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The CWS Wilderness First Responder Workbook By The Center for Wilderness Safety
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The CWS Wilderness First Responder Workbook is used by students taking Wilderness First Responder through The Center for Wilderness Safety. For more information on the Wilderness First Responder... More > course offered through The Center for Wilderness Safety, please visit www.wildsafe.org/WFR or call (888) 945-3402.< Less
The CWS Wilderness First Responder Workbook By The Center for Wilderness Safety
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The CWS Wilderness First Responder Workbook is used by students taking Wilderness First Responder through The Center for Wilderness Safety. For more information on the Wilderness First Responder... More > course offered through The Center for Wilderness Safety, please visit www.wildsafe.org/WFR or call (888) 945-3402.< Less
The Comprehensive Guide to Wilderness First Aid By Clifton Castleman, WEMT
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The Comprehensive Guide to Wilderness First Aid provides both basic and in-depth information on how to recognize, treat, and manage common injuries and illnesses when professional emergency medical... More > care is an hour away or more. This comprehensive guide will teach you what to look for, what to do in the event of an emergency, and direct you to the most appropriate type of care. This book is great for anyone who works, travels or plays in the great outdoors, and is highly recommended for Scouts, adult leaders, Search & Rescue professionals, outdoor educators, adventure guides and even weekend warriors.< Less
Introduction to Backpacking and Basic Wilderness Skills By Ronald Carvalho
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This book covers the fundamentals of Hiking and Backpacking in a safe, structured manner. It may be used as a self study guide or as part of an instructor led course. This first portion of the book... More > focuses on the following topics: Chapter 1 Hiking Essentials: An intro to the outdoor environment, proper outdoor clothing and the 13 Essentials for Hiking. Basic survival priorities are also discussed. Chapter 2 Basic Outdoors Skills: Knife safety, fire starting with Flint and Steel, safe water preparation using various water filters, and emergency shelter construction. Chapter 3 Basics of Land Navigation: Basic map reading and compass use, route planning, escape headings, pace counting, time/distance estimation and what to do when lost. Skills include learning to use the Baseplate Compass and Topographic Maps. The remainder of the book introduces key areas of interest and skills for those who wish to learn more about backpacking including gear guides, food preparation and backpacking techniques.< Less
Wilderness First Aid - A Pocket Field Guide By Clifton Castleman, WEMT, Phil W. Gardner, II
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Virtually every method of handling an injury or illness in a wilderness context is different from what you would expect in an urban environment. The remoteness from civilization, the lack of readily... More > available medical assistance, the difficulty of having to handle serious injuries on your own – often for many hours or potentially even days – can be extremely daunting if you are not prepared. This handy pocket field guide is designed to help identify, manage (and treat) and when possible, prevent common injuries and illnesses in the field.< Less
The Art of Urban Survival, A Family Safety and Self Defense Manual By stefan verstappen
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The complete guide to survival in the concrete jungle. The modern urban environment is rife with dangers. Crime, violence, natural disasters, wars, and terrorism are real life possibilities for... More > which few people are prepared. The Art of Urban Survival offers readers simple, safe, and practical advice on how to prepare for, and react to dozens of life threatening situations. The author draws from psychology, sociology and anthropology to provide a deeper understanding of the laws of the urban jungle. In addition, elements of military strategy, eastern martial arts, and wilderness survival techniques are included to provide information on the full spectrum of urban survival skills.< Less
The Art of Urban Survival, A Family Safety and Self Defense Manual By stefan verstappen
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The complete guide to survival in the concrete jungle. The modern urban environment is rife with dangers. Crime, violence, natural disasters, wars, and terrorism are real life possibilities for... More > which few people are prepared. The Art of Urban Survival offers readers simple, safe, and practical advice on how to prepare for, and react to dozens of life threatening situations. The author draws from psychology, sociology and anthropology to provide a deeper understanding of the laws of the urban jungle. In addition, elements of military strategy, eastern martial arts, and wilderness survival techniques are included to provide information on the full spectrum of urban survival skills.< Less
The Comprehensive Guide to Wilderness First Aid - What to Do When You Can't Call 911 By Clifton Castleman, WEMT
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The Comprehensive Guide to Wilderness First Aid - What to Do When You Can't Call 911 provides both basic and in-depth information on how to recognize, treat, and manage common injuries and illnesses... More > when professional emergency medical care is an hour away or more. This comprehensive guide will teach you what to look for, what to do in the event of an emergency, and direct you to the most appropriate type of care. This book is great for anyone who works, travels or plays in the great outdoors, and is highly recommended for Scouts, adult leaders, Search & Rescue professionals, outdoor educators, adventure guides and even weekend warriors.< Less
Off Grid By Backwoods
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Johnny & Rae Lynn Tapper find safety in solitude, hidden deep within the shelter of the Rocky Mountains. Terrorists have taken away the country they once knew and they survive, secluded and... More > alone, by living off the land. They live wild new lives in a wild new world, living among the wild animals of the vast Colorado wilderness. There are no phones. There is no power. There are few people. They are completely 'Off Grid'.< Less
A Sense of Santa Barbara - An Autobiographical Perspective (Abridged) By James Mills
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As an autobiographical approach to a life out of Santa Barbara, California, this narrative offers coverage of the California condor in Santa Barbara’s backcountry. With extensive coverage of... More > the California gray whale, from its breeding lagoons in Mexico to its feeding grounds in Alaska, it includes catching Soviet whalers “red” handed illegally killing that “protected” species. A fortuitous opportunity includes coverage of Apollo 17 astronauts training for our last expedition to the moon. With an “insider’s” knowledge from a broad background in forest fire suppression and a decade in fire protection and public safety with Fire Departments, this book is a must as a handbook for wilderness protection and the surprising failure of the U. S. Forest Service in that regard. The loss of 40% of free flying condors over a period of a few months, including the breakup of all breeding pairs, left the Forest Service mystified as a result of turning unpoliced, well armed dimwits loose on the condor’s habitat.< Less