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AND Carmen Crespo

The new, conservative Provincial Delegate for Agriculture, Carmen Crespo, is energetically back peddling over her remarks concerning water transfers from Rules .

Lake Viñuela Flooding

AXA Trapiche Flooded by Dam Water

The village of El Trapiche in the Axarquia was swamped last night when the main pipe supplying water to nearby municipalities burst on Viñuela Reservoir.

Angler Electrocuted

A 40-year-old angler died from electrocution as he fished in the La Vega del Jabaón reservoir in the province of Ciudad Real (Castilla-La Mancha).

Pantano Museum

Many foreigners living on the Costa Tropical know El Pantano de Bermajeles as simply, The Lake, even though, as its Spanish name suggests, it is a reservoir. The dam itself is impressive, offering spreading views across the water, and the old installations looking rather like an abandoned army base provide an interesting walk.

Drowned Memories

here’s something lugubrious about burial at sea, which is how you might describe what happened to two small pueblos in the Lecrin Valley when three dams were erected twenty odd years ago