Thursday, March 21, 2019

Drones used for ‘first time’ in battle against toxic caterpillars on Costa Blanca

BUZZING: Drones used by Murcia's Ministry of EnvironmentDRONES, great tits and pheromones have been used in the...

Residents feel shaking as FOUR earthquakes rock Malaga

Although only measuring between 1.7 and 2.1 on the Richter scale, residents felt shaking due to the epicenter being close to the surface

Rain and cold wind forecast for Spain’s Malaga this week

Winds could reach up to 40km/h between tomorrow morning and Wednesday while from Thursday onward the clouds look set to clear

NOT A BIN: Plastic fills river on Costa Blanca just hours after a 20-tonne clean-up

CARELESS: Plastic fills Segura river hours after a massive clean-upPLASTIC waste has accumulated in the old channel...

IN PICS: eagle-owls and kestrels ELECTROCUTED by cables in crucial Spanish wetland

MASS bird electrocutions have been recorded in a crucial wetland spanning the provinces of Alicante and Valencia....

British expat campaigning to save farmer in southern Spain whose more than 400 cows are facing death after town...

It’s not Crowson’s first battle with mayor Javier Arana after she thwarted his efforts to bring back bullfighting to the town two years ago

Spain’s airports to produce own power under massive solar panel project

TAKING OFF: Aena manages 46 Spanish airportsSPAIN’S airport operator has announced ambitious plans to produce most of...

WATCH: Spanish inventor creates ‘rain generating device’ to turn HELICOPTERS into sprinklers for fighting forest fires

HOMEGROWN: Antonio Garcia testing the device at his home in Pitres, near GranadaA 73-YEAR-OLD Spanish inventor has...

Andalucia bird sanctuary under threat from drought and wild boars

FOWL PLAY: Greater flamingos in Coto Donana National Park, which is threatened by droughtTHOUSANDS of waterfowl are...

Campaign launched to save oldest tree in Malaga

The chestnut tree, in the Sierra de las Nieves natural park, needs decking to protect its roots

Celebrities join thousands of expats and locals battling ‘ugly’ and ‘devastating’ electricity pylons planned for Granada’s iconic Lecrin Valley...

The Di No A Las Torres (Say No To The Towers) group argues high voltage towers would have a ‘devastating effect’ on tourism and agriculture, as well as health

DID YOU FEEL IT? Spain’s Andalucia shaken by 3.6 magnitude earthquake

Earthquakes in the province are fairly common and are usually not above magnitude 4

British expats and locals furious at plans to build HUNDREDS of electric pylons across Andalucia’s iconic Driving Over Lemons...

Residents fear building the network of electricity masts will wreck the landscape and cause radiation

WATCH: Dead sheep mysteriously washes up on Gibraltar beach (WARNING: distressing images)

A post mortem was not carried out on the dead animal that was in a state of decomposition

Irish dog walker stumbles upon dead dolphin washed up on Spain’s Costa del Sol

The dolphin is believed to have been taken away by experts early this morning

COSTA DEL VIENTO: Five cultural insights into the winds in Andalucia

A YELLOW weather warning will hit the Costa del Sol tonight (Friday) until the early hours of Sunday morning.

War to be waged against plastic in Gibraltar following deaths of ‘magnificent’ birds

One bird died of starvation after a plastic biscuit wrapper got stuck in its stomach

Neanderthal FOOTPRINT found in Gibraltar by crack team of British and Spanish scientists

Most Neanderthals died out around 40,000 years ago, but some did survive at the edge of the Iberian peninsular

WATCH: Wild boar shot and killed by cops after rummaging bins on Spain’s Costa del Sol

.A WILD boar has been shot and killed by police after rummaging through bins of residents on the Costa del Sol.The pig was captured...

Temperatures plummet as Spain on snow ALERT and 90km/h winds BATTER Andalucia

Parts of Almeria and Granada could see 90km/h winds, while Ronda in Malaga is on yellow alert for winds reaching 70km/h

BEACH SEX: Horny holidaymakers could be destroying Ibiza’s sand dunes with outdoor romps

Protected areas of the beach are fenced off, but couples looking to get it on are frequently jumping over the barriers

BRACE YOURSELVES: Orange warnings, 120km/hr winds and 8-metre waves as storm Gabriel puts 15 regions across Spain on alert

SOME 15 regions in Spain are on alert for extreme weather as storm Gabriel looks set to sweep the country. The worst hit areas are...

EU tells Spain to BAN traditional bird singing competition

THE European Commission has told Spain to double down on its efforts to end the capture of small wild birds for traditional bird singing...

IN VIDEOS: At least Four killed as rain and extreme flooding wreak havoc in Spain

Roads and railway tracks have collapsed following the onslaught of rainfall
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