Din l-Art Ħelwa Għawdex hopeful meetings on Marsalforn road project will address environmental concerns
The approved road widening project for the road linking Marsalforn to Rabat, has raised alarm on its environmental impact
Autumn hunting season opens today, BirdLife reports first poaching incident
The autumn hunting season gets underway today but a poaching incident involving a protected Elonora's Falcon was reported on Sunday in Gozo
Environment watchdog gives waste incinerator at Magħtab the green light

The incinerator proposed by Wasteserv will be utilising household and commercial waste to generate energy and...

The incinerator proposed by Wasteserv will...

[WATCH] PN wants fund for farmers who risk losing agricultural land

PN says that these proposals will help address the current agricultral land...

PN says that these proposals will help address the current...

Over 1.5 million Gozo bees burnt alive in arson of 28 hives

The aggressor placed tires under the hives and set them on fire

The aggressor placed tires under the hives and set them on...

Activists take a dive in defiance of the Marsaskala marina project

Third protest by Moviment Graffitti against the proposed marina in...

Third protest by Moviment Graffitti against the...

ADPD condemns authorities over water conservation failures

Development in valleys, and lack of enforcement by the Planning Authority and...

Development in valleys, and lack of enforcement by the...

Change local plan for Ħondoq and declare Gozitan gem public domain, mayor says

Qala mayor Paul Buttigieg calls on MPs to declar Ħondoq ir-Rummien public domain and grant it the protection from development it deserves

Qala mayor Paul Buttigieg calls on MPs to declar Ħondoq...

February drought piles more pressure on Maltese farmers

Lack of precipitation will lead to a decrease in the quantity and quality for...

Lack of precipitation will lead to a decrease in the...

Explainer | Ticking waste bomb: Why does Malta need an incinerator, and why are farmers angry?

The unforeseen expansion of the Magħtab landfill is a stop-gap measure in a race against time for Malta’s ticking waste-bomb. But farmers are expected...

The unforeseen expansion of the Magħtab landfill is a...

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

Fifteen NGOs say that flagship projects should be planned...

'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 hunting lobby wrote to the President of Malta demanding...

Mega fish-farm zone relocation off Gozo ‘suspended’ by Anton Refalo

Gozitan minister for agriculture suspends plan to move mega tuna farm nearer to Gozitan waters  

Gozitan minister for agriculture suspends plan to move mega...

Minister launches review of Strategic Plan for Environment and Development

Environment and planning minister Aaron Farrugia says Planning Authority will start review of SPED

Environment and planning minister Aaron Farrugia says...

Church commission slams Gozo tunnel, NGOs file protest for full transparency

Environmental NGOs, Moviment Graffitti, file judicial protest demanding full transparency on Malta-Gozo tunnel

Environmental NGOs, Moviment Graffitti, file judicial...

Moviment Graffitti flags stalled fuel stations policy, 737 days after it was originally announced

On the 25th January 2018, then Environment Minister José Herrera had asked for the fuel stations policy to be revised, but to date the new policy has...

On the 25th January 2018, then Environment Minister...

ERA defends air quality targets: 'air quality has improved'

 Environment and Resources Authority argues that air quality had...

 Environment and Resources Authority argues that...

Air pollution plan ‘is a joke’, Green Party says of weak emission targets

‘No attempt to actually reduce pollution’, Alternattiva Demokratika says of national air pollution control programme

‘No attempt to actually reduce pollution’,...

10 major planning tests for the Planning Authority under Robert Abela

Will the advent of a new Labour government see the balance tilt from...

Will the advent of a new Labour government see the balance...

Disastrous wildfires in Australia create smoke cloud larger than continental USA

Climate crisis • Wildfires are result of unusually hot and dry summer, and it does not seem to be ending soon

Climate crisis • Wildfires are result of unusually...