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Posted by Devin Peterson on 10/20/2011
to Signals & Navigation
Using a compass is a very important survival and navigating technique. Everyone should understand map and compass reading basics, you never know when this skill can save your life, or help you win the next big orienteering competition!
Posted by Devin Peterson on 10/13/2011
to Wild Animal & Insect
With a few recent yet mild outbreaks of West Nile Virus, we feel it is still important to be aware of a few facts about West Nile. Learn how to prevent mosquitos, symptoms of West Nile, treatment options, and susceptibility concerns.
Posted by Devin Peterson on 10/7/2011
to Outdoor Survival
There are a lot of survival practices that have often been disregarded or labeled as myths... however many of these "myths" are actually TRUE and people are misinterpreting them.
Posted by Matthew Strunk on 10/6/2011
to Survival Gear
When it comes to choosing what knife to go with. There are a lot of questions to ask. We show you why Gerber Legendary Blades should be one of your top choices for your Survival Knife, Machete, Saw, Axe, and much more.
Posted by Devin Peterson on 10/3/2011
to Survival Gear
Backpacks are such an important survival tool for many outdoorsmen and survivalists. Learn all about the different backpack styles and their individual strengths and weaknesses. When should you choose external or internal frame packs?
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We know survival does not begin or end with the gear and tools you have at hand, but the knowledge you have in mind.