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Found! 2 Girls missing for 2 nights
I think it is good to post some stories that turned out with a good ending like this story:

Even though they are only eight and five years old, the Carrico sisters knew something about wilderness survival, having been trained through 4-H, according to the Humboldt County Sheriff. They may have put those skills to use after getting lost during a walk in the woods Friday afternoon in pursuit of a deer trail.

Once the girls failed to return to their Benbow home, located in Northern California's rugged region near the South Fork Eel River, a rescue operation was launched.

Two nights passed while a 250-person-strong crew, including dog teams, assisted in the effort to find them, combing the steep terrain. Then by Sunday morning, tracks left by the boot-shod girls lead rescuers to the sisters huddled together, safe, under a bush.

"How they were out there for 44 hours is pretty amazing," said Sheriff William Honsal at a news conference Sunday, where the sense of relief was palpable and media attendees applauded and shouted 'good job' to assembled rescuers. "This is an absolute miracle."

The search covered more than a dozen square miles, officials said, before Delbert Chumley and Abram Hill from the Piercy Volunteer Fire Department found the girls about a mile-and-a-half from where they had taken off.

Leia, 8, and Caroline, 5, were near Richardson Grove State Park, known for its towering redwoods and wildlife, including bears and mountain lions that have been known to roam there.

"This is an extreme environment," Honsal said.
After realizing they were lost, the girls chose to stay put and drink water from huckleberry leaves, officials said.

"They were dehydrated, they were cold, but they were well," Honsal said, adding that they suffered no apparent injuries and were in good spirits. They were reunited with their family Sunday morning and were checked out at a medical center. Honsal said the focus was on getting them hydrated, fed and warm again.

"We have so many of these kinds of efforts that end up in tears and tragedy and today we can all shed tears of joy," Humboldt County 2nd District Supervisor Estelle Fennell said at the news conference.

The search for the girls brought together workers from multiple agencies and counties, including the U.S. Coast Guard and volunteers who drove for hours to pitch in, even sleeping on the ground, Honsal said.

Lt. Mike Fridley of the Humboldt County Sheriff's Department said he got to be the one to call the girls' mother with the news that her daughters were found safe.
"She melted on the phone," Fridley said. "We had to hang up because you couldn't talk."
Also this story made me laugh because people were argueing about the use of the word miracle. FFS

And then they were calling the parent bad who let their girls wander in the woods, and then they disbelieved that they could have learned anything that young.

I think it is smart for kids to know survival skills, no matter where they are-if they live in the city or near wilderness.
I saw that! What a relief for the parents, after reading of all the bad endings it was nice to see a good one,  Cheers
You couldn't get a clue during the clue mating season in a field full of horny clues if you smeared your body with clue musk and did the clue mating dance.
Can you imagine what the parents went through, yikes!
In their own words -

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The sisters are adorable.  Very relieved that they were found safe and in good condition.
Dumb kids
(03-07-2019, 04:39 PM)Fry Guy Wrote: Dumb kids

Aren't they all? Especially at that age. More ignorant and innocent though. That's why adults are here.  hah  That's not saying much though is it?
You couldn't get a clue during the clue mating season in a field full of horny clues if you smeared your body with clue musk and did the clue mating dance.