The author suggests learning ethnobotany as a top priority. Here, he shows some students how to recognize the poisonous hemlock plant.

SURVIVAL SKILLS FOR OUTDOOR PREPAREDNESS

more you know, the less you need to carry.

What’s really important when it comes to survival? We must begin by asking what “survival” means. Are we talking about economic survival? Wilderness survival? Urban survival? The survival of our health? Perhaps it’s a combination of all of these. And, as I’ve been saying for the past 40-plus years: The more you know, the less you need to carry. And it’s true.  students explore an urban strea                        <div id=

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