is saving your life all the time and in some places everyday, call it a house if you will but its a shelter none the less, how do you succesfully build a shelter out in the woods...........or desert...........or arctic? Exposure can affect your ability to live and certainly your comfort factor. Learn to build a good shelter and be a comfy little critter...........ahem........big critter.
||The basic survival shelter.
||Lots of quality pictures of various primitive shelters.
||Various shelter designs.
||No pictures, good simple arcticle on various shelters.
||The prefered shelters of various tribes and regions.
||A bunch of different snow shelter ideas.
|The Survival & Self-Reliance Studies Institute
||SSRsi is a comprehensive database of self help, self reliance, survival, emergency preparedness, outdoor adventure and Do It Yourself information.
||Basic survival shelter.
||Excellent resource for shelters.
||The debris shelter, good pictures.
||Good tips on the debris shelter.
||Building a tipi the plains Indian way.
||Tipi history. Did you know the Poles used in construction have meaning?
||A whole website devoted to tipis.
||A photgraphic tour of a wigwam in construction.
||How to make cattail mats to cover a wigwam.
||A very detailed description of how to built a yurt.
||How to make a pit shelter.
||How to build a jungle shelter.............in a jungle...........with palms.
||Very important, selecting the location of your shelter.
||More info on shelters, no pics, basic.
||Mostly shelters for snow conditions.
||Options for a longterm shelter situation, things to think about.
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