Hostile Areas

How to protect against gas (chemical) and viral (biological) attacks – respirators are key to survival

How to recognize a gas attack It's true, some gases are odorless and colorless and near impossible to detect but in many cases, there are signs that a gas attack is occurring.  Obviously, look for vapors trailing from a low flying aircraft.  In many attacks, there were reports of birds…
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Other Dangerous Animals

Mountain Lion Dangers and how to defend yourself against a Mountain Line attack

About the Mountain Lion or Cougar Unlike bears (see defense against bear attacks here), Mountain Lions (also known as cougar, puma, mountain lion, mountain cat, catamount or panther) usually go after a person with the intent to eat them.  They tend to stalk their victim before the attack and they…
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Other Dangerous Animals

Bear Dangers and how to defend yourself against a bear attack

About Bears Forget the generic bear defense tips you read on other sites.  Although there are many common defense strategies, how you defend yourself against a bear attack depends on the species of bear.  In addition, poor wilderness etiquette can increase bear dangers for your fellow outdoorsmen so you must…
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