Providing essential guidance for a myriad of circumstances and skill levels, this virtually indestructible series of pocket guides includes tips and tricks for exploring the outdoors as well as preparing for natural disasters. From studying wildlife and diverse environments to sound advice for hunting and boating enthusiasts, this collection is ideal for the everyday adventurer. Unlike bulky guidebooks, these waterproof, travel-size companions are perfect for navigating the wilderness, built to endure day hikes, fishing expeditions, and camping trips for years to come.
Giving potential victims the best chance for survival, this reference demonstrates how to identify and treat severe trauma injuries in the field. Developed in cooperation with emergency medical technicians and military medics, this guide provides the basics of first aid, how to evaluate injuries, and how to execute proper care for specific wounds.
"Pocket Naturalist Guides are to nature-loving backpackers what CliffsNotes are to teens trying to navigate Shakespeare: essential." --"Backpacker Magazine"