In a wilderness survival situation, particularly one where an individual likely won’t be found in the immediate future, finding a source of water is crucial. According to wilderness survival expert Jim Cobb, “Having the means to filter and disinfect water is important, but you have to find it first.
If you need knowledge, read a book. If you want to really know something, experience is the best teacher. So when it comes to living out of your car, which is one of the fastest-growing forms of homelessness, the best advice comes from people who have actually done it for more than just a week or two.