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Cold-Water Immersion Information

What you don't know about "cold" water can kill you!

 Note that the following information about cold water comes from Canadian research.  Canadians measure temperature in degrees Celcius.  Here is a quick comparison to degrees Fahrenheit.
C          F
 0          32
 5          41
10         50
15         59
20         68
25         77

How Your Body Regulates Its Temperature
How Your Body Looses Heat in Cold Water

Facts about "cold" water - this can also mean summer water HERE!
4 Phases of Cold-Water Immersion

1-10-1 Principle to Survive
More on 1-10-1

Proper Rescuing Techniques
Rewarming for Survival

Circum-Rescue Collapse

Preparing to be in Cold Water

Stay or Try to Swim for It?

Ice Safety