Metered groundwater abstraction increases by 52% in just one year
While abstraction from 244 commercial boreholes has increased by 58%, abstraction from 2,875 agricultural boreholes has increased by 46%
NGOs condemn PA’s ‘COVID-19 crisis’ extension of development permits for construction industry
10 environmental NGOs condemned the decision to extend development permits valid until 2022 for another three years
NGOs must take Miżieb woodland challenge to another court, magistrate says

Environmental NGOs fighting Lands decision to give hunters l-Aħrax and Miżieb woodlands encounter first stumbling block

Environmental NGOs fighting Lands decision to give hunters...

Tal-Wej landowners object to Natura 2000 zoning

Three landowners are contesting a decision by the Environment and Resources...

Three landowners are contesting a decision by the...

‘Pay-as-you-throw': businesses will pick up tab for waste collection under new rules

Waste-collection bag prices will increase to reflect cost of trash collection, but households will get free bags

Waste-collection bag prices will increase to reflect cost...

Rangers to monitor Maltese countryside for illegal activities and vandalism

Pilot project of three environmental rangers will grow to 13 in 2021

Pilot project of three environmental rangers will grow to...

Hope for Malta farmers over €3m fund in EU Council

Malta’s farming authorities say they have secured a derogation at EU...

Malta’s farming authorities say they have secured a...

First trees planted in former Wied Fulija landfill

Former landfill at Wied Fulija will include nesting site for Yelkouan...

Former landfill at Wied Fulija will include nesting site...

Environmental Health Directorate reopens dog friendly beach

Following the completion of necessary works and repeated sampling of the...

Following the completion of necessary works and repeated...

Front Harsien calls for amendments to Hondoq local plan

To safeguard Hondoq ir-Rummien, Front Harsien ODZ calls for changes to the...

To safeguard Hondoq ir-Rummien, Front Harsien ODZ calls for...

New records for breeding birds at BirdLife Malta nature reserves

Young Black-winged Stilts which hatched in 2013 have returned to Għadira...

Young Black-winged Stilts which hatched in 2013 have...

University research discovers new alien species in Maltese waters

Research finds lowfin chub and the poisonous lionfish species, adding to the...

Research finds lowfin chub and the poisonous lionfish...

Green NGOs say Mriehel included in high-rise policy ‘by stealth’

E-NGOs Din l-Art Helwa, Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar and Friends of the Earth...

E-NGOs Din l-Art Helwa, Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar and...

Fireworks factory to be developed in pristine Gharb valley

Four days after turning down Hondoq ir-Rummien development, the Planning...

Four days after turning down Hondoq ir-Rummien development,...

Two rare breed chicks reared successfully by BirdLife Malta

Both birds are the first candidates of a translocation experiment on Yelkouan...

Both birds are the first candidates of a translocation...

[WATCH] NGO proposes seven sites for protection under Public Domain Act

Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar says crucial for heritage sites and towns to be protected becuase of historic identity and touristic value

Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar says crucial for heritage...

BirdLife, multiple government agencies strived to save griffon vulture’s life

Hunters blame BirdLife Malta for griffon vulture’s death

Hunters blame BirdLife Malta for griffon vulture’s...

250,000 bees killed in Gozo arson attack

The arson attack saw the destruction of 220 beehives killing 250,000 bees

The arson attack saw the destruction of 220 beehives...

Ringed flamingo sighted at Salini

Ringed flamingo lands at Salini birdpark

Ringed flamingo lands at Salini birdpark

Din L-Art Helwa supports PN’s ODZ proposal

NGO backs PN proposal for two-thirds House majority for ODZ development...

NGO backs PN proposal for two-thirds House majority for ODZ...