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
Bus fleet change improved air quality, State Of The Environment report shows
The State of the Environment Report attributes a significant reduction in fine particulate matter in Msida between 2011 and 2012 to the introduction of a new bus fleet
Church commission warns of threat of land reclamation projects

Church Environment Commission Maltese archdiocese decries land reclamation and...

Church Environment Commission Maltese archdiocese decries...

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...

New beach cleaning operations procedures issued by the ERA

New procedures were issued by the Environment and Resources Authority, to...

New procedures were issued by the Environment and Resources...

Take cover! Malta’s sustainability guardian is championing ‘marvellous building boom’

Malta’s ‘Guardian of the Future Generations’ should be railing against the construction boom. Instead, he lauds it...

Malta’s ‘Guardian of the Future...

Benna’s new milk carton screw cap has fired up the online debate on plastics

Whose side are you on? Convenience meets conscientiousness as a milk carton cap pits anti-littering group against the rebrand of Malta’s dairy staple

Whose side are you on? Convenience meets conscientiousness...

Refusing seat on committee, opposition lays down rules for waste management plan

The opposition reiterates its call for a transparent debate on the government’s plans for a new waste-to-energy processing plant

The opposition reiterates its call for a transparent debate...

[WATCH] BirdLife urge Muscat to act as illegally-shot bird falls in school grounds

Three protected birds shot in past 24 hours bringing total number of illegally shot birds this season to 26 • BirdLife in strong appeal to the Prime...

Three protected birds shot in past 24 hours bringing total...

Pope emphasises need to care for oceans in message to Malta conference

Pope Francis calls oceans "the common heritage of the human family" in letter to participants of 'Our Ocean' conference being held...

Pope Francis calls oceans "the common heritage of...

'You know on which door to knock,' water activist tells dismayed official

Facebok lament gives activist opportunity to urge government action on water management

Facebok lament gives activist opportunity to urge...

[WATCH] Prince Charles urges transition to a circular economy: 'I really do wonder if ocean’s fragility is yet truly grasped'

Prince Charles, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, High Representative Federica Mogherini and European Commissioner Karmenu Vella address the fourth edition of the...

Prince Charles, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, High...

Pyrotechnic debris still littering Gelmus hill in Gozo

Waste from the St. Mary's fireworks display was left at the site for over a...

Waste from the St. Mary's fireworks display was left at...

From fossil fuels to electric: when will Malta make the switch?

Making a clean switch from the internal combustion engine to electric vehicles...

Making a clean switch from the internal combustion engine...

Wied Qirda 'scar' being removed by Planning Authority in direct action operation

The section of the valley, Tal-Bilbli, covering an area of 25,000m2, is finally being restored to its 'original state' as planning authority moves...

The section of the valley, Tal-Bilbli, covering an area...

Environment and Resources Authority objects to ‘obliteration’ of Villa Rosa valley bed

The Villa Rosa project, proposed by developer Anton Camilleri, would see the demolition of moynihan and dolphin houses, in order to make way for a mega...

The Villa Rosa project, proposed by developer Anton...