Worsening soil erosion threatens agriculture as Malta loses more rubble walls
61 square kilometres - 19.3% of the total national land area - are at risk of moderate to severe soil erosion
Bus fleet change improved air quality, State Of The Environment report shows
The State of the Environment Report attributes a significant reduction in fine particulate matter in Msida between 2011 and 2012 to the introduction of a new bus fleet
Gozo tunnel must be submitted to SEA impact study, NGOs warn

‘Discussion on Gozo tunnel has not even begun’, NGO coalition says,...

‘Discussion on Gozo tunnel has not even begun’,...

Environment authority in fight against alien species

Thousands of Maltese trees have been planted and the reintroduction of...

Thousands of Maltese trees have been planted and the...

Water taken from Maltese boreholes is up by 24%, and nobody is even paying for it

Over 230 million litres of water extracted annually by just four boreholes

Over 230 million litres of water extracted annually by just...

Drones will map out 2,500 kilometres of Malta’s roads for new database

Infrastructure Malta using drones for nationwide road survey

Infrastructure Malta using drones for nationwide road survey

Land reclamation: Gated communities with their backs turned on our horizon?

Malta’s environment minister is probably in favour of a very expensive project for land reclamation. But four questions remain unanswered

Malta’s environment minister is probably in favour of...

Environmental NGO in bid to stop 'ruinous' Dwejra boathouse development

Flimkien għal Ambjent Aħjar appealed the approved development, saying it would threaten the unspoiled area by allowing commercial activity within it

Flimkien għal Ambjent Aħjar appealed the approved...

[WATCH] Major maintenance works to begin at picturesque Ghar Lapsi bay

Ghar Lapsi works will include new ladders, benches and railings, repaved roads, and free WiFi

Ghar Lapsi works will include new ladders, benches and...

Tunnel connecting proposed hotel to Kalanka bay could undermine cliff stability

An environmental impact assessment has proposed ommitting a tunnel from plans to connect a proposed hotel at Kalanka to the beach

An environmental impact assessment has proposed ommitting...

Sea slime sightings ‘linked to natural phenomena, not fish farms’

The re-appearance of sea slime across the Maltese coast had sparked fears of a...

The re-appearance of sea slime across the Maltese coast had...

Sun shines in May as average air, sea temperatures rise by a degree Celsius

The month of May was much drier than expected at this time of year

The month of May was much drier than expected at this time...

Authorities ‘failed’ to request relevant studies before approving tuna cages relocation

The chosen location is within two designated marine Natura 2000 sites which qualify as both a marine Special Protection Area for seabirds under the European...

The chosen location is within two designated marine Natura...

PA grants temporary permit for Comino fish farm relocation

The Planning Authority has granted the Comino tuna fish farm a temporary...

The Planning Authority has granted the Comino tuna fish...

On World Environment Day, BirdLife Malta calls for an environmentally-conscious government

NGO says Environment Day should make us reflect on how our activity effects biodiversity’s wellbeing

NGO says Environment Day should make us reflect on how our...

As trump mulls leaving Paris climate deal, China and EU discuss alliance

Beijing and Brussels plan to set up new alliance to reduce global carbon emissions • EU climate commissioner: ‘Now is the time to further strengthen...

Beijing and Brussels plan to set up new alliance to reduce...

Fish farms meet deadline to relocate offshore

Environment minister Jose Herrera says deal will mean that fish farm slime will...

Environment minister Jose Herrera says deal will mean that...

Bahrija landowners eyeing ODZ mega-project

The owner of a large tract of Bahrija land outside development zones is eyeing...

The owner of a large tract of Bahrija land outside...

Delimara chimney set for demolition this summer

Enemalta is set to start  the dismantling process of the Delimara 1...

Enemalta is set to start  the dismantling process of...

[WATCH] Election Chat • Environment on the backburner?

With marine biologist and researcher Alan Deidun, Election Chat discusses the...

With marine biologist and researcher Alan Deidun, Election...