Etiqueta 'Albufera'
Glossy Ibis

Wild Majorca

Glossy’s and Barbary’s

It had been a great build up to seeing the Ibis, as earlier on I had been watching a pair of Stone Curlew moving around in the short grass of a small field adjacent to the platform.

Neville James-Davies21/03/2020 16:05

S'Illot waterworks

Wild Majorca

The not so drab looking Gadwall

They breed on wetlands with open water and in the winter they will also frequent lakes and marshes.

Neville James-Davies16/11/2019 09:53

There is currently a transfer plant for compost in Alcudia.


Alcudia objects to composting waste plant

The real issue has to do with the smells from the treatment plant.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/01/2019 19:00

Albufera, one of the most important centres for birdwatching in Majorca.


A close encounter at Albufera

It is such an important place for breeding birds and passage migrants and it must be preserved so that future generations may enjoy the splendour of all the magnificent wildlife in Majorca.

Michael Montier28/11/2016 00:00

Salinisation of the water has been occurring because of the over-exploitation of an aquifer.


Urgent measures needed to combat Albufera water deterioration

One of the reasons for the deterioration is contamination from agricultural activity.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter15/10/2016 00:00

The latest fire in Albufera.


Another fire in Albufera

The fire broke out around 15.00 and was under control some three hours later.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/09/2016 00:00

Some ten acres of Albufera were affected when a sewage pipe burst.


The disgrace of Albufera

In terms of wider environmental considerations in Albufera, the massive spill of faecal water simply highlights the mismanagement that has been allowed to persist over years.

Andrew Ede21/08/2016 00:00

Mayor Fornés of Muro emphasises the need for the new sewage treatment plant.


Albufera sewage spill "unprecedented"

Some four hectares of land "of great value" in Albufera and on the neighbouring Son Bosc finca were affected by a burst in the sewage piping.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter17/08/2016 00:00

Aerial view of the area affected by the Albufera fire.


Seven hectares affected in Albufera fire

As of 18.00 the fire was described as being controlled. Over seven hectares burned.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/08/2016 00:00

Second fire in Albufera in a week

Northern News Spotlight

Second fire in Albufera in a week

The alarm was raised shortly before midday yesterday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/02/2016 00:00

The affected area in Albufera.


Guardia investigating Albufera fire

The fire is said to have broken out around a quarter to three this morning.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter10/02/2016 00:00

Councillor Garrido met with Sa Pobla town hall representatives.

Northern News Spotlight

Safety improvements for Albufera cyclists promised

The road by Albufera is one of the old "carreteras", not that wide and, as a consequence, a potential risk.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter07/09/2015 00:00

Albufera, Mallorca

Albufera, Mallorca


Andrew Ede 23/05/2006