Originally Posted by HangFire83
...I'll bite....Why the different colored tarps???
Those are the main colors of lightweight tarps. With a few tarps you can have shelter, or wearable shelter, catch rain, work under the car, makeshift stretcher, whatever.
The colors: Green and silver could be used if you don't want to be easily spotted.
Blue can be used when you DO
want to be spotted (lost in the woods
Reds, silver, white, greens, even oranges..... depending on the time of year, these are all colors that exist in nature.
Tarp Blue does not exist in nature, and is readily identifiable as man-made from the air.