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Survival Weekly – 1/21/16…

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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 i+n 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 – 

SAR for missing hunters suspended – http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Search-for-missing-Troy-man-downgraded-6771769.php

News – 

Moab deals with record number of SAR’s – http://kutv.com/news/local/moab-area-dealing-with-record-number-of-search-and-rescues

Winter Safety – 

SAR suspended for missing ski instructor – http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/article55436725.html

Snowmobile rescues – http://www.kbzk.com/story/31001452/busy-weekend-for-search-rescue-three-rescues-of-snowmobilers-all-end-safely

Avalanche rescue – http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2016/01/14/world/search-possible-missing-skiers-avalanche-kills-three-off-limits-area-french-alps/#.VqG2Q_k4HIV

Snowmobile accident – http://www.rexburgstandardjournal.com/news/local/emergency-crews-assist-in-snowmobile-accident/article_e9cb0080-bc03-11e5-a3fd-33c33f88710f.html

SAR for missing skier – http://www.capradio.org/articles/2016/01/17/search-for-missing-skier-at-sugar-bowl-resort/

Avalanche fatality – http://www.jhnewsandguide.com/news/cops_courts/deadly-avalanche-on-pyramid/article_ec238d8b-7ef7-5951-b5e4-dae5c49d82e1.html

Snowmobilers rescued – http://www.standard.net/Police/2016/01/19/Search-and-rescue-crews-attempting-to-get-to-snowmobilers-stuck-on-Bountiful-bench

Water Safety –

Victim recovered – http://www.nst.com.my/news/2016/01/122542/body-recovered-water-during-search-teen-who-drowned-while-fishing

SAR underway on river – http://wbay.com/2016/01/17/day-2-of-search-for-missing-man-in-winnebago-county/

Hiking – 

Body of missing toddler found – http://www.people.com/article/tennesee-toddler-noah-chamberlin-found-dead

Search suspended for missing hiker – http://www.pressherald.com/2016/01/17/search-called-off-for-man-believed-missing-in-acadia/

Lost & Injured hikers rescued –

Hunter-gatherer – 

SAR for treasure hunter – http://www.aol.com/article/2016/01/18/colorado-man-missing-after-new-mexico-treasure-hunting-trip/21299079/

Climbing – 

Vehicles – 

 Small plane crash – http://kutv.com/news/local/lone-pilot-survives-colorado-bound-plane-crash

SAR for missing Marines suspended – http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2016/01/19/life-rafts-found-12-marines-missing-after-crash/78994108/

Body of wigsuit flyer recovered – http://www.kcsg.com/view/full_story/27042639/article-Coconino-County-working-to-recover-body-of-man-who-died-while–Wingsuit-Flying—UPDATE-?instance=more_local_news2

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