The Value of Radios in Survival Kits
When bad weather threatens our wellbeing or a manmade disaster is evident a good survival type radio can be vital to prolonging our lives. With your emergency radio you can immediately obtain up to the minute information relating to the severity of the problem at hand or during times of calm it can serve to play some soothing music.Survival Kit Preparedness
Take a moment or two each day and for several weeks examine the amount of adverse weather which America is being subjected to on a daily basis. These deteriorating weather conditions are nothing but a major disaster waiting to happen. It doesn’t matter if you reside in the country or the heart of a large metropolitan city, the effects will be the same.The Invisible Global Threat
As we enter the 21st century, people across the planet begin to realize that we live in one place called the Earth along with approximately other 6 billion people in this planet and not to mention the numbers of plants and animals in this planet. With such a huge number of living organisms, huge problems are also come along with it. Whether it’s visible or invisible, we live with it in our daily routines.3 Easy Steps on How to Plan Home Food Storage That Is Right for You
Planning your home storage? Follow these 3 easy steps for peace of mind.The Gods Of Non-Lethal Defense Said “Let There Be Light” And There Was The Stun Gun Flashlight
In olden days, before the age of electricity there wasn’t much in the way of non-lethal self defense. In the very early days of man an attacker could be stopped with a rock but often a rock could do serious damage to the Neanderthal attackers cranium and what Neanderthal knew how to repair a fractured skull? That attacker was dead.How a Yellow Sonic Animal Chaser Prevents Animal Attacks
The Sonic Animal Chaser can protect people from wild and domestic animal attacks. The yellow Animal Chaser emits a powerful 25 KHz frequency that only animals can hear. This frequency will not do any physical harm to an animal. They will simply be scared away by the high pitch sound and you can go on about your day.How to Choose a CPR Instructor for Your CPR Class – 3 Traits They Must Possess
What is it that makes a great CPR instructor? What traits must one possess to turn an extremely boring requirement into a learning experience that can help people save lives? Read on!Lessons From a Mudslide
It has barely been several brief months since the small settlement of Gansu in China encounter their devastating mudslides. This disastrous incident left in its wake 1,500 dead people. We can learn a lot as far as setting up our survival retreats from these horrible events that occurred in August.Are You a Doer or a Talker?
Frequently you find survivalists who considered themselves experts in the field and believe there is nothing left for them to learn or understand. I can say but one thing for these people – they are fools. I know a lot about surviving; in fact I am currently going back to college for a degree in Emergency Management. When I sit down and think about it however I still consider myself as an amateur.Skillful Maneuvers
As we build up our survival group members we have started to become picky at whom we select for membership. It has gotten to the point where certain skills are badly needed while common workers are not so necessary. It is always understood that when normal labor is required we all chip in and do our fair share therefore allowing someone to join merely to have a laborer is senseless, we need skilled people instead.Beyond the Basics
Do your friends and family inform you that you have become paranoid as a result of your emergency survival preparations? In reality, as all your acquaintances sit comfortably in their small home surrounded by the lily white picket fence they truly believe they are safe from any outside influences or that in an emergency the federal government will be there to bail them out. These people are totally insane. These people display an unearned trust in the bureaucracy that they will protect their interests when necessary and this merely show how foolish and uninformed they really are. We must learn to take care of ourselves and not rely upon the government to tend to our problems.Developing a Strategic Plan for Survival
To originally develop any sort of plan you must initially generate a mission statement. This will assist you by soliciting detailed questions as you formulate your plan. An example of the types of inquiries that should be asked is:Survival Requirements of Sheltering
By now everyone must appreciate the value associated with having emergency supplies readily at hand during a major crisis. The situations that developed during the Katrina disaster should only serve to reinforce our goals to be able to take care of ourselves during a national or local emergency. The government responses were sluggish and in many cases ineffective. In this article I will briefly review the requirements for establishing an adequate shelter plan.Supplies for an Emergency Earthquake Kit
If you have been reading the news lately you will know that earthquakes are no longer a phenomenon that happens strictly on the west coast. California no longer has a monopoly on the earth movers that have traditionally caused so much damage to cities in the western portion of the nation. It was this year that Washington DC experienced a sizable shake of their own.Gotta Have Water
Well it finally happened. Mother Nature was feed up with all the abuse and nonsense that mankind had befallen her and simply decided to fight back. It seemed like the end of our world and way of living was coming and rather quickly at that. First, we experienced several back to back hurricanes heading up the east coast hitting major cities all the way up. The west coast was in the process of being slowly destroyed by earthquakes one after the other in great numbers and of tremendous velocity. Looking to the far north and at the Yellowstone area, we find that volcanic activity was going strong and appeared to never end. Fortunately, as bad as it seemed there is always an end to any sort of calamity and this one was no exception.