Wetlands win reprieve after deal between Spain and Andalucia
Protection plan for Do?ana Natural Space hailed by environmentalists as 'step in the right direction'A controversial plan that would have placed one of Europe's most important and threatened wetlands in even greater jeopardy has been paused after an unexpected agreement was reached between Spain's caretaker government and the regional authorities in Andalucía.Water supplies to the Do?ana national park in western Andalucía - whose marshes, forests and dunes extend across almost 130,000 hectares (320,000 acres) and include a Unesco-listed national park - have declined drastically over the past 30 years because of climate breakdown, farming, mining pollution and marsh drainage. Continue reading...
Celý článek: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2023/oct/04/wetlands-win-reprieve-after-deal-between-spain-and-andalucia
Zdroj: The Guardian