This is not an environmental policy. This is showboating
I like trees and all that, but the extension to the Ta’ Qali national park is like fixing a leaking submarine hull with a packet of chewing gum
Updated | Malta registers second-highest carbon emissions in EU in 2018
While the EU has registered an average decrease of 2.5% in CO2 emissions, Malta’s carbon emissions have increased by 6.7% in 2018
Public domain: disused Coast Road tract excluded despite environmentalists’ request

The decision to restrict public domain status at Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq has disappointed environmentalists who had proposed the entire stretch of...

The decision to restrict public domain status...

February drought piles more pressure on Maltese farmers

Lack of precipitation will lead to a decrease in the quantity and quality for...

Lack of precipitation will lead to a decrease in the...

Explainer | Ticking waste bomb: Why does Malta need an incinerator, and why are farmers angry?

The unforeseen expansion of the Magħtab landfill is a stop-gap measure in a race against time for Malta’s ticking waste-bomb. But farmers are expected...

The unforeseen expansion of the Magħtab landfill is a...

NGOs condemn Maghtab extension, say sacrifice of arable land is 'obscene'

Fifteen NGOs say that flagship projects should be planned in a way to minimise, not encourage, the take-up of agricultural land and similar resources

Fifteen NGOs say that flagship projects should be planned...

'Hands off referenda,' NGOs tell hunting lobby who petitioned President to abolish abrogative ballot

The hunting lobby wrote to the President of Malta demanding amendments to the Referenda Act to stop citizens from invoking referenda for the sake of protecting...

The hunting lobby wrote to the President of Malta demanding...

Mega fish-farm zone relocation off Gozo ‘suspended’ by Anton Refalo

Gozitan minister for agriculture suspends plan to move mega tuna farm nearer to Gozitan waters  

Gozitan minister for agriculture suspends plan to move mega...

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...

'Malta faces unique agricultural challenges' - EU Agriculture Commissioner

European Agriculture commissioner in Malta to discuss the CAP and challenges to small states

European Agriculture commissioner in Malta to discuss the...