Archive for the ‘Pyrenees’ Category

Origin of the Pyrenees 

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Eurasian lynx in Spain

Thursday, December 15th, 2016

Albera cows

Thursday, December 1st, 2016

Roger Deakin in the Albera

Saturday, November 26th, 2016

Pyrenean bear cubs

Sunday, November 3rd, 2013

The last autochthonous Pyrenean bear dead?

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

Bear breeding success in Pyrenees

Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010

Effect of forest fire on birds in the Pyrenees

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010
Spanish researchers have assessed the impact of the burning of a scrubland area of broom on the birds of the Catalan Pyrenees. By analyzing a period of 50 years following the fire, the scientists found that the birds that recover most slowly are those that live in the high mountain areas. For many of them, this recovery takes more than one or two decades following the fire. Science Daily

Bears spotted close to Pyrenean tourist area

Friday, July 2nd, 2010
Foto de la Noticia Three bears have been spotted by wildlife photographer Oriol Alemany close to a tourist area in the Vall d’Aran. The two sub-adults and one adult are almost certainly Hvala and her offspring Nhèu’ y ‘Noisette’. The animals are being tracked to reduce the risk of tourists disturbing them. Here

France wants Cantabrian bears for Pyrenees

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010