About the local hosting organizationNear the village of Colombières-sur-Orb is the departmental site of the Albine, where you will create a biological pond. Nearby you’ll find the Gorges of Héric where you can swim and even go kayaking. You can also enjoy this typical landscape to hike.
About the volunteer workYour task during this workcamp will be to create a biological pond to enable the spawning of Salientia amphibians (salamanders, newts, frogs).
Local accommodationYou will be accommodated under tents. Tents will be provided but you can bring your own if you want. The group will be sharing the cleaning chores and preparing meals together.
About the project locationColombières-sur-Orb is located in the Herault County (Region of Occitanie).This village is located in the canton of Olargues. The volunteers will discover the rich natural heritage of this region and various activities (kayaking, hikes…). For more information: http://www.ot-caroux.fr/fr/colombieres-sur-orb.html
Extra info about the projectPlease bring working clothes, closed shoes, warm clothes, protection against the sun (hat, glasses, sunscreen) and your swim suit. As the nights can be quite cold, remember also to bring warm clothes and a good sleeping bag and mat. You can also bring recipes from your home country, musical instruments and games. Foreigners belonging to the European Union must bring with them a personal EHIC (European Health Insurance Card), and everybody must, in any case, bring their insurance certificate. If health issues happen on the project, volunteers will have to pay for it, and then be reimbursed once back in their home country.