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Junior corps members explore various aspects of search and rescue services.

After 5k endurance run, members visisted with fire, police, and medical personnel for introduction to emergency equipment.


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Safety briefing and teamwork exercises were conducted.Search and rescue professionals encouraged teame members to keep learning. Go Teame!
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STEM RESEARCH DAY: Jr Corps team members explored the sciences at the STEM action center
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TZJC members explored approaches to teamwork and basic engineering by building rudimentary structures from block materials, firing an air cannon at human targets, taking control of robot warriors in a battlebot ring, performing basic laboratory functions, and taking command of a simulated drone control station.


Inside a Medical Evacuation Helicopter with TZ Jr. Corps
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Take a peek inside a Bell 407 Medical transportation helicopter used to transport emergency patients from accident scene to trauma care facilities with TZ Junior Corp


OPERATION STORM RACE: TZJC plan and execute a 3 mile recon hike, recording signs of wildlife along the way.
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Completion of the hike was faced by a looming deadline in the form of a swiftly approaching storm that brought heavy winds and snow to the area. Junior Corps members, who had to perform all planning activities on their own initiative, managed to complete all required steps and successfully perform the hike.


OPERATION STORMSTEP: Cold-weather equipment tests, patrol movement drills, and signals run-throughs with K9 training support in a foothills peak ascent in a pre-dawn granite-step trail environment
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Two team elements left the departure point and moved from dense brush to hilltop along designated rally points. A forward scout element located and identified light source contacts. Contacts were tracked as they moved rapidly through the operation area.


FISH FARMERS: A visit to a fish hatchery allows TZ JC members to inspect a hatchery facility and answer questions to fish and game officials.
Keywords: - Nature - - Public Policy - - Fish -
Over 200 thousand fish per year are raised and released into rivers, streams and lakes from this facility. Teame members were taken through the entire process, learning interesting facts at each step along the way. The process of liquid water oxygenation and mobile high population transport methods were particular subjects of focus during question and answer sessions.


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