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Get involved in our garden project and participate in the active protection of insects

Leipzig summt! e. V.

Schleußig, 04229 Leipzig, Sachsen
No German skills required
Regularly
Discussed individually
Animal Welfare
Hands-on Activities

About the volunteering opportunity

We are looking for active support in the expansion or new construction of insect-friendly elements in our insect and meeting garden in the southwest of Leipzig.

Your Tasks

There are actually no limits to creativity here. Everything that is good for the insects and finds a place in our show garden is welcome. Possible tasks would be for example:

  • Repair/rebuild a raised bed
  • Building insect hotels in a sensible way
  • Cutting back invasive plants and sowing sustainable insect-friendly plants
  • Extending a deadwood hedge
  • count butterflies for a change during the construction work (for research purposes)

What's needed

For this volunteering opportunity you don't need any German skills.

  • Motivation and passion to actively participate in the protection and preservation of insects in Leipzig.
  • Interest in manual work
  • Creative ideas for the implementation of insect protection measures in allotment gardens

Time required

Regularly
Discussed individually
On weekends, during the day

We typically meet to implement garden projects during the warmer months of the year, spring through fall. Larger jobs we do as a team on weekends.

Where?

Leipzig summt! e. V.

Since 2019, we have been committed to preserving and expanding the biodiversity of insects and their habitats in the region and city of Leipzig.

What does Leipzig hums want to do?

  • strengthen insect diversity in our city
  • promote the preservation of insect diversity among politicians, private landowners and housing cooperatives
More about the organisation
Schleußig, 04229 Leipzig, Sachsen
No German skills required
Regularly
Discussed individually
Schleußig, 04229 Leipzig, Sachsen
No German skills required
Regularly
Discussed individually