At the request of the Prefect of Bouches du Rhône, a major exercise Lights Forest is planned in the towns of Marseille and Cassis Thursday, June 12 from 8:00 to 13:00.
An evacuation of civilians by sea from the cove Portmiou to the port of Cassis is planned with other land features.
The National Park creeks will be closed. There will Canadair interventions among others as well as other ground maneuvers. The club will be closed.
For this exercise, the club and other organizations, was invited by the Mayor of Cassis to find volunteers who agreed to take the role of civilians to evacuate PortMiou. 100 people are needed.
This is a full scale rehearsal of a natural disaster.