N°11814
Element Art of dry stone walling, knowledge and techniques (Switzerland)
Inscribed in 2018 (13.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Title as submitted EN: From 2006 till 2009 volunteers from across the country built a 320 meter dry stone wall in the Jura Mountains (Switzerland) from scratch. The project was supervised by the foundation Action for the Environment and supported by municipal authorities