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Huerta de las Pilas - Acuifero english version

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Acuifer Huerta de las Pilas - San Bernabe - Algeciras- Andalucia - Spain

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Huerta de las Pilas - Acuifero english version

  1. 1. Colectivo Ornitológico Cigüeña Negra Huerta de Las Pilas Lagoon and neighbouring water springs of San Bernabé Algeciras (Strait of Gibraltar)
  2. 2. GIBRALTAR ALGECIRAS HUERTA DE LAS PILAS LAGOON
  3. 3. Migratory bird crossing point
  4. 4. MINING AREA
  5. 5. Gibraltar Algeciras 1 2 3 Mining areas
  6. 6. Nuevo Mirador Stadium 1 2 Lagoon 3
  7. 7. Residential area Huerta de las Pilas Lagoon 1 Mining area in the eighties. After the watertable emerged, the hole was back filled and covered. Today, the residential area of Huerta de las Pilas takes up this area.
  8. 8. Nuevo Mirador Stadium 1 2 Lagoon 3
  9. 9. 2SECOND EXTRACTION: today, Lagoon Huerta de las Pilas
  10. 10. Nuevo Mirador Stadium 1 2 Lagoon 3
  11. 11. 3 THIRD MINERAL EXTRACTION: ATTEMPT TO STOP WATER SPRINGS
  12. 12. ¿ANOTHER URBANIZATION PROJECT AT AN ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE?
  13. 13. AQUIFER SYSTEM PALMONES- GUADARRANQUE GIBRALTAR ALLUVIAL AQUIFER OF BOTAFUEGOS
  14. 14. GROUNDWATER POLLUTION HAZARD Huerta de Las Pilas Lagoon SE NW Sand and sandy biolimestone Sandstone Groundwater
  15. 15. 1 Quarry in the 80’s: The new lagoon disappeared when the area was backfilled Huerta de Las Pilas Lagoon x EIA (Environmental EIA (Environmental Impact Assessment) Impact Assessment) Directive 85/337/CEE Directive 85/337/CEE 2 Environmental Impact Environmental Impact Statement 2003 Statement 2003 ¡¡¡there has been a lagoon ¡¡¡there has been a lagoon in the area since 2002!!! in the area since 2002!!! Attempt to stop water springs 3 x EIA (Environmental EIA (Environmental Impact Assessment) Impact Assessment) Directive 85/337/CEE Directive 85/337/CEE ACTIVITY: ACTIVITY: MINING MINING
  16. 16. IMAGE Date: 30th JUNE 2003 ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT: 5th JULY 2003 MINERAL EXTRACTION¿CUT-AND-FILL WITH SIMULTANEOUS RESTORATION?
  17. 17. 2 0 0 8 FAPACSA REPORTS THESE FACTS TO THE EUROPEAN COMISSION BUT WITH NO RESULT
  18. 18. FOR YEARS, THE LAGOON WAS USED AS A CLANDESTINE RUBBISH DUMP, WHICH INCREASED THE RISK OF GROUNDWATER POLLUTION
  19. 19. ALBERO DE LA BAHÍA TRIED TO LEGALISE THIS SITUATION BY WRITING OUT A PRE-PROJECT TO LOCATE A RUBBISH DUMP IN THE AREA JANUARY 2011 2
  20. 20. MARCH 2011 THE EUROPEAN COMISSION DID NOT ANSWER OUR QUESTION
  21. 21. WHAT ARE THE GOALS OF SPANISH AUTHORITIES? TO FILL THE LAGOON TO BUILD A NEW RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT
  22. 22. TODAY THE URBANIZATION IS PARALYSED THANKS TO CITIZEN PRESSURE BUT THE AREA STILL LACKS OFICIAL PROTECTION
  23. 23. D RTE O REP 1. Ombudsman 2. Spanish Department for Environment 3. Municipality of Algeciras 4. Economy, Innovation and Science Andalusian Council 5. Environment Andalusian Council 6. Andalusian Water Agency - 7. ENVIRONMENTAL PROSECUTION SERVICE ALGECIRAS FILED AWAY
  24. 24. Oficial institutions pass the buck to one another. Also, they are constantly changing names, which definately confuses the citizens.
  25. 25. Europe Spain
  26. 26. 2013 ALBERO DE LA BAHIA (DEVELOPER) WANTS TO MODIFY THE RESTORATION PLAN IMPOSED BY AN ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT OF 2003, WHICH WAS NEVER CARRIED OUT AND WHICH EXPIRED IN 2010 ?????????????????
  27. 27. 2013 THE EUROPEAN COMISSION HAS DRAWN THE CONCLUSION THAT THERE IS NO BREACH OF THE PROJECT ¿WHY, THEN, AREN’T WE GIVEN THE REQUESTED INFORMATION ABOUT THE ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING PROGRAM? WE THINK IT IS BECAUSE IT DOESN’T EXIST BECAUSE THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMMENT WAS PASSED A POSTERIORI, WHEN THE EXTRACTION HAD ALREADY STARTED AND THE LAGOON HAD ALREADY APPEARED…
  28. 28. This is the policy… Developer Citizens Environment
  29. 29. THERE ARE NO SAFETY MEASURES
  30. 30. THERE NEVER WAS SUCH A THING AS AN AIR QUALITY CONTROL SYSTEM:
  31. 31. 2013 DUMPING WAS NEVER CONTROLLED
  32. 32. HUNDREDS OF NATIVE TREES WERE CUT DOWN AND NOT EVEN ONE WAS PLANTED
  33. 33. “WATER IS LIFE”? YES, BUT NOT IN THE STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR
  34. 34. SINCE 1988 ¡Be careful! Irresponsible people working
  35. 35. THE EUROPEAN COMISSION OMITS OUR COMPLAINT ABOUT THE INFRACTION OF AARHUS CONVENTION, DIRECTIVE 2000/60/CE AND DIRECTIVE 2004/35/CE. THE COMISSION ONLY MENTIONS DIRECTIVE 92/43/CEE, WHICH IS ALSO BEING VIOLATED AS THE MINING AREAS ARE ADJACENT TO NATURA 2000 SITES. LAGOON
  36. 36. . Water is a human right THE STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR IS ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT BIRD MIGRATION CORRIDORS IN THE WORLD. BIRDS, LIKE US, NEED WATER -NOT CONCRETE - TO SURVIVE. WE INVITE ALL EURODEPUTIES AND MEMBERS OF THE EUROPEAN COMISSION TO VISITE THE STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR TO CHECK BY THEMSELVES THE PROBLEMS THAT ARE AFFECTING BOTH CITIZENS AND THE ENVIRONMENT IN SUCH A GLOBAL WAY.
  37. 37. SOS Coastal Wetlands in the area of the Strait of Gibraltar

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