HAM Radio is a popular method of communication in emergencies. This is because it doesn’t rely on cell phone towers or Internet connectivity. If you have extra batteries you won’t even need electricity to operate the radio. All you need is to do is pass the Technician (entry level) test.
We recommend learning more about HAM radio, by visiting the Davis County Amateur Radio Club at http://www.dcarc.net/.
The following is a self-guided presentation which also includes video/audio sections. Learn how important these HAM radio operators are! [requires Adobe Flash Player]