Scientists may have found freshwater locked in Maltese seafloor from 20,000 years ago
Strong indications of freshened groundwater offshore in south-east of Malta between Valletta-Marsascala coastline
‘Bounty’ on the heads of invasive species could keep nuisance fish at bay
Lionfish and toadfish species could have both ecological and socio-economic hazards as fish spread to Central Mediterranean 
New conservation objectives and measures for Marine Protected Areas

Environment Minister and ERA CEO announce public consultation on conservation...

Environment Minister and ERA CEO announce public...

Animal lovers, brave pups and feathered friends to get first ever national awards

Best vets, best farmers, best service dog, best farm animal... the nominations are open!

Best vets, best farmers, best service dog, best farm...

12 colonies of protected corals found in Kalkara creek

ERA clearance for 305 berths only on condition that coral colonies in Kalkara...

ERA clearance for 305 berths only on condition that coral...

Help the bees with the weeds, beekeepers tell local councils

Beekeepers association urges local councils not to remove weeds from rural...

Beekeepers association urges local councils not to remove...

Heatwave prompts warning from animal protection society

First heatwave for summer prompts alert from MSPCA about dogs being at high...

First heatwave for summer prompts alert from MSPCA about...

Noise and light pollution on beaches keeps nestling turtles away

Various countries in the Mediterranean witnessing another good year for turtle...

Various countries in the Mediterranean witnessing another...

Sahara dust blowing toward Italy grips Malta with first heatwave

A large ‘mesoscale convective weather system’ is blowing the dust...

A large ‘mesoscale convective weather system’...

BirdLife leads €3.5 million project safeguarding Shearwaters at land and sea

€3.45 million LIFE PanPuffinus! brings together BirdLife partners to address threats to Yelkouan and Balearic Shearwaters at land and sea

€3.45 million LIFE PanPuffinus! brings together...

Frogs under pressure from illegally released invasive species at Chadwick Lakes

Chadwick Lakes is a protected valley and off-roading, walking on the valley bed, introducing alien species and the capture of tadpoles are prohibited •...

Chadwick Lakes is a protected valley and off-roading,...

How do birds manage their arduous flight to Europe? A webinar for nature lovers

Find out where best on the Maltese Islands to view harriers and falcons, where to observe the movements of waders, herons, and egrets, and how birds fuel and...

Find out where best on the Maltese Islands to view harriers...

Maltese freshwater crabs now close to becoming extinct

University of Malta present red list fiche for Maltese Freshwater crab...

University of Malta present red list fiche for Maltese...

Malta airport monitors air quality with 750,000 bees in airfield apiary

Two airside areas covering around 150 square metres have been transformed into bee-friendly habitats

Two airside areas covering around 150 square metres have...

Enjoying bird migration | Desirée Falzon

Bird migration is that spectacular journey many birds make

Bird migration is that spectacular journey many birds make

Firearms seized by police as BirdLife film child shooting bird in Mizieb

BirdLife did not name the man in the footage, but said he is a close relative of a high-ranking Federation for Hunting and Conservation (FKNK)...

BirdLife did not name the man in the footage, but said...

Whales in the Mediterranean: more common than you think

Biologist Alan Deidun explains why whales in the Mediterranean are more common...

Biologist Alan Deidun explains why whales in the...

BirdLife Malta receiving non-stop reports of illegal hunting

One of the latest victims to be photographed is an Osprey with evident blood...

One of the latest victims to be photographed is an Osprey...

Illegal hunting of turtle-doves dominates start of spring hunting season

BirdLife Malta raises the alarm less than a week since the spring hunting season was opened, and illegal hunting is already rampant

BirdLife Malta raises the alarm less than a week since the...

Spring hunting is wrong for more than one reason

To allow hunters out with guns on public land during a pandemic that is forcing...

To allow hunters out with guns on public land during a...