filtering water | bushcraft | Kent | south east | London

Filtering water

Hopefully you’ve already read this post on finding water, if not take a quick look. Here I want to look at filtering, that is removing solids, often refered to as particles or particulates, from water.  That could be tiny pieces of soil, leaf or other organic matter that you can see floating around.  It’s important […]

Edible nuts

Nuts are a great source of calories and contain varying quantities of vitamins and minerals such as manganese, potassium, calcium, iron, magnesium, zinc, fluoride and selenium.  They are generally easy to forage for and can be collected quickly without expending too much energy. You might also want to take a look at this post about edible fruits and […]

fruit and nuts | foraging | Kent | south east | London

survival kit

Survival Kit 1

There are many off the shelf survival kits on the market but I wouldn’t buy one.  They often have poor quality components that don’t work very well, if at all, and others that don’t serve any practical use; and you might want to vary what you have in a survival kit depending upon environment, time […]