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
Drones will map out 2,500 kilometres of Malta’s roads for new database
Infrastructure Malta using drones for nationwide road survey
Smart bin revolution led to people doubling the amount of plastic they trash

In just five months, the equivalent of 3.1 million plastic bottles was collected in 40 villages

In just five months, the equivalent of 3.1 million plastic...

Two out of every three Maltese believe roads and big projects are a threat to the environment

Infrastructural work poses increased threat to environment, EU survey shows

Infrastructural work poses increased threat to environment,...

Heritage watchdog ‘surprised’ fuel stations still considered despite policy review

The Superintendence for Cultural Heritage expressed 'apprehension' at such a development, insisting that the planning, management and protection of...

The Superintendence for Cultural Heritage expressed...

Get caught drinking from the tap: why better taste is the next step in Malta’s water revolution

Malta’s tap water often gets a bad rep for its quality of taste. But a project to improve its taste is behind a drive to make consumers choose this...

Malta’s tap water often gets a bad rep for its...

‘Less poop, more trees’ – children turn walking into an urban exploration

The Birkirkara school children taking part in the ongoing ‘Nimxu Mixja’ project have taken a definitive stand in favour of a better urban...

The Birkirkara school children taking part in the ongoing...

Hunting made possible in nine out of twelve months, Birdlife says

With new amendments extending the wild rabbit hunting season, Birdlife said...

With new amendments extending the wild rabbit hunting...

Updated | Fish farms reject PL claims extra costs behind refusal to relocate offshore

Deborah Schembri insists fish farm operators already have a permit to shift their operations further offshore, but fish farm federation says permit actually...

Deborah Schembri insists fish farm operators already have a...

[WATCH] Common Kestrels released after weeks of rehabilitation

At least two successful breeding attempts by kestrels in the Maltese Islands...

At least two successful breeding attempts by kestrels in...

Planning Authority grants permit for Naxxar parish church restoration

The works will be carried out in accordance with an approved restoration method...

The works will be carried out in accordance with an...

Updated | Planning Authority suspends decision on revoking fish farm permits, Joseph Muscat ‘disappointed’

Planning Authority gives four fish farm operators two weeks to reach agreement with authorities on how to address illegalities and relocate operations offshore...

Planning Authority gives four fish farm operators two weeks...

Green NGO urges public to help fund its appeal against high-rise projects

Din l-Art Helwa launches 'Stop the Greed' campaign to fund appeal against skyscrapers that have been approved in Sliema and Mriehel 

Din l-Art Helwa launches 'Stop the Greed' campaign...

Not all doom and gloom… or slime | José Herrera

Between fish farm slime and rampant overdevelopment, the environment seems to...

Between fish farm slime and rampant overdevelopment, the...

[WATCH] Operators need a year to relocate fish farms • Slime blamed on ‘greasier’ fish for feed

Fish for feed purchased from Hungary contained more oil than usual catching operators by surprise, the Federation of Maltese Aquaculture Producers says

Fish for feed purchased from Hungary contained more oil...

Montebello brothers appeal Planning Authority order to dismantle derelict Jerma Palace hotel

JPM Bros. file appeal to contest Planning Authority’s enforcement order to dismantle derelict Jerma Palace hotel at Marsascala

JPM Bros. file appeal to contest Planning Authority’s...

NGOs file judicial protest to stop ‘opaque and unfair’ planning amnesty

“It is a clear attempt to ensure this ‘regularisation’ is as opaque as possible and takes place without the public’s scrutiny, as...

“It is a clear attempt to ensure this...

Operator at Munxar fish farm operating 14 extra cages with permit covering five

An onsite inspection revealed that the operator had 15 cages for sea bream and four cages for tuna, when his permit allowed two sea bream cages and three tuna...

An onsite inspection revealed that the operator had 15...

Concerned residents condemn illegal dumping in St. Thomas Bay

Concerned residents are beginning to take action against people using various...

Concerned residents are beginning to take action against...

Private vehicles allowed unlimited entry into civic amenity sites

Civic amenity site reform introduced to instil discipline in waste management

Civic amenity site reform introduced to instil discipline...