Top 10 Survival Tips

How to Survive, Wilderness Survival, Survive Disasters and Other Dangerous Situations

Here are the Top Ten Survival Tips from that are most likely to help you in an emergency situation. Step by step survival guides along with a free report (just subscribe to the newsletter) packed with survival tips. We've got you covered when it comes to survival. Each of these tips is taken from other sections on our site (please see links at the top of the page).

Herbal Medicine: How Knowing Medicinal Plants Can Save Your Life in an Emergency

Herbal Medicine

Sam Coffman operates a survival and herbalism school in Texas. He is a former U.S. Special Forces Green Beret Medic with over 20 years experience working with medicinal plants. Here he instructs on the many uses of medicinal plants in a disaster or post-apocalypse scenario with several examples.

The Top 10 Survival Gear ... When All Hell Breaks Loose

The survival gear that makes this list might surprise you. Effectiveness, ease of use, "Survival Power" and finally the price all play a factor. If our nation collapses or catastrophic disaster strikes, what gear will you have on hand?

How to Survive a Nuclear Attack
A nuclear attack is one of the most frightening things that could happen, period - the explosion alone can kill millions.

In the Event of a Major Evacuation, Know the National Trails

United States National Trails

A handful of major hiking trails cross a number of U.S. states – Detailed maps that identify interstate trails may lead you or your loved ones to safety.

How to Find Safe Drinking Water After an Urban Disaster

How to Find Safe Drinking Water

We take water for granted -- until we're dying of thirst and kicking ourselves for not being prepared for a disaster or learning what it takes to find and procure safe drinking water in any environment.

The Top Ten Edible Insects in North America
Challenge for every person is a survival situation -- starve or eat insects and survive? Insects are plentiful. Many are safe to eat. Many are nutritious. Here are a few bugs to know about and how to to catch and prepare them.

Survival: 10 Ways to Catch Fish in an Emergency
Fish live and thrive in most large bodies of water and many alpine lakes, ponds, and rivers. Knowing how to catch fish in an emergency can save lives. Some of these methods are illegal, however in an emergency when your life is on the line, survival comes first.

Elk Hunting - Ultimate Big Game Hunting
Hunting big game like elk, moose, and deer is a proven way to survive in the wilderness long term. Today, the majority of people have no big game hunting skills, and so most people can't survive for very long in the wild. If you want to learn survival, learn the secrets to finding and hunting elk -- specifically when elk are hard to find.

Israeli Defense Force: Urban Combat Tips for Surviving a Shooting

The Israeli Defense Force (IDF) trains, and prepares for situations such as active shooters for urban situations. What can we learn from the IDF? Several things.

How to Survive a School Shooting: FIGHTING BACK

School shootings are on the increase. But do so many children actually have to die? What does it mean to use "security tactics" against an armed shooter? Can teens and college students out think a lone gunman with an assault rifle, and take him down, using defensive tactics? The Special Forces use security tactics. Drug cartels use security tactics. Students can use security tactics also.