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How to Survive a Hurricane

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Survive a Hurricane No one likes to turn on the TV or check the newspaper to hear about a hurricane storm approaching their area. This kind of event will usually force us to put our lives on hold for the hours or even days that it could last, so it’s important to know what you need to do in order to survive a hurricane without any complications or damage to people and property. Stage some hurricane survival drills Your entire family should participate in these drills because they will be very helpful when a sudden hurricane warning is released and...

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Natural Disasters and Extreme Weather

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There is no question that natural disasters and extreme weather are part of the lives of millions of people depending on their location. These disasters can include earthquakes, landslides, electrical storms, hail storms and hurricanes amongst others. They can come without warning and they can cause serious damage to property as well as people and animals. Every natural disaster can cause different kinds of damage to your property. This is the reason why you need to make sure that your home is properly secured for extreme weather as well as earthquakes. There are certain regions that rarely experience severe weather...

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How to Prepare for a Hurricane

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There is no way to deny that nature can be an incredibly devastating force to deal with. We have to remember that living on planet earth means that we are at the mercy of the elements, but there are ways to prevent injuries and tragedy. Today, we are going to be talking about the best way to prepare for a Hurricane in order to minimize damage and maximize safety. Stay home This is the most obvious of safety measure, but some people don’t even follow this basic step. Make sure that you buy all the supplies you need before the...

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Emergency Survival Kit Tips

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The emergency survival kit is probably one of the most neglected preventive measures. Many individuals know the value of this kind of kit, but others don’t bother, as they don’t think they will ever make use of it. In this article, we are going to be talking about some useful tips that will allow you to keep your emergency survival kit in top shape with all of the resources you need. Something for shelter You need to consider that you could have emergencies at any time and a good survival kit needs to have blankets and large plastic bags. This...

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Surviving Natural Disasters with Horses

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No one wants to envision what might happen to their horses if suddenly faced with a flood, hurricane, tornado, wildfire, earthquake, or other disaster, but in certain parts of the country these devastating events can be a part of life, and horse owners must be ready for them. Of course, location makes a difference in what to prepare for: Horse owners in the Rocky Mountains don't need to worry about hurricanes or tornadoes, for instance, but they might be threatened by raging wildfires. Preparation is key to you and your horses' well-being. Regardless of where you and your horse live,...

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