Mini Survival Kit For That Boat Trip

Mini Survival Kit For That Boat Trip

It’s summertime, and you’re planning to go with your buddies on a charter boat for an ocean-fishing day trip. While you’re deciding what flavor sandwich to pack or which beverages to throw in your cooler, have you thought about throwing together a mini survival kit… just in case?

FEMA says, Get a Survival Kit

FEMA says, Get a Survival Kit

This is a ‘re-post’, reminder that FEMA served up a public service announcement suggesting that we all get a survival kit, in case our ‘world is turned upside down’. I wonder if they know something… Get a Kit Make a Plan Stay Informed   The following is a pretty good basic list of items for…

Emergency Preparedness Kits

Emergency Preparedness Kits

Emergency Preparedness Kits: HOW LONG UNTIL HELP OR RECOVERY You may have to survive on your own after an emergency. This means having in sufficient quantity, your own food, water and other supplies because you don’t know if you will get help in hours, days, weeks, or longer. The disaster will define the emergency response…

Suggested Items For A 72-Hour Car Kit

Suggested Items For A 72-Hour Car Kit

Use the following list as a guide for your 72 hour survival kit. The items in bold should be in every kit, whereas the rest could be shared among a group. These are only suggestions, and personal tailoring is not only recommended, but it get’s you thinking… The kit should be assembled to fit and…

Survival Kit (US Marines)

Survival Kit (US Marines)

MARINE CORPS ORDER 1543.3 specifies the ‘SK’ (survival kit). It contains components that provide the user with the ability to survive in conditions or situations that force them to operate without logistical support or replenishment. The SK will enhance a Marine‚Äôs ability to survive for at least 24 hours and provides the capability of acquiring…

Survival Kit (US Army)

Survival Kit (US Army)

SURVIVAL KIT The ‘environment’ is the key to the types of items you will need in your survival kit. Where you are, where you will be going, climate, terrain, length of mission, purpose, etc., How much equipment you put in your kit depends on how you will carry the kit. A kit carried on your…

Survival Food for Survival Kit

Survival Food for Survival Kit

Today I’d like to talk a little bit about some ‘good’ survival food you can have in your survival kit. A couple of days ago I talked about the reasons why you should have a disaster plan for your family and Ken has also been talking about the different types of survival kits you should…

3 Strange Survival Items You Should Carry… (All-The-Time!)

3 Strange Survival Items You Should Carry… (All-The-Time!)

Guest Post: by Jeff Anderson When people think about prepping for survival, they most often think about bugging out, stockpiling food, travel routes, etc. However, have you ever thought about how you’d survive the extreme initial stages of a disaster, such as: * Riots * Looters * Mass Attacks * Hostage Crisis * And other…

Keep A Hard-Copy Contacts List

Keep A Hard-Copy Contacts List

I’m serious, to help ensure timely communications during disruption, everyone should have a hard copy of all their contacts from their electronic devices – PDA, iPhone, Blackberry, cell phone, computer email programs, etc… Despite the incredible convenience of these modern-day communications devices, there are a number of circumstances that could render them useless, circumstances in…

72-hour-kit, Vehicle, Food Storage

72-hour-kit, Vehicle, Food Storage

Ever wonder what is the best way to store food in a 72-hour survival kit for your vehicle? There is a perfect solution to keeping your vehicle survival food fresh, the longest. It is simple. Keep your survival food in a cooler! Depending on the size of your vehicle’s trunk, tailgate space, pickup truck storage…