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Survival Weekly - 6/22/15

Source: http://www.islandpacket.com/2015/06/12/3791665/five-boaters-rescued-thursday.html

Welcome to another edition of Survival Weekly, where the real wilderness survival “reality show” plays out everyday, in the wild places around our world. 1,654 more words

Wilderness Survival

Project: Wild Heart

The King’s Wilderness Medicine Society teaches first aid and conducts medical research in extreme environments. A Student Opportunity Fund award enabled the society to expand its activities and events. 384 more words

Student Opportunity Fund

Expedition Prep: Greenland

Preparing for my field work in Greenland started about six months ago, and I’m now in the final week! The countdown has begun!

This is the first scientific arctic expedition I’ve taken part in and there has been lots to learn throughout the lead up to the trip. 1,176 more words

Adventures

Wilderness First Responder Course

I spent last week up in Vermont taking a Wilderness First Responder (WFR) course. This 80-hour class provides a comprehensive overview of how to deal with medical emergencies in the backcountry, as well as an intermediate level introduction to human anatomy and body systems. 946 more words

Multi-Day Trips

Survival Weekly - 5/19/15...

(Image:  http://www.reviewjournal.com/news/las-vegas/injured-hiker-found-red-rock-canyon)

Welcome to another edition of Survival Weekly, where the real wilderness survival “reality show” plays out everyday, in the wild places around our world. 1,995 more words

Wilderness Survival

Survival Weekly - 5/12/15...

Welcome to another edition of Survival Weekly, where the real wilderness survival “reality show” plays out everyday, in the wild places around our world. These unscripted stories will give you insight to the true threats and challenges you may face in your outdoor pursuits. 265 more words

Wilderness Survival

Survival Weekly - 5/7/15...

Welcome to another edition of Survival Weekly, where the real wilderness survival “reality show” plays out everyday, in the wild places around our world. These unscripted stories will give you insight to the true threats and challenges you may face in your outdoor pursuits. 612 more words

Wilderness Survival