Fisherman warns of major catastrophe from land reclamation
Fishermen fearing that land reclamation plans may have a direct impact on their livelihood have expressed disappointment at not being consulted by the government on its plans.
Portomaso also considered as potential land reclamation zone, ERA memo shows
Exclusive | Far longer coastline identified for land reclamation. extending the entire area between Xghajra and Portomaso in St...
Underwater trap among illegal trapping sites reported to police

The Committee Against Bird Slaughter said it had discovered eight illegal sites...

The Committee Against Bird Slaughter said it had discovered...

Warning in a circled hour-glass: a new Maltese generation demands action on climate change

The extinction symbol – a circled hour-glass – is fast becoming the brand for a global rebellion triggered by the threat of mass extinction....

The extinction symbol – a circled hour-glass –...

The air that we breathe

Sometimes we do not realise just how disturbing and stressful it is to see rows of cranes, ravenous bulldozers crushing their way through neighbourhoods and...

Sometimes we do not realise just how disturbing and...

‘Enough is enough’: Graffitti makes call for national protest for the environment

Call to arms for residents associations, NGOs, farmers and workers to join 7 September demonstration in Valletta to present list of demands on state of...

Call to arms for residents associations, NGOs, farmers and...

7,000 enforcements and counting…

Six main take-aways from the Planning Authority’s latest annual report

Six main take-aways from the Planning Authority’s...

NGOs file court appeal to stop Dwejra restaurant development

€3,000 were donated by the general public, helping BirdLife and other NGOs...

€3,000 were donated by the general public, helping...

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...

Vella calls for urgent action to counter Mediterranean swordfish decline

International Commission for Conservation of Atlantic Tuna in Malta to debate on new fishing quotas for tuna and tuna-like species

International Commission for Conservation of Atlantic Tuna...

Eastern Imperial eagle feared killed in Malta

Experienced birdwatchers had spotted the huge bird flying low over Buskett on...

Experienced birdwatchers had spotted the huge bird flying...

Illegal clap nets discovered in bird sanctuary, two trappers caught red-handed

CABS said that both nets were seized but the trappers were allowed to keep their live decoys

CABS said that both nets were seized but the trappers were...

Nature reserves re-open to the public

BirdLife Malta's Is-Simar and Ghadira nature reserves are now open to the public every weekend until May. 

BirdLife Malta's Is-Simar and Ghadira nature...

57% increase in greenhouse gas emissions since 1990

Malta also lags behind in using renewable energy sources

Malta also lags behind in using renewable energy sources

First ever Eastern Imperial Eagle seen in Malta

Sporting a satellite tracking device, the massive bird is thought to originate...

Sporting a satellite tracking device, the massive bird is...

Final decision on AUM sites awaits environmental impact assessment, MEPA CEO ‘reassures’

MEPA CEO Johann Buttigieg denies knowing details of heads of terms, says EIA consultants not appointed as formal application has yet to be submitted

MEPA CEO Johann Buttigieg denies knowing details of heads...

Malta gets its first zero emissions taxi company

Greenr announces the country's first electric cab company

Greenr announces the country's first electric cab...