Emergency Food Items With a Long Shelf Life

Emergency Food Items With a Long Shelf Life

When choosing food items for your stockpile it is important to choose those with the longest shelf life where possible. the food items that we are going to look at here have a very long shelf life but in order for them to actually last, you must be sure that you store them correctly. The best place to keep your stockpile is in a dark, cool, and dry spot, free of humidity, moisture, direct sunlight, and…

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How to Prepare For a Blizzard

For many people, snow is a welcome part of winter. However, when it starts to fall hard and fast, knocking out power and putting transport to a standstill, it can become deadly. It is important that you fully understand the differences between watches and warnings in order to better prepare yourself. Understanding Cold Weather Warnings Here in the UK we use watches and warnings during the winter weathers. These are as follows: Our weather stations…

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Make a $4 Emergency Biomass Stove From Concrete Blocks

Make a $4 Emergency Biomass Stove From Concrete Blocks

In the aftermath of a disaster, purifying drinking water will be a priority. The quickest, safest method could be boiling. This biomass stove only requires four concrete blocks, a tin can with both ends cut out and a gas stove eyelet top. The completed stove is sturdy enough to hold a several-gallon container of water, stew or a heavy cast iron Dutch oven. How to Make a Faraday Cage 

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Putting Together a Pet Emergency Survival Kit

How to Put Together a Pet Emergency Survival Kit

Following a disaster, your pets are at their most vulnerable as they cannot fend for themselves. Nobody can predict when the next disaster will strike and so it is important that you do not forget to put together a survival kit for your pet. This is even more important now when natural disasters such as flooding, storms, and hurricanes are happening more frequently. Preparing ourselves for these times should be a high priority, but oftentimes…

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Top 5 Deadliest Avalanches in History and How to Survive One

Top 5 Deadliest Avalanches in History and How to Survive One

Avalanches are disastrous natural forces, made of fast flowing snow, ice, and rock that destroy anything in their way. The steeper and taller the mountain, the more deadly an avalanche can be, as its velocity increases while cascading down. Throughout history, avalanches have been responsible for massive destruction. Today, we are going to be looking at the 5 most deadliest avalanches through history. 5. Winter of Terror 1950-1951 Over the course of three months, 265…

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