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various links and websites | 02-11-03 | The Heavy Equipment Guy

Posted on 02/11/2003 3:27:10 AM PST by backhoe

Apologize for the cut & paste- here's what I could gather quickly-- first, good advice from our own Utah Girl:

Here is a thread I put together last year right after 9/11. It contains information on a 72 hour kit, the kit has everything in it that one person would need for 72 hours. One can grab it and run. There is also information there about home food storage, using and storing food all the time.

Emergency Preparedness (year's supply of food, 72 hour kit)

190 posted on 09/04/2002 12:52 PM EDT by Utah Girl

Then, more general survival advice:

Hurricane Information
... Protecting Your Property: Hurricane Preparedness | Storm Surge Maps for Escambia
County Building a Safe Room | Hurricane Home Protection Slide Show Project ...

Pinellas County Hurricane Preparedness Handbook
Pinellas County Hurricane Preparedness Handbook. Introduction. This
handbook has ... 464-3800. HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS FOR YOUR PET. If ...

Tornado Preparedness and Safety (Adopted by AMS Council 14 ...
Tornado Preparedness and Safety. (Adopted by AMS Council 14 February
2000) Bull. Amer. Met.Soc., 81, 1061—1065, 1. Introduction. ...

More specific information:

Red Cross Disaster Counseling Materials
Home > Services > Disaster Services > Disaster Safety > Sept. 11 Terrorist Attacks.

CDC Public Health Emergency Preparedness & Response Site
Public Inquiries English (888) 246-2675 Español (888) 246-2857 TTY (866) 874-2646
Mon-Fri 8am-11pm EST Sat-Sun 10am-8pm EST Centers for Disease Control and ...
Description: Information from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention agency that provides current news,...

TERRORISM. "The threat of terrorism does not have to change your life.
Just Be Prepared.". How Should Florida Prepare For Terrorism? ... - - Domestic Preparedness
... Governor's Task Force on Terrorism Preparedness. Wisconsin Office of the Governor
Weekly Updates from the Governor's Task Force on Terrorism Preparedness. ...

More generic information:

The Roach Report - Survivalism
... The Roach Report Survivalism Recommended Reading: Books on Survival Resources
for Used Books: Agriculture; Alternative Energy; Aquaculture; Candle Making; ...

Survivalism Online File Library
Survivalist Information Library Return to Home Page: HOME. Back One
Page to the Main Desk: Library Main Desk. This Frugal Library ...

Survivalist Books - - Foxfire Books and more
Survivalist books and books on primitive living, self-sufficiency, preparedness and
homeschooling with lots of links to survival sites and courses on survival ...

Finally, some extracts from our own:

Nuclear, Biological, & Chemical Warfare- Survival Skills, Pt. II
various websites | 10-01-01 | backhoe

(+) THE ART OF THE CACHE (+) [Free Republic]

Here's another good link for free online military training manuals about survival, NBC etc. Click on "Enter library" and then select "field manuals". Military manuals online
SwiftPublishing (telephone 1-800-644-1057)sells several security/survival publications written by Joel Skousen.

Bio/Chem Preparations: Overview

Nuclear Survival Preparation: Overview

Florida's Latest News: ANTHRAX FACT SHEET -- From the Centers for Disease Control

Simplified Antibiotic recommendations for prevention of Anthrax/ Biological Warfare bugs

"Also keep in mind that doxycycline or cyproflaxin antibiotics are pretty effective against most of the germs used in bio warfare."
Both can be found/ordered here.

Shelter In Place: Make Your Kits

Very readable article about Bioweapons and Anthrax

Unclassified 10/31: CIA Chemical, Biological, Radiological Incident Handbook

Advice on Chemical/Biological/Nuclear Attacks

Israeli pets to wear gas masks if Iraq attacks

Survival Supplies and Other Links

Be advised "Nuclear War Survival Skills" has been updated & revised ( 1999 ) and is the "one" book to get if you get no others...

TimeBomb2000 is an awesome Forum for sensible individual preparation and overall news gathering: Over a million detailed threads archived (4 locations) describing every practical self-reliant tip possible.

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1 posted on 02/11/2003 3:27:11 AM PST by backhoe
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To: backhoe
Thanks, backhoe! Good work!
2 posted on 02/11/2003 3:30:40 AM PST by livius
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To: backhoe
CNN is covering this now saying we the people need to take responsibility to prepare ourselves.

CNN is mirroring your thread.
3 posted on 02/11/2003 3:38:50 AM PST by oceanperch
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To: livius
Appreciate the encouraging words... I just posted a link to this on Free Dominion, feel free to copy and send anywhere you like!
4 posted on 02/11/2003 3:39:44 AM PST by backhoe
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To: backhoe
Hi Backhoe. Thanks for the links. I have so many, so I'm going to consolidate and hope that people will click on to these and look for themselves.

SEPTEMBER 11, 2001 (A Comprehensive 9-11 Site AND A Resource Guide)

* "ARE YOU READY? National Security Emergencies" (click here)


WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION - Department of Food Safety

5 posted on 02/11/2003 3:39:58 AM PST by Cindy
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To: livius
6 posted on 02/11/2003 3:40:32 AM PST by ActionNewsBill
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To: backhoe
7 posted on 02/11/2003 3:45:37 AM PST by snippy_about_it ( Pray for our troops!)
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To: oceanperch
Appreciate the info, and my kindest regards to you and your son.

We all need to be more aware of our surroundings, and think about the things we would need if society were disrupted... I'll admit being less prepared than I used to be, mostly because we lack the money needed to lay in supplies- but we keep basic weaponry, medicine, auxillary lights and radios- stuff like that- handy.

My fallback plan ( since we live in a wooden house in a small city, which is virtually indefensible ) is to retreat to my wife's workplace, about 25 miles out in the country.

8 posted on 02/11/2003 3:48:33 AM PST by backhoe
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To: Cindy; All
Thanks very much- just what this post needed!

This is still the best "one-stop" primer I know about situational awareness:

Col. Jeff Cooper - Principles of Personal Defense
"There are seven principles of self defense.". "These principles are immutable, they
don't change.". "You cannot solve a problem if you don't know you have it.". ... - 6k - Cached - Similar pages

Principles Of Personal Defense
... Principles Of Personal Defense, Principles Of Personal Defense by Authors: Jeff
Cooper Released: June, 1989 ISBN: 0873644972 Paperback Sales Rank: 27,317, ... Principles_Of_Personal_Defense_0873644972.htm - 14k - Cached - Similar pages

9 posted on 02/11/2003 3:55:04 AM PST by backhoe (I learned to shoot when I was six...)
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To: backhoe
GMA is talking about this as I read your post.

10 posted on 02/11/2003 4:14:33 AM PST by conservativemusician
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To: Squantos; Travis McGee; Lion Den Dan; pocat; harpseal; Jeff Head; chookter; sauropod; Fred Mertz; ..
Some pretty decent threads included here. IMHO it is worthy of a bookmark.
11 posted on 02/11/2003 5:04:23 AM PST by SLB
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To: conservativemusician; All
GMA is talking about this as I read your post.

Gee, I guess that's some kind of serendipity...

Let me take this opportunity to link to a couple of decent books by the late Mel Tappan:

Survival Books Section - Y2KChaos The Y2K Survival Site
Survival Books Section, More Great Selections, The Survival Retreat,
Tappan on Survival (Janusby Mel Tappan, 101 Things to Do. FOR ... - 30k - Cached - Similar pages

Survival Books & Gun Section - Y2KChaos The Y2K Survival Site
... different types of firearms, it is well recommended and an entertaining
book to read. Click here to purchaseSurvival Guns by Mel Tappan. ... - 32k - Cached - Similar pages
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12 posted on 02/11/2003 6:28:12 AM PST by backhoe
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To: backhoe; Utah Girl
This thread looks like a keeper. I just read Utah Girl's initial thread (first link) and it's very informative. Thanks!
13 posted on 02/11/2003 6:35:53 AM PST by Fred Mertz
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To: Fred Mertz
Thanks for looking... yes, Utah Girl's post was a keeper. Good advice.
14 posted on 02/11/2003 6:47:04 AM PST by backhoe
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To: All
Bracing for a Terror Attack: First, Pick Up the Duct Tape

15 posted on 02/11/2003 7:14:34 AM PST by backhoe
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To: backhoe
16 posted on 02/11/2003 7:16:52 AM PST by iceskater
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To: backhoe
Lake County (IL) RACES go-kit suggestions
17 posted on 02/11/2003 8:47:08 AM PST by Chemist_Geek ("Drill, R&D, and conserve" should be our watchwords! Energy independence for America!)
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To: SLB; backhoe
Yeah, I'm just amazed that the goobermint is promoting the breaking of their own stupid hoarding laws . I brought this up on a different thread also. Sorry for the stalking. They have so many laws they starting to trip over their own socialism and sedition.

I strongly suggest self reliance for each individual and their families. National emergency or not. Legal or not......

Stay Safe !

18 posted on 02/11/2003 8:51:56 AM PST by Squantos (RKBA the original version of Homeland Security .....the one proven method that works !)
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To: Squantos
The biggest issue is just having some plain old horse sense about this. We are all too eager to fasten on to the "sugar tit" of the government for this all most other issues. Publik Schools come to mind.
19 posted on 02/11/2003 9:00:08 AM PST by SLB
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To: backhoe
Great post, backhoe!
20 posted on 02/11/2003 9:11:42 AM PST by Utah Girl
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