Everyone–from novices to veteran hunters–can become lost in unfamiliar terrain. It can be disconcerting and frightening, but it can also test your mettle. Along with bringing performance hunting gear and the right equipment, there are some steps you can take if you’re lost in the backcountry that can optimize your chances of finding your way back to […]
Tornadoes, derechos, sandstorms… whatever type of wind event is headed your way, it can be extremely dangerous to be caught off guard. That’s especially true for tornadoes, which typically touch down with only 13 minutes of warning—if any. While tornados can occur anytime, peak “tornado season” stretches from March to June on the Gulf Coast […]
Just as the groundhog promised, we are in the midst of seeing six more weeks of winter. The United States has been rocked this past week by two massive winter storms.
Sometimes, the smartest thing a person can do during or immediately after an emergency is to just stay put. Sheltering in place is typically advised by local officials when evacuating (or travel in general) is considered to be less safe than hunkering down and staying at home. But what does ‘sheltering in place’ mean, exactly? […]
Water is crucial to a human’s survival. There’s been multiple stories about a person stranded somewhere that somehow survived without water for over a week, but it’s almost impossible. There’s a lot of factors that go into how long one can survive without water. Survival Time Water makes up 60% of a person’s body weight. […]
Now is a great time for setting goals for when your quarantine is lifted. This can give you some time to save up, get a plan together, get prepared and have something to look forward to. This goal can be anything, it can be a hike you want to accomplish, a mountain you want to […]
As we have all learned, being prepared for a pandemic is very important. The more people that are prepared, the less panic buying will go on. National Preparedness Month focuses on preparing as many people as possible. National Preparedness Month focuses on the essentials How To Prepare For A Pandemic ( Ready.Gov) – Stock up on […]