The Spanish government dealt out a rebuke to Iberdrola SA after the utility’s hydropower activities caused water levels at a reservoir in the west of the country to drop dramatically, sparking outrage from nearby communities. The Ricobayo reservoir, in the western province of Zamora, is about 11% full after the Bilbao-based utility drained 1,000 hectometers in about five months, according to gov
While the above article deals with Northern Spain, it highlights a problem with water misuse and corruption.
This DW documentary shows what's happening in the "protected" Doñana National Park, some of which is in the Campo.
Illegal wells are being drilled in Doñana National Park