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BEFORE YOU GO | EXTREME SURVIVAL: IN THE WILDERNESS YOU WILL HAVE TO MOVE ** A basic survival kit is an essential item to take with you on any outdoor expedition. It should be compact enough to carry at all times, and its contents should address the key principles of survival: protection, location, water, and food. Preparing your survival kit BOTTOM LAYER Choose a tin with a waterproof seal and locking clasps. While you can buy ready-made kits, you should always adapt the contents to your needs and to the environment you’ll be in.

This method is increasingly less effective as you near the equator. S Bisect angle between hour hand and 12 o’clock Point hour hand to sun NORTHERN HEMISPHERE Here, the cardinal point nearest to the Sun is south. Point the hour hand of a watch at the Sun and bisect the angle between this and 12 o’clock. This will be due south. N Bisect angle between 12 o’clock and hour hand 12 o’clock marker SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE Here, the cardinal point nearest to the Sun is north. Point the 12 o’clock marker on your watch at the Sun and bisect the angle between 12 o’clock and the hour hand.

33 YOU SHOULD STAY ** DO • Find an elevated position from which to choose a suitable area for survival and rescue • Regulate your clothing to avoid overheating when moving and hypothermia when static DO • Check your shelter site, before building, for hazards such as insects, flooding, rock falls, wild animals, and deadfalls • Inventory and ration your supplies • Keep a fire going; you can use it Use or improvise a walking stick to help reduce trips and falls • to purify water, keep warm, and signal rescue • Improvise shelter when not moving • Plan your route around potential Fill plastic bags or spare clothing with dry foliage and use them as a mattress or pillow to insulate you from the cold or damp ground • If in a group, give everyone something to do to keep them occupied and lessen their worry or known water sources.

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