Emergency works at Ghajn Tuffieha beach to clear plastic debris
Plastic debris washed up at Għajn Tuffieħa beach as ministry orders emergency clean-up
All current environmental problems relate to population increase in Malta
The State of the Environment Report 2018 shows significant improvement in land and marine biodiversities, air quality, and a decrease in environmental infringements but warns that...
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...

Decommissioning of Birzebbugia fuel tanks starts today

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said it was unacceptable for the country to still...

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said it was unacceptable for...

FAA calls on political parties to consider environment in electoral manifestos

The activist group said that the protection of the environment should be entrenched in the Constitution and citizens given the right to sue government when it...

The activist group said that the protection of the...

Malta registers largest drop in carbon emissions across EU

Malta registered a decrease of 18.2% in carbon dioxide emissions in 2016,...

Malta registered a decrease of 18.2% in carbon dioxide...

Swieqi lane resurfacing required no planning permission

Planning Authority rejects Swieqi council's criticism that it had failed to...

Planning Authority rejects Swieqi council's criticism...

Cruise liners: lucrative but poisoning business

Cruise ships often berthing in harbours in close proximity to dense urban areas...

Cruise ships often berthing in harbours in close proximity...

AD: No real need for commercial zone in Wied Incita

The green party said that it would make more sense for the applicant to first...

The green party said that it would make more sense for the...

Police officer accompanied poacher on illegal hunting trip

Several birds are still being shot at in the Maltese countryside although the...

Several birds are still being shot at in the Maltese...

[WATCH] Masked poachers caught red-handed, 20 to face charges

Poachers wearing masks 'like bank robbers' to avoid identification...

Poachers wearing masks 'like bank robbers' to avoid...

Studies still ongoing for relocation of tuna pens

‘There currently is no specific site for the North Aquaculture Zone’

‘There currently is no specific site for the North...

Agreement reached with seven quarry owners for dumping of construction waste

Seven quarry operators will be offered fiscal incentives in return for using the quarries for the dumping of construction waste

Seven quarry operators will be offered fiscal incentives in...

Students' report proposes controversial changes to environmental law

A proposal paper on the future of environmental law considers a number of bold...

A proposal paper on the future of environmental law...

Sant insists fishing data undermining traditional Maltese fishermen

In reply to Commission rebuttal, Labour MEP says large-scale fishermen have...

In reply to Commission rebuttal, Labour MEP says...