ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

How To Become A Doomsday Prepper

Updated on September 7, 2014

How To Become A Prepper

There are many reasons to become a prepper. Climate changes are evident, unemployment is high, The super volcanoe is more active than ever, and terrorist acts are more pronounced. With some planning on your part it will not be hard to be prepare on a level you are comfortable with.

Have A Bug Out Bag Ready

A bug out bag is a portable backpack or duffle bag that contains the items one would require to survive for seventy-two hours when evacuating from a disaster.

What should my bug out bag contain.

1. A water source:

  • Water purifier
  • Bottled water

2. Non perishable foods

  • Canned Foods
  • Dehydrated Foods
  • Freeze Dried Foods

3. First aid kit

  • Antibiotics (just in case)
  • Sam Splint
  • Wound-closure strips
  • Burn ointment
  • Triple-antibiotic ointment
  • OTC pain-killers
  • OTC anti-inflammatory meds
  • Suture kit
  • Adhesive bandages

4. clothing

Enough for three days.

5. Shelter

Have a tent, tarp,Fly that can be made into an emergency shelter.

6. Important Documents

ID's, birth certificates, phone numbers and addresses.

7. Battery operated flashlight

Don't be in the dark

8. Battery operated radio

Your radio may be your only way to stay connected with the rest of the world. Remember that cell phone services may be down.

9. Survival kit which includes

survival knife



waterproof matches or butane lighter

10. Cash

11. A survival multi-tool


Top Ten Threats To America


Solar Flare- A brief eruption of high energy radiation from the sun. This causes electromagnetic disturbances on the earth.


EMP- This stands for Electro Magnetic Pulse. EMP is a result of a nuclear bomb being detonated in the earths atmospere. A single EMP will virtually wipe out all electronics as we know them.


Asteroid Impact- This is exactly what it sounds like. An asteroids hits the earth and changes life as we know it.


Economic Collapse- A complete breakdown of our economy.


Yellowstone Supervolcano- Eruption of a super volcano will spread ash over the earth and end plant life.


New Madrid Earthquake- Intense earthquakes


Dirty Bombs-A dirty bomb is a bomb that combines radioactive material with conventional explosives.


Bioterrorism- is terrorism involving the intentional release of biological agents.


Civil War- War involving the United States government and civilians.


Nuclear War- A war with other countries where nuclear weapons are used.


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

Show Details
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)