Bolder light pollution rules set to change Maltese nightlife
Clearer and darker: commercial signage, billboards, churches and monuments will be switched off after 11pm and lasers and searchlights pointing to the sky will be banned
Off with the off-roaders! Għajn Rihana valley to get 128 security cameras
128 security cameras deployed to fight bikers, vandalism and illegal dumping in Għajn Rihana valley in Burmarrad
Plans of the Miżieb and Aħrax woodlands show restricted picnic sites

The government has tried to put to bed accusations of underhandedness in the signing the agreement for a token €400 annually

The government has tried to put to bed accusations of...

Ministers hide from press and sign away Miżieb and Aħrax woodlands in closed event

Ministers avoid public event after outrage over land stewardship agreement to hunters, given away for symbolic €200 grant

Ministers avoid public event after outrage over land...

[WATCH] Handing over Miżieb and l-Aħrax woodlands to hunters ‘purely vote-catching exercise’

“Instead of giving more land back to the public, the Prime Minister is driving a wrong and outdated policy on the environment” 

“Instead of giving more land back to the...

[WATCH] BirdLife CEO slams minister Ian Borg in powerful vid over Mizieb handover to hunters

Lands minster Ian Borg is rewarding lawbreakers with land for his political gain, BirdLife CEO Mark Sultana said

Lands minster Ian Borg is rewarding lawbreakers with land...

Low recycling rates forced decision for bigger incinerator at Magħtab

Smaller incinerator would only have been possible if Malta increased recycling rates to 55% in 2025, from the current 12%

Smaller incinerator would only have been possible if...

Concrete seawall to replace Tigné cave

The Planning Authority has approved the erection of a seawall to stabilise a deteriorated rock slope that is posing 'significant danger' to the...

The Planning Authority has approved the erection of a...

Hunting lobby has lost control over its members, BirdLife says

Environmental NGO in strong reaction to shooting of another three White Storks,...

Environmental NGO in strong reaction to shooting of another...

Meet the new farmer: confident, entrepreneurial and proud

Jeannette Borg's vision of agribusiness as a creative enterprise offers a...

Jeannette Borg's vision of agribusiness as a creative...

Gozo tunnel may increase pressure for land reclamation

With 1 million tonnes of waste generated from the Gozo tunnel, land reclamation...

With 1 million tonnes of waste generated from the Gozo...

[WATCH] Smelly, maggot-infested liquid pollutes Kalkara rocks and sea

Footage sent in by a Kalkara resident shows black liquid being discharged at...

Footage sent in by a Kalkara resident shows black liquid...

[WATCH] ‘Each year I see the lampuka catch decline. Only the price of fish keeps us going’

Lampuka season, ahoy! Fishermen gear up for weeks of hard work to reel in one of Malta’s favourite fishes

Lampuka season, ahoy! Fishermen gear up for weeks of...

Brine and trucks: Qala’s concerns on reactivation of Hondoq desalination plant

The Qala Council is calling for more comprehensive studies to ensure the protection of the sea grasses, which keep the ecology of the beach in balance

The Qala Council is calling for more comprehensive studies...

Stop feeding tuna before they are full, EIA on Malta ranch suggests

The EIA warns of a series of negative environmental impacts as a result of...

The EIA warns of a series of negative environmental impacts...

Lidl Malta to replace disposable plastic items with sustainable alternatives by 2019

The company will be replacing plastic plates, glasses and cutlery with alternatives made from recyclable material 

The company will be replacing plastic plates, glasses and...

More protected trees, woodland areas and higher infringement fines with new law

New trees and woodlands law introduces revised penalty system, protects more species and tree areas • Environment Minister says record number of...

New trees and woodlands law introduces revised penalty...

Life of quarries near Megalithic temples ‘extended’ with mobile crusher

Mobile crusher will compact construction waste and prolong eyesore’s lifespan

Mobile crusher will compact construction waste and prolong...

Heritage in a pool: The story told by the Sliema baths

Although less visually spectacular, these baths too have a story to tell....

Although less visually spectacular, these baths...

Even in Malta, the fight against mass tourism starts gathering steam

Network of activists from Malta and southern European cities in effort to curb...

Network of activists from Malta and southern European...