Feb. 24 to Feb. 26, 2023 at The Alliant Energy Center
Adam Walton holding pike

12:00 PM Saturday, February 26, 2022 (Room A) How to deal and with outdoor emergencies on the water or in the field

Seminar Overview

  • Intro and general discussion of common outdoor emergencies
  • First aid kit contents discussion

What to carry

  • Bleeding control discussion and demonstration

Basic bleeding control

Severe bleeding control and use of tourniquet

  • Splinting discussion and demonstration

Broken arm

Broken leg

  • Environmental emergencies discussion and demonstrations

Allergic reaction

Hypothermia

Adam Walton is the owner of Pike Pole Fishing Guide Service, which is located in Southern Wisconsin.  As a USCG charter Captain, he enjoys taking clients out on a variety of Wisconsin waters, including the Lake Koshkonong system, the Madison Chain of Lakes, Green Bay, and the Lake Winnebago system.  Adam specializes in year round multi-species fishing, but chasing walleye and pike are his favorites.  Along with being a fishing guide, Adam is also a firefighter and certified paramedic. Helping other land fishing and teaching the importance of outdoor safety are two things he enjoys the most.