How to survive almost anywhere
Could you escape the wilderness with the bare minimum of tools?
It’s the stuff of nightmares –suddenly you’re on your own, somewhere wild, with nothing to help you survive. Could you make it out alive?
Here we aim to give you some tips that might improve the chances of that. It’s not an SAS-style survival bible, but a few things it would be useful to remember in a pinch.
In order to survive, we all need food, water, shelter, warmth and air. In most places on Earth, air is not a problem – so this won’t cover the places that are. But you should start thinking of the other four points as quickly as possible if you ever find yourself in a survivalist situation.
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