When faced with a survival situation, a Maple tree is one of those natural and valuable resources that can keep you alive. The challenge is the woods during a survival situation is getting vitamins, calories, and nutrients you need to survive. Your body has about two and a half weeks to survive without calories, proteins or nutrients. Fortunately, there are a lot of natural resources that can provide needed nutrition.
On the next page, we show you one source of nutrients – Maple Sap – that is available in early spring, just about everywhere in North America.