Eco life with Seediq Indigenous Tribe in Alan-Tongan
Description: The reason of implement this project is: first, aboriginal traditional culture gradually faded. Second, environment and economic being depression after natural disaster. Third, the butterflies habitats and resources are damaged severely. To avoid getting worse, Alan-Tongan residents needs that volunteers assists, to propagate Seediq culture, replanting aboriginal plants, and rebuild the butterflies ecosystem. To inherit tribal culture and achieve harmonious coexistence between human and natural.
Type of Work: Sustainable industry and biodiversity, the target of《Satoyama Initiative》, ecology and economy both are important targets for nature conservation and local development. The Alang Tongan is a focal point resource area for butterflies, also the location of Seediq tribe.However, due to the natural disaster and culture decline, many species getting decrease. So, building natural environment is primary goal. During these 16 days, we’ll going to transplant the aboriginal plants or Endemic plants that tribe planting into natural forest. To implement replanting plants and enhance agricultural economic output.
Accommodation: Guest house of Alang Tongan association. Sleep in shared room with wooden bed. Showers and toilets are available. Food will be offered by association.
Approximate Location: Location: No. 80, Songyuan Ln., Ren’ai Township, Nantou County 546, Taiwan . (南投縣仁愛鄉松原巷80號)
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