Desert Survival

Simple information on staying alive in the world’s harshest environment

Locating Desert Water Sources

Locating Desert Water Sources

The ability to find water is perhaps the most crucial element for survival in the desert. In extreme temperatures the human body can require over 10 litres of water a day even when resting in the shade.  Obviously any one journeying into desert areas should carry sufficient water with them to take
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Desert Survival Guide- Rationing Water Loss

Desert Survival Guide- Rationing Water Loss

Ration your water loss rather than your water!  In hot arid environments it is important to stay hydrated. Reduced hydration levels make you more susceptible to heat related illness and in addition it can impair both physical and metal acumen making you more likely to make a mistake that could co
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