E55: Survival Planning and Strategies

E55: Survival Planning and Strategies

ITRH Urban Survival PodcastHosts Aaron and Jonathan discuss planning a survival strategy and give a critique of Doomsday Preppers.

Doomsday Preppers hits television screens leaving your hosts insulted and entertained. However, there are lessons that can still be learned. After giving their thoughts on the show Aaron and Jonathan segue into developing your survival strategy, questions to ask yourself, and a method for finding the wholes in your plans.

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  • Review of Doomsday Preppers
  • Basics of Survival Strategy
    • Setting Objectives Recap
      • What is the concern?
      • What are the pieces of the concern?
      • How long will it take to clear up?
      • What do you need to get you and your family through or away from the issue?
    • Defining when to Bug in & Bug Out
    • Survival Bags
    • Exit Routes
    • Financial mobility
      • What do you need?
      • Enough liquidity?
      • How fast?
    • Information mobility
    • Plugging up the wholes in your survival plans
      • Shelter
      • Energy
      • Food & Water
      • Security
      • Redundancy


About the Author:

In his free time, Aaron enjoys hogging the remote, surfing, scotch, mental masturbation and debate over philosophical topics, and shooting stuff--usually not all at the same time.


  1. Toni February 18, 2012 at 3:12 pm - Reply

    practicalpreparedness is YouTube’s Southernprepper1 and engineer775.


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