Fundamentals of Mantracking: The Step-by-Step Method: An Essential Primer for Search and Rescue Trackers (Revised and Updated Edition)

February 23, 2021
Fundamentals of Mantracking: The Step-by-Step Method: An Essential Primer for Search and Rescue Trackers (Revised and Updated Edition)

Revised and updated with color photographs, the classicguide to search and rescue.In 2012, there were 661,000 missing person cases opened in theUnited States. While the majority of missing person cases that getopened are closed quickly, by the end of the year over 2,000remained unresolved. In many instances, when the missing person islost in the woods, or in the desert, search and rescue missionsbecome an essential tool that can mean the difference between lifeand death.Fundamentals of Mantracking is the essential guidewritten by the people who spent most of their lives developing andrefining the art of tracking, one of the most important but oftenoverlooked aspects of successful search and rescue missions.Inside, you will find the history of tracking, information on howto tell when tracking becomes necessary, recommended equipment andtools, and hundreds of indispensable examples of what to do on yourway to becoming an expert tracker.Originally released in 1990, the revised and updated edition ofFundamentals of Mantracking includes dozens of colorphotographs and detailed illustrations, making it the one bookessential to anyone interested in learning how to track, orcommitted to becoming the best tracker possible.