Natural Disaster Emergency Plan – Do You Have One?
That is certainly not a lot of time and no time to start scratching your head wondering what you are going to do. It is absolutely essential for people who live in these parts of the country to have an emergency plan in place. Read on to learn more.What’s in an Earthquake Emergency Kit?
Natural disasters have been causing chaos for humanity since the beginning of time. In most cases, a disaster may be preceded by some form of warning, but that is not the case when you are talking about an earthquake. An earthquake can occur in any location, at any magnitude, and it will do so with surprising suddenness. That is why it is so important for you to make sure that you have an earthquake emergency kit available. What’s included in these kits?Seven Errors – Survival Preppers Make!
In today’s high risk economic environment those people who step forward and recognize the importance of preparedness in advance, should take steps to include all contingencies. It’s not only important to acquire the correct equipment and supplies but also to gain the necessary knowledge and skills necessary to survive through a major economic crisis, civil unrest or a natural disaster.Grid Shutdown: When The Lights Go Out, Will You Be Prepared?
We are regularly reminded with news reports covering power outages that last several days or weeks resulting from severe weather like snow storms, hurricanes, tornado’s or heat waves that threaten to overload our electrical systems. Extreme weather is putting America’s power grid to the test, with a long run of violent storms and record breaking heat battering a system designed decades ago. All it takes is for Mother Nature to unleash a storm, and entire regions are cut off from their power grids. Wind and water can destroy in seconds what it took us years to create.Is a Bug Out Bag Necessary for a Prepper?
What is a bug out bag? Do you need one? Why do preppers have them? I will explain in this article as to why a bug out bag is necessary, what they’re fore and how you can prepare (or improve) your bug out bag.Freeze Dried Food For Long Term Food Storage
Freeze drying is a process used to preserve a wide variety of perishable foods from ice cream to bacon or even coffee. It involves dehydrating the food material first by freezing it then quickly reducing the surrounding atmospheric pressure to sublimate the frozen water directly from solid ice to gas. Initially intended for astronauts, freeze dried food has gained in popularity and is now being sold to consumers for general consumption.Preparing for the Hurricane Season
Many areas in the United States were devastated by Hurricane Sandy but it is not the last expected this year. The hurricane season is just getting started and will continue until November 30. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, there is a 70 percent chance that 13 to 20 more storms will visit the country.The Importance of Caching Supplies for Preppers
Learn why having a survival cache is important in an emergency situation. Dividing your supplies increases your chances of survival and ensures a ready supply wherever you may be.Family Survival During an Electrical Power Outage
In the last four years an average of 24.45 million people, in the US, has lost power at some time in that year. As we have become more reliant on electrical power for our daily lives these outages will have a greater effect on us than ever before.What Gear Do I Need To Survive In The Wilderness?
Learn about the 6 most important things you need to survive in the wilderness. Having these items will ensure a base level to build on.Who Needs An Emergency Survival Kit, You Do!
Many people don’t think about the need of a survival kit unless of course they are some sort of outdoor enthusiast, but survival kits are a necessity for everyone to have, since it is impossible to anticipate emergency situations in advance. You don’t have the time to gather up what you think you’ll need when an emergency actually occurs.When Disaster Strikes: The Most Important Hygiene Prepping Basics
When disaster strikes turning off your power and water how will handle disposal of your waste? Human waste disposal will be a priority to assure an illness free family. In this article I will give you 3 ways to capture your waste and 2 common sense ways to properly dispose your waste.