November 4, 2019

‘Biggest Little Farm’: A beautiful tale, sadly lacking context and recognition of the true heroes 

By Ben Stromback  The documentary The Biggest Little Farm is an accessible, beautiful and emotive documentary, demonstrating farming’s ability to completely regenerate abused and depleted farmland. It shows that when used correctly, agriculture can and will completely transform damaged landscapes, […]
October 10, 2019

John Liu Visits South Africa to Support Ecosystem Restoration Work

Ecosystem Restoration Camps founder, John D. Liu, spent part of August in South Africa where there is a real groundswell in awareness and participation in ecological regeneration. During his trip he participated in the Eden Festival of Action. Festival organisers […]
September 19, 2019

Annual Report 2018

  Download the full Annual Report The UN declared, on March 1, 2019 the decade of Ecosystem Restoration with the aim to massively scale up the restoration of degraded and destroyed ecosystems as a proven measure to fight the climate […]
September 19, 2019

Changes at Camp Altiplano

We would like to inform our members, supporters and friends about an important development at Camp Altiplano. After a recent stakeholder meeting at camp Altiplano with the local restoration association, campers, ERC directors, and the landowner, the decision was made […]
July 11, 2019

Camp Altiplano Update – June

With planting season well and truly behind us, this Spring the focus at Camp Altiplano has been on getting as much of the camp build finished as possible. In April we were excited to host a crew of eight Dutch […]
April 10, 2019

Camping for a Fertile Earth – by Maarten van der Schaaf

Translated from the original Dutch article by Maarten van der Schaaf, which appeared in the February 2019 edition of Down to Earth magazine   Camping for a Fertile Earth   Had enough of the depressing talk about biodiversity loss and […]
April 9, 2019

Land and People Regenerate Together

John Liu’s documentation of the Loess Plateau restoration has opened people’s eyes across the world to regenerative land management. Restoration can bring back water, wildlife, agriculture and the local economy. It can also return to us our appreciation of beauty […]
April 9, 2019

Camp Via Organica Restoration Experience

From the 3rd to the 15th of March 2019, 30 people gathered from across the world at the Via Organica ranch on the outskirts of San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. They all shared a common purpose: to support the restoration […]
April 9, 2019

Camp Altiplano Spring Update

With a second winter now behind us, Camp Altiplano is approaching its second birthday this Spring and there is a lot of exciting change and growth on its way for the project. Restoration planting completed with funding from DEME Group […]
March 4, 2019

Call for Applications – Camp Altiplano Core Team

This year, after a busy and exciting build-up phase of the Ecosystem Restoration Camps’ project, Camp Altiplano, the current staff are ready to pass the baton, and move toward other ERC work and other fulfillments. Effectively as Camp Altiplano’s ‘steering […]