Water Resistant Items For A Hike

Sometimes we leave unprepared for possible changes in the weather. Charley Hogwood gives some great tips on how to pack weather-appropriate gear on your body. If you do a little weather recon before heading out, it can help you adequately prepare for elements.

Dark Sky Weather App

Waterproof Phone Pouch

9 Points of Preparedness Video

Bug Out Bag Food

Sawyer Products MINI Water Filtration System

Shelter Options

Scalable Medical Kits

aLOKSAK 3 pk Bags Waterproof Bags

List of Medical Supplies

Sawyer Products 20% Picaridin Insect Repellent

Cyalume ChemLight Military Grade Chemical Light Sticks

Lighting & Mobile Power

Full list of Signaling Gear

Rite in the Rain Weatherproof Top-Spiral Notebook


Paracord – A Quick And Easy Way To Tame The Tangle!

Benchmade – Griptilian

SUUNTO MC-2 Compass

Exotac nanoSTRIKER XL

BIC Classic Lighter

Natural Jute Twine

Gorilla Double-Sided Tape

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The Predator Threat During Survival Times

We have formerly addressed the problems of residing in the vicinity of a prison when a major calamity threatens our well being. Now I would like to go one step further with that proposal and discuss attitudes. It has been alleged that during the collapse of the Bosnia infrastructure the cell doors of their prisons were opened widely allowing the liberation of many dangerous criminal elements upon society once again.

Prepare Your Home For Natural Disaster

Your home may be your only shield against these disasters. For this, it is important that you keep it disaster-proof. You have to do this to lessen the impact of the disaster. You want to make sure you have all options to ensure safety and survival of your family, if in case things go crazy.

Chinese Epidemics and Pandemics – A Real Threat

In the United States everyone seems to have their hair up in a tizzy about the potential swine flu out-break that everyone expects this winter. The Mexico City Swine Flu break-out, was quite serious, quite serious indeed. And American citizens have a right to be concerned, as a mixture of human, bird, and swine flu strains mutated together is a problem, which we have to watch carefully.

Does Pepper Spray Have a Shelf Life?

Pepper Sprays do in fact have a shelf life. It is recommended that a Pepper Spray be inspected regularly to insure its reliability as a personal protection device.

Long Life Food Storage

Usually there are specific factors involved which determine how long stored foods will last in the food storage pantry. These factors involve such variables as the temperature of your storage facility, the amount of moisture that is in the stored foods, the quantity of air found in the storage container and the actual storage container itself.

Emergency Preparedness and First Aid Kits

There are so many different options in first aid sets – small first aid kits, large first aid kits, various professional trauma bags, even military trauma bags. The inventory of materials and supplies in these setups varies widely and the number of different class specifications makes comparing and contrasting the various trauma bag contents difficult at best.

A Guide to Survival Schools

Survival School, Boot Camps, Camping Schools and several other institutions around the world can teach you the basics and much more advanced techniques of survival in the outdoors. Some survival schools focus on urban survival, specializing in survival skills in terrorist attacks and hostile situations.

How to Prevent and Treat Hypothermia

Keeping warm and dry in a survival situation is crucial to survival preparedness. Warmth and shelter is often overlooked as many survival preparedness enthusiasts focus on food, water, and first aid. Hypothermia has the same importance as other survival preparedness topics, if not more so….

What on Earth is This 2012 I Keep Hearing About?

You may have heard about it on the news, or maybe you were flipping through the channels and found an end of the world program on the History channel; maybe you heard about Emmerich’s new movie 2012, or maybe you read it in a magazine or newspaper. Wherever you heard it, you may be wondering why the date 2012 keeps coming up.

Seven Steps to Earthquake Safety

Scientists now agree that the likelihood of a major earthquake (magnitude of 6.7 or higher) hitting Southern California within the next 30 years is almost inevitable. Such an event could have a catastrophic impact on our future, but with proper preparation we can avoid some of the destruction.

Disaster Response Contingency Planning

Inherent within disaster management is developing response, and an essential element of response is contingency planning. Developing appropriate response to mitigate the impact of natural disasters calls for crafting well thought out contingency plan with the involvement of all concerned stakeholders.

Outdoor Survival Guide – The Knife

At its most basic form, you can keep a pocket knife with you at all times, after all, when disaster strikes, you may never know when you need it. Most outdoor enthusiasts agree that the knife is by far the most important tool of all.

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