Welcome to the January 2010 eNewsletter from Alderleaf Wilderness College. Happy New Year!

In this issue...

1.) Announcing: The Permaculture Summer Semester
Learn how to work with nature to create a more sustainable world! Earn a Permaculture Design Certificate at Alderleaf...

2.) Feature Article: Bird Communication
Just what is this idea of bird communication? Learn the how and why of bird vocalizations and behaviors...

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...


Announcing:
The Permaculture Summer Semester

Learn how to work with nature to create a more sustainable world! Earn a Permaculture Design Certificate while studying nature and gaining hands-on experience on our permaculture farm and wilderness campus. Begins July 7th, 2010. Learn More!


Feature Article:
Bird Communication

Just what is this idea of bird communication?

Imagine for a moment that you are strolling down a boardwalk through a cattail marsh in your local wetland. It is springtime and many bird voices fill the warming air and reach your ears. You hear the loud, carrying voices of birds in the willows... (read more)


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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