Derborence: from disaster zone to birders’ paradise

Day suddenly changed to deep night Disaster came twice: two landslides in 1714 and 1749 that crashed down into the Lizerne valley. Two years after an important earthquake which had weakened the mountain, rocks fell in the western region on 23 September 1714, causing the death of 15 people living there and 100 cattle as … Continue reading Derborence: from disaster zone to birders’ paradise