Travelling outdoor like going to the forest will offer you an unbelievable experience that will be remembered for the rest of your life. You will amaze with the tranquil sensation inside the forest and your adrenaline will be pumped when you saw the wild animals inside it. To explore the forest, you need a good preparation such as sufficient food stock and survival gears. However, if you never go to the forest before, you need a guide when you travel inside the dense forest. You don’t want to end up trapped inside the forest didn’t you? The things are getting worse when your food stocks are running out as well. So what if you are really stuck on the forest without foods at all? This article will guide you to survive in the forest with the list of animals and plants that can be eaten in order to survive. Check this out!
1. Bug Larva
The first thing that you can eat in the jungle is bug larva. You might be feeling disgusted when you see it at your lawn but I believe that there is no option in the forest right? You can use this thing in order to survive. You can eat this animal if there is nothing left in your bag. You can burn it first or you can also directly eat this animal. Bug larva is commonly found inside the decomposed trees. So, what do you think? Want to try some?
Alright, the second animal that you can use to survive is bird. All kind of birds can be eaten if you have nothing in your pocket. You can hunt the birds and be sure to clean them first before you grill it. However, it needs a basic hunting skill if you really want to get the amount of protein inside the birds. You know what I mean right? Since they are always above the trees, so you need to have a good skill of aiming. Happy hunting and you better not missed.
As the third animal, termites can also be eaten when you trapped in the forest. Just like the bug larva, most of the travelers are avoid eating these termites. Alright, if you have this feeling, you better throw it away because come on, we have no option right? Termites can be found inside the logs and wood. For the travelers who have eaten this animal before, the taste of termite is like a peanut jam. For your information, termite can be your alternative of getting protein because the amount of protein inside a termite is quite high.
This amphibian creature is the next animal that can be eaten in order to survive in the jungle. It seems disgusting and gross but in the Chinese and Japanese restaurants are already make this animal as their delicious cuisine. So, if you get lost in the jungle, you can find this animal around the swamps. But, I have to inform you that you need to be extremely careful when you hunt the frogs since some of them are known as the venomous species. Bright colored frogs are easy to recognize as the poisonous species.
Lizard can also be eaten in order to survive in the jungle. This animal can be located near the forest, cave and also under the rock. The best part from lizard that can be eaten is their rear legs and tail. So, what about a roasted lizard? Got interested to try?
This creature can also be eaten when your bag is running out. Snake is the alternative to get protein for you. Snake is a common food to survive in the wild and it’s already used as the survival training by the soldiers. Before you eat a snake, be sure to cut down the head because it’s really dangerous.
Grasshopper is already a popular snack in several countries like Thailand. Grasshopper can be your alternative to get protein for you. You can grill the grasshopper or you can also eat this insect. According from the person who ever eat this insect, the taste of grasshopper is like a crispy chicken.
The next animal that can be eaten to survive in the jungle is ant. You can eat this animal by fried them or grill them. In Thailand, ants are considered as the most delicious insect. So, do you agree with them? Well, there is only one way to know it.
The next animal that you can hunt when you stuck in the forest is deer. This herbivore creature can be located inside the forest. However, you need to be remain motionless when you want to hunt the deer since they are known to be the most aware animal and they are also sensitive to any kind of suspicious sounds around them.
The next animal that you can hunt to survive in the jungle is boar. This omnivore creature can also be located in the jungle. Boar is known as a nocturnal animal. Equipped with sharp tusks and brute strength, you need to be careful if you really want to eat this animal.
Fish is the next animal that you can eat when you trapped in the forest. If the forest is closed with the river, you can try to catch the fish by using handmade spear. Catfish, snakehead, trout and freshwater salmon are the examples of fishes that can be eaten in order to survive.
The next animal you can eat in order to survive is rat. This critter can be found in the forest and usually hiding underground. You can also hunt this animal as your alternative of getting protein in the forest. However, you need to be patient when you hunt this animal since they can run so fast to avoid their natural predator.
The next animal on the list is porcupine. Porcupine is a nocturnal animal that can be eaten when there is nothing left to eat in your bag. However, you need to be extremely careful since they are also can hurt you with their spiny hair.