Tuesday, November 20, 2018

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

16 arrested over Spanish Imperial Eagle egg thefts

Centre in charge of the recovery program for the endangered Spanish Imperial Eagle has been linked to the thefts

Our lynx to the future

As exciting new figures show the Iberian lynx is clawing its way back, Wendy Williams takes a look at the struggle to save the world’s most endangered cat…

Grizzly death

Species extinct as last female brown bear in the Pyrenees is almost certainly dead

A birds-eye view

It should, of course, come easy for a bird, and now a family of Egyptian vultures are the latest group to start Twittering... as well as allowing cameras into their private lives!

Red tuna comeback

Recently on the verge of extinction, now red tuna could actually be making a comeback

The farmers who cried wolf

A new law is being drafted to give cash to farmers whose animals are being killed by the wolves that have returned to Madrid

Something nasty this way comes

Jason Heppenstall delves deep under the bedclothes and finds something nasty

A to Z: Secret Andalucian Summer

Take your Andalucian summer beyond the crowded Costa beaches with our 26 favourite spots

Oh, I do like to be beside the lakeside

Jon Clarke explains why the Andalucian lake district is a good alternative to the coast

Spanish bird brains

Six rare ibises are released in Cadiz

Kestrels set to fly back

Kestrels are to be saved at the expense of pigeons to even out the numbers

Bird route nestles in the Genal valley

A multi-million euro tourist project unveils a new bird route

Purr-fect

Woman bequeaths millions to protect endangered cat

In a big flap!

Couple return home to find a rare Griffon vulture on their bed, while second family find another on balcony

The Eco Garden: Good Year for the Roses

WELL, the hot weather has arrived with a vengeance and plants of all sorts have put on amazing growth, especially those with deep tap roots

The Eco Garden: Keep the garden pests at bay with beer and bird droppings

Don’t automatically reach for the chemical sprays, because there are plenty of ecological alternatives to ensure that you keep your garden safe for the family, pets and wildlife

The Eco Garden: Get a Spring in your Step

Now that Spring is finally here it’s time to get in the garden. Here are our top tips for the month
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