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DOÑANA is the most prestigious wetland natural area in Spain and provides refuge for hundreds and thousands of waterbirds throughout the year—however, numbers are...
Fatal hit-and-run of two lynx, mother and cub, in Spain’s Doñana causes wildlife ecologists to lash out at Junta
TWO Iberian lynx have been run over this Saturday, June 11, at a black spot area in the Doñana Nature Reserve in Andalucia. The incident...
Police reveal extent of water theft problem with 133 arrests and more than 1,500 illegal wells detected in drought-ridden...
A POLICE operation to clampdown on illegal water theft saw the arrest of 133 people and the discovery of more than 1,500 illegal wells. The...
AN Iberian lynx has been killed in a fatal ‘hit-and-run’ near Doñana—prompting calls for more protection for the endangered species. The tragic incident took place...
FOUR hectares of lynx habitat have been destroyed by two forest fires which raged the Dehesa de Abajo Nature Reserve in Sevilla last weekend. The...
AN Iberian lynx has been found shot dead in Doñana National Park in Huelva. Preliminary observations of the body found floating in the Guadiamar river...
All the cubs are now being weaned, training for release into the wild will begin in July.
Seven lynxes have died on roads in Spain’s Doñana so far this year.
TWO men have been arrested after a police drone spotted a suspected 'narcolancha' on Spain's river Guadalquivir. The crew of the semi-rigid inflateable speed boat...
FALLING FOWL: Management crisis puts Andalucia bird sanctuary under threat from drought and wild boar
Donana National Park is Europe's most important wetland, but some birds are at serious risk of extinction
The climatic conditions caused the flames to spread with speed
Rows and rows of trees in the UNESCO-protected Doñana National Park can be seen burnt out
It comes after Andalucia’s PSOE slammed PP leaders for massively reducing Doñana’s state funding from €428,000 in 2016 to just €142,000 this year
Junta officials swooped on the sites which unscrupulous parties had been using to tap an aquifer on which the Sevilla and Huelva-based national park is dependent
Andaluz official Jesús Maeztu wants to give people 'transparent information' on the current situation of the beleagured Sevilla/Huelva zone, which risks being added to UNESCO's list of endangered world heritage sites
The European Commission has just agreed to consider pressing the Spanish government to evaluate the dangers of Gas Natural Fenosa’s pipe building project in the national park
The famous wetland, a paradise for birdlife, is currently in danger of losing its UNESCO World Heritage Site status
The WWF has issued a warning about the large number of birds as Spain fails to protect one of only two Andalucian national parks
Environmentalists protest at Donaña National Park as water supplies plummet and ‘illegal farming’ continues
The wetlands now only receive a fifth of the water they need
The wetlands are home to around 2,000 different species of animals
Its water supplies are in short supply
The European Commission has ordered a halt to the use of the Sevilla park’s underground water supply as it is degrading natural habitats
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