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Water solution: New technique tested to replenish underground water supplies in Marbella, Spain

A NEW method of replenishing underground water supplies is to be trialed in Spain. Researchers hope that the plan will increase underground reserves by 15%...

Severe droughts to ravage south-eastern Spain within 30 years as water supplies are set to fall by 40%

SOUTH-EAST Spain faces a 40% fall in water resources by 2050 if remedial action is not taken, according to Ecological Transition Minister, Teresa Ribera. Ribera,...

Severe droughts, heatwaves and floods in hottest decade on record as climate crisis talks underway in Spain

The findings by the WMO show that this year will be the second or third warmest since records began

Water levels at reservoirs in Spain’s Andalucia still down on last year despite downpours

The statistics showing the reduction in water levels come after the Olive Press revealed shocking photos showing the plummeting water height at Lake Istan last week

Spain’s long lost ‘Stonehenge’ rediscovered after drought

For residents in Peraleda de la Mata, a village of just 1,400 inhabitants, the ‘miraculous’ event confirms a local legend about buried treasure in the area

Andalucia bird sanctuary under threat from drought and wild boars

THOUSANDS of waterfowl are at risk in the Donana National Park due to a series of management blunders that are seeing eggs and chicks...

Reservoir dam in Andalucia opened as officials deem it too full

THE reservoir which supplies the western Costa del Sol was opened on Monday after officials deemed it over capacity. The La Concepción reservoir, behind Marbella,...

Drought restrictions in Malaga lifted after Storm Emma brings rain

A DROUGHT crisis has been averted as a year’s worth of rain fell in Malaga over the last few days. Restrictions that were set to...

Malaga and southern Spain will experience droughts ’14 TIMES more severe than in recent years’ – and much sooner...

MALAGA and southern Spain could see droughts 14 times more severe than in recent years from as soon as 2050 onwards. That is according to...

Frost and drought causing widespread shortages in Spanish vegetable crops

FROSTS across Spain are causing widespread shortages of vegetables with suppliers scrambling to find alternatives to avoid a repeat of last year's crisis. The January...

Urgent measures being drawn up to combat threat of drought across Andalucia

New water plans include installing a pipeline from the Iznajar reservoir in Cordoba to the Antequera area, which was supposed to have been built two years ago.

SIPS GOING DOWN: Worst grape harvest in Spain for DECADES could see wine shortages and price increases

SPAIN, Italy and France are bracing for their worst grape harvest in decades. Farmers in the three countries, which together produce over half the world's...

Crop farmers plea for pipelines to be built to try fight a feared drought

Officials warned that an official drought decree is likely to be called in the Axarquia area

Farmers in Murcia protest over seasonal drought

Murcia has seen a three-year period of little or no rainfall, with the recent storms hardly touching the region.

Europe expected to give green light to GM crops in vote

Spain and UK backing the change in today's vote

How ‘green’ is your valley?

Natasha Were ventures into the wilds of the Andalucian campo to find out, first-hand, whether ‘eco-living’ is a sustainable dream

Fiery future: Forecast predicts Andalucia will keep getting hotter

Long term weather forecasters have predicted Andalucia will get hotter and see less rainfall over the next 100 years

Residents of two Malaga towns face fines for wasting water

Villanueva del Rosario and Villanueva del Trabuco have introduced measures to safeguard dwindling water supplies.

Wet, wet, wet… It is! Rain finally lands on Andalucia

After the worst drought in 157 years, Spain is at last set for some much needed autumnal weather

Alicante named driest area in the world

Alicante dried than region between the Sahara Desert and the savannah of Sudan

Drought causes anxiety for Spain’s olive farmers

Olive harvest could fall by 40% from last year

Worst drought in 150 years hits Spain

Crops in the south and east of the country are ruined

Olive oil costs soar due to drought in Spain

Shoppers to be hit in the pocket after wholesale prices rise by 30%

Spain in danger of ‘chronic drought’

Rain shortage has meant crucial underground aquifers are not getting filled

Record harvest of olives needed to weather the storm

This year's bumper crop could could prove vital after low rainfall and frost damages predictions for the coming year

Tarra-gone from Spain

Freak weather conditions have caused turmoil to Spain’s crops and celebrated herb tarragon, discovers Wendy Williams

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