Over 800kg of discarded appliances, other refuse, collected from Wied Qirda
Newly launched agency Ambjent Malta carried out valley clean-up following media reports of fresh dumping
EIA for Gozo tunnel must include feasibility study, Alternattiva Demokratika says
AD has demanded a detailed analysis on the impact of the Malta-Gozo tunnel on the water resources along the whole route of the tunnel
Hunting lobby has lost control over its members, BirdLife says

Environmental NGO in strong reaction to shooting of another three White Storks,...

Environmental NGO in strong reaction to shooting of another...

Meet the new farmer: confident, entrepreneurial and proud

Jeannette Borg's vision of agribusiness as a creative enterprise offers a...

Jeannette Borg's vision of agribusiness as a creative...

Gozo tunnel may increase pressure for land reclamation

With 1 million tonnes of waste generated from the Gozo tunnel, land reclamation...

With 1 million tonnes of waste generated from the Gozo...

[WATCH] Smelly, maggot-infested liquid pollutes Kalkara rocks and sea

Footage sent in by a Kalkara resident shows black liquid being discharged at...

Footage sent in by a Kalkara resident shows black liquid...

[WATCH] ‘Each year I see the lampuka catch decline. Only the price of fish keeps us going’

Lampuka season, ahoy! Fishermen gear up for weeks of hard work to reel in one of Malta’s favourite fishes

Lampuka season, ahoy! Fishermen gear up for weeks of...

Brine and trucks: Qala’s concerns on reactivation of Hondoq desalination plant

The Qala Council is calling for more comprehensive studies to ensure the protection of the sea grasses, which keep the ecology of the beach in balance

The Qala Council is calling for more comprehensive studies...

Stop feeding tuna before they are full, EIA on Malta ranch suggests

The EIA warns of a series of negative environmental impacts as a result of...

The EIA warns of a series of negative environmental impacts...

Lidl Malta to replace disposable plastic items with sustainable alternatives by 2019

The company will be replacing plastic plates, glasses and cutlery with alternatives made from recyclable material 

The company will be replacing plastic plates, glasses and...

More protected trees, woodland areas and higher infringement fines with new law

New trees and woodlands law introduces revised penalty system, protects more species and tree areas • Environment Minister says record number of...

New trees and woodlands law introduces revised penalty...

Life of quarries near Megalithic temples ‘extended’ with mobile crusher

Mobile crusher will compact construction waste and prolong eyesore’s lifespan

Mobile crusher will compact construction waste and prolong...

Heritage in a pool: The story told by the Sliema baths

Although less visually spectacular, these baths too have a story to tell....

Although less visually spectacular, these baths...

Even in Malta, the fight against mass tourism starts gathering steam

Network of activists from Malta and southern European cities in effort to curb...

Network of activists from Malta and southern European...

Malta’s ‘smart’ rubbish bins will alert waste collectors when they are overflowing

No more overflowing garbage as 800 iBiNs get ready to be rolled out

No more overflowing garbage as 800 iBiNs get ready to be...

Massive wave deflector required for Ghadira beach extension

In an attempt to fast-track the project, Projects Malta initially wanted to...

In an attempt to fast-track the project, Projects Malta...

[WATCH] Removal of 130 truckloads of construction waste from Majjistral park underway

Environment minister Jose Herrera said the government would no longer tolerate the illegal dumping of waste and would prosecute those who continued to do so

Environment minister Jose Herrera said the government would...

Bowsers taking as much as 276 million bottles of water from groundwater

In 2017, bowers extracted 552,000 cubic metres of water - 25% of all groundwater extraction metered in 2017, and 85% of all water extracted from...

In 2017, bowers extracted 552,000 cubic metres of water...

It’s time for concrete actions to safeguard natural environment, Birdlife says

The eNGO urged the government to give importance to the environment and to put its verbal commitments into real actions

The eNGO urged the government to give importance to the...

Plastic waste generated in Malta doubles within just one year

The total generation of plastic waste in 2016, excluding plastic disposed of...

The total generation of plastic waste in 2016, excluding...

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