This past Sunday there was an incredible sigh of relief across the nation as the two young Carrico sisters were found relatively safe and healthy after a massive search and rescue operation in California.
There were several things that came out of this event that should be of interest to the survival community:
The list could easily go on, and it does in the following podcast that I recorded. Please listen in, because I believe there are many wonderful lessons for all to learn from this. I break the story down and dissect it for important details in four parts:
Please note (and I say this in the podcast as well) it is IMPOSSIBLE for any of us to have full information on this situation in such a short period of time. As time moves on, more information may come out that helps us all (including myself) to better understand even more lessons to be learned.
Craig Caudill is the Founder and Chief Instructor of Nature Reliance School. He specializes in teaching outdoor related topics to include, survival, tracking, nature awareness and more for private or public groups, and government agencies. Craig is the author of three books, Extreme Wilderness Survival and Ultimate Wilderness Gear, and Essential Wilderness Navigation (co-authored with Tracy Trimble) from Page Street Publishing, distributed by Macmillan Publishing as well as co-author of The Tiny Survival Guide.
Craig is co-host of the popular The Survival Show podcast, is a frequent contributor to TV outlets, blog sites, magazines and is a popular online outdoor educator. Pick up the books, subscribe to him on Youtube, or join Craig and the other NRS Instructors in a class so they can help you be more safe and aware in the outdoors.