Survival skills are techniques a person may utilize for an indefinite duration in order to survive a dangerous situation.
Generally speaking, these techniques are meant to provide the basic necessities for human life: water, food, and shelter AND the needs to think straight, to signal for help, to navigate safely, to avoid unpleasant interactions with animals and plants, and for first aid.
Such skills are presented as useful in situations such as storms or earthquakes or in dangerous locations such as desert, mountains, and jungle. Every different situation or location is said to present a different range of dangers. Techniques to fit most situations are suggested by sources on the topic.
Although this entire site deals with every intricate detail of survival in both terms of peace (natural) and war (man made) disaster, these broad reaching and informative handbooks cover the art of general survival skills, tips and techniques in both an urban and remote sense.
n any survival situation, the basic needs of food, water and shelter must be met. Along with personal protection from those attempting to appropriate YOUR food, water and shelter. This guide covers all the basic equipment you should have ready in case of disaster.
The aim of this part of the manual on arctic and subarctic operations is to describe in detail the drills and training required for the individual soldier and infantry section to operate in winter.
This amazing guide to survival and evasion takes the reader through the knowledge required to escape, evade and survive a life or death situation. Such situations include breakout from a prisoner of war camp, breakout from a surrounded position in small numbers or as an individual, as a result of tactical nuclear strikes and the eventual disorganization of corps and divisional boundaries and many more.
It is inherent dangers associated with waterborne operations demand that Marines and Sailors receive proper water survival training. This publication is the foundation for teaching Marines correct water survival techniques and procedures that are used throughout the Marine combat water survival program (MCWSP).
Soldiers Handbook For Individual Operations and Survival in Cold, is a training manual for cold weather operations. Military history of operations in northern areas shows that man's success or failure is measured by his regard for the dominant characteristics of a cold–weather environment.
Steal This Book is a manual of survival in the prison that is America. Detailing all there is to know about the surviving the "system". Covers topics such as living for free, starting an underground newspaper, radio broadcasting and communication and many many more.
This comprehensive, thoroughly illustrated manual is based entirely on the keyword SURVIVAL. The letters in this word can help guide you in your actions in any survival situation. Whenever faced with a survival situation, remember the word SURVIVAL.