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Survival Cache — The Gear Site for Survival

Survival Cache — The Gear Site for Survival
Urban Survival To survive in the urban environment you will need to learn and use and whole new set of skills and tools than you might ordinarily consider in other survival situations. Urban survival techniques and objectives are completely different from the survival skills you would use in the wilderness. Survival Gear Review: Hennessy Hammock Expedition Staying off the ground is not just an important part of back country camping, it can also be a matter of life or death if you are outside the sphere of assistance or in a survival situation. The ground can literally suck the heat from your body.

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Survival gadgets that would impress MacGyver Calling all Bear Grylls wannabes – you could try and “take on the wild” like the Chuck Norris of the outdoors, but you will probably only end up with frozen toes and a shattered ego. Instead, kit yourself out with some super-cool adventure travel products; it’s not cheating, it’s winning. Also on CNNGo: Best travel products for 2012 Perfect for getting a shot of your own bubbles. 1. Do-it-yourself Survival Kit The Do-it-yourself Coffee Can Survival Kit This is a compact kit that can be carried in the car, on the boat, or in a pack for hunting, hiking, exploring, etc. Most of the contents will fit in a one-pound coffee can which doubles as a pot for melting snow and device with which to dig an emergency snow shelter. (However, if you can carry it, include a small shovel.

The LifeStraw makes dirty water clean More than one billion people – one sixth of the world’s population - are without access to safe water supply. At any given moment, about half of the world's poor are suffering from waterborne diseases, of which over 6,000 – mainly children – die each day by consuming unsafe drinking water. The world’s most prolific killer though is diarrhoeal disease from bacteria like typhoid, cholera, e. coli, salmonella and many others. Safe water interventions have vast potential to transform the lives of millions, especially in crucial areas such as poverty eradication, environmental upgradation, quality of life, child development and gender equality. LifeStraw was developed as a practical response to the billions of people who are still without access to these basic human rights. View all

Clean up your act! by Nanette Blanchard Issue #100 I used to get a headache just inhaling the chemical fumes while walking through the cleaning product aisle of the store. I started using less toxic products from the health food store, but they were so expensive. So I started to make my homemade cleaning products, and the surprising end result is that I clean the house more often. Making nontoxic laundry detergent and dishwashing liquid saves money and helps the environment. The surprising thing is how well these cleansers work. 21ST CENTURY FOOD STORAGE - Water Storage Water that we take for granted when things are normal becomes absolutely critical in times of an emergency. This is an area you can't afford to overlook in your preparedness preparations. Fact: "The human body can't survive even one week without water". In general terms, the human body requires 4 times as much water as food.

Super Easy Survival Bread Like all things survival you need to LIVE IT day to day, not just stick it in a closet and hope you never have to use it! If you’re storing wheat and all hell breaks loose….what do you do? Bake bread of course! Food Storage and Emergency Preparedness Find resources to plan your family's emergency food storage and preparedness including 72-hour kits, calculators, food storage rotation and other emergency preparedness helps. Provident Living, Official Site of the LDS ChurchThis site focuses on the eight aspects of the Welfare Program which includes food storage and emergency preparedness as well as caring for others. LDS Church PhilanthropiesThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has a great philanthropies site! You can donate money online, find patterns and instructions for making clothing, quilts, hygiene kits, and many other needs. Gary E.

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