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Learning from the Homeless

One interesting source of survival information is the homeless.  I always pay attention to what they are carrying and over the years have picked up some good ideas.  The picture that is shown below is from a homeless camp not to far from where I live.  Some of the people have lived there for years.  Now the weather here is not bad it only freezes a few times a year, but we do get heavy rain in the winter.

You will notice that this individual has one tent inside another and they are both covered with two tarps.  This is probably for two reasons, rain and cold. …

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