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Alderleaf eNewsletter, January 2012 - Herbal Cold Remedy, Human Tracking Course, Upcoming Classes
January 17, 2012

Welcome to the January 2012 eNewsletter from Alderleaf Wilderness College!

In this issue...

1.) Feature Article: Herbal Cold Remedy with Wild Plants
Learn how to make your own herbal cold remedy from wild harvested plants...

2.) New Class in 2012: Human Tracking Course!
Learn tracking skills as applied to detecting, interpreting, and following sign of the passage of humans with guest teacher, Rob Speiden...

3.) Upcoming Classes and Events...
Wildlife Tracking Apprenticeship, Wilderness First Aid Training, Wilderness Survival Weekend, Introduction to Permaculture...



Feature Article: Herbal Cold Remedy with Wild Plants

By Heather Swift

T’is the season for coughing, sneezing and overall unpleasantness that accompanies seasonal colds. While there is no “cure” for the common cold, there are wild herbs that assist the immune system... (Continue reading)



New Class in 2012: Human Tracking Course!

Taught by visiting guest instructor, Rob Speiden, author of Foundations for Awareness, Signcutting & Tracking!

This course teaches the sciences of tracking skills as applied to detecting, interpreting, preserving and following sign of the passage of humans, be they lost, missing or evasive... (Learn more!)


Upcoming Classes and Events!

Check out what's coming up!

Wildlife Tracking Apprenticeship: begins Feb 11, 2012
Field-based training in wildlife tracking skills in the Pacific Northwest. Led by expert trackers.

Wilderness First Aid Training Course: Feb 24-26, 2012
This wilderness first aid course is designed to introduce you to the concepts of medical care in a wilderness setting.

Wilderness Survival Weekend Course: Mar 10-11, 2012
Learn the most important skills for survival: shelter, water, fire, and food. Gain practical, hands-on experience!

Introduction to Permaculture: Mar 17, 2012
Join us for a day to learn about the basics of permaculture - a revolutionary sustainable design system!

View the full lineup of classes at our Courses page!



Considering the Alderleaf Wilderness Certification Program?

Applications are now being accepted for the 2012-2013 school year!
Class begins September 4th, 2012.

Check out the Certification Program web page



Did you know that Alderleaf has a blog and forum, and is also on social sites?

Check them out...

Alderleaf Blog

Alderleaf Commons Online Forum

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Alderleaf on YouTube


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18715 299th Ave SE
Monroe, WA 98272
United States
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