Jobs-short Spanish town to build on ‘paradise’ beach

Posted In News, Poor Coastal Development
Jun
3

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Las Dunas, Playa de Valdevaqueros, Tarifa, Spain. Photo source: ©© Chodaboy

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A jobs-starved town in southern Spain has sparked uproar by agreeing on a scheme to build 350 homes and a batch of hotels with 1,400 rooms on unspoiled land along a “paradise” beach, by the Andalusian town of Tarifa…

Green groups and beach-goers are outraged by the latest plan. The indignation is also a symptom of the damage done to Spain’s coastline in decades of unrestrained construction…

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Playas de Tarifa, Cádiz. Photo source: ©© Chodaboy

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