The MeatEater Guide to Wilderness Skill and Survival by Steven Rinella
An indispensable guide to surviving everything from an extended wilderness exploration to a day-long boat trip, with hard-earned advice from the host of the show MeatEater as seen on Netflix.
On page 92 you will find Sam Thayer’s rules to wild food foraging. Much of the discussion on wild foods is pulled from Sam’s 3 foraging books: The Forager’s Harvest, Nature’s Garden, and Incredible Wild Edibles.
Among other skills, readers will learn about old-school navigation and essential satellite tools, how to build a basic first-aid kit and apply tourniquets, and how to effectively purify water using everything from ancient methods to cutting-edge technologies. This essential guide delivers hard-won insights and know-how garnered from Rinella’s own experiences and mistakes and from his trusted crew of expert hunters, anglers, emergency-room doctors, climbers, paddlers, and wilderness guides—with the goal of making any reader feel comfortable and competent while out in the wild.