Back Country Survival and Rescue
Malheur County Search and Rescue, Dale and Cheryl Cruson
Back Country Safety
1. Let a responsible person know where you are going.
2. Always be prepared for the weather and location. It is good to
make and take along a survival kit, as well as plenty of water.
3. Always hike and explore with a buddy.
4. If lost, stay calm. Panic can cause a person to wander, making
rescue difficult or unsuccessful.
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