Natural Park Cabo de Gata-Nijar was declared on January 27, 1988.
The technology of s. XIX and XX made possible new methods of extraction, manipulation and transport of minerals.
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As of year 1600, the habitat of the region was completely formed by the assaults of beréberes and pirates from the coast.
The capitulation of Granada in 1492 guaranteed to defeated the freedom of Muslim cult. Mudéjares (mudaijan; domesticated) they coexisted with the Christians from s. X
In 912, Emir Abderramán III raised the throne, to the Nasir “the Protector”, who will proclaim Caliph in the 929 and will reign until the 961.
From year 711 to 1492, Andalucia, will be an Arab society, with alternative phases of military and cultural dominion very differentiated.
The disembarkation of Rome in Ampurias (Gerona), in the 218 B. C., would suppose the end of the Carthaginian world, taking to the Mediterranean to a common destiny: the Roman unification.
Between the 535-264 B. C. Southeastern of Iberia was under the Punic hegemony and the one of his famous generals Almílcar, Asdrúbal and Aníbal.
(Español) Durante el siglo VI a. d. C., la capital fenicia se traslada de Tiro a Cartago (Túnez); nace el período Púnico o Cartaginés y se inician los primeros intercambios comerciales con Grecia.
Cabo de Gata, to which the Phoenicians called Charidemo Promontory (Promontory of the Agatas), was crossing site towards Tartesos in its route of commerce.
(Español) En el Barranquete se halla la necrópolis más importante de la comarca con once enterramientos en Tholos excavados, datados en el año 2330 a. d. C.
Without drastic rupture, although with remarkable city-planning evolution, the culture of the Argar appears, to replace the one of the Millares.
The oldest human reference of the region has been in los Escullos, where rests of stature in stone have been overcoming us to the Mesolític period
Cabo de Gata is simultaneously cradle of civilizations and via of passage of multiple cultures