You will never go hungry in the swamps after learning this! Cattails are abundant in the swamps and their centers can be eaten and provide a nice source of starch. But do they really taste like cardboard? Has anyone ever tried this?
Carlos Becerra's passion for the outdoors and survival training began in 1993 when he was enlisted in the US Army. He was stationed in Missouri where he spent many nights trekking in the deep Ozarks. He also trained in the Washington wilderness near Mt. Rainier.