Etiqueta 'Terraferida'

Environment

Environmentalists fear for Vallgonera caves

It is claimed that development on the Llucmajor coast could lead to the caves "disappearing".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/04/2020 11:33

Environment

Airport water consumption will increase 18%

Airport water consumption is greater than a majority of Majorca's municipalities.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/02/2020 04:01

MSC Grandiosa in Palma

Tourism

Cruise ships under the spotlight in Palma

The group also released a statement criticising Carnival Cruises and saying the ships are causing excessive pollution.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter10/01/2020 11:52

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Environment

Army's manoeuvres in Majorca arouse curiosity

Terraferida states that the manoeuvres are incompatible with the conservation of the beaches and protected environment.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter13/11/2019 13:17

Holiday rentals

Terraferida point to holiday rentals "massive fraud"

There are over 16,000 more accommodation places on Airbnb since legislation came into force in 2017.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/05/2019 18:14

Tourism

Tourist accommodation places have increased 37%

Ecologists Terraferida say there are 158,000 more tourist accommodation places in the Balearics than four years ago

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter26/04/2019 17:40

Anger

Enviornment

Anger over state of es Trenc Natural Park

The ecological group Terraferida and resident associations in Sa Rapita and ses Covetes have complained to Campos Council and the local government about the lack of services on the beach which is in a terrible condition and is covered in litter and rubbish left by beach goers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter06/07/2018 00:00

Transport

Terraferida attack the government for neglecting public transport

Extensions to the rail and metro network, more bus services are among the environmentalists' proposals.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/04/2018 00:00

Demographics

Terraferida proposing ways of halting increased human pressure

While Terraferida focuses on tourism, the "human pressure" is also a reflection of increased population.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter20/01/2018 00:00

Holiday rentals

Rentals legislation led to immediate loss of 22% of places

According to Terraferida, there was a 22% reduction in the number of places on Airbnb within three days of the legislation coming into force.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/09/2017 00:00

Holiday rentals

Terraferida condemn "avalanche" of tourist accommodation places

At present over 50,000 new places are being processed, which equate to a 15% increase on the existing number of tourist places.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter18/06/2017 00:00

Holiday rentals

Half of Airbnb properties in Majorca are marketed by just 99 "owners"

"There needs to be a ceiling on the number of tourist places and to also be a reduction in the number which there is at present."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/05/2017 00:00

Beaches

Terraferida attacks beach weddings

Terraferida says that the Costas Authority should not be giving permission for such events.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter23/05/2017 00:00

Majorca

Airbnb alert and a mess for Més: the week in Majorca

There was uproar over holiday rentals and over contracts awarded by ministers with the Més party. A moratorium on new hotel licences was proposed, and there were two gas alarms.

Andrew Ede02/04/2017 00:00