Self-sufficiency and emergency preparedness, part II
Last updated 11/6/2008 at Noon
Last week the subject was making a location for emergency supplies in the home, car and office.
In the home location there should be backpacks or suitcases for placing the supplies – totes and backpacks in the cars – in the event evacuation on foot becomes the mode of transportation.
This week the subject is water.
Remember that the three-day supply is no longer recommended. Now experts are saying that every person should be prepared with a two-week supply of necessities in case of an emergency.
Recommended amounts of water vary between two quarts per person per day to one gallon pe...