Colorado Search and Rescue Board
The Colorado Search and Rescue Board is a Colorado non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation that provides a point of contact for search and rescue matters on a state level. The board works closely with the Colorado Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management's Emergency Management Branch to fulfill several statutory responsibilities regarding search and rescue.
The CSRB maintains a roster of search and rescue resources throughout Colorado, and provides a Colorado Search and Rescue Coordinator, who is available 24/7 to assist local authorities in locating, and using additional or specialized resources. More specifically the Colorado Search and Rescue Board provides:
- Coordination of search and rescue services as requested by county sheriffs and others whose responsibilities include search and rescue.
- A time and place for search and rescue organizations to meet and exchange ideas.
- Education opportunities for the Colorado search and rescue community.