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How To Be A World-Class Survivalist in 5 Simple Steps

How To Be A World-Class Survivalist in 5 Simple Steps
Joy Paley Activist Post With the recent econopocalypse, it’s no wonder that people are becoming more interested in what it would take to survive after our current society has undergone a major shift. After all, if something we thought was intrinsically stable—our financial sector, and the guarantee of ever increasing wealth—is actually pretty flimsy, well, a lot of other things can be brought into question too. Take out a seemingly small piece of the puzzle, like access to gasoline, and you find that your local grocery will run out of goods within 2 days. Learning the basic skills to survive without the modern conveniences of society is a way to prepare yourself for these unpredictable shifts. 1. 2. 3. • Stock up a pantry of canned goods—think beans, tuna, veggies, fruit, and soups • Get bulk basics like oil, sugar, salt, peanut butter, rice, lentils, and any other grains you prefer • Pick up a rechargeable LED flashlight 4. 5.

BACKPACKING LIGHTWEIGHT - Backpacking & Hiking Resources Katadyn Pocket Water Microfilter Review In my opinion, a water filter is one of the most important pieces of gear you can carry. Without water, your chances of surviving for any length of time are pretty minimal. Not having enough clean drinkable water prevents your body from carry out its normal functions, and can lead to death in as little as three days (possibly much sooner in harsh desert environments). Whether you’re a hiker, a prepper or just someone who enjoys wilderness activities, having a way to obtain clean drinkable water is essential to your survival. Over the years I have encountered a number of different types of water filters. Why I prefer the Katadyn Pocket Microfilter The Katadyn Pocket Microfilter is no skimpy water filter, the thing is tough and can take a beating. The manufacturer claims that it’s built for a lifetime of use, and they back up their claim with a lifetime warranty. Through countless number of excursions into the wilderness, this filter has never once failed to deliver clean drinkable water.

Get Prepared: 122 Of The Best Prepper Websites On The Internet By Michael Snyder, on December 18th, 2014 Getting prepared for the chaos that is coming to America in the years ahead is not that complicated. Help is out there – if you know where to look. And sadly, the truth of the matter is that most Americans are not prepared for much of anything at this point. 44 percent don’t have first-aid kits48 percent lack emergency supplies53 percent do not have a minimum three-day supply of nonperishable food and water at home55 percent believe local authorities will come to their rescue if disaster strikes52 percent have not designated a family meeting place if they are separated during an emergency42 percent do not know the phone numbers of all of their immediate family members21 percent don’t know if their workplace has an emergency preparedness plan37 percent do not have a list of the drugs they are taking52 percent do not have copies of health insurance documents Before we get to the list, I want to explain a few things about it. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8.

Custom Tree House Plans, DIY Ideas & Building Designs No, really: would you want to design, build and live in an real fantasy tree house all year round? More and more people have decided to do just that and where treehouses were once novelty architecture for kids they are now (almost) mainstream structures, as attested to by the pictures above via Bella Seven. Many modern tree house designs and home designers and custom builders take a site-specific approach and construct their tree buildings around not only views and rooms but also have to account for access and structural support in unique and novel ways. While a lot of attention is paid to lofty plans by fashionable designers, there are many people who continue to use quite conventional home-building plans, techniques and materials to construct tree homes and cabins that look much like ordinary residences on the ground below. And moving into the future, who is to say that tree houses will not continue to be considered for ever-more-urban applications?

How to use a Compass - Compass and Map interaction Kjetil Kjernsmo's illustrated guide on Using the compass in interaction with a map This is the important lesson, and you should learn it well. I am not covering map reading here, guess you would have to consult other sources for that, but the lesson will be useful if you have a sense of what a map says. First, a quick summary of what you will learn in this lesson: Align the edge of the compass with the starting and finishing point. Here is our compass again: The principles are much the same as in lesson 1 but this time, you are using the map to tell you which way is correct instead of your intuition. Take a map. You want to go from the trail-crossing at A, to the rock at B. Time to be careful again! Keep the compass steady on the map. There are a number of serious mistakes that can be made here. When you are sure you have the compass housing right, you may take the compass away from the map. Hold the compass in your hand. It's time to walk off.

100 Items to Disappear First 100 Items to Disappear First 1. Generators (Good ones cost dearly. Gas storage, risky. From a Sarajevo War Survivor: Experiencing horrible things that can happen in a war - death of parents and friends, hunger and malnutrition, endless freezing cold, fear, sniper attacks. 1. Survival Gear Review How to Disappear so that No One can find YOU! There are many reasons you might want to disappear, some honorable some not so honorable. Maybe you have a stalker or you would like more privacy, maybe you are avoiding domestic violence or identity theft... whatever the reason is here are a few tips that will help you do just that. The very first thing you should do if you would like to make your earthly presence a little less conspicuous is to stop getting your mail at the place you live. A post office box really wont do either because you need two forms of identification linking you to the place you live. However, you can get a post office box with an old address if you have recently moved and still have a utility bill and one other item with your old address on it. Another alternative is to rent a mail box using an old address. If you have a friend that will let you use their mailbox and you don't get a lot of mail you could ask them and have your mail sent there. The second thing you need to do is to quit using your credit cards.

Wild Plants Used for Medicine and Food Learning wild plants used for medicine, food, and tools is also known as the study of ethnobotany (how people utilize plants). Edible and medicinal plants can provide healthy alternatives to highly processed foods and pharmaceuticals, bringing greater health into our lives. To effectively use wild plants, one must learn basic plant identification skills, especially for poisonous plants, as well as proper collection and preparation methods. This section of the online library provides articles on wild plants used for medicine, food, and utilitarian purposes. Articles often include references to excellent books, resources, and classes. We hope you enjoy these resources that can help you discover ways to bring wild plants into your life. You can peruse the articles below and/or sign up to the Alderleaf eNewsletter to get updates on new articles. Information and Articles on Wild Plants Used for Medicine and Food: Poisonous Mushrooms Some poisonous mushrooms can kill you! Related Courses: