Two out of every three Maltese believe roads and big projects are a threat to the environment
Infrastructural work poses increased threat to environment, EU survey shows
Heritage watchdog ‘surprised’ fuel stations still considered despite policy review
The Superintendence for Cultural Heritage expressed 'apprehension' at such a development, insisting that the planning, management and protection of Maltese landscapes is...
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...

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...

BirdLife warn against touching baby sparrows

BirdLife issue guidelines on how to best handle young sparrows. 

BirdLife issue guidelines on how to best handle young...

The natural park carrot for the ODZ university stick

Finding themselves on the receiving end of Joseph Muscat’s carrot and...

Finding themselves on the receiving end of Joseph...

Villa Bonici owners to propose development brief

In February 2014, the MEPA board turned down an application for 188 apartments...

In February 2014, the MEPA board turned down an application...

Site for American University pre-selected, alternatives to be discussed in EIA

MEPA: American University site “deemed acceptable” after preliminary assessment

MEPA: American University site “deemed...

That last chance

During the ECJ hearings spring hunting was stopped. There were no cries of “collective punishment”; no talk on “possible legal...

During the ECJ hearings spring hunting was stopped. There...

Developers’ hunger for Ghadira a 20-year saga

In 1997, MEPA said the Costa del Sol development was outside development zones...

In 1997, MEPA said the Costa del Sol development was...

Busbesija shooting range proposed to MEPA in 2012

Shooting range at Busbesija was submitted as screening application to MEPA...

Shooting range at Busbesija was submitted as screening...

Dear Joseph, natural parks are not bargaining chips

The Prime Minister plays a deceitful game by using a natural park in the south...

The Prime Minister plays a deceitful game by using a...