Posts Tagged ‘shelter’

Emergency Shelters

Posted on May 23rd, 2012 by Peter

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There may come a time when you have to spend a night out that you hadn’t planned on.  It may be because of weather, darkness, injury or more commonly, getting lost!  Regardless of the cause you are now faced with nine or ten hours of discomfort at best and, at worst, the loss of your […]

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SURVIVAL KITS

Posted on May 16th, 2011 by brian

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Survival kits should: – Be light weight and compact – Be with you when you need it – Contain equipment that you can rely on – Be adjusted according to the season and the expected weather – Include the equipment you will need to survive a night or two in the season       […]

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WILDERNESS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

Posted on May 16th, 2011 by brian

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SIT DOWN, GET OFF YOUR FEET – Control your panic – Talk positively to yourself – Have a drink of water, smoke a cigarette eat something – Don’t move around until you are in control of yourself and your actions – Analyze the immediate threats to your safety – Determine the length of your survival […]

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    Surviving in Your Car

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    Heat Challenges

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  • Signaling

    Signaling

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  • Fire

    Fire

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    Shelter

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    Clothing

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Hydration

Hydration

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Maps & Compass

Outdoor Survival-Chapter 5-Map & Compass from Colorado Parks & ...