A raging fire burned through the island's parkland, in the Tramuntana mountains, along the northern coastline.
01 August 2022
26 July 2013
Some 360 fire-fighters and 26 water-carrying aircraft combated the flames, the government said. The smoke plume from the fire can be seen moving first in a north-westerly direction and then spreading out over the Mediterranean Sea.
Catastrophic fires over Portugal and Spain
In the beginning of August 2003 Portugal was hit by the most devastating forest fire in a century.
Fires during heat wave in the Canary Islands
A faint plume of smoke can be seen south west of Gomera (third island from the West) — the result of a large fire.
Large fires in Marbella
On the afternoon of 30 August a fire started near Marbella in southern Spain, which lasted 30 hours, killing one person.