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Beds

Instructions for making a winter bed out of logs and a packable willow mat that can be rolled up and carried for travel.

Bow and Arrow

Instructions for construction of a bow and arrows used for hunting or recreation.

Bow Drill

Instructions for construction and use of a bow drill used to start a fire.

Bowfishing

Instructions for construction of a fishing bow and arrows as well as hints for use in catching fish.

Dye and Mordant

Instructions for making dye and mordant from plant materials and a color guide for several plants.

Fish Poison

Instructions for producing fish poison to aid in collecting fish for food.

Hand Drill

Instructions for construction and use of a hand drill to start a fire.

Insect Repellent

Instructions for using plants to control insects both on your body and in your outdoor shelters.

Insulation and Staying Dry

Instructions for using plants as insulation and to stay dry when building shelters.

Lashing and Cordage

Instructions for preparation of plant fibers from specific plants as well as instructions for producing cordage.

Snowshoes

Instructions for constructing snowshoes as well as a picture of finished product.

Tinder and Other Fuels

Instructions for preparing tinder from specific plants as well as helpful hints about which woods to use for cooking.

Toothbrush

Instructions for making a toothbrush out of twigs.


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