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United States Rescue & Special Operations Group Survival Website & Forum. Site Map for Build It Solar. Remote Sensing Tutorial Table of Contents. {*style:<b> Geophysical Remote Sensing: External Fields; Magnetics / Geophysical Remote Sensing: Gravity / Geophysical Remote Sensing: Crustal Dynamics; Seismology </b>*} The Electromagnetic Spectrum: The Photon / Transmittance, Absorptance, and Reflectance / The Electromagnetic Spectrum: Distribution of Radiant Energies / Spectral Signatures </b>*} {*style:<b>History of Remote Sensing; Remote Sensing Systems: </b>*} {*style:<b>Section 12: The Human Remote Senser in Space - Astronaut Photography Guest Writer: Dr.

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IS-55.A: Household Hazardous Materials – A Guide for Citizens

We recommend that you review the contents of the course and look over the updated materials. If you have already passed the exam for this course, you are not required to complete the exam again in order to be current in your training by FEMA EMI records. IS-360: Preparing for Mass Casualty Incidents: A Guide for Schools, Higher Education, and Houses of Worship. Course Date Course Overview This course provides leading practices and resources to assist elementary and secondary schools, institutions of higher education, and houses of worship in developing emergency plans for preparing for, responding to, and recovering from mass casualty incidents.

IS-360: Preparing for Mass Casualty Incidents: A Guide for Schools, Higher Education, and Houses of Worship

FEMA - Emergency Management Institute (EMI) Course. IS-22: Are You Ready? An In-depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness. *This course has been reviewed for doctrine related changes and therefore is dated October 31, 2013.

IS-22: Are You Ready? An In-depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness

We recommend that you review the contents of the course and look over the updated materials. If you have already passed the exam for this course, you are not required to complete the exam again in order to be current in your training by FEMA EMI records. If you choose to retake the exam, your completion certificate will reflect the date of your first completion, not the date that you retake it. Radiation Protection. Cesium (chemical symbol Cs) is a metal that may be stable (nonradioactive) or unstable (radioactive).

Radiation Protection

The most common radioactive form of cesium is cesium-137. Another fairly common radioisotope is cesium-134. Retreat (survivalism) A retreat is a place of refuge for those in the survivalist subculture or movement.

Retreat (survivalism)

A retreat is also sometimes called a bug-out location (BOL). Survivalist retreats are intended to be self-sufficient and easily defended, and are generally located in sparsely populated rural areas. With the increasing inflation of the 1960s, the impending US monetary devaluation, the continuing concern with possible nuclear exchanges between the US and the Soviet Union, and the increasing vulnerability of urban centers to supply shortages and other systems failures, a number of primarily conservative and libertarian thinkers began suggesting that individual preparations would be wise.

Making Fire with a Bow Drill. The components of the bow drill consist of the spindle, the hearthboard, bow and the bearing block. Downward pressure is applied by pushing down on the bearing block and rotation on the spindle is generated by the bow. In the right hand photo above, notice that the string closest to the left hand holding the bow is underneath the other half of the string.

100 Items to Disappear First. 100 Items to Disappear First 1.

100 Items to Disappear First

Generators (Good ones cost dearly. Gas storage, risky. Noisy...target of thieves; maintenance etc.) 2. Bug Out Bag – The 7 Types of Gear You Must Have to Survive. Bug Out Bag For someone new to being a Survivalist building your first Bug Out Bag can seem like a big task.

Bug Out Bag – The 7 Types of Gear You Must Have to Survive

Everybody you read about has been tweaking theirs for months or even years and has a pile of gear built up. Survival Gear & Bug Out Bags. A Bug out bag is basically a large survival kit that’s filled with everything you need to survive after a disaster.

Survival Gear & Bug Out Bags

A Bug Out Bag allows you quickly grab what you need should you be forced to evacuate during a disaster. Most experts suggest that your BOB should contain enough supplies to last for at least seventy-two hours. Since most major disasters often disrupt services and normal life for longer than 72 hours, we think it is a good idea to have a Bag that will allow you survive for an indefinite period of time. 100 Skills Every Man Should Know: 2008's Ultimate DIY List. Glossary. SurvivalIQ - Wilderness Survival Handbook. Stealth Survival. U.S. Army Survival Manual FM 21-76 - EQUIPPED TO SURVIVE (tm)

New Evidence Shows Less Exercise Time Is Better. Sam Coffman. SURVIVAL – BEDOUIN STYLE. Since the Napoleon’s ill-fated campaign against Egypt in the late 18th century and the world became enthralled with everything Pharaonic.

SURVIVAL – BEDOUIN STYLE

Back to Basics, DIY Soda Can Stove. A small portable way to cook your meals while you are out backpacking and do not want to carry something heavy, using a soda can stove will allow you to boil water, cook your meal, or rehydrate your meal while on the go or in an emergency situation.

Back to Basics, DIY Soda Can Stove

There are many different types of can stoves out there, here is one version. For this version the directions were taken fromthesodacanstove.com. Field eXpedients: 550 Cord Survival Braid Key Chain DIY. BASIC LIST OF SUGGESTED ITEMS FOR LONG TERM SURVIVAL. Some people are saying we should prepare for at least 7 days, but the way things go after a hurricane, tornado, floods, loss of electricity and the fact that these disasters will continue and perhaps even get worse in coming years according to trends, one week is not enough. Some have said 7 years, but that seems too long so do what you can. Be sure to use the older stocked goods first and replace them with new.

Otherwise you will end up with all old food you might not even want to eat. Always check canned tomatoes for spoilage, as even in the can they can spoil. Most other foods last a long time. Family Emergency Preparedness Kits - Living Off The Grid. Every family should have an emergency preparedness kit. In fact, we should all have several kits: One for the home, one for the car trunk… You don’t have to be expecting Armageddon, zombies or a total breakdown of society to understand the value of a family emergency preparedness kit. Think about long term power outages, earthquakes, hurricanes, snowstorms… All of these situations can leave us without access to necessities if we are not prepared. Self-reliance. Survivalism. Anticipated disruptions may include: History[edit] The origins of the modern Survivalist movement in the United Kingdom and the United States include government policies, threats of nuclear warfare, religious beliefs, and writers who warned of social or economic collapse in both non-fiction and apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction.

The Cold War era Civil Defense programs promoted public atomic bomb shelters, personal fallout shelters, and training for children, such as the Duck and Cover films.