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Land Navigation Demonstration Video

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there are four fundamental principles

that you need to master in order to be

proficient in land navigation the first

one is to know where you are I can

determine this by a major train feature

that I can identify my map

or I could be given an eight digit grid

coordinate once I know where I'm at my

next step is to orient my map and plot

my location the next step is to orient

my map to our my map I'm going to set my

compass right on my map and ensure that

North on my map is in line with north on

my compass

once I've oriented my map now I can plot

my location I'm at zero four seven five

seven seven eight zero so I'm going to

rewrite to zero four and up to seven

seven I now know that I'm somewhere in

this grid Square to find my exact

location I'm going to take my protractor