Number of illegal dumpsites on the rise, harsher penalties proving ineffective
A number of localities across Malta report an increase in illegal dumpsites, even in areas that are habitually clean
[WATCH] Central Link project goes against government's own transport master plan, AD says
Large-scale roads project in central Malta won’t solve traffic problem, Alternattiva Demokratika chairman Carmel Cacopardo emphasised
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...

BirdLife: ‘Re-legalisation’ of finch trapping sets bird conservation back five years

Proposal to re-legalise finch trapping passed thanks to FKNK, MEPA and the three government-appointed representatives voting in favour of recommending a...

Proposal to re-legalise finch trapping passed thanks to...

Trapping season to be opened

Ornis Committee meets and decides on opening trapping season for birds

Ornis Committee meets and decides on opening trapping...

Ornis Committee to discuss reopening of trapping season

Consulative body on hunting and trapping will slog it out over reopening of...

Consulative body on hunting and trapping will slog it out...

Update 4 | Hunters collect 104,000 signatures for referendum reform, PN against changes to law

Hunters say they have collected a total of 104,293 votes • Petition to be formally tabled in the House of Representatives by junior minister Michael...

Hunters say they have collected a total of 104,293 votes...

Ombudsman launches investigation on slurry dumping

Parliamentary Ombudsman authorises investigation on dumping of sewage slurry on...

Parliamentary Ombudsman authorises investigation on dumping...

A dozen villas for Fekruna’s compensation land

Twelve villas proposed on land granted to compensate expropriated Fekruna owners

Twelve villas proposed on land granted to compensate...

Massive 5,550 submissions on new local plans

Local plans to be approved by end-2014 will determine the way Malta and Gozo...

Local plans to be approved by end-2014 will determine the...

Hunters to present petition to amend referendum law on Monday

Junior minister Michael Falzon accepts to present petition in parliament on...

Junior minister Michael Falzon accepts to present petition...

Overhaul of wild rabbit regulations includes mandatory reporting of rabbit bags

Government to publish new protection of wild rabbit regulations in the coming days.

Government to publish new protection of wild rabbit...

GO staff committed to the environment

A team from GO recently planted a group of Tamarisk trees at the Nature Trust park at Xrobb l-Ghagin. 

A team from GO recently planted a group of Tamarisk trees...

Tons of marine litter removed in clean-up initiative

Scientific visual survey of litter carried out at three popular...

Scientific visual survey of litter carried out at three...

Malta’s water found to be ‘99% excellent’ in Europe-wide report

Water quality excellent at most of Europe’s bathing sites

Water quality excellent at most of Europe’s bathing...