Peace & Nature is working to revitalize the forest on Mt. Rokko as part of our mission to revive and harmonize with the natural environment. Our work area is near the peak of Mt. Kinchozan, adjacent to the hiking path connecting Hokura Shrine and Kazafukiiwa.
During this workshop, participants will experience environmental conservation work and consider how to protect our forests in the autumn Rokko mountains. Japanese and international participants will collaborate in this event. We welcome your participation.
Co-sponsor: iCRAFT Corp.
Dates: Sunday, October 29 and Saturday, December 9
*Light rain or shine (will decide at 7:00 on the day in case of rain)
Time: 9:30 AM – 2:00 PM (Meet up: 9:30 at Hankyu Okamoto Station, South Gate）
Activities: We will clean up lumber scraps to prepare a space for our March tree planting, and cut back Nezasa bamboo using sickles.
Participation fee: Peace & Nature members: 500 yen, non-members: 1,000 yen (including volunteer insurance)
Elementary school students (members: free, non-members: 500 yen) (children below elementary school free)
Please bring: bento, drink, thick work gloves, towel, change of clothes, small tarp to sit on
Clothing: with long sleeves and long pants, appropriate for hiking, working in the forest, and contact with trees
9:30 Meet up (Hankyu Okamoto Station, south gate)
10:40 Arrive at P&N Mt. Rokko forest work area
11:00-13:00 Clean up forest, lunch
14:00 Finish (Hankyu Okamoto Station)
Please sign up by email or on our website.
Deadlines: Saturday, October 21 (for October event), Saturday, December 2 (for December event)
(Membership sign-up available on the day)