Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Nature

Tsunami would wipe out New York, Miami and hit England if landslide takes place in Spain, researcher claims

Researcher Dr Simon Day has predicted waves of up to 25 metres if there is a landslide in the Canary Islands

Popstar Shakira attacked by wild boars in Barcelona park

Singer Shakira was attacked by a pair of marauding wild boars who snatched her bag while she was walking with her son in a...

Geothermal deposit found in Almeria

Sacyr Industrial will build a geothermal plant in the region next August

Flamingo colony reaches record number in Spain’s Tarragona

Breeding season in full swing on the Ebro delta!

Everything you need to know about dangerous dogs in Spain’s Andalucia

Included in the Junta’s definition, is dogs that ‘due to their aggressive nature, size or jaw power have the capacity to endanger the life or physical safety of people’

Critically endangered bird thriving at Bioparc Fuengirola

The rare Bali Starling was declared practically extinct in 2001

Everything you need to know about the super wolf blood moon in Spain that could ‘end the world’ THIS...

The lunar phenomenon is seen as by some as a sign of upheaval, while some conspiracy theorists even think it represents the ‘apocalypse’

45,000 sign petition to protect bull from appearing in Madrid opera

The bull’s owner earns about €5,000 per showing

Ex-Costa del Sol British expat spends £8,000 saving 41 cats from Duquesa

Ex-Gibraltar project analyst Laura Inglis ships moggies home

Tai Chi in the river of Happiness with Master Choy

Last October, the village of Cortes de la Frontera in Andalucia changed forever

The goats of Spain

The wild mountain goats frequently found in herds across the mountain ranges of Andalucia are Spanish Ibex

Spain is third European country to carry out baby heart transplant

The Gregorio Maranon Hospital carried out the operation, despite the donor and child having incompatible blood types.

Bison found poisoned and decapitated on a Spanish reserve

The herd was poisoned first so that their heads could be cut off and sold

Andalucia’s black vulture population reaches new high

Andalucia's black vulture population has reached highest level in history

WHAT A MESS: Plastic invades the beaches of Spain’s Valencia region

Other common objects include cigarette ends, construction materials, cotton earbuds, crisp packets and bottles.

ANIMAL HOUSE: Rescue shelters in Spain’s Valencia area issue plea for help

ANIMAL welfare associations in La Ribera district (Valencia Province) have issued a cry for help, as numbers of stray cats and dogs continue to...

Manilva and Casares residents hold beach protest after nine-year wait for bridge

Around 100 people turned out to form a human chain after waiting nine years for a four metre bridge

ORANGE and YELLOW weather alerts for Costa del Sol as 80km/h winds and four metre waves expected

PARTS of Andalucia are on orange and yellow alert today as Spain's weather agency AEMET predict strong weather across the coast. AEMET have forecast 80km/h...

Town in northern Spain named as least polluted in Europe

A TOWN in Castilla y Leon has been named as the least polluted town not only in Spain, but in Europe too.

Spanish-speaking woman’s missing dog sparks race row as people call for Spain to change its word for ‘black’

A HISPANIC woman's missing dog has sparked a race row on social media.  Rebecca Macias was dubbed 'racist' by Twitter users after she plead for...

Spain holiday hotspot in Canary Islands rocked by earthquake

The epicentre was confirmed by the National Geographic Institute as being 5km below the surface

Golf complex work halted after rare bird threatened

PLANS to build a luxury golf complex on protected woodland have been temporarily postponed after a legal order was issued banning the felling of...

‘Black gold’ cuttlefish caught in the UK and popular in Spain facing extinction due to over-fishing

CUTTLEFISH that are caught in the UK and are very popular in Spanish cuisine have been coming under threat of extinction.

‘Ecocide’: Super-intensive olive farms fingered for water shortages in Almeria

Now 400 times more water is being taken from an important Almeria aquifer than enters, an alarming situation that is being blamed on a surge in super-intensive olive production in the zone

Wolf hunting to be legalised in Spain

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

Protected Posidonia grasslands to receive million Euro funding

THE MINISTRY of Environment has agreed to give almost €2 million in funding to the Balearic Institute of Nature (Ibanat) to control and protect...

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