Government planted over 35,000 trees, shrubs in 2022
Malta is participating in the MapMyTree platform, on which all trees planted will be registered
Environmental groups want public to object ‘Comino village’ development
As Hili Group plans to develop a 19-villa complex on Comino, environmental groups urge the public to object to the proposal
Malta-transit ships must switch to clean fuel by 2025

BirdLife Malta welcomes establishment of Sulphur Emission Control Area (SECA)...

BirdLife Malta welcomes establishment of Sulphur Emission...

Christmas in the Park: Celebrating Christmas sustainably at Salina National Park

During these festive days, until the 18th of December, families in Malta and Gozo are invited to visit and enjoy the Christmas Village for free at the...

During these festive days, until the 18th of December,...

Malta targeting reduction in car drivers to 41% of 1990 levels, by 2030

Target is part of an action plan in Malta's Sustainable Development Strategy through 2050

Target is part of an action plan in Malta's...

Controversial residential project in Qortin gets PA greenlight

The project was downsized after NGOs and residents opposed the original...

The project was downsized after NGOs and residents opposed...

NGOs sound alarm on ‘early Christmas gift’ regularisation of ODZ illegalities

NGOs issue urgent apeal on 14-day “public consultation sham” , requesting public’s objection to attempt to regularise illegal...

NGOs issue urgent apeal on 14-day “public...

After court defeat, hunters expect government to come through on Miżieb and l-Aħrax

Government statement insisting that countryside reserves have been managed by hunters since 1980s suggests Miżieb and l-Aħrax stewardship deal fight is not...

Government statement insisting that countryside reserves...

Give ERA power of veto on planning matters, says Church commission

“One should not be surprised that agricultural land is being lost and...

“One should not be surprised that agricultural land...

The importance of organic fertilisers in an ever-changing circular economy | Henning Lyngsø Foged

SYNECO will promote the process to switch to a more effective use of livestock manure as crop fertiliser and reduce chemical fertiliser imports

SYNECO will promote the process to switch to a more...

‘Clientelism led to climate emergency’: ADPD blasts government’s lack of good will on environment

The Greens say that laws are futile if they are not followed through by penalties and legal remedies

The Greens say that laws are futile if they are not...

Rural lands reform: light at the end of the tunnel for Maltese farmers

Farmers hope a new authority to manage agricultural land leased to them by private landowners, will secure the national food supply by protecting them from the...

Farmers hope a new authority to manage agricultural land...

The dirty holiday: Valletta cruise liners still depending on Heavy Fuel Oil

Cruise liners calling at Valletta’s Grand Harbour ranked for their environmental pollution, still not doing enough to lessen their environmental impact

Cruise liners calling at Valletta’s Grand Harbour...

Interesting, controversial and vague: how Malta plans to go green

From switched-off buildings to crowdfunded open spaces: James...

From switched-off buildings to crowdfunded open...

Clean air, quality neighbourhoods, flourishing seas amongst environmental goals for next 30 years

A public consultation on the National Strategy for the Environment until 2050 has been launched

A public consultation on the National Strategy for the...

‘Shameful’ Comino decision for Hili Group’s village, restaurant and retail outlet

Five NGOs to appeal ERA approval of extensive Comino Hotel village, restaurant and retail outlet

Five NGOs to appeal ERA approval of extensive Comino Hotel...

Over 200 daily tonnes of animal manure need collecting

Malta’s dairy and livestock farms are generating up to 200 metric tonnes...

Malta’s dairy and livestock farms are generating up...

People walking, cycling and taking public transport can come first | Suzanne Maas

Transport Minister Aaron Farrugia was quoted saying that 'efficiency for cars comes first' and that “there was nothing more they could do to...

Transport Minister Aaron Farrugia was quoted saying that...

In Europe, Maltese most likely to rate their rural landscapes negatively

Percentage of Maltese who rate rural landscape negatively is highest in the European Union

Percentage of Maltese who rate rural landscape negatively...

Olive farmer’s 50 years of work perish in flames in Swieqi grassfire

Joe Caruana lost around 250 olive trees in the 30 May grassfire in the Swieqi valley, costing him some €95,000

Joe Caruana lost around 250 olive trees in the 30 May...