WARRENTON, Ore. -- The Clackamas County Dive Team participated in deployment training with Clatsop County's rescue team and the U.S. Coast Guard Friday.
Clatsop County's volunteer Search and Rescue Team invited the Clackamas dive team to participate in the training, said Clackamas County Sgt. William Wurpes.
The training was part of an effort to get more officers trained for helicopter rescues. Members of the dive team practiced landing on both land and sea from helicopters during the training.