Featured information
Start date:
Oct 31, 2018
End date:
Dec 31, 2021
41.057.900 €
Pau Costa Foundation
Participating entities:

FireShepherds is an Erasmus+ project with the aim to prepare next generations of shepherds in the management of extensive livestock with wildfire prevention purposes. The project has its basis on different common problems that the project regions are currently facing: the decrease of shepherds working with animals in extensive regime and the large wildfires that visit us every summer. For that reasons, it is very important to start managing the forest again, as it was done decades ago. To do so, a proper training of shepherds from the next generations is a key action if we want to achieve a fire resilient landscape.

Project videos

Más proyectos

Ramats de Foc

“Fire Flocks” is a project that helps manage forest fire risk through shepherding. The contribution of herds in fire risk management is

Leer más»


Wildfires suppose a growing threat to populated areas around the world, especially in the Mediterranean arch, with a climate change scenario that

Leer más»