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    6 Principles of Survival – Maintain Core Body Temperature – Part 1 Shelter

20 07, 2017

6 Principles of Survival – Maintain Core Body Temperature – Part 1 Shelter

Shelter and Fire are ONE.  Long term survival requires the proficiency of both.  Maintaining Core Body Temperature is vital, and without shelter and fire the body is highly susceptible to hypothermia.  In this two part series we will look at the concept and application of Shelter and Fire.  Maintaining a solid 98.6o will ensure your body does not become susceptible to hypothermia or hyperthermia.

Understanding the science behind shelter building could be the difference between relative comfort and abject misery.

SHELTER

There are 3 Primary Forms of Shelter

Clothing – First Layer of Protection

Structure – Micro Climate / Element Barrier

Fire – Radiant […]

10 07, 2017

Principles of Survival – Meet First Aid & Security Needs

One of the most overlooked Principles of Survival is having the ability to Meet your First Aid and Security Needs. The outdoors are called the wild for a reason.  It can be dangerous out there, and accidents are just waiting to happen.  Something as simple as a sprained ankle or as serious as an animal attack, it is important that you are always prepared.  Inspect your first-aid kit, and establish security protocols while in the field.  In an actual survival situation attend to any injuries, and remove yourself from any danger.  Seek medical attention as soon as possible.
First Aid […]

6 07, 2017

Principles of Survival – Mitigate Risk and Fear

One of the most important survival skills may not be what you think. The most important skill is the ability to recognize the need to make personal safety a priority. I have spent years training in the bush, and have developed the 6 Principles of Survival.

Shelter, fire, and water become irrelevant when you do not have the cognitive skills to meet those needs.

The first principle of survival is to Mitigate Risk and Fear.  This consist of having an ISOPREP Report and P.A.C.E. Plan in place before you even step into the woods.  This will ensure your odds of staying […]

13 06, 2017

Survival Uses of the Amazing Pawpaw Tree

If you live in the Eastern United States, you may have a wonderful survival recourse growing near you. We’re referring to the amazing Pawpaw tree. The Pawpaw grows in wet woodlands all over the eastern part of this country. If you have ever eaten a Pawpaw then you know the pleasure of, in our opinion, the best tasting fruit in the country. It’s definitely the largest fruit native to North America and was harvested by natives here long before Columbus “discovered” this inhabited land. George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and Lewis and Clark were all admirers of the delicate banana […]

13 06, 2017

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