Sierra de las Nieves mountain range in Malaga declared Spain’s newest National Park

Malaga’s Sierra de las Nieves has been officially recognised as a national park, giving the nature reserve the highest environmental protection status awarded in Spain.  The Sierra de las Nieves National Park – situated northwest of the city of Malaga and located in the hills behind Marbella on Mount Torrecilla – was declared a National Park in January 2021 and formalised by the Spanish Government … Continue reading Sierra de las Nieves mountain range in Malaga declared Spain’s newest National Park

Marine charity calls for the creation of national parks around the UK’s coast to help conserve marine habitats

Blue Marine Foundation has called for the creation of national parks in the waters around the UK coast to help conserve fragile marine habitats. In a new report, entitled National Marine Parks: A Vision for British Seas, Blue Marine Foundation has identified 10 areas around the UK coast that it said could be designated national parks within the next 10 years. These include the greater Thames … Continue reading Marine charity calls for the creation of national parks around the UK’s coast to help conserve marine habitats