Minorca is UNESCO Biosphere Reserve since 1993

Nearly half of its territory is under protection, nevertheless the challenges in a globalized world are many!


The GOB (Grup Balear de Ornitologia i Defensa de la Naturalesa), Balearic ecological association born in 1973, has its section in Minorca since 1977. With its more than 1’300 members it can be considered the most important of Minorca.

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Very young association, created by Carlos Salord Quetglas en 2017, alarmed by all the trash that reaches the sea, and the consequent state of the sea and the coast, with projects of littoral cleaning and environmental education.

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