Canadian survival

BY jordan gresham


Clothes are very important you will need them in different types of weather.If it is snowing you would wear a heavy coat,scarf,mittens.If it is warm you would wear something loose and that will keep you in the shade


If you don't know how to work a compass then a map is your other option it will help you know where you need to go.


It is important to have a weapon when you are surviving in the wild.You need it to kill animal and sometimes skin a animal.

To make a weapon you will need wood and a rock scrape, the rock against the wood until it gets sharper and carved into the shape you want it to be.


If you want to escape you will need a signal to get overcoming helicopter's to notice you.

You write SOS in the sand or start a fire


You will need a compass if you get lost lost you will also will need to be able to read it. To read it you will need to Place your compass in your palm and have it at your waist. Then, point the arrow at an object. Then, twist the compass needle so the compass needle lies right over the other arrow. Make sure that the compass needle is pointing.


You will need a shelter so you can sleep instead of being exposed on the cold bare ground.

This is how you make a shelter

Find fallen trees branches stand them upright with a slant. Then find another long stick as the support,Next pile small twigs and leaves over the sticks, and apply small debris.

First aid kit

you will need a first aid kit encase of a injury.You will also need to know how to take care of an injury.

if it is a puncture,if you can rip a piece of your clothing and wrap it around the wound and tie it off with a vine.


It is important to learn how to make a fire because will need it through the night as your source of light. This how you make one.

  • you find to rocks and rub them together until you see a spark
  • blow on it until it smoke's
  • when it starts to smoke feed it until it gets bigger


Water is a key factor of survival here are some side effects

  • dizziness
  • Mood swings
  • Foggy thinking and poor concentration
  • Chills
  • Muscle cramps Back or joint ache
  • Dull, dry skin or pronounced wrinkles
  • Constipation
  • Infrequent urination; dark, concentrated urine Headache
  • Bad breath
  • Sugar cravings


Food is very important in the wild, you will need to learn how to tell edible plants and non-edible plants apart from each other. You also need to learn how to catch fish and cook it.

  • You can eat berry's
  • animals
  • and bugs