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Environment/Nature news & information for Guadalajara province

Group inhabiting abandoned village faces prosecution
Environment Fri, May 25, 2018

Group inhabiting abandoned village faces prosecution

SIX young adults are facing prison and hefty fines for 'occupying' an uninhabited village in ruins in the province of Guadalajara (Castilla-La Mancha). Deep in the heart of the Sierra Norte nature reserve and...

Earthquake of 3.7 in Guadalajara province
Environment Wed, Dec 20, 2017

Earthquake of 3.7 in Guadalajara province

AN EARTHQUAKE reaching 3.7 on the Richter scale rocked the central-Spanish town of Yebra (Guadalajara province) this morning (Wednesday). No damage was reported, but the tremor was felt widely across the Castilla-La...

Guadalajara hiker jailed for 2005 inferno
Environment Tue, Jul 10, 2012

Guadalajara hiker jailed for 2005 inferno

ONLY one of the three hikers who caused a devastating forest fire in Guadalajara that killed 11 firemen has been sentenced. Marcelino H. S., the one who lit the barbecue in July 2005 which got out of control and wiped...

Environment Tue, Mar 21, 2006

Forest fire victim's father heard by EU parliament

The European parliament is currently involved in a debate over how to respond to natural disasters like the Guadalajara fire of last summer in which eleven people died and thirteen thousand hectares were burned. During...

Barbecuer denies responsibility for Guadalajara blaze
Environment Thu, Jul 21, 2005

Barbecuer denies responsibility for Guadalajara blaze

The lawyer for the man responsible for lighting a barbecue thought to have caused this week´s fire in Guadalajara was giving his client´s version of events during an interview broadcast by the Cadena SER radio station...

Environment Thu, Jul 8, 2004

Storms down high tension cable forcing road closure

Heavy storms on Tuesday evening brought down a high tension cable on the N-320 (km 209) near the village of Alcocer (Guadalajara) forcing Guardia Civil to close the road in both directions until Unión Fenosa managed to...

Environment Thu, May 27, 2004

Heavy rain causes garage floods on El Casar estate

Heavy rain over the last few days has flooded six underground garages at properties on the Los Charcones residential estate in the village of El Casar (Guadalajara). Fortunately, nobody has been hurt and no families...

Environment Mon, Dec 1, 2003

Hunter missing all night found with severe hypothermia

A 69 year old man from Teruel was found this morning suffering from hypothermia and barely conscious, after spending a stormy night out of doors in Alustante. The man, who was on a hunting expedition, was found by 2...

Environment Fri, Nov 28, 2003

Ecologists in Action condemn Trillo nuclear trial

The Ecologists in Action organisation have pointed out serious flaws in the last nuclear simulation carried out at the Trillo centre at the end of 2002. They highlight that the meeting point for the town´s population...