Wasteland Survival Guide
Farming the Wastes
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.”— Fallout 4 loading screen hints
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|
|Wreck of the USS Riptide||On the table in the deck cabin.||Heal 50% more from fruits and vegetables.||0008e75e|
|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|
|Egret Tours Marina||On the counter of the diner and coolant recharge station.||Permanently heal +50% from irradiated packaged food and drink.||00135f0d|
|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|
|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|
|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|
|Old Gullet sinkhole||On a concrete block inside the sinkhole, by the cooking pot station.||Permanently swim 25% faster||00185cc4|
|On the sideboard table in the cabin.||
|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|