Survival Scout Tips — Snow

Bomb Cyclones & Polar Vortexes: Extreme Winter Weather

Whatever the media calls them, discover what bomb cyclones and polar vortexes are, whether or not you’re at risk, and what to do to protect yourself and your family.

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Temperatures Are Dropping...Are You Ready?

Surviving the elements, especially in low temperatures, is a challenge. Discover key lessons for beating the cold from what happened in three inspiring winter survival stories. 

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Tales and Tips for Urban Preparedness

Emergency preparedness in cities presents its own unique set of challenges. Discover stories of urban survival and tips to keep in mind as you prepare.

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Surviving Valley Forge: 5 Takeaways for Survivalists

Not only was Valley Forge an important example of the American army’s strength and unity during the Revolution--it’s also a terrific example of what to do (and not do) in the face of brutal conditions. These lessons can still apply today when it comes to survival. 

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3 Major Nor'easters & What We Can Learn

These massive storms knock out power and keep people off the roads for days on end. Here are three major recent nor’easters and survival tips for future preparedness.

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3 Preparedness Lessons I Learned from Snow Storms

3 Preparedness Lessons I Learned from Snow Storms If you've been following the news lately, what was once a mild winter has turned into a string of storms spread across the country.   I could repeat the scary facts and figures or dwell on the damage caused, but that's not why I'm writing you today. I've learned better than that - there's a better way to react and I encourage you to follow my lead.   You see, every year, when the first winter storm hits the headlines, I'm reminded of everything I've learned about preparedness and why I founded...

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