Latest News for: Europe coast


Rewilding project for half-a-million acres of Scottish Highlands launched

Belfast Telegraph 24 Sep 2021
The 30-year scheme by Highland charity Trees For Life, with funding from the Esmee Fairbairn Foundation, would create a vast nature recovery area – Affric Highlands – connecting Loch Ness to Scotland’s west coast ... The launch follows three years of consultation between Rewilding Europe, Trees For Life, and other local partners.

Amateur freedivers discover 53 perfectly-preserved Roman gold coins on the seabed off the coast of ...

The Daily Mail 23 Sep 2021
Amateur freedivers have found one of Europe's largest hoards of gold Roman coins while on holiday off the coast of Spain ... Amateur freedivers have found one of Europe's largest hoards of gold Roman coins while on holiday off the coast of Spain ... 'This is one of the largest sets of Roman gold coins found in Spain and Europe.

The future begins in Southwest Finland

Gulf News 23 Sep 2021
If you live in Dubai, you may have stepped on a little piece of Finland and not even realised it. “Some floating structures in Dubai were developed here in the Turku region,” explains Tero Piispanen, senior executive at Turku Science Park Ltd ... The Turku region is on the Finnish coast, almost in the heart of Northern Europe ... Innovative cleantech ... .

Ryder Cup course at Whistling Straits is a nod to Ballybunion and that west of Ireland feel could play into Europe’s hands

Belfast Telegraph 23 Sep 2021
Kohler and Dye took their inspiration from Ireland’s West Coast and it is said that Herb actually tried to buy Carne Golf Club on one of many ... For now, though, Europe’s best bet could be in our sense that the US happens to be hosting this Ryder Cup on the west coast of Ireland.

Rising commodity and transport costs; exotics and their health benefits

Fresh Plaza 23 Sep 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic and its quarantine measures definitely impacted the world's politics and economy ... Kiwi ... Papaya ... Ginger ... They are cultivated in Central and South Africa (Senegal, Ivory Coast, Egypt, South Africa, etc.), and in Europe in Spain's Malaga region." ... So, fruit and vegetable sales were particularly good at the coast," explains Vermeiren.

South African Airways is flying again after its government cut funding last year. Here's a ...

Business Insider 23 Sep 2021
New York Times The Boeing 747SP allowed for South African to go around the countries without having to stop for fuel on the way to Europe. Other aircraft frequently used Cape Verde as a refueling stop for flights to Europe, despite the archipelago's location off the coast of West Africa.

Snorkellers find hoard of Roman gold coins

The Times/The Sunday Times 22 Sep 2021
Snorkellers off the coast of Spain have discovered one of Europe’s greatest hoards of gold Roman coins, probably hidden from barbarian invaders about 1,500 years ago ... .

Our approach to Australian wine – and history – needs to change

New Statesman 22 Sep 2021
Then there is the prevalent notion that “old” vines must be in Europe – even though there are plantings of Grenache in South Australia’s McLaren Vale, another great coastal wine region, that are close to a century old ... If we approach the Pinot Coast determined to find it empty, then we will.

First appearances in Ryder Cups have been successful for First Coast, South Georgia residents

The Florida Times Union 22 Sep 2021
Harris English of St ... He's also the 11th player with First Coast or South Georgia ties to play in the biennial match-play event against Europe ... More ... Watch ... Amateurs, two U.S ... Europe.  ... Europe won in Paris 17.5-10.5 in 2018 ... holds an overall 26-14-2 lead but Europe leads 11-8-1 since 1979, when the competition was opened to continental Europe. .

Documentary on Santa Fe Trail will be televised on PBS on Sept. 24

Boonville Daily News 22 Sep 2021
The Road to Santa Fe” documentary will be shown on public television, which focuses on the history of the Santa Fe Trail. The story begins telling how William Becknell led the first successful trading expedition to Santa Fe. The premiere, which takes place at 8 p.m ... Synopsis ... Merchandise from Europe and the East Coast flowed through St.

Rory McIlroy has grown from a Ryder Cup pup to an alpha dog

Golf Week 22 Sep 2021
He learned over seven days that he is all things Team Europe and would do whatever the team needs ... Turns out he had confused time zones—he thought he was on east coast time while in reality he was in the land of the central time zone—and he accidentally jeopardized Europe’s chances to win the 4-pound, 17-inch tall, gold Ryder Cup.

RIT Press celebrating 20th anniversary

Monroe County Post 22 Sep 2021
RIT Press, part of RIT Libraries and a member of the American Association of University Presses, also increased distribution of its catalogue of more than 125 titles through sales representatives covering both coasts and the Midwest, as well as Europe and Asia ... RIT Press is a regular contender for national awards for content and design ... Facebook.

Ships rescue 190 Europe-bound migrants off Libya

Egypt Independent 21 Sep 2021
ABOARD THE GEO BARENTS (AP) — Two vessels rescued around 190 Europe-bound migrants, including women and children, off the coast of Libya, charities operating the vessels said Monday ... More than 24,000 migrants have been intercepted and returned to Libya by the country’s coast guard so far this year, according to the U.N.

At least 335 irregular migrants held across Turkey

Anadolu Agency 21 Sep 2021
After receiving information that there was a group of irregular migrants in lifeboats off the coast of Cesme, Seferihisar and Dikili districts in Izmir province, Turkish Coast Guard units rescued a total of 137 irregular migrants who were pushed back into Turkish territorial waters by Greek authorities.

Wally the Walrus turns up 900km away in Iceland

RTE 21 Sep 2021
The Arctic walrus was first spotted in Ireland off the coast of Valentia Island in March, and has since travelled 4,000km along the coast of western Europe, being spotted in France, Spain and the UK ... Picture ... Wally's last known location was off the coast of west Cork, 900km from where he has recently been photographed.