Illnesses You Can Get From Bad Water

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Basic Water Safety 101 Clean water is vital to our very existence: Without it, we perish. It is for this reason that purifying all uncertain water sources becomes imperative. The essential value that clean water holds on our life force should drive us to make sure that every drop we ingest enhances our health and … Read more

How to Make Deer Jerky

Venison jerky

When deer hunting season is over and done with, many hunters end up with tons of venison that they won’t be able to get through before it spoils. Instead of throwing it out and wasting it, making deer jerky is the one of the best ways to preserve the meat (also consider making pemmican). Jerky is … Read more

Filtering Water Using Cloth

Filtering Water with Cloth

Water is the single most important thing for a person in a survival situation. Humans simply can’t survive more than 3-5 days without water. In a survival situation where you will be very active searching for food and water, building shelter, and looking for a way to safety, this can quickly become much less than … Read more

How to Purify Water with Sunlight

Water in a Plastic Bottle

Water is the single most important thing a person needs in a survival situation. Without water a person can only survive 3-5 days. However, it’s extremely important that the water consumed is not contaminated. Contaminated water can lead to several illnesses such as typhoid fever, dysentery, diarrhea, and many more. In a survival situation, these … Read more

How to Make a Paracord Jig

Paracord Jig

This tutorial will show you how to make a paracord jig, a helpful tool for making paracord bracelets. There are a few limitations to this jig. This particular jig adjusts by moving the location of the anchor points in the wood rather than sliding the wood. But considering this was made in less than 5 … Read more