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. Activist Samuel Muscat...
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 gaping holes and...
ERA still conducting analysis of land reclamation sites

Environment and Resources Authority confirms that 'analysis' of...

Environment and Resources Authority confirms that...

Architect hopes he can sow seeds for Maltese ‘green network’ of parks and walkways

Inspired by life in the UK, Charles Saliba’s Malta ‘Green Network’ is a 15-year project for outdoor spaces that are weaved into the...

Inspired by life in the UK, Charles...

Harbour area air pollution linked to high rates of lung collapse

Study links higher rates of lung collapse in harbour area to deteriorating air...

Study links higher rates of lung collapse in harbour area...

Stainless-steel water bottles can help reduce Malta’s plastic waste problem

Reusable stainless-steel water bottles are now being distributed at selected events as part of the ‘Water: Be the Change campaign’

Reusable stainless-steel water bottles are now being...

€4 million reconstruction of Rabat’s Għeriexem Road starts

Infrastructure Malta starts reconstruction of Għeriexem Road in Rabat to stop...

Infrastructure Malta starts reconstruction of Għeriexem...

Restaurant by the pumps: fuel station’s piecemeal plan to add two-storey eatery

McQueens petrol station in Burmarrad wants to build a full-blown restaurant on land currently used for parking

McQueens petrol station in Burmarrad wants to build a...

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...