Survival Strategies

Survival Strategies
by David Dehaas

A handbook of information, techniques and procedures for dealing with hazards and emergencies in wilderness areas.

While presenting outdoor survival techniques for all types of seasons and weather conditions, the author strongly suggests that this knowledge be used in concert with your own evaluation of your situation. This is a handy book to include in your emergency preparedness kit for easy reference.


author David Dehaas

What to do if you're lost or stranded

2 (dozen) ways to stay alive

3 easy snow shelters

4 ways to purify water

5 ways to navigate

6 effective rescue signals

7 shelters you can build

8 ways to start a fire

10 ways to beat biting bugs

20 wild edibles you can find

26 items for a survival kit

101 amazing survival tips

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ISBN: 0-889454-408-5 | WMPub# 1199 | 8½" x 11"
142 page trade paperback. Many illustrations and sketches | $14.95

Table of Contents

Planning for survival

Signals and rescue

Wilderness Navigation

Camp, shelter (summer)

Insects, coping with


Camp, winter

Spending the night

Fires and fire starters

Cold, hypothermia, frostbite

Ice and wilderness travel

Food and survival

Preserving food

Gathering food


Survival fishing

Improvised Fishing gear

Survival hunting

Snares and traps

Improvised gear

Survival equipment