Thursday, March 22, 2018

People-friendly vulture

Reports indicate the large bird is roaming and flying between La Duquesa and Martagina

Squid’s in

Giant squid weighing 180kg washed up on Spanish beach

Scottish birds flying in to breed in Spain

Second release of ospreys following successful introduction a few years ago

Spain – a bird watching paradise

Spain is officially on the ornithological map according to Birdlife

Green hope for Andalucia National Park

Donana gas plan halted for the time being at least

Donana under threat from gas extraction

Environment Ministry issues licence for area close to park

Endangered imperial eagles benefit from safer electricity pylons in Spain

Good news for bird of prey as pylons throughout Donana National Park made completely safe to land on

Donana National Park launches raccoon-catching programme

Programme launched to catch ‘smelly and aggressive’ mammals after unwanted pets are released into the wild

Shark ‘finning’ finally outlawed in Spain

The EU has banned fishermen from slicing off sharks’ fins and discarding their bodies live

Red kites up by 50% in Spanish national park

The Junta de Andalucia has recorded sightings of 74 red kite pairs, compared to just 40 in 2011

Endangered fish removed from Andalucian waters for breeding

The fartets and freshwater blennies will be bred in an attempt to boost numbers

500 black storks migrate in one day

Sightings were reported from Algarrobo to Algeciras and in Tarifa

Phone app to combat jellyfish peril on Costa del Sol

Beachgoers will be able to track the movement of the stinging invertebrates using their mobile

Andalucia dubbed a birdwatcher’s paradise

Tourism chiefs travelled to the UK to promote the region's bird-friendly environment

Wolf hunting to be legalised in Spain

Picos de Europa national park will authorise wolf hunting due to a large number of herd attacks

Top tips for a spectacular Spanish garden

Garden La Palma's Peter Langdale gives his top tips for August

A scenic walking tour of Andalucia’s La Brena forest

Walking guide Guy Hunter-Watts suggests a great shady summer walk around Canos de Meca

Decision to be made on King of Spain’s WWF presidency

King Juan Carlos' hunting activities have caused concern among WWF members

Palmed off in Spain

Torremolinos Town Hall has learnt the hard way that nothing in life is free

Doñana fraud enquiry launched

Vet could have ‘made up’ scientific data for years

Winging it across the Straits

The Strait of Gibraltar is a magnet for migrating birds between Europe and Africa

Hunter killed 71 rare birds

Police believe illegal traps were used to snare the birds

A needle in a haystack – hunt for the world’s rarest cat

EXCLUSIVE: With some fanatics failing to spot a lynx in a dozen visits, wildlife photographer Simon Littlejohn was incredibly lucky to spot three of the endangered cats in just one day... Here are his remarkable results on a four-day adventure to the Sierra de Andujar

A view truly fit for a king as the Olive Press climbs continental Spain’s highest peak

The Olive Press sent JAMES BRYCE to the highest point in continental Spain, Mulhacen, in Granada, which according to legend is the final resting place of a Muslim monarch

Endangered Iberian lynx is shot dead in Sevilla

And another lynx has been run over by a motorist

The Eagle has crash landed near Sevilla

Rescue centre 'bought and sold' rare eagles and chicks in order to justify millions in grants


Show Buttons
Hide Buttons