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So many problems in the world ..
Emergencies, wars, disasters, diseases, attacks, shootings, crime sprees,
rages of all sorts, environmental calamities without end, and so on - ad nauseum.

A wise person
recognizes the world for what it is,
a dangerous place.

Sooner or later, most are destined to rendevous with danger.

in such times can be priceless.

May the resources assembled here
guide you to becoming more self-reliant and prepared
for the dangers which lurk around every corner ...


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antidotes (animal) .. [Site]: Antidote Availability. [Details]: Paper (An Update of Antidote Availability in Veterinary Medicine). [RD:20021012].

database (poisonous plant) .. [Site]: FDA-CFSAN Poisonous Plant Database. [Details]: USA Food & Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition, Office of Plant and Dairy Foods and Beverages. The Poisonous Plant Database is a set of working files of scientific information about the animal and human toxicology of vascular plants of the world. The initial files were created in 1994, and are updated periodically. [RD:20021012].
drug use (animal) .. [Site]: U.S. Pharmacopeia. [Details]: Information on medicines given to dogs. [RD:20021012].
drugs (index of) .. [Site]: RxList, Internet Drug Index. [Details]: Extensive drug resources for consumers and medical professionals. [RD:20021012].

emergency (dog) .. [Site]: Emergency Dog Links. [Details]: Dog resources including: age chart (dogs, cats, humans). Behavior. Disasters (preparedness for). Emergencies. First aid & CPR. Lost animals (and how to prevent). Loss (dealing with death). Names. Poisoning. Selection. Stuff (free). Traveling with pets. Treat recipes. Veterinary health Information. Training. Tricks. [RD:20021012].
emergency (USA - Oregon - drought) .. [Site]: Drought Emergency Information. [Details]: Drought resources for Klamath Basin in Oregon. [RD:20021012].
emergency (USA - New Mexico) .. [Site]: NMIPA Emergency Portal. [Details]: Information resources for New Mexico emergencies. [RD:20021012].
emergency (USA - Northwest) .. [Site]: Stormweb Emergency Information Systems. [Details]: Comprehensive real time emergency information and disaster preparedness database for Coastal Washington and the world. [RD:20021012].
emergency (worldwide - by country) .. [Site]: United Nations Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. [Details]: Worldwide emergency information; related resources. [RD:20021012].
emergency (World Trade Center) .. [Site]: New York State. [Details]: World trade emergency information; New York State, USA oriented. [RD:20021012].
emergency closures (status of) .. [Site]: Emergency Closing Center. [Details]: Operational status of schools, businesses, daycare centers, organizations. [RD:20021012].

first aid (snake bite) .. [Site]: Snakebite Emergency Webpage. [Details]: To do and not do for venomous snake bite; Iraq venomous snake information. [RD:20021012].

guidelines (Vet Emergency Care Facilities) .. [Site]: Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care Society. [Details]: Guidelines to provide minimum standards for vet emergency care facilities. [RD:20021012].

phone numbers (emergency) .. [Site]: Federal Consumer Information Center, National Contact Center. [Details]: Extensive list of various government department emergency and contact numbers. [RD:20021012].
phone numbers (EPA - Region 6) .. [Site]: EPA Region 6. [Details]: Covering Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Texas. [RD:20021012].
phone numbers (general) .. [Site]: Mental Health Net, Sourcebook OnLine. [Details]: Excellent very extensive list of toll-free phone numbers dealing with a variety of health issues. [RD:20021012].
phone numbers (insurance claim) .. [Site]:, The Insurance Guide. [Details]: Insurance company claims phone numbers. [RD:20021012].
phone numbers (kids in trouble) .. [Site]: Kid In Trouble Help Page. [Details]: Global hotline phone numbers. [RD:20021012].
phone numbers (New York-Pentagon dDisaster) .. [Site]: [Details]: Survivor and related phone numbers. [RD:20021012].
phone numbers (passport) .. [Site]: National Passport Information Center. [Details]: Fee-financed call center; not supported by Department of State. [RD:20021012].
phone numbers (railroad emergency) .. [Site]: Railroad Emergency Phone Numbers. [Details]: Railroad emergency numbers. [RD:20021012].
phone numbers (travel) .. [Site]: Department of State. [Details]: Important telephone numbers; travel oriented; passports; visas. [RD:20021012].
poison .. [Site]: American Association of Poison Control Centers. [Details]: Poison resources; poison hotline (1-800-222-1222). [RD:20021012].
poison (carbon monoxide) .. [Site]: Owlie Skywarns Weather Book NOAA. [Details]: Carbon monoxide safety information. [RD:20021012].
poison center (finding nearest) .. [Site]: American Association of Poison Control Centers. [Details]: Directory of poison control centers. [RD:20021012].
poison control center (animal) .. [Site]: ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center. [Details]: 24 hour emergency information. [RD:20021012].
poisoning (dog) .. [Site]: Emergency Dog Links. [Details]: Various poisoning resources. Poison control centers. ASPCA Poison Control Center. Anti-freeze poisoning. Chocolate toxicity. Garbage/food poisoning. Pet poison: prevention and safety tips. Plants: poisonous, potentially hazardous. Vet information: toxins/poisons affecting dogs. Related resources. [RD:20021012].
preparedness .. [Site]: Noah's Ark, Emergency Preparedness. [Details]: Emergency, preparedness, self-reliance portal. Stan Deyo site. Excellent resources. [RD:20021012].
preparedness .. [Site]: Federal Emergency Management Agency. [Details]: USA government disaster portal. [RD:20021012].
preparedness .. [Site]: OFuzzy1, Barter Supplies and Preparedness Information. [Details]: Emergency, preparedness portal; links. [RD:20021012].

survival skills (nuclear war) .. [Site]: Nuclear War Survival Skills. [Details]: Nuclear disaster, preparedness portal; [Note]: Contains the complete text of - Nuclear War Survival Skills; original edition published September 1979 by Oak Ridge National Laboratory (U.S. Department of Energy facility). [RD:20021012].

warnings (travel - International) .. [Site]: US State Department. [Details]: Travel safety tips; travel warnings; related resources. [RD:20021012].
weather .. [Site]: NOAA Websites. [Details]: Weather-oriented emergency information in English (and some Spanish) including: aviation (weather, surface observation); heat waves; hurricane (familiarity, survival); natural hazards; NOAA weather radio; storms (dust, local severe, lightning, thunderstorm, tornadoes, winter, identification, reporting); water (boating tips, low water crossing, marine weather, normal and flash floods, tsunamis-large ocean waves). [RD:20021012].
weather (radio broadcasts of) .. [Site]: NOAA Weather Radio. [Details]: Nationwide network of radio stations broadcasting continuous weather information direct from a nearby National Weather Service office; information; frequencies. [RD:20021012].
weather (safety tips for) .. [Site]: NOAA Websites Safety Tips. [Details]: Weather-related safety information. [RD:20021012].
weather (severe) .. [Site]: Owlie Skywarn Homepage. [Details]: Severe weather safety tips. [RD:20021012].
webring (survival) .. [Site]: SurvivalRing Webring. [Details]: Survival webring information. [RD:20021012].

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[1][Information Organization]: Section 1 contains a collection of emergency and preparedness resources. Each entry is organized into a general format. Format details can be found in the Mine Specifications.
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[1][Last Update]: January 17, 2005
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