Welcome to the December 2009 eNewsletter from Alderleaf Wilderness College!
In this issue...

1.) Feature: Wilderness Survival Weapons for Acquiring Food
Primitive hunting implements can be valuable tools for acquiring food in extended wilderness survival situations...

2.) The Alderleaf Wilderness Certification Program
Are you considering attending the Wilderness Certification Program next fall? Learn more...

3.) Upcoming 2010 Courses!
We've scheduled several new courses and many are back by popular demand. Check out what's coming up in early 2010...


Feature Article:
Wilderness Survival Weapons for Acquiring Food

By Jason Knight

Primitive survival weapons can be valuable tools for acquiring food in extended wilderness survival situations. They can often be made from common natural materials found in the outdoors such as stones, branches, and fibrous plants. Examples include... Read More



The Alderleaf Wilderness Certification Program

Are you considering attending the Wilderness Certification Program next fall? Now is a great time to apply and start planning. Learn more about the application process, financial aid, college credit, and other questions you may have at the Certification Program web page:

Certification Program Web Page



Upcoming 2010 Courses!

We've scheduled several new courses and many are back by popular demand. Check out what's coming up in early 2010. Be sure to register early!

Nature-Based Outdoor Education: Feb 27-28, 2010
This course introduces you to the tools needed to be a nature instructor. Designed for teachers, parents, and aspiring mentors.

Permaculture Design 101: Mar 6, 2010
Join us for a day to learn about the basics of permaculture - a revolutionary sustainable living design system!

Wilderness Survival Weekend: Mar 20-21, 2010
Learn the most important skills for survival: shelter, water, fire, and food. Gain practical, hands-on experience!

Forest Stewardship Course: Apr 3-4, 2010 NEW!
Learn the basics of sustainable home-scale forest management that promotes a healthy, biologically-diverse environment!

View our full lineup of classes at our Courses page!



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