Category: Wildfire

REPOST: SurvivalRing Guide #1: Five Most Important Skills for New Preppers…Set Your Foundation First (plus bonus Bug-out section)

[emc2alert type=”info” style=”normal” position=”top” visible=”visible” closebtn=”0″ title=”A preface…” ] First published in 2014. It’s the first of a series I’m planning to publish on Amazon, with as much useful, thought out, and timely information to help you make better decisions for your long term survival. These SurvivalRing Guides will be published on a semi-regular basis, […]

PREP: How to Prepare Your Home Prior to a Bug-Out

Source: thesurvivalistblog.net By: Randy W (via M.D. Creekmore) Posted on: March 24, 2014 One topic that I have not seen a lot of coverage on in recent years is the topic of getting one’s home prepared just prior to running out the door due to a forced evacuation or a “Bug Out” scenario. If you live in an […]

SURVIVAL: 3 Big Mistakes People Make in Survival Situations

Source: greatnorthernprepper.com By: Great Northern Prepper Posted on: April 21, 2014 In this article I will identify what I feel are the 3 biggest mistakes that people make in survival situations.  Before you read on realize that the term “Survival Situation” does not mean a Collapse scenario, it means a Collapse scenario, lost in the woods, a gunman […]

PREPS: Family Disaster Preparedness

Source: parenting.blogs.nytimes.com By: KJ DELL’ANTONIA  Posted on: APRIL 8, 2014 < p> Eighty percent of the population would not survive the first 100 days of the apocalypse, Bob Gaskin, who served in the Marines and is the founder of the Black Dog Survival School, told an assembled crowd at the Third Annual National Preppers and Surivalist Expo in […]

PREPS: Forget Doom and Gloom … Preparedness is the Ultimate Act of Optimism

Source: thedailysheeple.com By: Daisy Luther Posted on: March 22nd, 2014 Does this sound familiar? You’re talking to a friend or family member who isn’t on board with preparedness.  (And it’s even worse when they think they know what’s going on in the world but garner their so-called “information” from network news sources.)  You try for the millionth time to get […]

PLANS: Disaster expert warns against generic safety plans (Plan for YOUR threats)

Disaster expert warns against generic safety plans NOTE FROM RICH: I share this article, because I want YOU to think…think about YOUR safety plan…YOUR worries…YOUR threats. The story below is a national level program for national level preparedness. You need to make sure your plans are specifically for YOUR KNOWN needs and threats. In other […]

PLANNING: ‘Resilience gap’ has long-term disruption potential

Source: fiercehomelandsecurity.com   By: By David Perera Posted on: February 13, 2014  The United States faces a “resilience gap” with the potential to disrupt the American economy with long-term consequences, an insurance firm official, who also urged Congress to prioritize investments in resilience over disaster response, told a Senate panel Feb. 12. “Should resilience be prioritized over other […]