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Title To the rescue [downloadable video]
Published [United States]: Dreamscape Media, LLC, 2017
Distributed Made available through hoopla
 
 
Descript 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 44 min.)) : sd., col
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Note Digital content provided by hoopla
Summary As more urban adventurers seek outdoor recreational thrills than ever before, search-and-rescue teams are pushed to the limit trying to save those adventurers from the elements - and from themselves. GPS technology and the assumption that help is just a cell-phone call away have changed the way amateur adventurers play, but the rescue system is chronically underfunded and struggles to keep up with the new demand. To The Rescue goes behind-the-scenes of Canada's search-and-rescue system and finds that the system itself is an emergency in the making - patched together by the volunteers who put their lives on the line with each and every rescue
Audience Not rated
Tech Details Mode of access: World Wide Web
Subject Search and rescue operations -- Canada
Volunteer workers in search and rescue operations -- Canada
Adventure travel -- Canada
Civics -- Study and teaching
Tourism
Alt Author Rideout, Sue, film producer
Wood, Melanie, screenwriter, film director
hoopla digital
Music # MWT11924372

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