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95% of all survival rescues take place in the first 72 hours of any survival situation. If you’re Lost, Staying Put and Staying Calm will maximize your chances of survival. […]
If you’re venturing out into the wilderness you need to carry enough water to sustain yourself during an emergency, and you need to have a plan for refilling your supplies if things go really bad. […]
Don’t count on a GPS to prevent you from getting lost. If your Batteries die, or the GPS Device becomes damaged or lost, what will you do? A good old fashion Compass, and knowledge of how to use it can be a lifesaver. […]
Making noise while you are hiking in bear country can often be enough to deter a bear from coming near you.
NEVER turn your back to the bear. Turning and running can activate the bear’s natural hunting instincts. […]