Fogo controlado para a Conservação da Natureza

Espera… O quê? Sim! O fogo também pode ser um ótimo recurso para a conservação da natureza! Terça-feira, dia 12 de Janeiro, tivemos pela primeira vez oportunidade de presenciar um fogo controlado no Baldio de Carvalhais, uma das maiores propriedades geridas pela Montis. Durante meses, estivemos a trabalhar na abertura de caminhos de contenção para…

Prescribed fire for Nature Conservation

Wait… What? Yes! Fire can also be a great resource in terms of nature conservation! On Tuesday 12th January, we had a first-hand opportunity to experience a controlled fire in Baldio-Carvalhais, one of Montis bigger properties. For months, us as volunteers have been working in the field creating containment paths for this event. It was…

Fogo Controlado na Serra do Alvão

Os voluntários da Plantar uma Árvore da Serra do Alvão no âmbito da formação sobre técnicas de conservação da natureza tiveram a oportunidade de visitar uma área, nos Baldios de Pensalvos e Soutelo de Matos, onde os sapadores da Aguiar Florestase encontravam a realizar fogo controlado. Aprenderam sobre as vantagens e desafios da utilização do…

Controlled Fire in Serra do Alvão

The volunteers of Plantar uma Árvore from the Serra do Alvão in the context on training of conservation of the nature techniques, had the opportunity to visit an area, in the Baldio of Pensalvos and Soutelo de Matos, where the firefighters of Aguiar Florestase happened to be doing a controlled fire. They learned about the benefits and the challenges of…

Emma Furniss-Roe Testimony

“I’m Emma, I’m from the UK and I volunteered at Plantar uma Arvore in Sintra for 4,5 months between August and December. I joined the programme as, after working in finance in London, I was keen for a change and I love nature and hope to work in conservation in the future. Over my time…

Testemunho Emma Furniss-Roe

“I’m Emma, I’m from the UK and I volunteered at Plantar uma Arvore in Sintra for 4,5 months between August and December. I joined the programme as, after working in finance in London, I was keen for a change and I love nature and hope to work in conservation in the future. Over my time…

Testemunho Harika Kolli

“Working with Plantar Uma Arvore for Volunteer Escapes was a memorable experience. It made me realize how ignorant we have been with environment and its preservation. When it comes to the Workspace, we were provided with a friendly environment. Working with this organization boosted my confidence regarding communication with my teammates and also with local…

Harika Kolli Testimony

“Working with Plantar Uma Arvore for Volunteer Escapes was a memorable experience. It made me realize how ignorant we have been with environment and its preservation. When it comes to the Workspace, we were provided with a friendly environment. Working with this organization boosted my confidence regarding communication with my teammates and also with local…

Testemunho Valentin Antonio

“Hi I’m Valentin from France. I spent two and half amazing months as a volunteer within the Plantar uma Árvore team. I’m very grateful for having the opportunity to live and work in such a beautiful place. I was already familiar with some parts of Portugal but I was eager to discover this area and…

Valentin Antonio Testimony

“Hi I’m Valentin from France. I spent two and half amazing months as a volunteer within the Plantar uma Árvore team. I’m very grateful for having the opportunity to live and work in such a beautiful place. I was already familiar with some parts of Portugal but I was eager to discover this area and…