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How To Survive By Eating Plants (10 Edible Plants)

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Recently we published a book about How To Survive By Eating Plants and foraging in a survival situation. Since it was a kindle book, there was not a way to add high resolution images. That's why we'll add them all here. There were 10 different plants that we covered. Here are the images for the book [easyazon_link identifier="B00WCF0F74" locale="US" tag="survivalhax-20"] Survival Guide Edible Plants: How to Survive by Foraging For Edible Plants [/easyazon_link] Amaranthus Retroflexus Cattail (Typha Latifolia) Chicory (Cichorium Intybus) Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale) Lamb’s Quarter (Chenopodium album) Miner’s Lettuce (Clatonia Perfoliata) Prickly Pear Cactus (Opuntia) Purslane (Portulaca oleracea) Shepherd’s-Purse...

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5 Steps To Find A Water Source For Survival

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When it comes to clean water, you're obviously going to want to have your own clean, continuous source. However, that won't always be the case and you may not always have a portable water filter either.  That being said, USA Today came out with some basic, but must know tips for finding fresh water.  Here are 5 Steps To Find A Water Source for survival.   Step 1 - Use Your Ears Listen for sources of water while standing quietly. It can be hard to hear a rushing river or stream when you are stepping on twigs and leaves, so...

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How To Make a Slingshot

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Knowing how to make a slingshot is important.  If you're out of ammo, and not near a place to fish, you may need to rely on one of these to bring down small game. You'll need the following: A dried y-forked stick. If you don’t have any dried sticks available.  Check for rotting, cracks and imperfections in the wood, since you don’t want your slingshot to snap when you shoot it Flexible tubing. This is the string that you pull back and snap to sling your ammunition forward. 3/16″ Surgical tubing is a popular choice since it’s easy to find,...

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What Is a Survival Grenade?

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Picture this. You're hiking up the ridge of an overhang. You've got your pack filled with food, water, and supplies to last a week. You then lose your footing and your pack slips off, plummeting over the cliff and into the white water rapids below. How do you survive? Two words; Survival Grenade What exactly is the Survival Grenade and what does it contain? This little guy can be worn on your belt Waterproofed for durability Designed by a Marine Scout Sniper When it comes to basic survival, this is one item that should not leave your belt. Fishing Line...

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How To Make A Log Raft

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There are many reasons why a person may need a raft. Outside of recreational uses, you may need to cross a large body of water, or get to deeper fishing waters in order to catch a good meal.  Here are a few tips on creating a log raft when you don't have a lot of resources. This is how to make a log raft 101. Step 1: Log Gathering. Use the lightest would you can find, and get around 8 of them. Make sure they're between 8 and 12 feet long and about 10 to 12 inches in diameter. Two...

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