The Wildwood Workbook: Nature Appreciation and Survival

Front Cover
Lulu.com, Feb 20, 2019 - Sports & Recreation - 84 pages
Do you want to see more, do more, and have more fun outdoors? Do you want to be more prepared for potential danger when you're out camping or hiking? Whether you're a seasoned woodsman or an inexperienced greenhorn, this straightforward, step-by-step workbook's 40+ exercises will deepen your relationship with nature and get your heart and mind engaged like never before. As lean as a coyote and straight as an arrow, this little book is packed with action and meaning. Includes: * Essential gear * ABCs of first aid * Woodland self-defense * When to stay put and when to self-rescue * The survival formula * Arts & crafts * Tracking exercises * Wild plant identification exercises * And much more!
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Introduction
9
Make Yourself a Possibles
13
Memorize the Survival Formula
15
Learn When to Run and When to Fight
16
Learn First
21
Make a Debris
22
Find and Purify Water
25
Start a Fire
26
Start Making Friends with a Few Plants
48
Give a Tree a Name
52
Carve Yourself a Bowl and Spoon
55
Practice Being a Raccoon
58
Give Thanks and Avoid Waste
59
Get Wet and Forage Some More
60
Make Some Leaf Stamps
61
Make a Pine Needle Basket
63

Find Some Food
29
Decide to Stay or
33
Find your
35
Understand How the Sun Works
38
Understand How the Moon Works
40
Get Accustomed to Being Outside
42
Observe the Weather
43
Get to Know your Neighbors
45
Get to Know a Piece of Dirt
46
Get to Know A Patch of Woods
47
Sketch Some Tracks
67
Put Yourself in an Critters Shoes 28 Open a Window
69
Get Fit for Hiking and Woodsrunning
71
Your Final Exam Spend a Night Alone in the Woods 31 Encourage Continuing Education
74
Seasonal Exercises 32 Take a Snow Walk
75
Revisit a Piece of Dirt 34 Discover Springtime Edibles
76
Make Some Spring Observations 36 Do a Spring Cleaning
77
Discover the Meaning of Summer 38 Reflect on Summer
78
Discover What Youre Thankful For 40 See What Falls First 41 Make Some Acorn Bread
79
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information