Wolf Journey Earth Conservation Courses guide you through skills of the Neighborhood Naturalist, Traditional Herbalist, Wildlife Tracker, Wilderness Survival Scout, Sustainable Citizen and Environmental Educator.
Wolf Journey online course books consist of 20 chapters, each with four core study experiences that can be completed as a series of lessons to earn a conservation certificate in your area of interest.
Wolf Journey follows scientific, observational, interactive, and often improvisational methods of learning, inspired by stories of nature. Kim & Chris Chisholm introduce every chapter with a live video, guiding you to create your own experiences at home through wonder, research, expression and documentation.
The original books are now being released as online courses. Click here to send an email so we can notify you as we launch:
Book One: Trail of the Neighborhood Naturalist focuses on urban and rural habitat conservation on a path to become your neighborhood naturalist. Available for the 2020-21 Academic Year.
Book Two: Trail of the Traditional Herbalist focuses on ethnobotany and plant conservation on your path to becoming a budding herbalist. Available for the 2021-22 Academic Year.
Book Three: Trail of the Wildlife Tracker focuses on wildlife conservation, birding and more on your path to becoming a wildlife specialist. It will be unveiled online as weekly broadcasts next spring and summer. Available for the 2022-23 Academic Year.
Book Four: Trail of the Survival Scout focuses on emergency preparedness, cultural and wilderness conservation on your path to becoming a survival scout. Available for the 2023-24 Academic Year.
Book Five: Trail of the Sustainable Citizen focuses on energy conservation, self-sufficiency, permaculture and appropriate technologies. Available for the 2024-25 Academic Year.
Book Six: Trail of the Environmental Educator is now available as an online policy manual for anyone wanting to run outdoor programs. It includes detailed earth skills lesson plans, as well as standardized environmental education policies and procedures. Price is negotiable depending on recipient need and resource availability.