Photos from the 2011 Collegiate MERD: Idaho Springs, CO

    Host: Colorado School of Mines Student Mine Rescue Teams


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    Teams wait outside the Miami Portal at the Edgar Mine.

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    A CSM Silver Team member crawls under a pile of secure rubble to extract a victim.

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    CSM Blue Team members construct a temporary stopping to airlock out of Fresh Air Base.

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    UBC Fresh Air Base prepares to send in a back-up team.

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    Penn State rescuers perform first aid at the Incident Command Center on the surface.

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    A victim awaiting rescue sits just past a burning fire.

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    CSM Silver Team extracts a patient through a man door underground.