NZSAR Environmental Scans gather information about events, trends and occurrences in the internal and external environments and consider their potential impact on the search and rescue sector.
This information supports strategic planning within the NZSAR Council and the wider SAR sector.
The current Environmental Scan
The current scan is available to browse on this website, via the main menu, or direct via these links: Key insights, Overview, Contents.
PDF snapshots of major revisions are included below for historical reference.
Snapshot of the Covid-19 update to the environmental scan
Snapshot of the major update undertaken in February 2020, focussing on volunteerism.
Snapshot of the first Environmental Scan completed in 2017.