December 5, 2018

Announcing the Membership Multiplier Campaign

On Thursday 1st November, we launched our new Membership Multiplier Campaign. This is a campaign to inspire our members to reach out to at least three of their loved ones to triple our membership. Our goal is to reach 2,000 […]
December 5, 2018

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 […]
September 13, 2018

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 […]
September 6, 2018

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 […]
September 6, 2018

Education Update from Tobi Kellner

Hello, I’m Tobi Kellner, Ecosystem Restoration Camps’ new Education Coordinator. A little bit about myself: I grew up in the mountains of Bavaria, then spent parts of my education in India and Scotland. I have worked for a number of […]
March 13, 2018

Construction at Camp Altiplano: An Account

It’s six in the morning. I woke up to the sound of the wind slamming the bathroom door. The window doesn’t close, so with heavy wind the door becomes its plaything. My first thought on waking up is the yurt […]
December 14, 2017

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 […]
November 6, 2017

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 […]
October 25, 2017
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Great events matter a lot

July 24, 2017
Altiplano Camp self-sufficiency

Permaculture farming and livelihood

There has been a lot of recent discussion about permaculture and livelihoods, especially as regards food growing, self-sufficiency and also being able to make some money. In early 2017 I volunteered at a smallholding in Venezuela, where these questions are […]