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Category: Survival and Self-Defense

Insight into living off the land, primitive survival to self defense. Article, and ideas on how to protect yourself and family in the wild.

Paradoxical Undressing

Frozen to Death

Growing interest in Winter Survival – Hypothermia Effects Every year, I find myself thinking of different seasonal activities (like hunting and fishing), that will help with future off the grid living situations to provide food or entertainment for family and friends.  However, in the winter months its these types of activities that can posse greater […]

Transmitted Tick Diseases

Tick bite

List of Tick Transferred Diseases The following is a List of Diseases that can be transferred via a single tick bite. In the United States, some ticks carry pathogens that can cause human disease, including: Anaplasmosis is transmitted to humans by tick bites primarily from the blacklegged tick (Ixodes scapularis) in the northeastern and upper […]

10 Myths About Wild Bears

Brown Bear Running

10 Myths that may Save your Life when it comes to Knowing, Encountering and Understanding bears.  Photo Credit: I, Malene via Wikimedia Commons Myth #1:  Bears are Aggressive and Unpredictable Fact: Bears actually exhibit body language and vocal cues that tend to offer clues about their intentions.  For example: Huffing and slapping the ground are […]

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