NOLS River Rescue: Essential Skills for Boaters
River Rescue outlines the essential skills for river rescue that every boater should know. Basic river knowledge is explained, including hydrology and the anatomy of rivers. Learn wading techniques, boat-to-rescue management with various types of crafts, rope and rescue systems and much more.
- Practical advice for identifying and responding to risks on the water
- Covers general river risk management and specific rescue procedures
- Covers all the essential equipment you'll need
- Advice on planning trips
Publisher: Stackpole Books (December 19, 2009)