Written on Monday, 04 September 2023
Welcome to the Gibraltar Bird Report 2022.
Written on Friday, 04 August 2023
GONHS notes with distress another oil spill that is impacting our waters and shore. This comes off the back of the removal, finally, of the wreck of the OS35, another accident that resulted in environmental damage.
Written on Monday, 03 April 2023
Our botanical outing to the Upper Rock Nature Reserve was held on 25th March. This well-attended outing was led by Leslie Linares (plants), Albert Gonzalez and Michael Grech (lichens and fungi).
Written on Tuesday, 24 January 2023
The first GONHS outing of 2023 was held on Saturday the 21st January. Robert Perez led a sea-watch at Europa Point, from which attendees had an opportunity to see some of the seabirds that spend the winter in Gibraltar waters.
Written on Monday, 26 December 2022
Lifetime President of the Gibraltar Photographic Society, Arthur Harper LRPS, passed away peacefully on 26thDecember.
Written on Friday, 18 November 2022
Welcome to the Gibraltar Bird Report 2021.
Written on Friday, 02 September 2022
OS 35 Incident
The Bulk Carrier OS 35 was involved in a collision with the Adam LNG south of Europa Point on the evening of the 29th August. The OS 35 started to sink, and was directed by the Port Authorities to the East Side of the Rock, where it was decided to beach the vessel to prevent it sinking altogether.
Written on Monday, 22 August 2022
Birdlife Eurobirdwatch 22. 30th Anniversary
The Gibraltar Ornithological & Natural History Society will be celebrating the 22 edition of the Birdlife EuroBirdwatch on Saturday the 1st of October.