Welcome to the February 2010 eNewsletter from Alderleaf Wilderness College!

In this issue...

1.) Wilderness Survival Knife Recommended by Alderleaf
Learn about the wilderness survival knife used by Alderleaf instructors and recommended in our courses...

2.) Feature Article: Identifying Spiders: A How-To Guide
Learn simple techniques to identify spiders, recognize common species, and understand their role in nature...

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...

Now Available:
Wilderness Survival Knife Recommended by Alderleaf

"A good wilderness survival knife should have a durable fixed blade, a comfortable handle that allows for a secure grip in all weather conditions, and a blade length that is easy to control."

The Cold Steel Pendleton Hunter is a knife that meets and exceeds each of these qualities.

As a wilderness survival school, Alderleaf has tested and observed countless types of knives through all kinds of survival tasks. The Pendleton has become our wilderness survival knife of choice due several unique features... Learn more about the Cold Steel Pendleton Knife

Feature Article:
Identifying Spiders: A How-To Guide

What key features should I look at to help identify spiders? What are spiders good for? Where do I find spiders? What are the most common species?

Learn the answers to these questions and much more in this month's feature article... Identifying Spiders: A How-To Guide

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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Monroe, WA 98272
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