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Ecosystem Services and Planetary Health in Camp Via Organica

From February 21 to March 1, 2020, about 20 people, mainly from Mexico and North America, gathered at the Via Organica Ranch near San Miguel de Allende in Guanajuato, Mexico for an Ecosystem Restoration Camp. During the 10-day camp we learned about many of the regenerative agriculture systems in place on this 11-hectare ranch and …

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Learn. Dig. Plant. Restore. Repeat.

From January 27 to February 7, 2020, Camp Altiplano welcomed 10 diverse, enthusiastic people from six countries for a two-week ecosystem restoration experience at La Junquera farm in Murcia, Spain. The course was organised by Silvia Quarta, the new Altiplano camp coordinator, in partnership with La Junquera, Regeneration Academy, and Alvelal, a local regenerative farmers …

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Announcing the Opening of Camp Via Organica!

As part of a global campaign, Ecosystem Restoration Camps is teaming up with Regeneration International’s Mexico project, Via Organica, to develop a model for how farmers in semi-arid regions can sequester carbon from the atmosphere, restore soil fertility, improve rainfall water retention, and restore tree cover. Together we are offering the world the chance to …

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Expanding the communications team: join us!

Ecosystem Restoration Camps is growing. New camps are getting started and our membership steadily grows. That means we also want to expand our Ecosystem Restoration Camps team, especially on communication. A strong, global restoration movement starts with a strong membership base. We plan to strengthen our membership this year by starting a campaign and by …

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Ecosystem Restoration Camps Members in Action

Member Chris Keene gave a workshop on Ecosytem Restoration Camps at the Eastern Permaculture Gathering on 31st August   Members Kris Deveria and Jurrito Negro from the Netherlands collected several items for the camp in Spain and transported them with their van on their way to Spain   A visiting Ecosystem Restoration Camps Member made …

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Camp Altiplano Volunteer Experience

A week has passed since my adventure in La Muela, an impressive mountain in the south of Spain, near Veléz-Blanco. For three weeks I participated in a reforestation project that was co-organized by Ecosystem Restoration Camps (ERC) and Alvelal while being financed by the search engine Ecosia. During this time I dug many holes (500 …

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Experiencing a Healthy Ecosystem in the Spanish Altiplano

I have been in the remote area of the Murcian Altiplano for two months. It has been a life changing experience, living in an area so degraded. Every day the sheep walk past our bedroom window, followed closely by a huge cloud of dust that used to be fertile soil. You notice the dryness everywhere. …

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