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Dumpster Diving as an Urban Survival Food Strategy

Dumpster Diving as an Urban Survival Food Strategy — People dumpster dive now to make ends meat, so this in all reality isn't as gross as you may think. If SHTF many of us will be doing this, you may tell yourself, "I will never do this" but honestly, you will.

We are living through a scenario where food is in abundance like something from a fairy tale. If you told anyone from the 1800’s and back about this era and its food production they wouldn’t believe you. You know, food …

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Clearing Urban Survival Shelters

One thing that most true urban warfare, civil war and "real life" urban survival stories have in common is that people are on the move. Maybe some hunker down far enough from the hot zones but for the most part people move and run from waves of danger.

One thing that most true urban warfare, civil war and “real life” urban survival stories have in common is that people are on the move. Maybe some hunker down far enough from the hot zones but for the most part …

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Creating a Hidden Urban Survival Garden

The spring time is nearly here! Soon you will be looking out on pristine planted rows of gardens.

Gardens are responsible for bringing those crunch fresh peas in spring, those ruby red tomatoes in the summer and those delicious round squash in the fall.   If you spend lots of time creating a wonderful gardenscape in the spring you …

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PACE Comms for Urban Survival

How you handle your comms in the long and short term disaster scenario could change everything.

How you handle your comms in the long and short term disaster scenario could change everything. It might be he difference between getting your family home and together or not. That is a very interesting thing to consider. For most …

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The Biggest Threats in Urban Survival

Lets get a little dystopian in this post about urban survival threats. We needn't look very far in history to see what it looks like when an urban sprawl falls apart.

Lets get a little dystopian in this post about urban survival threats. We needn’t look very far in history to see what it looks like when an urban sprawl falls apart. Even for a short time things can get dire. …

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Three Sources of Water in Urban Survival

The first week, or so, after a serious SHTF situation in the Urban environment water might not be an issue.

The first week, or so, after a serious SHTF situation in the Urban environment water might not be an issue. The tap might even still be working. You could have some water stored and there are going to be other …

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Blacksmithing for the Urban Survival

The urban survivor is confront by a huge list of skills and duties that must be accomplished. It would seem that there is no end to what must be stored and what must be learned.

The urban survivor is confront by a huge list of skills and duties that must be accomplished. It would seem that there is no end to what must be stored and what must be learned. The biggest issue in an …

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Keep Moving in Urban Survival

Where have we experienced the brutality of true urban survival.

Where have we experienced the brutality of true urban survival? You could mention Syria. The people have been caught in the crossfire of that civil war for years now. They are doing their best to survive but life is not …

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The Realities of Urban Survival

We all of this idea about how its all going to go down. What will it look like if the big one hits.

We all of this idea about how it’s all going to go down. What will it look like if the big one hits?  Whatever it might be. If you live in an urban environment I hope your first priority is …

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Urban Survival Communications

Urban Survival Communications - Urban survival communications are just one part of a full scale plan to survive the chaos of an urban disaster. When you are debating investing in survival coms just remember the old adage, knowledge is power.

There are some very real struggles when it comes to the urban survivor.  Your best bet is to get away from highly populated areas unless you have developed a powerful community that is prepared to defend your town or city. …

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