Month: November 2011

Basics of Building an Emergency Shelter

In the previous article on emergency shelters you assessed your need for a shelter based on climate, physical condition, and materials on hand. Now you need to decide where and how to build your shelter. These three factors will help you decide: Location, Situation, and Orientation. Location of your emergency shelter Think of “location” by …

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Survival Plan 10 – How to Build an Emergency Survival Shelter – Intro

If your plane crashes, your car gets washed away in a mudslide, or your boat sinks and you’re stuck on an unknown coast, your first priority might not be food or water, but an emergency shelter. It depends on the conditions, weather primarily. Of course, the best alternative is to get out of the wilderness …

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