Hundreds object to conversion of two Saqqajja villas into hotel
The objections, submitted to the Planning Authority today, come after a three-week ‘Save Saqqajja Rabat' campaign
Worsening soil erosion threatens agriculture as Malta loses more rubble walls
61 square kilometres - 19.3% of the total national land area - are at risk of moderate to severe soil erosion
PA starts reform of controversial rural policy

Planning Authority commences review of rural policy which controversially paved...

Planning Authority commences review of rural policy which...

Extinction Rebellion Malta calls on parliament to unanimously declare climate change emergency

The eNGO said that future generations being born in Malta today, will face the consequences of a failure to act if no action is taken

The eNGO said that future generations being born in Malta...

Some carrots, but no sticks: Budget 2020 on climate and the environment

Cut-off date for fossil fuel engines and 2050 deadline for carbon-neutral Malta, but can businesses get their act in order without being pushed?

Cut-off date for fossil fuel engines and 2050 deadline for...

450 reverse vending machines to be in place by end of 2020

Beverage container refund scheme for plastics, metal and glass beverages...

Beverage container refund scheme for plastics, metal...

Gozo tremor recorded at magnitude 3.7

Slight tremor felt in Gozo late on Tuesday evening

Slight tremor felt in Gozo late on Tuesday evening

Greta Thunberg leads 500,000 strong climate rally in Canada as demonstrations go global

Moscow, Berlin, The Hague, Turin, Lausanne, Stockholm and Tel Aviv all saw protests calling for action on climate change.

Moscow, Berlin, The Hague, Turin, Lausanne, Stockholm and...

Updated | Brussels demands end to trapping as Ornis recommends new season

European Commission closes two infringement proceedings against Malta, one on spring hunting season and the other on the Marsa power station

European Commission closes two infringement proceedings...

Gozo quarry at Simar earmarked for marina cruise liner

International design firm publishes plans of Gozo marina and cruise-liner...

International design firm publishes plans of Gozo marina...

MEP Miriam Dalli urges ‘urgent action’ to protect maritime environment

Miriam Dalli speaks ahead of G7 summit and says that more attention to the maritime environment is needed

Miriam Dalli speaks ahead of G7 summit and says that more...

[ANALYSIS] When ODZ is not ODZ

Over 12,500 development applications outside building zones have been approved since 1995 – permits that include hotels, supermarkets and homes, but also...

Over 12,500 development applications outside building zones...

Ducks to be relocated to protect endangered species at il-Maghluq

Department of Works and Infrastructure of the Transport Ministry is...

Department of Works and Infrastructure of the Transport...

New alien marine species in the Med may pose threat to intrinsic species

The silver cheeked toadfish was caught in Maltese waters last summer, highlighting a growing problem caused by climate change

The silver cheeked toadfish was caught in Maltese waters...

Church tells DePaul of environmental concerns for Sadeen’s university

Church environment commission calls for caution over siting of university in countryside

Church environment commission calls for caution over siting...

Malta among best quality bathing water in EU

European Commission and the European Environment Agency’s annual bathing...

European Commission and the European Environment...

How green was my valley

I’m finding it very difficult to hold a conversation with those who are reading from the Muscat Handbook on ‘What to Say to Those who are Against...

I’m finding it very difficult to hold a conversation...

Nature Trust President says Public Domain Bill is a step in the right direction

Shadow Ministers Jason Azzopardi, Marthese Portelli and Nationalist MP Ryan Callus meet Nature Trust representatives over the recently presented Public Domain...

Shadow Ministers Jason Azzopardi, Marthese Portelli and...

Comparisons are odious, but sewage plants are necessary

Better a university on outside-development zones than a sewage treatment plant?...

Better a university on outside-development zones than a...

Environmental groups say public’s right to nature is under threat

Environmental groups rally as Commission threatens nature laws

Environmental groups rally as Commission threatens nature...