The 2022 Balearic Sea Report has compiled updated information on the state of the islands’ beaches.
Awareness being increased among beachgoers.
Calvia Council spent yesterday morning running up its Blue Flags and Q for quality flags over its award winning beaches.
People need to be made more aware of the long term dangers of plastic on our beaches and in our seas"
I see now that some beaches of Majorca are not only known throughout Europe because of the antics of certain tourists over there, they also are famous because of certain journalists that have not any kind of respect for his readers, and above all any kind of respect of the beaches where the most of his fellowmen spend their holidays.
The residents' association which holds the contract apparently installed only two play areas last year when there should have been ten.
The new bylaw will also introduce a ban on glass on Palma beaches.
The Balearic parliament has called for the transfer of powers for the coasts, police and airports.
Santanyi town hall is interested in adopting a similar scheme to the one that was introduced in the summer for Es Trenc.
In the off-season when beaches are not being used in a tourist sense, dogs will be allowed on beaches so long as they are on leads.
Greenpeace will be staging a rubbish-collection exercise on Es Carbó beach in Colonia Sant Jordi.
Superyachts were not so super when it came to environmentalist outrage, beaches required order restoring, including the sale of their pebbles, and there was a tragic road accident.
Some of this is clearly in reference to recent events, such as the parasols and loungers placed on Cabrera and other beaches for "private" enjoyment.
The government is wishing to change the model of transport in environmentally sensitive places.
An inspection led to the confiscation of 79 coconuts, 24 pineapples and 23 watermelons.
A beach was taken over by what was in effect a private party, with large designer umbrellas and their accompanying loungers.
Arta, as is the case with certain other municipalities, foregoes potential revenue by sticking rigidly to a policy of conservation.