EDC:

Every Day Carry – What you carry on your person every day

IFAK:

Individual First Aid Kit

Bug-Out Bag:

A kit with the essentials needed to escape your current location and make it safely to your “bug out” location. Usually contains 72 hours worth of supplies.

Get Home Bag:

Like bug out bag with the direct intention of getting you home.

72 Hour Bag:

See bug out bag

Bug-In Kit:

A kit built with the intention of staying at your location and “hunkering in”. The kit would include long term food and water storage as well as security measures to protect the people and those items.

HDPE:

High Density Polyethylene is a category of plastics which is generally regarded as “food safe”. It is essential to look for this plastic type when planning for food or water storage. HDPE is labeled with recycle symbol #2.

TEOTWAWKI:

The End Of The World As We Know It. Most people are familiar with the term, but not the acronym. Basically the shit has hit the fan and nothing is as it was.

Permaculture:

Permaculture is a branch of ecological design, ecological engineering, and environmental design which develops sustainable architecture and self-maintained agricultural systems modeled from natural ecosystems. Source: Wikipedia