June 2007
New York State Conservationist;Jun2007, Vol. 61 Issue 6, p23
The article discusses some of the search and rescue missions undertaken by New York State Forest Rangers. While patrolling the Bear Swamp State Forest, Forest Ranger Robert Rogers heard what he thought was someone blowing a whistle. Thinking it might be a distress signal, he followed the whistle blasts into the woods and was able to save an injured man. The article also relates the experiences of Forest Rangers Kevin Burns, Jeff Balerno and Robert Coscomb while performing their job.


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