i did not wright these the were given to me by the folks at 

if you are lost in the woods follow the water downstream, sooner or later you will find humans

 8 drops of regular clorox bleach to 1 gal of water to purify ... double if the water is very cloudy

snakes:black touches yellow kill a fellow, red touches black freind of Jack

face shelter opening facing to the east the morning sun will warm you up

dry feet make happy campers

rain jacket with a hoodie is essential, combine it with a brimmed hat = happy camper

make shure your gear works

on shelters add as much insulation as you can get