Finding Food in a survival situation. There are endless survival scenarios and situations, but the basic need for Shelter, Food, and Water remains. While water and shelter will be your first priority, eventually a source of nourishment will need to be secured. Obviously, depending on your environment, some areas will have more abundant sources of survival foods. Others will … [Read more...] about Survival Foods
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Tests, reviews and recommendations on quality survival, outdoor, camping, tactical and emergency preparedness gear.
Basic Survival Skills: finding, clarifying and purifying water; building and lighting fires utilizing a range of both traditional and modern techniques; maintaining your core body temperature; building basic shelters to protect from the elements and identifying natural ones; signaling for help – day, night, land, sea and in the air.
Urban Survival – how to prepare for and survive disasters both natural and man-made.
Emergency/survival kits – how to put together a bug out bags, mini survival tins and EDC bags.
Why Should We Be Prepared?
Never before in history has emergency preparedness been so important. We live a world that is growing more and more uncertain day by day. We really do take so much for granted. One day they could be snatched away from us – just like that.
When we think about all the things we need to be ready for an emergency, food storage usually tops the list. Obviously, food is necessary for survival so it’s really a no-brainer. Whether your planning for a natural disaster, a job loss or just “Mom’s down with the flu”, stocking up on food is the smart thing to do. However, as you get started, the process seems … [Read more...] about Do You Make These 10 Food Storage Mistakes?
BEST SURVIVAL BASICS – US Army Survival Approach The best basic survival approach was created by the US army. It is not surprising when we take into account two facts: Soldiers find themselves in survival situations most often, US troops operate on all continents in all possible conditions. For training purposes US army produced a manual with survival rules that have … [Read more...] about Basic Survival Skills Everyone Should Know
Most people are familiar with commercial AM and FM radio broadcasts. AM broadcasts are in the range 530 kHz to about 1600 kHz (1.6 MHZ), while commercial FM broadcasts are in the range 88 MHZ to 108 MHZ. But, there is an entire world of radio out there which can be intriguing to listen to. For example, aircraft use the band 108 MHZ to 137 MHZ, the coast guard, some emergency … [Read more...] about Uniden Bearcat BCD325P2 TrunkTracker V Digital Scanner Review
Rocky S2V have come up with some great, high-end adventure clothing and footwear gear designed to stand up to the harshest of weather conditions. As a bonus accessory to their clothing and footwear range, they came up with a survival grenade which is basically made up of a few hard-to-improvise, survival items wrapped in about 3 meters of paracord that you can clip to your … [Read more...] about Rocky S2V Survival Grenade – Review