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Textbook Survival: Survival Shelter 101

by Melissa Christelon 04/25/2017
Survival Shelter 101 There are different ways to make a shelter, utilizing different materials and building techniques. They all serve the same purpose, to protect you from the elements. Some shelters are as simple as setting up a tarp with cordag...

Fire Building 101 – Textbook Survival

by Melissa Christelon 11/18/2016
When building a fire there are certain steps to take in order to ensure success. It’s not the easiest job but can easily become the most important skill one may need to know. I. The required items… The ignition source ( → ←, ↑ ↓ ): open flam...