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Guajares Fire Extinguished

By Hugh MacArthur

The fire in the Los Guajares was declared ‘extinguished' by infoca on Monday the 11th around 12.00h. »

Overstretched Infoca

By Martin Myall

The Andalusian, forest, fire-fighting service Infoca has been working flat out, combating around six fires scattered all over the region - the latest was on a campingsite. »

Lentegí Infoca Accident

By Martin Myall

An Infoca worker lost his life when his vehicle left the track on a hillside and plummeted down a gully yesterday. The accident occurred in above lentegí in an area known as the Cebailla. »

Small Alpujarra Fire

By Vivienne Hughes

It's not only the weather that gives the sensation of the summer lingering, because this lack of rain is also prolonging the fire season. »

Small Jete Fire

By Martin Myall

Despite being of very small proportions, the small fire that broke out within the municipality of Jete on the 24th received lots of attention and was quickly extinguished. »

Lújar Burns Again

By Hugh MacArthur

A fire was declared in the municipality of Lújar (Behind Motril) today at 16.12h - it was only last year that Lújar suffered a devastating forest fire. »

Almuñécar Environment Week

By Hugh MacArthur

Here's your chance to find out more about local flora and fauna, above and below sea level within the municipality of Almuñécar and along the Costa Tropical. »

Fire Culprits Arrested

By Martin Myall

The forensic department of the regional police, charged with investigating forest fires, has identified the cause of two recent fires in the province. »

Infoca & The Fire Season

By Louise Powell

From the 1st of June until the 15th of October the fire restrictions etc in the countryside are in force. »

Protección Civil Honed

By Martin Myall

The volunteer body, Protección Civil de Almuñécar, had a day's training on HT electricity lines in connection with forest fires, etc. »