How Long Can a Person Survive in The Open Ocean?

There are numerous different situations that can occur at sea that can put the lives of people at risk and render them adrift on the ocean. Everything from life rafts, to provisions to physical conditioning will affect how long a person adrift at sea might survive. There are three main scenarios that can occur that leave the crew adrift on a disabled boat, adrift in a life raft or adrift in the water. Let’s look at these individual scenarios.

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