Location: South-West Alentejo, Portugal
Project area: 34 hectares
Date Project Started: 2013
Project leaders: Clare Finlator / Servan Keondjian
Introduction: Monte da Vida is a home to the core Earthlife team. The project is restoring Meditteranean Oak forest, and aims to create a thriving rural regenerative economy, as an alternative to forest monocultures and land-use practises that are contributing to desertification in the region.