Survival on a Deserted Island

How to build a shelter

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Location for Your Shelter

Your shelter should be around or near A source of water and food. A good walking distance from each, but the water especially.

Near the beach or under shade is another good spot for your shelter. If rescue arrives or passing boats appear, you will be able to signal to them.

Building Your Shelter

There are several ways to build a shelter. One way is making a lean-to shelter. to make a lean-to shelter, find a sturdy tree to use as a base. After finding the base tree, get a long fallen branch and lean one end on the base tree. Take smaller branches and lean them on the already leaned branch. Now put leaves and foliage on the small branches. And you should be done after that.