There is no denying that survival skills are just a good thing to have even if all is well. There is no better feeling than knowing that you can adapt and survive no matter what comes your way. People like to think that there will never be a need for “off the grid” living or that it's ridiculous to have a “survivalist mentality” about life however as we have seen from history things can go from bad to worse in a matter of moments.
During The Depression there was no technology nor was there any of the simple luxuries that we have come to use daily, yet they survived. They lived and made due with what they had, they fed their families to the best of their abilities and somehow managed to get the world back on track.
I believe that if we look to them we can find what it takes to survive in a crumbling environment.
Here ar some traits that we should mimic