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I'm an elected moderator on Science Fiction and Fantasy and moderator pro tempore on The Great Outdoors, and I'm also active on several other SE sites.

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Jan
25
comment How can I rescue someone lost in an avalanche?
Emphasis on the first point. A rescuer's first and most important responsibility is to him- or herself. If a rescuer is injured, that's not only a hand down, it's another victim that needs attention.
Jan
25
awarded  Vox Populi
Jan
25
revised Washing clothes on long hikes
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Jan
25
revised Washing clothes on long hikes
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Jan
25
awarded  Suffrage
Jan
25
comment Does drinking alcohol cause problems at altitude?
@EdwardThomson you mean you don't carry a nalgene full of gin on your harness?
Jan
25
suggested suggested edit on What do I need to look for in good, quality hiking boots?
Jan
25
suggested suggested edit on How can I be absolutely sure my fire is safely extinguished?
Jan
25
asked Serrated vs flat-edge knives
Jan
25
answered How do I set a top rope anchor?
Jan
25
comment How do I set a top rope anchor?
There are general rules, but this depends a fair bit on what is around.
Jan
25
awarded  Scholar
Jan
25
accepted What is the safest way to purify water?
Jan
25
suggested suggested edit on How do I desalinate seawater?
Jan
25
suggested suggested edit on How should I remove a tick?
Jan
25
suggested suggested edit on Can any waterborne pathogens survive boiling?
Jan
25
revised How do I avoid leeches?
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Jan
25
revised How can I acclimatize to cold?
Grammar, typo
Jan
25
suggested suggested edit on How can I acclimatize to cold?
Jan
25
revised How can you navigate without a compass or GPS
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