There had been three minor fires in Esporles woodland in the days prior to his arrest.
Private detectives were heading for Majorca, the university defended Airbnb, Palma was back on the bikini trail, Magalluf was being favoured, and fires greeted the start of the fire-prevention campaign.
The call is being made in order to improve forest management and prevent fires like the ones in the summer.
Politicians were having us believe you can't move for tourists in Majorca, while they were also lining up action against car rental. Magalluf wasn't getting any better. And there was a shocking murder in Costa de la Calma.
Remote-sensing satellite images provide a good tool for mapping forest fires and enable the identification of areas at the greatest risk.