Euro-MP for the Los Verdes-Ale group, Iñaki Irazabalbeitia, visited the infamous Cala Mosca this week, to inspect the area of undeveloped land with a view to representing the area in the European Parliament.
Irazabalbeitia said that he was unaware of the importance of the land, and the presence of a number of protected species of flora and fauna, to which he has suggested that the town hall act in order to raise funds for environmental development and care of the area, "Combining private and public interests", for an area that should be "left as an example of what was there before the urbanized coast for future generations".
Whilst in the area, the MEP also visited the illegal garbage dump at La Murada, denounced by the
The mayor of Orihuela, Monserrate Guillén, accompanied Irazabalbeitia during his stay in Orihuela and asked him to respond and support initiatives from the City Council put in place to protect the environment of Orihuela and the coast, which received a positive impression.
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