Survival knowledge thread

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hurly
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Survival knowledge thread

Post by hurly » Sat Mar 15, 2008 6:41 pm

Please share survival knowledge if you ever should be stranded on an island.

I might be staying on one of the islands south for Malaysia for a couple of months and was wondering if anybody could help me find some info/websites regarding what plants and food/insects I could find in the jungle there for eating.
I don't have much time, maybe a month or two, so right now I'm trying to do some research so that I can be a little bit prepared.

Any help will be much appreciated.
I hope some Malaysian users can reply :)


Another question:
I remember seing this on TV: Some guy used saltwater to filter it through a t-shirt. He did this 3 times and claimed that the water was safe to drink. True...?

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Post by mith » Sun Mar 16, 2008 1:27 am

Watch the discovery channel's "survivor man"
Living one day at a time;
Enjoying one moment at a time;
Accepting hardships as the pathway to peace;
~Niebuhr

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Re: Survival knowledge thread

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