Are You Ready for a Long-Term Water Emergency?
Are you truly prepared for a water emergency?
How long could your family survive if the water stopped flowing from the municipal supply and none was available at the store? If the answer is not "indefinitely" then you need to check out my book, The Prepper's Water Survival Guide: Harvest, Treat, and Store Your Most Vital Resource.
This comprehensive book contains life-saving information about how to:
Store fresh water
Purify water from lakes and rivers
Dig a well for groundwater
In addition to harvesting water, you'll gain the tools to keep large stores untainted for long periods of time, test the water you collect for dangerous toxins, and treat water-related illnesses that are commonly contracted during a disaster.
This book is very research heavy, with the latest in-depth information about the contaminants lurking in our water supplies and water-borne illnesses, as well as tips for conservation and sanitation during times when your lifestyle is decidedly off-grid.
I hope you enjoy this excerpt from the book.
The Prepper's Water SURVIVAL GUIDE
If you've been prepping for a while, you've probably heard of the survivalist's "Rule of Three." You can survive:
Three minutes without air.
Three days without water.
Three weeks without food.
If a disaster has hit and you're still breathing, then your next concern has got to be water.
Have you ever watched any of those survival shows on the Discovery Channel where people are dropped off in the middle of nowhere and left to survive with limited tools and supplies? In nearly every single episode, the biggest issue is finding and purifying water. Often, they wait so long that they become desperate and engage in risky behavior, like drinking water from a stagnant pool. In one particularly notable episode, the contestants had to be rescued because they became too weak from dehydration to seek water.