LIFE ESC360 applications re-open!
Enrollment for the LIFE ESC360 project has been reopened for 2020. If you are aged 18 to 30 and want to be an active part in actions aimed at nature conservation through the monitoring of flora and fauna of community interest, in the Bosco della Fontana State Natural Reserve, in the Casentinesi Biogenetic Reserves and in the State Reserves in Abruzzo and Molise: APPLY NOW!
The volunteers will be able to carry out the activities of the project choosing from 3 shifts of the duration of two months each, which will take place from April to September 2020.
During the activities, the volunteers will be followed by expert naturalist tutors. Each round will be preceded by a first week of training.
Volunteers will have no expenses for food, lodging and travel to the sites of the project or during the phases of this at their expense.
Participation in the project will be certified by issuing a certificate.
More information is available on the official website and on the facebook page:
LIFE ESC360 E-Book available
The LIFE ESC360 E-Book is now available! The E-Book "Monitoring protected species and habitats with the involvement of volunteers: the experience of the LIFE ESC360 project" is a dissemination report describing our project experience in about 50 pages. Starting with a general description of the study areas and Nature Reserves managed by the CUFA, the methods used to recruit and train volunteers...Read more..
ENROLLMENTS FOR THE 2021 VOLUNTEERING SHIFTS OPEN
This year we will have 4 volunteer shifts in 5 different project areas: I SHIFT 2021 from 22 March to 14 May II SHIFT 2021 from 17 May to 9 July III SHIFT 2021 from 12 July to 3 September IV SHIFT 2021 from 6 September to 29 October The 5 project areas: 1. Casentinesi Reserves (Pratovecchio) 2. Reserves of the Maremma (Follonica) 3. State Natural Reserves of Abruzzo and Molise (Castel di Sangro)...Read more..
READY GO LIFE ESC360 applications re-open! Enrollment for the LIFE ESC360 project has been reopened for 2020. If you are aged 18 to 30 and want to be an active part in actions aimed at nature conservation through the monitoring of flora and fauna of community interest, in the Bosco della Fontana State Natural Reserve, in the Casentinesi Biogenetic Reserves and in the State Reserves in Abruzzo...Read more..
The second shift goes on
LIFE ESC360 PROJECT: THE SECON SHIFT GOES ON A first shift has just ended, full of activities and discoveries, where our volunteers were busy with the monitorings the Naurta2000 Network of State Natural Reserves managed by the Biodiversity Department of the Carabinieri. As of today, 40 new volunteers are participating in the new training course at the Experimental Company La Torre di Feudozzo in...Read more..
The first shift of volunteering begins
LIFE ESC360 PROJECT: NATURE PASSION Coordinated by the Carabinieri Corps, the European volunteering project involves 360 volunteers in monitoring fauna and flora within the State Natural Reserves managed by the Biodiversity Carabinieri Grouping Rome, 6 May 2019 - A unique experience in contact with nature. The Life ESC360 project offers 360 volunteers, aged between 18 and 30, the opportunity to...Read more..
New Facebook page
We have a Facebook page of the project! Click here and LIKE the page to get news and updates on LIFE ESC360.Read more..
It officially begins the LIFE project ESC360
Today, 1st November 2018, it officially starts the LIFE project ESC360 that will involve 360 young European volunteers in monitoring forest biodiversity in the Italian N2000 Network . After months of preparation the staff of the project is proud to announce that today officially start the actions of the LIFE project. We are looking forward to host young people from all over Europe and begin with...Read more..