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Aug 12, 2011 08:14 PM ET // Bridget Brady
Food is usually abundant in a tropical survival situation. In addition to animal food, you will have to supplement your diet with edible plants. The best places to forage are the banks of streams and rivers. Wherever the sun penetrates the jungle, there will be a mass of vegetation but riverbanks m...
Nov 10, 2011 06:07 PM ET // Derek Markham
It's often said that the last thing you need to worry about when in a survival situation is what you're going to eat. The human body is highly resilient, and can go without food for longer than you think. Shelter and water, on the other hand, are pretty much non-negotiable in order to survive. Howe...