Gozo tunnel must be submitted to SEA impact study, NGOs warn
‘Discussion on Gozo tunnel has not even begun’, NGO coalition says, calling for Strategic Environment Assessment on €300 million project that will devastate...
Environment authority in fight against alien species
Thousands of Maltese trees have been planted and the reintroduction of previously eradicated trees has been initiated as part of the Environment and Resources Authority's...
Underwater trap among illegal trapping sites reported to police

The Committee Against Bird Slaughter said it had discovered eight illegal sites...

The Committee Against Bird Slaughter said it had discovered...

Warning in a circled hour-glass: a new Maltese generation demands action on climate change

The extinction symbol – a circled hour-glass – is fast becoming the brand for a global rebellion triggered by the threat of mass extinction....

The extinction symbol – a circled hour-glass –...

The air that we breathe

Sometimes we do not realise just how disturbing and stressful it is to see rows of cranes, ravenous bulldozers crushing their way through neighbourhoods and...

Sometimes we do not realise just how disturbing and...

‘Enough is enough’: Graffitti makes call for national protest for the environment

Call to arms for residents associations, NGOs, farmers and workers to join 7 September demonstration in Valletta to present list of demands on state of...

Call to arms for residents associations, NGOs, farmers and...

7,000 enforcements and counting…

Six main take-aways from the Planning Authority’s latest annual report

Six main take-aways from the Planning Authority’s...

NGOs file court appeal to stop Dwejra restaurant development

€3,000 were donated by the general public, helping BirdLife and other NGOs...

€3,000 were donated by the general public, helping...

Updated| Birdlife gives cautious welcome to hunting lobby's proposed spring hunting moratorium

Hunting lobby asks government to apply a moratorium on spring hunting,pre-empting infringment proceedings by the European Commission, but...

Hunting lobby asks government to apply a moratorium on...

[WATCH] Planning Authority to fine itself €500 a day for permit delays

The Planning Authority will be fining itself €500 every day if permits for major projects are not issued within 100 days

The Planning Authority will be fining itself €500...

Siggiewi quarry to be restored for agricultural purposes

Old quarry in Ta’ Sgamardi area to be filled with inert waste material...

Old quarry in Ta’ Sgamardi area to be filled with...

From livestock farms to villas, permits issued despite objections

Since 2013 the Planning Authority has approved the conversion of seven...

Since 2013 the Planning Authority has approved the...

Warmer and drier weather in April

During the second week of April, the islands experienced a warm spell caused by high pressure coming from over the Sahara desert. This warm spell peaked on the...

During the second week of April, the islands experienced a...

Green NGOs call for impact assessment on Enmed Fuel Depot

BirdLife Malta, Din l-Art Ħelwa and Nature Trust (Malta) call for a...

BirdLife Malta, Din l-Art Ħelwa and Nature Trust (Malta)...

Chemical deterioration of Sliema to Mellieha coastline

Mercury levels found three times higher than allowed by EU directives

Mercury levels found three times higher than allowed by EU...

Local opposition sinks Wied Ghomor project

Application for development of old people's home in a quarry in Wied Ghomor...

Application for development of old people's home in a...

Agricultural borehole is sucking up as much as 34 million bottles of water every year

Ground water accounts for 86% of the water consumed by the agricultural sector

Ground water accounts for 86% of the water consumed by the...

[WATCH] Refuse San Gwann quarry development for old people’s home, Front says

Front Harsien ODZ makes last-ditch appeal against old people's home proposed in Swieqi-San Gwann valley 

Front Harsien ODZ makes last-ditch appeal against old...

20 masts in ODZ area to be pulled down

Twenty dilapidated masts will be dismantled following planning permission by the Planning Authority

Twenty dilapidated masts will be dismantled following...

Malta registered 27% decrease in carbon emissions in 2015

Malta best performer in year that CO2 emissions in the EU slightly increased...

Malta best performer in year that CO2 emissions in the EU...