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
Diving community reports worrying decline of fish

DIver associations have voiced concern over diminished underwater...

DIver associations have voiced concern over...

At least 13 cases of acute and chronic pesticide poisonings in five years

Between 2012 and 2017, 13 patients have been admitted to hospitals in Malta and Gozo due to acute and chronic pesticide poisonings

Between 2012 and 2017, 13 patients have been admitted to...

Comino to get official campsite by May

Comino works will see creation of new campsite at Tal-Ful area and ecological restoration near Santa Maria Bay

Comino works will see creation of new campsite at Tal-Ful...

Looking back at 2018 | How civil society became a force to be reckoned with

Malta’s environmentalists complain of exhaustion having to fight so many battles at the same time, but there is no doubt that civil society remains a...

Malta’s environmentalists complain of exhaustion...

FAA condemns PA decision over Gharb fireworks factory approval

The NGO said that the PA ignored all warnings of land conservation and...

The NGO said that the PA ignored all warnings of land...

Fisherman warns of major catastrophe from land reclamation

Fishermen fearing that land reclamation plans may have a direct impact on their...

Fishermen fearing that land reclamation plans may have a...

Rat Island: How we’re creating the perfect environment for rodents

Over-population, excessive waste, and manic construction... Malta’s...

Over-population, excessive waste, and manic construction......

Farming in a changing climate: how Gozo faces the challenge

A study of Gozitan farming trends finds that urgent work needs to be done to...

A study of Gozitan farming trends finds that urgent work...

Coast Road beach resort: Frankie Grima signs agreement with Ghallis windsurfers

Developers of Coast Road beach resort have agreed to grant windsurfers’ association 30 parking spaces and access to foreshore

Developers of Coast Road beach resort have agreed to grant...

Volume of recycled waste collected by GreenPak increased by 25%

The company issued a statement in response to media reports saying recycling...

The company issued a statement in response to media reports...

NASA ranks 2017 as the second-hottest year ever

The last three years were the hottest on record, according to a new UN report,...

The last three years were the hottest on record, according...

Finch trapping season was ‘catch and trade business’ - BirdLife

The NGO lamented the ‘slow and at times absent’ enforcement during...

The NGO lamented the ‘slow and at times absent’...

Maltese winters becoming ever more dry, Met Office data shows

Malta has experienced 249mm of rainfall since September, slightly higher than...

Malta has experienced 249mm of rainfall since September,...

[WATCH] Washing machines and fridges among debris collected in aftermath of gale force winds

Washing machines, fridges, and branches among the rubbish and debris picked up after strong winds 

Washing machines, fridges, and branches among the rubbish...

Malta airport renews commitment to carbon reduction targets

Malta International Airport aiming to reduce emissions through Airport...

Malta International Airport aiming to reduce emissions...

Chile: large iceberg breaks off Grey glacier

Though the cause of the rupture was unclear, a 350m long by 380m...

Though the cause of the rupture was unclear, a 350m long by...

'Renewal of glyphosate licence major farming setback,' Friends of the Earth Malta say

Majority of EU member states in favour of five-year weed-killer licence renewal, Malta votes against

Majority of EU member states in favour of five-year...

Global CO2 emissions rise for the first time in four years

'Time is running out on our ability to keep warming below two degrees...

'Time is running out on our ability to keep warming...