Denise Long is a licensed private investigator and a former search and rescue (SAR) professional, who teaches wilderness survival classes for kids. She holds BA and BS degrees in Criminal Justice and Psychology, and is a certified Crime Analyst. She was a fraud investigator on an FBI task force, a deputy probation officer, a crisis counselor, and a correctional officer. She has trained German Shepherds her entire life for search and rescue, pet therapy, and fun. She is a lifelong camper and nature enthusiast.
if exploring is on your child's agenda this summer, this is a great
book to get lost in.--Queens Family and Brooklyn
[a] fun and practical guide.--Minnesota Parent
A splendid volume for young adventurers. --Kirkus Reviews
This practical book by a veteran search and rescue volunteer offers excellent tips on coping with potentially dangerous situations in the backcountry...a great book for anyone, young or old, who spends time in remote areas. --Denver Post