Yellowstone Area Media Company Helps Protect Fly Fishing Waters

In the past, most people have looked to the government to address various environmental issues. However, with the complexity and magnitude of these issues increasing exponentially, a different approach is needed. The ‘Stop Aquatic Hitchhikers!’ campaign has become a unifying communications vehicle to address the growing aquatic invasive species issue and it has attracted the interest, support and active involvement of the private sector. The national Aquatic Nuisance Species (ANS) Task Force, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Coast Guard are the primary sponsors of this campaign. However, campaign organizers have realized the power of working with the private sector to increase exposure for the cause. If you “Google” Wyoming or Montana fly fishing or Yellowstone Vacations, …

Natural Stone Ledger Panels to Grace Your Indoor and Outdoor Worlds

The amazing elegance of natural stone sits pretty on walls and around fireplaces. Build a yard boundary if you wish! Install a refurbished look to the environment with a range of marble and travertine, slate and sandstone, quartzite too. An immense range of tiles brings depth and dimension for that sumptuous, solid eternal beauty. The design plan works fabulously well with ledger panels. Not imitations but pure natural stone in several smart colors, textures, and sizes. They might appear wild like the cliff but they have been arranged in the right sizes to assemble in a desired pattern on the wall or floor. Surfaces will never feel the same again. Work the magic indoors A natural living room statement wall …

Emergency Food

Emergency food becomes necessary when disaster strikes and your grocery stores are forced to close or have run out of food. Interestingly, grocery stores only stock approximately one week’s worth of food at any given time. So running out is a real possibility, especially if they’re forced to close due to bad weather or can’t get resupplied. The question then becomes how much food should you store to keep your family safe. The government would have you believe that 72 hours is enough time for them to restore critical infrastructure and rescue your family. I’m here to tell you that’s baloney. You only have to look at recent examples around the U.S. to see that’s not true. From Hurricane Katrina, …

Winter Camping Can Be Lots Of Fun

Camping is a fun adventure for the whole family. Every camping trip takes a little planning to be sure you have necessary supplies and safety equipment. However, camping during the winter has specific cautions that should be taken. Being prepared for anything is essential during the cold. Clothing is particularly important during the winter. Whether staying at the campsite or venturing out for a hike, it is important to maintain your body temperature and avoid ill effects of cold weather such as hypothermia. Always wear a hat. Up to eighty percent of your body heat can be lost through your head, so wearing a hat is essential. Dress in layers. Wear several layers of clothing and choose outer clothing that …

Six Benefits of Booking Coach/Bus Ticket Online Travelling Between Malaysia and Singapore

There are thousands of people travelling between Malaysia (like Kuala Lumpur, Malacca) and Singapore every day. How are these people buy their express bus ticket? Most of the current practice is they will go to the bus companies counter and purchase their ticket. During peak season, most of the tickets are sold out within hours and for those who miss this period, will likely to end up with no ticket. Most of the counters in Singapore is located at Golden Mile Complex, while in Malaysia for example in the state of Kuala Lumpur, most of the counters will be located at temporary bus station at Bukit Jalil Sports Complex. However, nowadays, most of the customer prefer to purchase the ticket …

Paracord Knots

550 paracord is made of nylon kernmantle and is the most commonly known parachute cord. The “550” refers to its breaking strength of 550 pounds. It was first used by the US military for not only parachutes, but also in the field for repairing gear straps, replacing broken boot laces and as rope. Military grade 550 paracord consists of a 32-strand braided sheath, with seven 3-strand inner yarns. Commercial paracord often doesn’t have 7 inner yarns or it has 2-strand 7 inner yarns instead of 3 strands. Because of the cord’s nylon composition it has some elasticity to it, which can be both beneficial or a hindrance, depending on how it is used. In the 1970’s paracord became a popular …

Choosing the Best Outdoor Equipment

We all love the outdoors and venturing out can be something that we take great delight in. If you are an outdoor lover, then you most definitely love hammocks. When you want to be up-close with nature and still have a cozy night’s sleep, then a hammock can actually be of great help. This is something that different scouting groups, campers and backpackers actually adore because of how convenient it is. You can get a lot from a well-designed hammock. You remain protected from the elements as well as all those pesky pests that we find outdoors and most especially at night. One of the things that should be done is to make sure that you actually choose a hammock …

How To Create An Emergency Plan In 6 Easy Steps

1. Get Your Household Information Squared Away Emergencies happen with little or no warning, so it’s essential to have all your household information easily accessible. That includes insurance documents, birth certificates, passports, and local maps. Place these items inside your emergency kit and have it stowed away. Create secondary copies of each document and place them inside your car emergency kit. Having two sets of prints ensures your prepared to respond to any emergency, on the road or at home. 2. Know Your Local Hazards To build an effective emergency plan, you need to know the hazards that are most likely to affect your family. Is it a tornado, a power outage, a flood? Understanding is important. Because it gives …

Winter Backpacking Tips

Winter backpacking can mean your footprints are the only ones out there. That adds to the beauty of the experience, but also to the danger. Alone and in a cold enviroment, it’s important to know what to do in an emergency. Learning a few basic cold weather survival skills can save your life. Fire Making Imagine slipping into a stream and soaking everything with you, when you are more than a day from the nearest road and it’s below freezing out. What would you do? Start a fire, of course, but can you? Always carry waterproof matches, and practice starting a fire in the cold BEFORE you go winter backpacking. Learn which tinders work even when wet. Birch bark, for …

What Are The Benefits Of Travelling With A Tour Company?

These days many people are relying upon the tour companies for going places. There are loads of benefits of depending upon a travel agent for planning and arranging your trip. Generally, a tour company offers packaged tours that save a lot of time in planning for the trip and making necessary reservations and arrangements. Moreover, packaged tours are economical than unplanned or self planned tours. Apart from being economical in terms of money and time, a tour company takes a good care of your comfort and convenience so that the trip becomes enjoyable and memorable for you. Booking a packaged tour also saves you from the stress of having to deal with things like reserving buses and hotel booking. One …