Number of illegal dumpsites on the rise, harsher penalties proving ineffective
A number of localities across Malta report an increase in illegal dumpsites, even in areas that are habitually clean
[WATCH] Central Link project goes against government's own transport master plan, AD says
Large-scale roads project in central Malta won’t solve traffic problem, Alternattiva Demokratika chairman Carmel Cacopardo emphasised
Fuel pumps, wider roads, underwater tunnels and artificial islands: dissecting the greenwash assault

MaltaToday has a go at the tiresome excuses of Labour ministers over their desultory record on the environment, and how government and big business offer...

MaltaToday has a go at the tiresome excuses of Labour...

Climate change will aggravate water scarcity for Maltese agriculture

Malta’s projected temperature and rainfall is expected to change by the...

Malta’s projected temperature and rainfall is...

NGOs file judicial protest calling for immediate publication of Gozo tunnel studies

‘This game of hide and seek and of withholding of essential information must stop’

‘This game of hide and seek and of withholding of...

[WATCH] Wied il-Ghasel to undergo €2.2 million rehabilitation

Ambjent Malta, in collaboration with Infrastructure Malta, will be...

Ambjent Malta, in collaboration with Infrastructure Malta,...

Graffitti convinced pressure on PA ‘is working’, leaves campsite outside regulator's driveway

The NGO, which had been occupying the Planning Authority’s driveway with tents, is currently cleaning its campsite, convinced its action has had an effect

The NGO, which had been occupying the Planning...

[WATCH] A Lenten reflection: can you take the fight against climate change to the soul?

Can the Lenten season be an opportunity for Christians to consider the effects of meat production on greenhouse gas emissions and global food waste?

Can the Lenten season be an opportunity for Christians to...

Parliamentary scrutiny of proposed chairpersons ‘would represent a change in status quo’

Parliamentary committee approving the clauses of the Environment Protection Act debates once again how the executive chairperson should be appointed

Parliamentary committee approving the clauses of the...

[WATCH] Environmentalist links climate change to world conflicts

Friends of the Earth Director, Martin Galea de Giovanni claims that climate...

Friends of the Earth Director, Martin Galea de Giovanni...

HSBC Water Programme to save half a million water bottles a year

New initiative by HSBC to replace scholl children's disposable water...

New initiative by HSBC to replace scholl children's...

GreenPak recycling campaign to benefit Nature Trust Wildlife Rescue Unit

The clothes recycling campaign has become a regular event in GreenPak’s calendar, providing the community with an environmentally sustainable way of...

The clothes recycling campaign has become a regular event...

Environment taxes make up 6.3% of global EU taxes

6.3% of tax revenues came from environmental taxes in the EU in 2013, energy...

6.3% of tax revenues came from environmental taxes in the...

Green NGOs appeal for bee decline to be tackled at CHOGM

Friends of the Earth Malta, UK urge Commonwealth leaders to tackle decline...

Friends of the Earth Malta, UK urge Commonwealth...

Mercury in Malta’s seas exceeds EU parameters

When ingested in seafood in large quantities, mercury can pose a threat to...

When ingested in seafood in large quantities, mercury can...

Maltese waters may earn 'marine special protection areas' status

The newly identified Important Bird Area (IBA) sites in Maltese waters are now...

The newly identified Important Bird Area (IBA) sites in...

Malta’s ‘underwater Maghtab’. . . chemical impact unknown

No studies have so far been conducted on the chemical and physical impact of...

No studies have so far been conducted on the chemical and...

Whale spotted off Gnejna coast

Several whale and dolphin species inhabit the Mediterranean but the larger cetaceans are rarely seen around Malta

Several whale and dolphin species inhabit the Mediterranean...

Majority against any development on Natura 2000 sites

The Europe-wide survey on biodiversity, conducted by Eurobarometer, shows that...

The Europe-wide survey on biodiversity, conducted by...

St Monica students tap into water conservation efforts of HSBC Water Programme

The EkoSkola students have worked to create awareness about water conservation and have participated in various campaign activities

The EkoSkola students have worked to create awareness...