12 Items on Your Car Emergency Kit
by Survivalistknowledge We all know unforeseeable events can happen while driving. It is therefore important to equip yourself well in case the unfortunate event happens. Whether you will be able to get back on the road fast or not depends on your car emergency kit and how well it is equipped. Here we discuss some of the 15 items you should have on your car emergency kit. 1. A charged cellphone A cellphone will help you seek for assistance in case of any emergency. Without a cellphone you will not be able to call for help. Ensure that the phone is well charged. 2. First Aid Kit A first aid kit is a must have for any emergency kit. The first...
How to Signal SOS in the Wilderness?
Cr. BrightSide Signal 3 short, 3 long and then 3 short using a Flashlight. This will let others aware that you are in danger and need immediate assistance.
4 Essential Uses for Snow in a Survival Situation
by survivalistknowledge 1. Build a Shelter Snow and ice are great building materials. In many parts of the world where snow is constant, like in the polar circle, locals created entire cultures based on the notion of living in ice and snow shelters. The Canadian Inuit tribes are a good example. In a survival situation, a person does not have the tools and the time to make a full igloo but they can still dig a hole in the snow and make a makeshift shelter or build one under a tree. There, they will be protected from the wind chill and blizzards, while the space in the snow offers an impressive level of protection from the elements. 2. Drinking...
3 Ways to find North without a Compass
by Survivalistknowledge.com Moss on trees Moss is often called nature’s compass because it grows only in the direction of south. So generally, moss will be concentrated on parts of the trees and rock that are pointing southwards. This way, the north is just the end of the trees that seem to be moss-free. Sun and Watch An analog watch can also be used as a substitute to a compass. When using it, a person should only have it and nothing more. First, the watch should be checked to show the correct time during the day. Then, the hour hand of the watch should point towards the sun. After that, while holding the watch in place, a person should imagine an...
3 Ways to Use Pine Trees for Survival
A pine tree is among the most valuable resources you can find in an emergency.