Category: Bushcraft

EMP: America Not Ready For EMP Attack, Homeland Security Adviser Says

Source: inquisitr.com By: Tara Dodrill Posted on: April 21, 2014   An EMP attack would have “catastrophic effects” on American civilians, according to statements made by Peter Vincent Pry. The executive director of the Task Force on National and Homeland Security and US Nuclear Strategy Forum Congressional adviser feels the technology necessary to avoid such an apocalyptic disaster exist. Pry […]

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 […]

PLANS: Selecting A Bug Out Location

Source: inchsurvival.com By: whitewolf Posted on: August 12, 2013 Leaving the security of your home and deciding to bug out should always be your last resort.  There are many different scenarios in which you could be forced to leave.  It could be a natural or man-made disaster or perhaps the economy has collapsed, society has broken down and […]

SKILLS: Equipping Your Children to Survive

Source: theprepperjournal.com By: P. Henry Posted on: April 4, 2014 Every parent wants the best for our children but even if your kids don’t have a career as a high paid athlete, find fortune running the next tech firm that makes billions of dollars or invents the cure for cancer, we do all want them to be safe. […]

FOOD: 4 Reasons Preppers Need an Aquaponic System

Source: prepperfortress.com By: WHATISAQUAPONICS Posted on: APRIL 4, 2014 < p>Call it disaster planning, emergency preparedness, survival planning, self-sufficient lifestyle, or just plain prepping, but whatever the name, aquaponics should play an important role in your plan for these reasons: 1) Water – vital for surviving any length of time, water is always a consideration with an emergency plan. […]

SKILLS: How to start a fire

Source: inchsurvival.com By: whitewolf Posted on: December 17, 2012 Fire for Survival To build a fire, it helps to understand the basic principles of a fire. Fuel (in a nongaseous state) does not burn directly. When you apply heat to a fuel, it produces a gas. This gas, combined with oxygen in the air, burns.Understanding the concept of […]

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 […]