Nature is full of food. Even desert climates that look like barren wastelands have abundant resources that can help you survive if you know where to look. We’ve gathered a list of 16 common wild plants you can eat. These leaves, seeds, roots and herbs can keep you going in a survival situation when you’ll need all the strength you can get.
Exercise caution when harvesting wild plants. Be sure you can identify a species prior to consuming it. A guidebook with good pictures of common plants in your area is an essential item to add to your bug-out-bag.