Latest Corsica Stories

2013-02-11 23:05:00

Jean Moss, owner of Olde Ipswich Tours, has been running small group tours throughout Europe for eighteen years.

2012-06-14 23:00:03

In one of the most adventurous races in the history of the Giraglia Rolex Cup, Esimit Europa 2 smashed the existing record by 3 hours and 6 minutes.

2010-06-19 02:00:00

SAN REMO, Italy, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Esimit Europa 2 (www.esimit.com) has taken line honours in the Giraglia Race after it majestically crossed the finish line in San Remo at 11:05 in the morning.

2008-09-15 18:00:18

By FRANK DIGIALLEONARDO Two years ago, the Our Bay section in The Capital featured the Corsica River and posed the question: "Can This River be Saved?" While a science-based answer will take more time to formulate, the people living here believe more than ever that it can be done.

2005-09-28 09:16:35

BASTIA, France (Reuters) - French soldiers stormed a car ferry in the Mediterranean Sea on Wednesday to recapture it from about 50 striking workers who had seized the vessel in protest at plans to privatize their ferry company.

Latest Corsica Reference Libraries

Corsican Brook Salamander, Euproctus montanus
2013-10-07 12:28:35

The Corsican Brook Salamander (Euproctus montanus), known also as the Corsican Mountain Newt, is a species of salamander belonging to the Salamandridae family. It is native to Corsica, an island in the Mediterranean Sea. It is found mostly in rocky streams, springs, and rivers in forest and maquis and altitudes of over 600 meters. It is smaller than other closely related species, such as the Sardinian Brook Salamander (Euproctus platycephalus) and can reach a length of about 5 inches,...

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