Spain says huge wildfire under control after 7 days

Spain says huge wildfire under control after 7 days

A huge wildfire in southern Spain has been brought under control after it raged for seven days, killing a firefighter and forcing 2,600 people from their homes, regional officials said Tuesday.

What you should know before getting solar panels for your home in Spain
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What you should know before getting solar panels for your home in Spain

Rain helps fight against ‘monster’ wildfire in Spain

Rain helps fight against ‘monster’ wildfire in Spain

Firefighter dies battling southern Spain wildfire

Firefighter dies battling southern Spain wildfire

MAPS: The places in Spain which are most at risk of recurring flash floods
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MAPS: The places in Spain which are most at risk of recurring flash floods

Thousands rally to ‘hug’ Spain’s dying Mar Menor lagoon

Thousands rally to ‘hug’ Spain’s dying Mar Menor lagoon

Five stats to understand why Spain’s Mar Menor is full of dead fish

Five stats to understand why Spain’s Mar Menor is full of dead fish

The Spanish cities that will be most affected by rising sea levels

The Spanish cities that will be most affected by rising sea levels

What venomous species are there in Spain?

What venomous species are there in Spain?

Firefighters gain on Spanish blaze as heatwave eases

Firefighters gain on Spanish blaze as heatwave eases

Spain sizzles in hottest temperature on record

Spain sizzles in hottest temperature on record

How The Local’s countries are impacted as July records Earth’s hottest month EVER
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How The Local’s countries are impacted as July records Earth’s hottest month EVER

What to do and what to avoid if you witness a forest fire in Spain

What to do and what to avoid if you witness a forest fire in Spain

Spain battles wildfires as heatwave kicks in

Spain battles wildfires as heatwave kicks in

Property in Spain: the home improvements you can get a 60 percent tax deduction for
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Property in Spain: the home improvements you can get a 60 percent tax deduction for

‘Eat less meat’: Minister calls on Spaniards to cut down on carnivorous habits

‘Eat less meat’: Minister calls on Spaniards to cut down on carnivorous habits

Top EU court raps Spain over wetlands

Top EU court raps Spain over wetlands

Spain’s endangered Iberian Lynx population back on the rise

Spain’s endangered Iberian Lynx population back on the rise

Spain to invest €1.5 billion in ‘green hydrogen’ in bid to become Europe’s leading producer

Spain to invest €1.5 billion in ‘green hydrogen’ in bid to become Europe’s leading producer

Climate crisis: Spain records hottest year in 2020

Climate crisis: Spain records hottest year in 2020

Spain aims to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050 with new clean energy bill

Spain aims to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050 with new clean energy bill

Spain’s Alicante aims to limit hiking and ban outdoor sports in iconic nature spots

Spain’s Alicante aims to limit hiking and ban outdoor sports in iconic nature spots

What you need to know about the changes to cars’ emission stickers in Spain

What you need to know about the changes to cars’ emission stickers in Spain

Madrid wants to build biggest metropolitan forest in Europe

Madrid wants to build biggest metropolitan forest in Europe

‘Tipping point’: Why has Spain closed half its coal-fired power stations?

‘Tipping point’: Why has Spain closed half its coal-fired power stations?

Spain proposes new plastic packaging tax

Spain proposes new plastic packaging tax

What’s the truth behind claims that Spain’s marine wildlife is thriving during lockdown?

What’s the truth behind claims that Spain’s marine wildlife is thriving during lockdown?

Noise pollution causes suffering for ‘one in five’ people in Europe

Noise pollution causes suffering for ‘one in five’ people in Europe

Mystery solved over hundreds of birds found dead on road in Spain

Mystery solved over hundreds of birds found dead on road in Spain

Five reasons the Madrid climate talks failed

Five reasons the Madrid climate talks failed

Dead fish wash up in river in Spain after waste plant fire

Dead fish wash up in river in Spain after waste plant fire

Mar Menor: How nutrients have poisoned Spain’s largest saltwater lagoon

Mar Menor: How nutrients have poisoned Spain’s largest saltwater lagoon

When it comes to environmental issues, just how ‘green’ is Spain?

When it comes to environmental issues, just how ‘green’ is Spain?

Spain pledges to help Greta Thunberg get to GOP25 in Madrid

Spain pledges to help Greta Thunberg get to GOP25 in Madrid

Why have thousands of dead fish washed up in southern Spain?

Why have thousands of dead fish washed up in southern Spain?

WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES: Four Iberian lynx killed by hunters in central Spain

WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES: Four Iberian lynx killed by hunters in central Spain

How elusive brown bears have become a tourist attraction in northern Spain

How elusive brown bears have become a tourist attraction in northern Spain

‘No to bears’: Farmers in Spain’s Pyrenees protest against predators re-introduction

‘No to bears’: Farmers in Spain’s Pyrenees protest against predators re-introduction

WATCH: First Eurasion Lynx born in Spanish Pyrenees for more than a century

WATCH: First Eurasion Lynx born in Spanish Pyrenees for more than a century

VIDEO: Man who ‘recycled’ fridge by throwing it off a cliff in southern Spain made to drag it back up

VIDEO: Man who ‘recycled’ fridge by throwing it off a cliff in southern Spain made to drag it back up

Canary Islands consider ban on ‘stone towers’ made popular by Instagram

Canary Islands consider ban on ‘stone towers’ made popular by Instagram

How farmers are using insects instead of pesticides in Spain’s ‘Sea of Plastic’

How farmers are using insects instead of pesticides in Spain’s ‘Sea of Plastic’

Obama worm: Flesh eating flatworm with hundreds of eyes poses new threat to Spanish wildlife

Obama worm: Flesh eating flatworm with hundreds of eyes poses new threat to Spanish wildlife

This couple turned a desire for a zero-waste household into a thriving Madrid business

This couple turned a desire for a zero-waste household into a thriving Madrid business

What are the strange transparent ‘jelly bean’ creatures invading Spanish beaches?

What are the strange transparent ‘jelly bean’ creatures invading Spanish beaches?

Barcelona and Palma ranked worst in Europe for cruise ship pollution

Barcelona and Palma ranked worst in Europe for cruise ship pollution

MAP: The beaches in Spain where smoking is banned
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MAP: The beaches in Spain where smoking is banned

Meet the expat with a mission to save Spain’s beaches

Meet the expat with a mission to save Spain’s beaches

How Spain brought the Iberian Lynx back from the brink of extinction

How Spain brought the Iberian Lynx back from the brink of extinction

Spanish brown bear wanders across border into Portugal, the first in 175 years

Spanish brown bear wanders across border into Portugal, the first in 175 years

Gibraltar just banned balloons in bid to save marine life

Gibraltar just banned balloons in bid to save marine life

Sonar may provoke suicide in whales, reveals Spanish study

Sonar may provoke suicide in whales, reveals Spanish study

Tiny killer threatens giant clam, aquatic emblem of the Med

Tiny killer threatens giant clam, aquatic emblem of the Med

Court confirms €1.5 billion compensation for Prestige oil spill

Court confirms €1.5 billion compensation for Prestige oil spill

Snipers wanted to hunt Spain’s Green-Feathered Terror

Snipers wanted to hunt Spain’s Green-Feathered Terror

Spain records more pigs than people for first time ever

Spain records more pigs than people for first time ever

Brown bear with taste for mare faces expulsion from Pyrenees

Brown bear with taste for mare faces expulsion from Pyrenees

War on plastic leaves manufacturers clutching at straws

War on plastic leaves manufacturers clutching at straws

IN PICS: Eight of Spain’s most endangered species

IN PICS: Eight of Spain’s most endangered species

Spain set for summer cockroach plague after unusually wet spring

Spain set for summer cockroach plague after unusually wet spring

Endangered Iberian lynx found living in hills near Barcelona

Endangered Iberian lynx found living in hills near Barcelona

Clean seas campaign launched on Spanish coast after sperm whale beached full of plastic

Clean seas campaign launched on Spanish coast after sperm whale beached full of plastic

VIDEO: Drone captures incredible footage of whales off Barcelona coast

VIDEO: Drone captures incredible footage of whales off Barcelona coast

Thousands of starfish wash up in Andalusia after ‘Beast of the East’

Thousands of starfish wash up in Andalusia after ‘Beast of the East’

Balearics move to ban disposable plastics in bid to clean up coast

Balearics move to ban disposable plastics in bid to clean up coast

VIDEO: Late night bear encounter in northern Spain sparks anger

VIDEO: Late night bear encounter in northern Spain sparks anger

What a hoot: Alhambra welcomes new night time visitors

What a hoot: Alhambra welcomes new night time visitors

Baby dolphin dies after being mobbed by selfie-seeking beachgoers

Baby dolphin dies after being mobbed by selfie-seeking beachgoers

Holiday in the Canary Islands? Beware the toxic algae foam

Holiday in the Canary Islands? Beware the toxic algae foam

Bear chases flock of 209 sheep off a cliff to their death in Pyrenees

Bear chases flock of 209 sheep off a cliff to their death in Pyrenees

Spanish waters reach record high temperatures

Spanish waters reach record high temperatures

Wildfire near World Heritage site in southern Spain brought ‘under control

Wildfire near World Heritage site in southern Spain brought ‘under control

In pics: Spain battles wildfire near Doñana nature reserve

In pics: Spain battles wildfire near Doñana nature reserve

Beaches closed in Mallorca amid shark fears

Beaches closed in Mallorca amid shark fears

Drones capture stunning images of rare whales in the Med

Drones capture stunning images of rare whales in the Med

Offshore gas storage plant caused hundreds of mini earthquakes across Spanish coast

Offshore gas storage plant caused hundreds of mini earthquakes across Spanish coast

Spain’s Canary Islands battle slick after ferry accident

Spain’s Canary Islands battle slick after ferry accident

Spain’s beautiful mountain wilderness hits the silver screen

Spain’s beautiful mountain wilderness hits the silver screen

Barcelona team announces superconductivity breakthrough that could revolutionize renewable energy

Barcelona team announces superconductivity breakthrough that could revolutionize renewable energy

Alarm after river in Pyrenees turns fluorescent green

Alarm after river in Pyrenees turns fluorescent green

Madrid and Barcelona issued EU ultimatum over pollution levels

Madrid and Barcelona issued EU ultimatum over pollution levels

A trip to the land of endangered ancient olive trees

A trip to the land of endangered ancient olive trees

Archers to the rescue in Madrid as boars invade urban areas

Archers to the rescue in Madrid as boars invade urban areas

Madrid wants to put gardens on top of its buses

Madrid wants to put gardens on top of its buses

Police find lunchbox crammed full of GIANT cockroaches in Madrid park

Police find lunchbox crammed full of GIANT cockroaches in Madrid park

Madrid vows to ban diesel-fuelled cars by 2025

Madrid vows to ban diesel-fuelled cars by 2025

Green groups pressure Spain over ‘at risk’ wetlands

Green groups pressure Spain over ‘at risk’ wetlands

Air pollution in Spain blamed for 30,000 deaths each year

Air pollution in Spain blamed for 30,000 deaths each year

Southern Spain will become a desert with global warming

Southern Spain will become a desert with global warming

Spain’s Doñana wetlands going dry, WWF warns

Spain’s Doñana wetlands going dry, WWF warns

Activists scale skyscraper in Spain to protest US trade deal

Activists scale skyscraper in Spain to protest US trade deal

Ten more days needed to put out Spanish tyre fire: officials

Ten more days needed to put out Spanish tyre fire: officials

Feeding frenzy in Spain’s renewable energy sector

Feeding frenzy in Spain’s renewable energy sector

Spain turns off the lights for Global Earth Hour

Spain turns off the lights for Global Earth Hour

DNA confirms endangered lynx has returned to Madrid after 40 years

DNA confirms endangered lynx has returned to Madrid after 40 years

Ten catastrophes threatening Spain unless world tackles climate change

Ten catastrophes threatening Spain unless world tackles climate change

The big stink: Residents baffled as mystery stench engulfs Barcelona

The big stink: Residents baffled as mystery stench engulfs Barcelona

Madrid bans cars from parking in city centre in bid to curb pollution

Madrid bans cars from parking in city centre in bid to curb pollution

Political candidates given youthful makeovers in Greenpeace campaign

Political candidates given youthful makeovers in Greenpeace campaign

Hundreds of flamingos battered to death during giant hailstone storm

Hundreds of flamingos battered to death during giant hailstone storm

Wildfire rages in Galicia destroying more than 2,000 hectares of forest

Wildfire rages in Galicia destroying more than 2,000 hectares of forest

Cars threaten world’s most endangered feline

Cars threaten world’s most endangered feline

Environment is a ‘victim’ of the crisis: Greenpeace

Environment is a ‘victim’ of the crisis: Greenpeace

Seven adorable animals facing extinction in Spain

Seven adorable animals facing extinction in Spain

Olives and vino at risk from climate change

Olives and vino at risk from climate change

Madrid gets ‘F’ grade for clean air efforts

Madrid gets ‘F’ grade for clean air efforts

Gov pledges €10 million to fight climate change

Gov pledges €10 million to fight climate change

Raise green taxes, Spain told by OECD

Raise green taxes, Spain told by OECD

Spanish eco-warrior arrested in Cambodia

Spanish eco-warrior arrested in Cambodia

Bear cub found dead in Spanish Pyrenees

Bear cub found dead in Spanish Pyrenees

Spain ‘Europe’s worst’ for endangered species

Spain ‘Europe’s worst’ for endangered species

Spain allows hunting in national parks

Spain allows hunting in national parks

Morocco oil find shakes up Canary Islands vote

Morocco oil find shakes up Canary Islands vote

Spain tops clean beaches global rankings

Spain tops clean beaches global rankings

Albino snakes invade Spain’s Canary Islands

Albino snakes invade Spain’s Canary Islands

Pollution feminizing Spain’s male fish

Pollution feminizing Spain’s male fish

Pollution linked to ‘one in eight’ deaths in EU countries

Pollution linked to ‘one in eight’ deaths in EU countries

In pictures: Madrid Zoo greets new baby gorilla

In pictures: Madrid Zoo greets new baby gorilla

Seach for oil threatens marine wonderlands

Seach for oil threatens marine wonderlands

Smog alert issued for ‘toxic’ Barcelona

Smog alert issued for ‘toxic’ Barcelona

EU backs Spain’s ‘destructive’ trawlers

EU backs Spain’s ‘destructive’ trawlers

Deadly pollution ‘a threat’ to Spanish cities

Deadly pollution ‘a threat’ to Spanish cities

Spain’s Repsol branded world climate villain

Spain’s Repsol branded world climate villain

Spain fights for damages after oil spill verdict

Spain fights for damages after oil spill verdict

‘Capital of rubbish’: Germans blast Madrid

‘Capital of rubbish’: Germans blast Madrid

Spain’s solar police to kick in your door

Spain’s solar police to kick in your door

Hunter’s pics of dead albino fox anger Spain

Hunter’s pics of dead albino fox anger Spain

VIDEO: Giant squid found on Spanish beach

VIDEO: Giant squid found on Spanish beach

Jellyfish plague stings Spain’s beachgoers

Jellyfish plague stings Spain’s beachgoers

‘Canary oil spill risk is moderate’: Repsol admits

‘Canary oil spill risk is moderate’: Repsol admits

‘Half of Spain’s Med coast is overbuilt’

‘Half of Spain’s Med coast is overbuilt’

‘Your sunscreen could be polluting the sea’

‘Your sunscreen could be polluting the sea’

Oil spill disaster hearings draw to close

Oil spill disaster hearings draw to close

Millions of moths mass over Madrid

Millions of moths mass over Madrid

‘Most fragile’ Spain tops endangered species list

‘Most fragile’ Spain tops endangered species list

Spain’s shark fishers fail eco-friendly test

Spain’s shark fishers fail eco-friendly test

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Fishermen sink Spanish giant’s power plant plans

Tyre fires spook famous Spanish ghost town

Tyre fires spook famous Spanish ghost town