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
[WATCH] Plastic fruit and veg packaging can’t be reduced till contract expires, Herrera tells students

The Environment Minister told students during a Q&A that government would be looking to find a new way of packaging fruit and veg in school once the...

The Environment Minister told students during a Q&A...

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...

An essential companion on your walks to the country

MARK BORG takes Edwin Lanfranco and Guido Bonett’s Wild Flowers of the...

MARK BORG takes Edwin Lanfranco and Guido Bonett’s...

Victor Axiak appointed chairman of environment authority

Former chairman of Church's environment commission to head new ERA

Former chairman of Church's environment commission to...

Yale-based study ranks Malta 'ninth greenest country'

Environmental Performance Index by Yale and Columbia universities and the World...

Environmental Performance Index by Yale and Columbia...

Record number of wagtails roost in Valletta this season

BirdLife Malta collaborates with Local Council of Valletta for bird-friendly...

BirdLife Malta collaborates with Local Council of Valletta...

If Marsaskala is a non-starter, where is MEPA's voice on Ta' Cenc?

There has been no “official reply” from the planning...

There has been no “official reply” from the...

BirdLife says Galdes’s position ‘untenable’ after endorsing taxidermy event

BirdLife Malta deplores parliamentary secretary responsible for animal rights Roderick Galdes after being pictured launching taxidermy event together with two...

BirdLife Malta deplores parliamentary secretary responsible...

Marsaskala agri-tourism proposal stokes environmentalists’ fears

‘The proposal to build a campus at Zonqor would already deprive the area...

‘The proposal to build a campus at Zonqor would...

80,000 square metre agri-tourism village proposed off Marsaskala

Agri-tourism guesthouses, conference centre and swimming pool proposed for...

Agri-tourism guesthouses, conference centre and swimming...

Police deny claims it refused to investigate illegal trapping

Police dismiss CABS claims of ‘anarchy’ of illegalities at night in...

Police dismiss CABS claims of ‘anarchy’ of...

PN urged to lay out environmental vision and commitments

President of the PN’s general convention questions whether...

President of the PN’s general convention questions...

FAA welcomes cancellation of Mistra high-rise towers

e-NGO Flimkien għal Ambjent Aħjar has welcomed news that the proposed...

e-NGO Flimkien għal Ambjent Aħjar has welcomed news that...

Where have the cold and rain gone?

Enjoying January’s warmth and drought? MARTINA BORG spoke to farmers and biologists to find out how uncharacteristically warm winters are wreaking their...

Enjoying January’s warmth and drought? MARTINA BORG...