2008

Wilderness First Responder Pre-class text

Isaac, Jeffrey. Wilderness and Rescue MEDICINE Wilderness Medical Associates Portland, ME 2019 (seek the latest edition)

NH Trail Guide

AMC WHITE MOUNTAIN GUIDE. Appalachian Mountain Club 1992 (seek the latest edition)

Maine Trail Guide

A. M. C. Maine Mountain Guide. Appalachian Mountain Club 1964 (seek the latest edition)
FEMA Courses https://training.fema.gov/is/courseoverview.aspx?code=is-100.c&lang=en

MASAR Standards


Advanced S&R Equipment and Techniques

A Class Training Manual

Phillips, Ken.  NATIONAL PARK SERVICE TECHNICAL RESCUE HANDBOOK 2005 https://www.alpinesavvy.com/blog/national-park-service-technical-rescue-manual-pdf  A Class Training Manual
Advanced S&R Individual and Team Equipment and Techniques

A Class Training Manual

 CMC Rescue, Inc. CMC Rope Rescue Manual  2017
WFR Texts
  • Wilderness and Rescue Medicine Textbook 
  • The Field Guide of Wilderness and Rescue Medicine
  • Wilderness First Responder Class Notes
  • SOAP Notebook
  • see: https://www.wildmed.com/course-type/wilderness-first-responder/
The Maine Atlas  www.delorme.com Yarmouth Maine