Survival Weekly – 3/4/15…


Welcome to another edition of Survival Weekly, where the real wilderness survival “reality show” plays out everyday, in the wild places around our world. These unscripted stories will give you insight to the true threats and challenges you may face in your outdoor pursuits. So sit back, relax, and read on to get a dose of reality to sharpen your most valuable survival tool. – BPO

Featured – 

Meth and getting rescued don’t mix well. Injured SAR team member wins lawsuit –

News – 

Northwest Alaska SAR reports –

Winter Sports – 

Injured snowmobiler rescued

Another injured snowmobiler rescued –

Hiking – 

Search ends for missing hiker

Stranded hikers rescued

Injured hiker rescued –

Lost hikers rescued –

Helicopter rescue of stranded climbers –

Injured hikers rescued –

Another injured hiker rescued –


Hunter-gatherer – 

Stranded hunters rescued –

Climbing – 

Injured climber rescued

Stranded climber rescued

Climber rescued –

Water Safety – 

Two sailors rescued –

Coast guard rescues nine sailors –

Vehicles – 

Fatality at river crossing in Mammoth Cave –

Multiple vehicle SAR’s –

Stranded man rescued –

Urban – 

Missing dementia and Alzheimer’s patients –  

Interested in learning skills to handle emergencies like the ones you read in Survival Weekly?  Check out BigPig Outdoors Survival 101 class  –


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