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Wasteland Survival Guide
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Farming the Wastes
Editor IDPerkMagWastelandSurvivalGuide01 to PerkMagWastelandSurvivalGuide09
Base ID0008e75e (issue 1)

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Every installment of the Wasteland Survival Guide you collect adds a version of the Wasteland Survival perk, which grants a unique bonus, like faster swim speed or double meat on slain animals.

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The Wasteland Survival Guide is a magazine in Fallout 4.


There are nine editions of the Wasteland Survival Guide and each confers a unique benefit, each (barring two issues - "The Scrapyard Decoration Guide" and "Guide to Diamond City") apart of the perk Wasteland Survival.


Issue Closest location marker Location description Effect RefID
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Wreck of the USS Riptide On the table in the deck cabin. Heal 50% more from fruits and vegetables. 0008e75e
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Crater house West side of the crater on the table of the lower level of a shack. Besides a lantern, caps and Gamma rounds. Permanently take 5% less damage from insects. 00135f0a
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Egret Tours Marina On the counter of the diner and coolant recharge station. Permanently heal +50% from irradiated packaged food and drink. 00135f0d
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Lynn Woods On the sleeping bag, inside the main shack with the steamer trunk. Permanently unlock new decoration items in workshop settlements. (This perk won't be shown in your perk-list of your Pip-Boy) 00135f0e
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Gorski cabin On the desk in the root cellar with Wayne Gorski's personal terminal. Diamond City is now permanently marked on your map. (This perk won't be shown in your perk-list of your Pip-Boy) 00185cba
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Nahant Oceanological Society On the metal desk with the typewriter, entrance room area, ground floor (it is not in the laboratory building). Permanently gain +10% discount from food and drink vendors 00185cbd
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Old Gullet sinkhole On a concrete block inside the sinkhole, by the cooking pot station. Permanently swim 25% faster 00185cc4
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Ranger cabin

On the sideboard table in the cabin.

Permanently take 5% less damage from melee attacks.

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Sunshine Tidings Co-op

In the unlocked cabin nearest to the silos, on the floor next to a dead Settler body and a red Industrial Trunk.

Permanently collect more meat from animal kills. 00185cd8