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Newsletter Cybelle eco-volunteering

In this newsletter:

  • Exceptional opportunity in primary forest
  • More ecovolunteers for more elephants
  • Double its eco-volunteering experience in Thailand
  • Positive results for sea turtles in Thailand
  • Shipping cetaceans and biodiversity in the Mediterranean Sea
  • Finance its mission by launching a donation collection on the internet
  • Testimonials ecovolunteers

Exceptional opportunity in primary forest

Amazon Rainforest in Peru

Amazon Rainforest Peru MissionOctober / November 2015: Exceptional opening of a primary forest reserve area. The present eco-volunteers may participate in research that take place there.

The mission "Amazon Rainforest in Peru" proposed by Cybelle Planète main objective the study of biodiversity and forest regeneration capacity. Research has place mainly in the Manu reserve, an area that has been exploited in the past and now the status of Nature Reserve, known for its lush surroundings.

Also as part of its research activities, the project will explore in October and November a new area, in full primary forest, virtually devoid of any impact of man. Scientific and ecovolunteers will, during this short period, record information on animal and plant species and their environment: butterflies, amphibians, birds, mammals, plants. The data collected will be used to "zero" for research on the degradation and forest regeneration. This opportunity is a unique opportunity to explore a rainforest areas most diverse in the world.

Possible arrival dates: October 19 16 2015 November (dates are available all year)

"Don" Mission (after tax deduction.): € 2 weeks 546 - 4 755 weeks €

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More ecovolunteers for more elephants

The refuge of elephants in Thailand grows

Refuge Mission elephants Thailand

A refuge for elephants in Thailand increases its capacity to 28 maximum eco-volunteers to care for residents elephants.

The shelter has collected 4 new elephants from the beginning of the year, and now hosts a total of 15 elephants including a baby 8 months. Newcomers need to add a pen 7 hectares reserved especially to males when they are in a state of "musth" and therefore particularly aggressive.

The financial contribution of ecovolunteers allows the shelter to develop new projects, a hospital for elephants is currently contrustion.

Recall that in Thailand, the wild elephant population, estimated at less than 2000 individuals is seriously in danger. The domesticated elephants (about 4000) are in turn exploited most often in conditions of painful lives. The Elephant Sanctuary is an oasis of peace for a few specimens collected. They will have the chance to live a beautiful life pachyderm, and, thanks to the eco-volunteers.

Participation Date: all year

"Don" Mission (after tax deduction.): € 165 week.

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Double its eco-volunteering experience in Thailand

Combination missions and Wildlife Elephants

Mission Wildlife ThailandTo improve field experience ecovolunteers and optimize their presence on the ground, a special formula combining Refuge missions and Wildlife Refuge Elephants is proposed. Minimum two weeks, this option allows eco-volunteers to participate in the care given to several wildlife species (macaques, gibbons, big cats, bears, ...) and also to devote special time to elephants, species particularly endearing.

Participation Date: all year

"Don" Mission (after tax deduction.): 248 1 to € week wildlife refuge and a week at the shelter elephants.

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Positive results for sea turtles in Thailand

The 2015-2016 season starts in December

Mission turtles Thailand

After 2014-2015 season busy with 14 ecovolunteers Cybelle Planète participants 7 pundits protected turtles and came forward smoothly, 7 rescued green sea turtles and released at sea, 86 turtles observed at sea ... The 2015-2016 season starts the December 05 2015 3 for months.

The eco-volunteers are involved in the various projects, working closely with the local population: monitoring and protection of sea turtles, freshwater and terrestrial water monitoring seagrass, environmental education for local children etc ... in an island 200 km north of Phuket, very undisturbed by tourism.

Participation Date: From December 05 2015 25 in March 2016

"Don" Mission (after tax deduction.): € 270 2 for weeks

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Shipping cetaceans and biodiversity in the Mediterranean Sea

First 2015 balance

Mission Cetaceans Cybelle Planète

sailing expeditions, organized each year by Cybelle in the Mediterranean Sea Planet, aim to study animal populations at sea. 2015, we could ensure 15 week mission on the yacht Avocet of Ryme. 92 ecovolunteers joined the crew of the Avocet, accompanied by one of the 5 ecoguides volunteers (A. Celine, Celine J., Margaux, Caroline and Stephanie), and two counts of 1 edges (Antoine and Jo). Before you draw up a more detailed picture, here are some figures the first results of this expedition 2015: the yacht Avocet of Ryme between 16 June and 29 September 2015, crossed the road 35 fin, 1 whale minke, sperm whales 11, 460 blue and white dolphins, 138 unidentified dolphins, risso dolphins 8, 184 pilot whales and bottlenose dolphins 2.

Add to that almost 1000 shearwaters observations over 50 hunting tuna, swordfish 6, 12 Sea Devils, and 2 sea turtles. Finally, thirty jellyfish "fried egg" endemic Mediterranean.

Mission whale Cetaceans

A beautiful demonstration of the richness of the Mediterranean Sea!

The animals have all been identified, their behavior was noted in detail, and when it was possible, we have photo-identified. All scientific data is now being analyzed by our scientific partners EcoOcéan Institute. We will certainly keep you informed of the results of this monitoring is conducted from 10 years now!

Meanwhile you can read synopses of written ecovolunteers for each 15 weeks of navigation.

Any team Cybelle Planète thanks the eco-volunteers for their valuable contribution to this program. thank you to the eco-guides and heads of banks that have brought their boat in all conditions and on 24h 24.

Soon 2016 programs will be published, beautiful novelties await you!

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Finance its mission by launching a donation collection on the internet

finance its mission of eco-volunteering

History Emilia

Emilie has mounted an eco-volunteering travel plan for a year following the principle: 1 months 1 countries 1 mission. To help finance the project, she used the Crowdfunding via the site HelloAsso. After its donation collection campaign started, it has raised over 1000 euros a month. Thus, Emilie could leave and now follows his journey. She has already performed a first mission of eco-volunteering within the Przewalski horses reintroduction program in Mongolia. His testimony tells us much about the personal enrichment which will be acquired at the end of the project: "I enjoyed the experience and it fitted perfectly to my expectations ... I realized that my mission on site had more meaning and value than I originally imagined. I'm glad I could help a little in their long-term project of reintroduction of horses to the wild ... "

Hello Asso

How to start a donation collection?

You too, like Emilie, you can use crowdfunding to realize your dream trip. A participatory funding for participatory journey! Cybelle Planète is registered on the HelloAsso collection site. From our dedicated page, Select the link Create a collection and then follow the steps to create your personalized page with your image and your project and include photos and your motivations. Finally, do pass information to your networks and wait ....

Every person who makes a donation of more than € 50 for your collection will receive on your mission to return a tax receipt *.

* Entitlement for taxable persons, a tax deduction of 66% of the donation amount within the limit of 20% of taxable income (Article 200 CGI).

Testimonials ecovolunteers

Mission Otter Brazil Cybelle Planète

Audrey was in September 2015 the mission to study the long-tailed otter in Brazil

"This trip exceeded my expectations. Scientists responsible for this mission are attentive and present with the eco-volunteer. The work is pleasant and the setting is incredible. The rooms and facilities made available to ecovolunteers (bathroom, kitchen) are clean and everything is done to the ecovolunteer feel good ....

What I remember: The discovery of eco-volunteering that I did not know. The discovery of significant problems in Brazil: the protection of endangered otters. The deeper understanding of Brazilian culture and exchange with local and mission scientists ... "

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Mission sanctuary Felines USA

Christelle participated in the USA Feline Sanctuary in August 2015

"... The scenery is total, beautiful environment. Staying in the heart of a shrine me much. The "feeding" feline is a great time, we can give them pieces of meat through the bars with a long clip .... there are few places where we can do that. Jim is Salvina are very welcoming and we quickly empowered. They also organize small outings us the weekend, and nice evenings! ...

What I retain : Confirmation that I would love to work alongside the animals. And a total disconnection for my holiday! ... "

Mission Nicaragua turtles

Heloise participated in the mission "sea turtles" in Nicaragua in July 2015

"... What I retain : This mission brought me a lot. I would say that first of all, go 2 weeks in Nicaragua opened my eyes. In the western world we are truly "spoiled rotten" and yet most of us are rarely happy. In Nicaragua there are many who have only the bare minimum and still ... however their joy of life, generosity and happiness radiates all the time. I hope you understand what must appreciate what we have.

My assets I think I'll do a lot more attention to the seas and oceans in general because I realized how essential they are in the world, either for wildlife or humans. "

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Mission Cetaceans Cybelle Planète

Sylviane participated in the mission cetaceans and biodiversity in France in July 2015

"... My expectations After a second experiment (Lion Gulf), I discovered a whole new adventure as rewarding in the Pelagos. Discovery of my first whales (mom and teen) great emotion sequence. Above all, very good topo from Celine on marine biodiversity in this area, exciting! The magic of the sea and its inhabitants conquered me ..... and thank you to our skipper for allowing us to approach them without disturbing!

My advice : Go for it, it's unique and it's joining the business with pleasure ... You learn a lot about the fragility of our mother nature ... and the fragility of our ecosystem! In addition, meetings are beautiful (animals and crew). Enjoy this experience, she educates us and enriched us .....

What I retain : Respect, solidarity, awareness of our fragility in front of nature, and want to continue to make myself useful to defend life simply .....

My assets : Raising awareness to those around me that if we do not respect nature, earth, animals, men we will be the next victims of an ecosystem that may disappear ..... So respect, civility and thank you Cybelle Planète ..... "

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Thank you for this testimony to ecovolunteers ... ..