Urban Survival

Urban and suburban preppers have their own sets of challenges when it comes to prepping for disasters and surviving them.

 

Everything needs to be planned and prepared differently: from the bug out bag, bug out routes, apartment security, bug out vehicles, food and water sources, water purification, gardening and much more.

10 Crucial Urban Preps for City Dwellers

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While a majority of the most basic material preps will cover you no matter what kind of disaster you are facing and where, certain situations and locales will require additional or completely different approaches. There are few places where this will become more readily apparent than the concrete jungles of …

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12 Excellent Urban Survival Books

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Most expert preppers agree that those with the ability to live or bug out to a rural location have a greater chance of surviving a widespread SHTF event. But for those who find themselves trapped in an urban environment or suburb when SHTF, there are a number of excellent urban …

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Best Security Practices for Living in an Apartment

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One of the most important things to consider in today’s society is safety for yourself and your family.  For those living in an apartment, home security can be more challenging due to the close proximity of people living in the area as well as the greater likelihood of people coming …

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Control within Chaos – Surviving the Riots

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We live in trying times.  Between climate change, terrorism, economic collapse, and civil unrest there is a potential for riots every day. In addition, any of these issues could cause the government to impose martial law at any point. This would likely eliminate your legal rights, implement curfews, and even require citizen …

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The Ultimate Urban Survival Guide

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Urban areas and suburban fill-in present significant survival challenges to preppers. While every climate and terrain type has its share of perks and hardships, for all their technological splendor cities are among the hardest of environments to endure a SHTF event in. Consider that more than 80% of the American …

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The Best Urban Survival Gear

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When people read and talk about survival and preparedness, there is a great focus on rural locations, bugging out, and surviving in the wilderness. However, over 80% of the population in the U.S. lives in urban areas and a large majority of those people do not have anywhere to go …

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Can You Bug In if You Live in the City?

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Can you bug in if you live in the city? Absolutely you can. There are just some adjustments you need to make to your planning so that you can increase your chance of survival. Although most experts may recommend that you get out of the city if possible during a …

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Urban Survival Kit: 22 Critical Tools to Have

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Are you living in a city and you’re worried about disasters, emergencies, or even SHTF? Whether you’re worried about riots, an economic collapse, or just want to be ready for everyday emergencies, the first step should be to put together a customized urban survival kit that’s tailored to your own …

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