Winter Survival in the Finger Lakes  January 2016

T-Bar Snare

T-Bar Snare

Setting the Snare

Bow Drill Practice

Bow Drill Practice

Bow Drill

Bow Drill

Male Cardinal

Male Cardinal

Understanding nature is the result of asking good questions. We spent some time trying to understand how this bird met its end.

Paiute Trigger Snare

Paiute Trigger Snare

Traps & Snare

Traps & Snare

Dave Hall describing the function, concepts, and process of trapping for food.

Deadfall

Deadfall

Dave Hall describing the mechanics of the trigger.

Deadfall

Deadfall

A demonstration of the deadfall mechanism

Deadfall

Deadfall

T-Bar Snare

T-Bar Snare

Setting the spring-pole

T-Bar Snare

T-Bar Snare

Paiute Trigger Deadfall

Paiute Trigger Deadfall

Paiute Trigger Deadfall

Paiute Trigger Deadfall

Paiute Trigger Deadfall

Paiute Trigger Deadfall

Setting the Trigger

Setting the Trigger

Paiute Trigger

Paiute Trigger

Part of a V-Trap

Part of a V-Trap

Figure 4 Trigger

Figure 4 Trigger

Tracks

Tracks

A Fisher visited camp while we slept.

Fire as a Tool

Fire as a Tool

Creating a bowl using coals.

Night-time Embers

Night-time Embers

The innards of a wooden bowl taking shape.

Fire Burrito

Fire Burrito

Dave Hall demonstrating the potency of the fire burrito.

Breakfast

Breakfast

Eggs cooked in the morning coals....

First Coal/First Flame

First Coal/First Flame

Well Done!

Friction Fire

Friction Fire

Blowing an Ember to Life

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