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We undoubtedly got a good water supply right here. If we had to leave right here and go some spot exactly where we didn’t know irrespective of whether there was water, how may perhaps we go about taking water with us? Effectively, there are a number of techniques that we could transport water with out a water bottle. Having said that, most of them involve some sort of man-produced item. I think in my pack I have a Ziploc bag. A Ziploc bag could be a water bag, so we could fill this Ziploc with water and carry it off. I also have a grocery shop bag, which in and of itself will not transport water, it would all run out, appropriate? Having said that, we currently saw that stagnant moss carries water definitely nicely. If I had been to choose up a large slab of stagnant moss and soak it, it would soak up all that water like a sponge. I could then place it in my grocery shop bag and carry that, so I could squeeze it and get a lot additional water out of it farther down the trail. So I could use stagnant moss to carry water, I could use a Ziploc back to carry water, I could also, if I had an short article of clothes, and it was hot and I wasn’t going to have to have it, I can soak clothes in water and carry that off and squeeze that out as I stroll.
So there are techniques that I could transport water with out a water vessel or container. We looked at generating burn bowls, we can also make burn bottles, which is to take a log and burn down longways, and fill that with water and carry that off, place a cork in the leading. So you can make a bottle, you can make a sponge, or you can fill up a Ziploc bag, and these are techniques that you can carry water with you. If you have one thing like a raincoat, they’re supposed to be waterproof, you can make a water bag out of a raincoat. You can make a water bag out of a rain fly on a tent, you can make a water bag out of a dry bag. Some people today carry dry bags to hold their sleeping bags or what ever dry. You can scoop up water in a dry bag and carry that. So there are techniques that you can transport water to a distant place with out getting to use a bottle.