Survival Skills Workshop at the Wolf Conservation Center

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September 22, 2013


Wolf Conservation Center

South Salem

All Ages


Event description: A one-of-a-kind, hands-on workshop teaching survival and primitive living skills. Learn about making fire by friction, purifying water, edible and medicinal plants, native hide tanning, hunting techniques, and much more. Most important, participants will explore how to tune in to their senses to become more aware of their surroundings and connected to the landscape the way our ancestors were. All ages and all levels of experience are welcome, there will be lots for everyone to learn. After the workshop, guests will meet Ambassador wolves Atka, Zephyr, and Alawa, as well as the WCC's other critically endangered wolves. Pre-registration is required. Information and registration available at

Address: 7 Buck Run
South Salem, NY 10590
Phone: 914-763-2373

About Wolf Conservation Center

Standard hours: Open by Program Registration Only

The Wolf Conservation Center (WCC), founded in 1999 by Hélène Grimaud, is a private, not-for-profit environmental education organization located in South Salem, NY.

The WCC’s mission is to promote wolf conservation by teaching about wolves, their relationship to the environment, and the human role in protecting their future. The WCC accomplishes this mission through onsite and offsite education programs emphasizing wolf biology, the ecological benefits of wolves and other large predators, and the current status of wolf recovery in the United States.

Parking: Free

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