posted on Jan, 27 2007 @ 08:06 PM
Here's the scenario,
A world changing event has happened, the small town I live in is being beseiged by 1000's of hungry mobs from the major city nearby. I can no longer
guarantee the safety of my family.
I grab my basic gear and take my family as far away from people as I can, the terrain is temperate woodland, open fields but it's quite flat. It's
early summer around 19 centigrade and not likely to rain.
The 5 litre camel pak I'm carrying runs out on the first day. I can't see a stream or any signs of a body of water.
My wife, baby and I each need approximatly 2 litres of water a day to stay healty thats six litres I have to magic from somewhere! How would YOU
collect your water in this situation. Collecting dew off the grass in the morning, trying to catch condesation isn't going to collect 6 litres per
I am in one of the better British infantry regiments, and what we are taught to do in this situation only justs provides enough (around 600
millilitres a day) to keep you going for upto a week, solar stills, condensation traps etc.
Please post your novel ways of collecting water here, after all without enough water we ALL DIE very quickly. Regardless of whether you have a big
[edit on 27/1/07 by Jimmy1880]