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Articles: Water
1First Aid: Hot Weather
Heat cramps, heat exhaustion and heat stroke are usually associated with strenuous exercise, but can occur in any person, at any time during hot weather. Somewhere in the world today, maybe where you are, it is going to be very hot. Read on to learn the signs and solutions for heat-related illness.
Also in:   First AidWeather
2How To: Ice Fishing Part One
During the "cold" season that those of you who don't live in Florida call "winter", you may have to fend for yourselves while trying not to freeze to death. Some parts of our family actually prefer to live in "northern" states, where the freeze is a way of life. However, in the coldest regions of the country ice fishing is an option for food that is always available if you know how.
Also in:   Basic SkillsCampingFishingFoodPopular
3Need to Know: Chicory
A coffee alternative. Know how to recognize this common plant and what parts should be used to make your brew.
Also in:   Basic Skills
4Need to Know: Water Wisdom
Regardless of the weather conditions, water is probably the most important item to find FIRST. OK, if you are freezing to death in Alaska, find some shelter and build a fire to warm up. NOW, GO FIND WATER.
Also in:   Basic SkillsDisaster Preparedness
5Trappers' Corner: Fish Poisons
This article is presented as another option for feeding yourself in the wilderness. It is highly illegal, but it works. It is a system as old as mankind, but is now considered highly ecologically unsound.
Also in:   FishingFoodHow ToPoison
6Trappers' Corner: Netting Fish
Part two of my series on netting covers the use of nets in water. While we assume that your net will catch dinner, there is a wide variety of aquatic residents you don't want to find mixed in with dinner. Here's what to look for and what to avoid.
Also in:   FishingFoodHow ToTraps
7Water: How Big a Tank Do You Need?
A little geometry and a little physics boiled down to some basic terms to help determine the size and capacity that is right for you.
Also in:   Disaster Preparedness
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