How To Shit In The Woods 3rd Edition

Author: Kathleen Meyer
Editor: Ten Speed Press
ISBN: 1607740184
Size: 20,67 MB
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It’s the feisty third edition of How to Shit in the Woods, jam-packed with new information for outdoor enthusiasts of every stripe. Hailed in its first edition as “the most important environmental book of the decade” by Books of the Southwest, and in its second as “the real shit” by the late, great, outdoor photographer Galen Rowell, this bestselling guide is often called the “backpacker’s bible” and has sold more than 2.5 million copies in eight languages. Author Kathleen Meyer continues to pioneer the way with her inimitable voice—at once humorous, irreverent, and direct—examining the latest techniques for graceful backcountry elimination, and answering a desperate cry from nature concerning environmental precautions in our ever-shrinking wilds. World changes come fast and furious, and in the backcountry it is no different. The practice of “packing-it-out,” adopted to protect high use areas and fragile eco-systems, is here to stay. We are now often urged to haul our poop home. Or with increasing frequency, the whole business is mandatory. To assist with all this responsible human waste disposal, Meyer’s new edition features the latest in product innovations, from classy high-tech to inexpensive do-it-yourself. She covers the most current solutions to the health risks of drinking straight from wilderness waterways; presents a raft of natural substitutes for the purist swearing off toilet tissue; and offers a wealth of new recommendations for ladies who must make do without a loo. This down-to-earth guide has been employed as a training aid for scout troops, outdoor schools, and wilderness programs for inner-city youth; for rangers with the U.S. Forest Service, National Park Service, and Bureau of Land Management; as well as for whitewater rafting guides, backcountry outfitters, and members of the military. In rowing hundreds of urbanites down whitewater rivers, Meyer honed her squatting skills and found she “wasn’t alone in the klutz department.” Her delightfully shameless discussion of a once-shameful activity, her erudite examination of its associated vocabulary, and her unapologetic promotion of its colorful vernacular make How to Shit in the Woods essential and vastly entertaining reading for anyone who’s ever paused at the edge of the forest and pondered: “Where do I go to go?”

How To Shit In The Woods

Author: Kathleen Meyer
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Size: 17,97 MB
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The author continues to expand her investigation into better methods of conduct in the outdoors, reviews health concerns, and shares some of the extraordinary mail her book has generated.

How To Shit In The Woods 4th Edition

Author: Kathleen Meyer
Editor: Ten Speed Press
ISBN: 1984857142
Size: 19,16 MB
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The definitive guide to eco-friendly outdoor defecation--fully revised with a new introduction by renowned author and environmental activist Bill McKibben. More than thirty years since its first publication, Kathleen Meyer delivers an update to the beloved guide to relieving yourself responsibly. Meyer's delightfully shameless discussion of a once-secretive activity examines the environmental impact of too much crap (organic and otherwise) on our ever-shrinking wild outdoors. With the rising popularity of hiking and off-the-grid backpacking as well as the current climate crisis, How to Shit in the Woods provides timely techniques for keeping trails, bushes, and wild waters clean and protected when indoor plumbing is not an option. Meyer shares proper procedures in a way that is approachable and comprehensible for all audiences, from beginner to expert. The fourth edition features updates to outdoor laws and regulations, health statistics, and recommendations for equipment such as special trowels, funnels, and portable toilets. With more than three million copies sold, How to Shit in the Woods is the backcountry backpacker's bible, crucial for anyone looking to be wiser with their waste.

How To Shit Around The World

Author: Jane Wilson-Howarth
Editor: Travelers' Tales
ISBN: 1609520467
Size: 17,14 MB
Format: PDF
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This book deals with the litany of the traveler's basic health problems. Readers will learn how to avoid and deal with: Traveler's Diarrehea Unhealthy water Weird foods Strange Toilets Dehydration Gastroenteritis Immunization Lack of adequate hygiene Worms Snakes, Spiders and Leeches Going outside Bathing The special problems of children Issues with seniors

How To Shit In The Woods The Amazing Benefits Of Pooping In The Woods How It Saves Lives And A Guide On How To Do It Effectively

Author: Cathy Bayerne
Editor: Independently Published
ISBN: 9781983134104
Size: 15,19 MB
Format: PDF
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THIS IS A VERY FUNNY AND ENTERTAINING, YET INFORMATIVE AND EDUCATIONAL BOOK ON A SERIOUS SUBJECT. The book discusses the often ignored subject of how to do your duty when you are far away from civilization and there is no toilet around. It carefully explains (in a step-by-step manner) WHAT to do if you find yourself in such a situation, and HOW to do it properly and safely. And the book addresses the subject as it affects both men and women. This book is practical, direct, and to the point. It is not unnecessarily wordy. This is quite possibly the best practical book on this subject matter (how to dunk in the woods). This book is a great asset for backpackers, hikers, hunters, people who enjoy trail riding, trekking, camping, etc. But overall, it is a very funny and informative book, recommended for everyone, including all outdoor enthusiasts, and anyone considering spending time outdoors away from civilization and toilets, including casual campers, day trippers, and adventurers. This book also makes a great gag gift, a wonderful novelty gift for your adult friends, colleagues and family members. They'll laugh so hard, like you've never seen them laugh before. You'll hear them laughing and snickering over and over and over. The book is also a great coffee table book and an instant conversation starter. One thing, though, you'll find it pretty difficult to keep up with the number of people who'll want to borrow this book from you as soon as they see the book. That's what happens the moment people set their eyes on this book. BUY THIS BOOK NOW AND GET YOU AND YOUR FOLKS LAUGHING LIKE CRAZY!

Stormy Weather

Author: Geri Buckley
Editor: Penguin
ISBN: 1440654441
Size: 14,88 MB
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A wry, wise new novel of Southern dreams and second chances. On the morning of her birthday, Vonda Thayer awakes from her American Dream to realize she?s living a domestic nightmare. She plays happy homemaker to two whiny, self-absorbed teenagers, a ranting, divorced monster-in-law, and her knocked-up oldest daughter, who?s just moved home to escape a deadbeat boyfriend. In her free time, Vonda stalks her no-good husband and his bimbo du jour. And now her ailing, cantankerous father-in- law?the monster?s very estranged ex?needs a nursemaid and a place to recover. Vonda seriously needs to replace that white picket fence with barbed wire. When a hurricane rips through north Florida, it threatens to tear her already fragile family completely apart. It?s up to Vonda to help them weather the storm and learn a few survival instincts in the process. The sun?s going down on this desperate housewife, and dawn?s breaking on a new, improved Vonda Thayer?

Flushed

Author: W. Hodding Carter
Editor: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743474090
Size: 20,16 MB
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An anecdotal history of plumbing from the Harappan of 3000 B.C. to the modern world is a tribute to such engineering achievements as the lead pipes of the Roman empire, the sewers of London, and Japanese toilets. By the author of Stolen Water. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.

Leave No Trace In The Outdoors

Author: Jeffrey Marion
Editor: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811760510
Size: 20,25 MB
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The essential guide for enjoying the outdoors without harming the environment.

Have A Great Shit

Author: Jesse Karras
Editor:
ISBN: 9781734459708
Size: 14,23 MB
Format: PDF
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This hilarious and equally helpful guidebook teaches you everything you need to know for making and taking great shits like what foods, postures, and techniques will help you go like a pro. You will also learn valuable life-saving tips, such as how to improvise without toilet paper, avoiding germs in public restrooms, effectively unclogging the toilet, and even how to shit in the woods. With tons of useful information, fun cartoons, and plenty of potty humor, this fun little book will leave you laughing and learning from start to finish!

Monsters In The Woods

Author: Tim Hauserman
Editor:
ISBN:
Size: 18,30 MB
Format: PDF
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How and why you should take your children backpackingDespite America’s enthusiasm for outdoors activities like hiking and backpacking, most books on these subjects focus on adults. Backpacking, however, is an ideal activity for the entire family. Tim Hauserman, who is both an experienced outdoors guide and the father of two daughters, now offers a handbook for parents who would like to introduce their children to backpacking and camping. Hauserman provides practical, humorous advice for families new to the outdoors and for trail-savvy parents planning to take their children along for the first time: how to prepare, what to bring, who carries what, how far to walk, what to do in camp, safety precautions, dealing with mishaps, and proper trail and campground etiquette. He includes guidance about appropriate distances and pack weights for every age level of child, as well as tips about backpacking with an infant and bringing the family dog along on the adventure. He even suggests appealing destinations in the Sierra Nevada appropriate for various age groups and recounts some of his (and his daughters’) favorite hikes. Hauserman’s down-to-earth encouragement is based on decades of backpacking and camping with his own children, their friends, and other groups of youngsters. He is candid about his experiences and the lessons he learned from his own mistakes and how he dealt with them. Ultimately, the reward of sharing a special adventure and the peace and beauty of the outdoors makes all the effort worthwhile.