Rising demand and falling produce signals ‘hunger problem’ for Malta
Agriculturalist Everaldo Attard warns Malta could have a food shortage problem as demand outstrips local production
‘Warmer than 30-year climate norm’ - drier September brings summer to a close
September was warmer than the 30-year climate norm...
PA set to regularise illegal zoo against €10,000 fine

Planning Commissions indicates it will regularise illegally developed Serengeti...

Planning Commissions indicates it will regularise illegally...

Successful organic waste collection increases eight-fold

Malta has collected 8,888 tonnes of organic waste between the end of October...

Malta has collected 8,888 tonnes of organic waste between...

ERA reform: will José Herrera’s mountain deliver a giant... or a mouse?

Unless the ERA is given equal power as its planning counterpart, the structural imbalance that favours development over the environment will never be redressed

Unless the ERA is given equal power as its planning...

Delia’s ‘inconvenient truth’ on climate change was honest, scary, but weird

Political leaders cannot just tell people to ‘panic’ in the face of irreversible climate change: they must offer the truth of the radical solution...

Political leaders cannot just tell people to...

Spring blues: Cold outbreak cools down week ahead

A significant cold outbreak has made its mark in the rest of Europe, but...

A significant cold outbreak has made its mark in the rest...

This is not an environmental policy. This is showboating

I like trees and all that, but the extension to the Ta’ Qali...

I like trees and all that, but the extension to...

Birdlife launches new educational material for school children

“It is vitally important for our young people to have these opportunities...

“It is vitally important for our young people to have...

AD want Brussels to stop bird trapping pending court action

‘Government’s commitment on nature protection is zero’, Green...

‘Government’s commitment on nature protection...

BirdLife calls on Commissioner Vella to take instant action over trapping

BirdLife calls on European Commissioner Karmenu Vella to apply interim measures that would ban finch trapping for the duration of a case against Malta at the...

BirdLife calls on European Commissioner Karmenu Vella to...

Trapping season will start 20 October despite EU court action

Environment ministry issues legal notices for trapping season and bag...

Environment ministry issues legal notices for trapping...

BirdLife calls on public to help stranded seabirds

BirdLife Malta warns that young Scopoli's Shearwaters taking their...

BirdLife Malta warns that young Scopoli's...

Front Harsien ODZ calls for Parliamentary Committee meeting

‘Why is government ignoring Parliamentary Committee?’ Front Harsien...

‘Why is government ignoring Parliamentary...

New Suez Canal poses biodiversity risks for Malta

Alien species making their way into Maltese waters through the newly-expanded...

Alien species making their way into Maltese waters through...

Gozitan gets record €8,000 fine for illegal trapping

Trapper receives lifetime ban on hunting and trapping licence

Trapper receives lifetime ban on hunting and trapping...

Ownership of coastline not a planning issue – MEPA

MEPA policy securing public ownership of coastline substituted by vague SPED...

MEPA policy securing public ownership of coastline...

Warmer, drier than average weather recorded in September

A total rainfall of 16.4mm was recorded, a third of what was expected

A total rainfall of 16.4mm was recorded, a third of what...

'Petrol station policy paving way for urban sprawl' - Front Ħarsien ODZ

The policy allows brand new petrol stations (not re-located ones) to be developed on 3,000 square meter sites in ODZ areas adjacent and opposite sites...

The policy allows brand new petrol stations (not re-located...

Malta opts out of growing GMO crops

Government decides to ban the cultivation of genetically modified organisms (GMOs)

Government decides to ban the cultivation of genetically...