Four localities to get new open spaces after PA grants construction permission
New open spaces will be created in Naxxar, Dingli and Ħamrun, while Ghar Lapsi Park in Siġġiewi will be upgraded
Malta ranks worst in recycling in the EU
A report from the European Commission has looked at all EU member states and released an "early warning" to the 14 countries considered at greatest risk of missing the...
‘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...

At blistering 37.8 degrees, hottest ever June recorded in Malta since 1923

  June heat makes waves and breaks records

  June heat makes waves and breaks records

Malta with one of EU’s lowest rates of female farm managers

Along with the Netherlands, Denmark and Germany, Maltese women managing...

Along with the Netherlands, Denmark and Germany, Maltese...

Business booming for batching plants, yet few have environmental permits

Demand for tarmac in Malta is increasing due to infrastructural projects. But only five out of scores of Maltese batching plants are covered by an...

Demand for tarmac in Malta is increasing due to...

After the divorce, planning unbound?

As foreseen in Labour’s electoral manifesto, a new system will see a Malta Environmental Authority and a Malta Planning Authority. But will the divorce...

As foreseen in Labour’s electoral manifesto, a new...

Project launched to protect endangered killifish

The killifish, known as bużaqq in Maltese or by its scientific...

The killifish, known as bużaqq in Maltese or by...

Maltese kelb tal-fenek is pure and unique breed – study

FKNK-commissioned study finds unique genetic mapping to Pharaoh dog makes it...

FKNK-commissioned study finds unique genetic mapping to...

Brincat calls for accelerated negotiations for climate change deal

'Malta at the forefront in scaling up mitigation and adaptation measures...

'Malta at the forefront in scaling up mitigation and...

Din l-Art Helwa wants ‘ambiguous’ clauses struck off SPED

Environemental NGO warns that current draft of strategic development plan will...

Environemental NGO warns that current draft of strategic...

Pembroke trees go missing

The council condemned the act and pledged to replace the missing trees as soon as possible. 

The council condemned the act and pledged to replace the...

BirdLife’s urgent appeal to end hunting of turtle dove in spring

A recent report by the International Union of Conservation of Nature, the...

A recent report by the International Union of Conservation...

Minister says environment ‘often treated as Cinderella of planning authority’

St Francis animal hospital at Ta’ Qali will be passing back under government control.

St Francis animal hospital at Ta’ Qali will be...

Pope’s encyclical casts blame for climate change on indifference of the powerful

Pope Francis calls on the rich nations of the world to begin paying their “grave social debt” to the poor and take concrete steps on climate change.

Pope Francis calls on the rich nations of the world to...

Malta’s share of renewable energy source at 3.8% in 2013

Malta’s 2020 target in renewable energy sources is at 10%, the lowest of...

Malta’s 2020 target in renewable energy sources is at...

SPED being used to allow construction in cheaper ODZ land

Latest draft of Structure Plan increases loopholes in favour of development...

Latest draft of Structure Plan increases loopholes in...

Ornis chairman refuses to explain trapping decision

Despite occupying a public role as chairman of the Ornis Committee,...

Despite occupying a public role as chairman of the Ornis...