Category: Emergency Radio

FUTURE: Preparing for disaster: State, feds to create tsunami strategy guides for Calif. harbors

Source: cope-preparedness.org By: LONNA CALHOUN  Posted on: MAY 3, 2014 USGS image illustrates maximum current speeds in knots for the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach generated during a tsunami scenario. With the 50th anniversary of the devastating tsunami that killed a dozen people in Crescent City approaching, state and federal agencies have teamed up to create […]

THREAT: Experts warn civilian world not ready for massive EMP-caused blackout

Source: foxnews.com By: Josh Peterson Posted on: April 21, 2014 Website: watchdog.org/ The catastrophic effects of an electromagnetic pulse-caused blackout could be preventable, but experts warn the civilian world is still not ready.  Peter Vincent Pry, executive director of the Task Force on National and Homeland Security and director of the U.S. Nuclear Strategy Forum, both congressional advisory boards, […]

DISASTERS: CNCS Disaster Brief Update: April 14, 2014

CNCS Disaster Brief Update: April 14, 2014 Missoula, Montana Avanlanche AmeriCorps members with the Montana Conservation Corps (MCC) responded to a deadly avalanche that occurred outside of Missoula, MT on February 28, 2014. AmeriCorps members were a key part of the full response effort, working alongside hundreds of volunteers assisting with debris removal. Check out the latest […]

FUTURE: Top 10 Reasons America Depends On Survivalists And Preppers

Source: prepperfortress.com By: DR. DAVID EIFRIG JR. Posted on: MARCH 4, 2014 < p>There has been a lot of derogatory talk lately about “preppers” and “survivalists.” Here are 10 reasons why preppers and survivalists have always been vital to the United States and why it is essential that we have as many as possible to survive future disasters. […]

GEAR: Survival Situation? 5 Items to Include in Your Prepper Car Kit

Source: edthatmatters.com By: Todd Sepulveda Posted on: April 4th, 2014 Todd’s Note: This guest post discusses keeping and maintaining a car kit.  This is a good idea for every vehicle that you own.  After reading these ideas, what would you add?  What do you carry in your vehicle? You’ve done the research, made a plan and stocked up on […]

SURVIVAL: The ideal composition of a survival group

Source: inchsurvival.com By: whitewolf Posted on: December 18, 2012 A survival group is ideally composed of people with different traits and skills.  The traits and skills should be complementary.  As the same time, the values and beliefs should be similar, so that the goals are aligned and there is harmony in the group.    This article talks about the […]