[WATCH] Plastic fruit and veg packaging can’t be reduced till contract expires, Herrera tells students
The Environment Minister told students during a Q&A that government would be looking to find a new way of packaging fruit and veg in school once the contract runs out
Smart bin revolution led to people doubling the amount of plastic they trash
In just five months, the equivalent of 3.1 million plastic bottles was collected in 40 villages
Rangers to monitor Maltese countryside for illegal activities and vandalism

Pilot project of three environmental rangers will grow to 13 in 2021

Pilot project of three environmental rangers will grow to...

Hope for Malta farmers over €3m fund in EU Council

Malta’s farming authorities say they have secured a derogation at EU...

Malta’s farming authorities say they have secured a...

First trees planted in former Wied Fulija landfill

Former landfill at Wied Fulija will include nesting site for Yelkouan...

Former landfill at Wied Fulija will include nesting site...

Around 1,000 trees and shrubs to be planted at Majjistral Park

Trees and shrubs will be planted at Majjistral Park as part of a...

Trees and shrubs will be planted at Majjistral Park as part...

Playing our part in the ecological transition | Aaron Farrugia, Miriam Dalli

We cannot ignore the consequential rise in pollution... such reversal is only possible through an ecological transition that recognizes the value of...

We cannot ignore the consequential rise in...

Hunters’ Miżieb and Aħrax woodland deal challenged in court by NGOs

BirdLife, Graffitti, Din L-Art Ħelwa, Friends of the Earth, FAA and Ramblers Association file court case challenging FKNK guardianship for Miżieb and...

BirdLife, Graffitti, Din L-Art Ħelwa, Friends of the...

Malta gets its first Commissioner for Animal Welfare

Former police officer Emanuel Buhagiar appointed Commissioner for Animal Welfare

Former police officer Emanuel Buhagiar appointed...

Din l-Art Helwa launch ‘Save the Countryside’ campaign

Din l-Art Helwa launch a campaign to inspire people to take action to conserve...

Din l-Art Helwa launch a campaign to inspire people to take...

October weather warmer, wetter than climate average

Average air temperature stood 0.7°C above average, while total rainfall...

Average air temperature stood 0.7°C above average,...

MEPA removes tons of scrap material from agricultural fields

MEPA enforcement directorate removes tons of illegally scrapped material dumped...

MEPA enforcement directorate removes tons of illegally...

Two turtles released into Gnejna Bay

Environment Minister highlights the importance of preserving wildlife as two turtles are released into Gnejna Bay.  

Environment Minister highlights the importance of...

Msida local council joins GreenPak recycling scheme

Msida local council to switch to GreenPak for its recycling needs

Msida local council to switch to GreenPak for its recycling...

Din l-Art Helwa presidents call on Muscat to consider his legacy

Concerned at the rapid deterioration of the environment under Labour’s...

Concerned at the rapid deterioration of the environment...

BirdLife re-opens its nature reserves for the winter season

BirdLife Malta marked the re-opening of its two nature reserves for the...

BirdLife Malta marked the re-opening of its two nature...

High number of Scopoli’s Shearwaters stranded on land

BirdLife Malta appeal for less light pollution

BirdLife Malta appeal for less light pollution

UN must do more to protect biodiversity - Environment Minister

Environment Minister tells UN conference that they must do more to protect...

Environment Minister tells UN conference that they must do...

Brussels’s warning on finch trapping ‘too little, too late’ – BirdLife

‘No less than 4,600 trappers will be out on some 8,000 sites cleared of vegetation for trapping purposes in the coming weeks.’

‘No less than 4,600 trappers will be out on some...

Update 2 | Malta to open trapping despite EC warning, hunters back government

European Commission sends letter of formal notice urging Malta to refrain from finch trapping • Government disagrees with EU’s interpretation

European Commission sends letter of formal notice urging...