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How To Purify Water – Water Purification Process

“Water, water everywhere and not a drop to drink,” as the old saying goes. A more apt statement for these times might be, “water, water everywhere, but is it safe to drink?” And if it’s not, what is a reliable water purification process? Sadly, in this day and age there are few, if any, places where the water is safe to drink without treating, no matter how pristine and inviting it may look. Water in the wild often contains harmful microorganisms, bacteria and parasites that can cause a variety of ailments, such as giardia, dysentery,...

How To Boil Water In The Ground

Thought this was a really cool video demonstrating a survival skill you might need to know if you ever have to bug out. Check it out:

34 Tips For Finding the Ultimate Survival Retreat

Choosing and purchasing a bug out property is a daunting task. The cost can be prohibitive for families trying to keep up with everyday expenses and the list of considerations might turn most people off. However, if you are considering a survival retreat, here is a handy guide to help you find the best spot.

10 Tips for Surviving Martial Law When It Hits

Have you ever thought about what you would do if martial law was declared in America? Surprisingly most people haven’t, however it should be a concern to people as the police state in is now running rampant, it’s totally out of control. It’s a whole new world out there on the “battlefield”, i.e. American soil, after the implementation of the National Detention Authorization Act (NDAA). Most Police forces in the U.S. have become now Federalized under new laws and terrorism provisions implemented after the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on America...

What Are The 3 Most Important Items For A New Prepper To Get Started With?

Isn’t this the question of all mystery? What should you start out with? We have been approached by our friends at Organized Prepper and they posed this question for us to provide our input. You can find it posted here. We are honored to have been included and we hope you are ready for some “stuff”. Grab a drink and some popcorn because this may take a bit.

Best Fuels For Off-Grid Survival

In this article I’d like to review some of the most common sources of fuel for heating your home, cooking meals, heating water,and powering various machinery. Ranging from refined fuels such as gasoline, diesel and propane, to natural resources including animal dung, wood and coal, there are many sources of fuel available for use off the grid or after the SHTF.

HELP! SURVIVAL TIPS FOR A GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

Where can one get food that can be stored? Is it better to hunt for food or are MREs (Meals, Ready to Eat) the way to go? How can one survive the lawlessness and meaningless that’s sure to follow a government closure? Where should one buy ammunition?