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...
PA starts reform of controversial rural policy

Planning Authority commences review of rural policy which controversially paved...

Planning Authority commences review of rural policy which...

Extinction Rebellion Malta calls on parliament to unanimously declare climate change emergency

The eNGO said that future generations being born in Malta today, will face the consequences of a failure to act if no action is taken

The eNGO said that future generations being born in Malta...

Some carrots, but no sticks: Budget 2020 on climate and the environment

Cut-off date for fossil fuel engines and 2050 deadline for carbon-neutral Malta, but can businesses get their act in order without being pushed?

Cut-off date for fossil fuel engines and 2050 deadline for...

450 reverse vending machines to be in place by end of 2020

Beverage container refund scheme for plastics, metal and glass beverages...

Beverage container refund scheme for plastics, metal...

Gozo tremor recorded at magnitude 3.7

Slight tremor felt in Gozo late on Tuesday evening

Slight tremor felt in Gozo late on Tuesday evening

Greta Thunberg leads 500,000 strong climate rally in Canada as demonstrations go global

Moscow, Berlin, The Hague, Turin, Lausanne, Stockholm and Tel Aviv all saw protests calling for action on climate change.

Moscow, Berlin, The Hague, Turin, Lausanne, Stockholm and...

Looking back at 2015: The year of the green awakening

A cold shower to activists, but the ability of civil society to set in motion a...

A cold shower to activists, but the ability of civil...

In 2015, a Pyrrhic victory for hunters sent warning signs to the political establishment

The hunting lobby won the referendum but the season was subsequently stopped three days early after a kestrel was shot in the yard of a private school. 2,000...

The hunting lobby won the referendum but the season was...

BirdLife insists new legal amendments will weaken hunting regulations

BirdLife Malta says that the government’s statement claiming that the...

BirdLife Malta says that the government’s statement...

Updated | WBRU denies reduction of penalties for illegal possession of protected birds

BirdLife Malta condemns proposed legal changes that would subject people in possession of protected birds to lower fines and legalise possession of protected...

BirdLife Malta condemns proposed legal changes that would...

How bird-ringing maps the travels of winged creatures

BirdLife Malta ringing scheme ends its 50th anniversary with a first ringing...

BirdLife Malta ringing scheme ends its 50th anniversary...

KSU slams ‘non-transparent’ Sadeen deal

Student body says transfer of ODZ land to Jordanian construction company is...

Student body says transfer of ODZ land to Jordanian...

Irregularities in Zonqor project entrenched mistrust in government - FAA

After Parliament's decision regarding Zonqor point, Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar said that the public has been deprived of its land

After Parliament's decision regarding Zonqor...

Front Harsien ODZ: government failed environmental and governance tests

Government's gift to Sadeen approved through terrible governance, Front Harsien ODZ says

Government's gift to Sadeen approved through terrible...

Birdlife launches book on history of ornithology in Malta

New publication reveals the rich history of bird study in the Maltese Islands

New publication reveals the rich history of bird study in...

Paris Summit will make poor countries pay for crisis they did not cause – Friends of the Earth

Friends of the Earth say that the Paris Agreement falls short of adequate plans

Friends of the Earth say that the Paris Agreement falls...

Brincat says ‘historic’ climate change deal presents real chance to curb emissions

Environment minister Leo Brincat praises Malta’s important role in historic Paris pact but says limiting global warming to 1.5C above pre-industrial...

Environment minister Leo Brincat praises Malta’s...

EU hails climate change deal but up to governments to stick to pledges

Governments will limit warming to 1.5ºC above pre-industrial levels but this is way below the 2C that nearly 200 countries agreed as a limit six years ago...

Governments will limit warming to 1.5ºC above...