Herpetologist sounds warning over falling chameleon numbers
British naturalist Nick Dobbs tells MATTHEW VELLA he believes chameleon numbers have fallen in Malta over three decades of observing the docile reptile during night counts
17 loggerhead turtles hatch in Ġnejna
Loggerhead turtles hatch for the second time this season, after another 32 turtles hatched from another nest at Ramla l-Ħamra, in Gozo last week
How a tiny ring around birds’ legs helps us learn more about them

Salina Nature Park manager Manuel Mallia on how small electronic tracking...

Salina Nature Park manager Manuel Mallia on how small...

Bad training can turn pit bulls into threatening animals

Is it nature or nurture? The death of a 92-year-old woman mauled by her...

Is it nature or nurture? The death of a 92-year-old woman...

Are you lucky enough to witness the thrill of the Autumn bird migration?

Keep your eyes peeled, says Salina Nature Park manager Manuel Mallia: Malta’s bird migration is a spectacle to behold 

Keep your eyes peeled, says Salina Nature Park manager...

Finch trapping 'research' derogation criticised by ornithologists

A government proposal to apply a derogation that would allow finch trapping to...

A government proposal to apply a derogation that would...

Farmers worried about crops weathering irregular rainfall patterns

As Malta moves into the autumn, a heavier than normal rainfall in the coming...

As Malta moves into the autumn, a heavier than normal...

[WATCH] Intruder caught on CCTV stealing Barn Owls from Buskett project

CCTV footage shows intruder entering protected enclosure for Barn Owls run by the hunting federation FKNK in Buskett

CCTV footage shows intruder entering protected...

BirdLife answers the difficult questions on bird migration

BirdLife Malta launches awareness campaign on bird migration during autumn...

BirdLife Malta launches awareness campaign on bird...

Concrete plant spells trouble for bat colonies in protected cave

The present quarrying operation directly abuts Tal-Iburdan cave, impacting on...

The present quarrying operation directly abuts Tal-Iburdan...

Three illegally imported Hermann’s tortoises confiscated by customs

The three Hermann’s tortoises were handed over to...

The three Hermann’s tortoises were handed over...

Loggerhead turtle hatchlings emerge from turtle nest on Golden Bay

About 50 turtle hatchlings have emerged from the turtle nest at Ir-Ramla...

About 50 turtle hatchlings have emerged from the turtle...

Maltese challenge to ECJ ruling on finch trapping ‘absurd’ says BirdLife

Using the excuse of scientific research to create a smokescreen for more birds to be trapped is unacceptable

Using the excuse of scientific research to create a...

Peregrine Falcon shot down in Gozo

BirdLife says hunters shot juvenile ‘Maltese Falcon’ in Gozo 

BirdLife says hunters shot juvenile ‘Maltese...

Second turtle lays eggs at Għadira beach

Another turtle nesting site in Għadira brings total to four this year

Another turtle nesting site in Għadira brings total to...

62 turtle eggs hatch successfully at Ramla l-Ħamra

After more than two months, 62 turtles hatch at Ramla l-Ħamra

After more than two months, 62 turtles hatch at Ramla...

Loggerhead turtle Dodo released into the sea after yearlong rehabilitation

Fishers are reporting large numbers of loggerhead turtles in Maltese waters as Dodo is released back into the wild after recovering from its injuries

Fishers are reporting large numbers of loggerhead turtles...

Loggerhead turtle lays eggs at Ghadira Bay

Malta now has three active turtle nests in its beaches

Malta now has three active turtle nests in its beaches

Turtles first hatched under 1992 protection law could be returning

Loggerhead turtle regeneration attributed to change in classification, says...

Loggerhead turtle regeneration attributed to change in...

A purrfect display of cattitude – the Malta International Cat Show in pictures

This weekend: the Malta Feline Guardians Club returns with its International Cat Show

This weekend: the Malta Feline Guardians Club returns with...