In summation, the rangers involved in the Grenada Operation suffered no heat casualties because of a vigorous hydration program and prior operational planning. Throughout numerous deployments to temperate climates like Hondorus, Panama and Jordan, the rangers have suffered few significant heat related injuries.
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