Alentejo

 

Laguna Santo André

THE REDUCTION OF THE REN NATIONAL ECOLOGICAL RESERVE IN THE ALENTEJO LITORAL THAT NO-ONE TALKS ABOUT

REN - the National Ecological Reserve of Portugal - is a biophysical structure that includes all the areas that, due to their ecological value and sensitivity or exposure and susceptibility to natural risks, are subject to special protection. In the past years, a drastic reduction of the protected areas has taken place in the coastal Alentejo (Alentejo Litoral) - by law and with the agreement of the local government.

CHAINING DOGS IS ILLEGAL IN PORTUGAL

It is against the Law in Portugal to keep Dogs chained permanently. Chaining dogs or keeping them in very small kennels all their life, as it is unfortunately still often seen in the rural areas of the Alen...