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Archive for September, 2008

Hurricane Ike Video Series – Part 1

Posted by Kevin Felts On September 29, 2008 Comments Off

On the morning of September 13, 2008, the eye of Hurricane Ike approached the Texas coast near Galveston Bay, making landfall at 2:10 a.m. CDT over the east end of Galveston Island. People in low-lying areas who had not heeded evacuation orders, in single-family one- or two-story homes, were warned by the weather service that  [ Read More ]

Navigation with a compass and GPS video series

Posted by Kevin Felts On September 6, 2008 Comments Off

Navigation with a compass, topo map and GPS is an important skill that every hiker, camper and survivalist should learn. To help instruct someone that is just learning how to navigate, a set of videos has been put together. The GPS in the videos is a Garmin Etrex, that does NOT have a built in  [ Read More ]