Volunteers will do various types of nature conservation works such as 1) cutting glasses to improve ecological richness of the forest and 2) helping the tree planting ceremonies including preparation such as carrying the plants and tools, and cleanup after the event. We will also help local farmers. The contents of work might be changed due to weather condition, so volunteers need to be flexible!
Accommodatie en maaltijden
Volunteers will stay in shared room of old elementary school. Meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Please bring a sleeping bag.
Locatie en vrije tijd
Volunteers will work in Ajigasawa town and Hiranai town in Aomori prefecture. Aomori is located on the northernmost tip of Honshu Island. Shirakami Mountains located in southwest and the Mutsu-bay nestles between the eastern Shimokita and western Tsugaru Peninsulas.
Leisure:Enjoy rich nature around accommodation, taking a walk at morning, hot spring, etc.
Study theme: Volunteers will get knowledge of history and culture of Shirakami mountains, and skills of conservation forests in Japan.
Volunteers should prepare to work hard outside in good and bad weather and have high motivation for work in the forests actively with local people.