NGOs condemn Maghtab extension, say sacrifice of arable land is 'obscene'
Fifteen NGOs say that flagship projects should be planned in a way to minimise, not encourage, the take-up of agricultural land and similar resources
'Hands off referenda,' NGOs tell hunting lobby who petitioned President to abolish abrogative ballot
The hunting lobby wrote to the President of Malta demanding amendments to the Referenda Act to stop citizens from invoking referenda for the sake of protecting the legal rights of...
NGOs lose 14-year battle over 2006 building zones extension

Court rejects NGOs’ and landowners’ challenge against 2006...

Court rejects NGOs’ and...

[WATCH] Bengħajsa family park works to be completed by 2023

The regeneration of a large tract of land in Bengħajsa to be used as a family...

The regeneration of a large tract of land in Bengħajsa to...

[WATCH] Environment watchdog investigating Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq spillage

Footage shows a brown sludge running down the rocks and into the sea near the Splash and Fun Water Park

Footage shows a brown sludge running down the rocks and...

Malta could be on its way to its longest-lasting heatwave

With record-breaking June temperatures over 41 degrees Celcius, cooler...

With record-breaking June temperatures over 41 degrees...

ERA urges responsibility after fireworks display causes major Gozo forest fire

The environment watchdog says that the site sustained considerable damage as a result of the fire

The environment watchdog says that the site sustained...

Malta plans carbon-neutral future in 30-year plan that will reshape economy

Electric cars are lead change in plan to reduce greenhouse emissions by 19% by 2030

Electric cars are lead change in plan to reduce greenhouse...

Seabird scientists represent Malta at conservation symposium

Maltese researchers participated in the second Symposium on the...

Maltese researchers participated in the...

Malta calls for reforms of emissions trading scheme

The joint ministerial letter signed by Energy and Climate Change Ministers from...

The joint ministerial letter signed by Energy and Climate...

Bunkering taking an ecological toll on Sikka l-Bajda

The Sikka l-Bajda forms part of the largest bunkering site in Malta. In 2009,...

The Sikka l-Bajda forms part of the largest bunkering site...

Coastal development pressures ‘major threat to Mediterranean coast’

Of the NGOs participating in the survey, 93% cited development pressures as the main risk to their own country’s coast. This was followed by overfishing...

Of the NGOs participating in the survey, 93% cited...

[WATCH] Vote against spring hunting to reclaim countryside

Anti-spring hunting campaigners say an end to spring hunting will open up...

Anti-spring hunting campaigners say an end to spring...

Down wind: obituary for a stillborn project

In view of the impact on bird populations and posidonia meadows, the...

In view of the impact on bird populations and posidonia...

Updated | Dalli must shoulder political responsibility on illegal works, says PN

Planning Authority turns down application to sanction illegalities on Zejtun farmhouse belonging to Minister's husband

Planning Authority turns down application to sanction...

Space: the final frontier

Little did I realise the significance of all this when I waded into the City Gate kerfuffle with a contrarious opinion in recent weeks... that there is clearly...

Little did I realise the significance of all this when I...

Palumbo toxic waste investigation still ongoing

In September the authority said in a statement it had started investigating the...

In September the authority said in a statement it had...

Hunters accuse activists of depicting a ‘false sense of doom and gloom’

Mark Mifsud Bonnici says that EU figures of turtledoves shot down every year only refer to the autumn months and do not include birds shot down in Malta.

Mark Mifsud Bonnici says that EU figures of turtledoves...

Environment NGO says MEPA’s evolving ‘from bad to worse’

Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar and Ramblers Association in list of examples...

Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar and Ramblers Association in...

[WATCH] Maltese youth take an active stand on spring hunting referendum

Young voters say "We are the future of our country, and we want to be a more responsible generation"  

Young voters say "We are the future of our country,...