Malta’s iconic golden limestone granted global heritage stone status
The soft golden limestone that gave Malta its traditional houses, corbelled country walls and its temples joins a global league of top rocks
[WATCH] When Jose Herrera bought a field to teach his children what a butterfly is
On Arbor Day the Environment Minister joined Nature Trust volunteers for tree-planting at Wied Għollieqa valley
Dingli zoo Serengeti regularised against €10,000 fine

The Planning Authority has officially regularised the Serengeti Animal Park in...

The Planning Authority has officially regularised the...

BirdLife, NGOs crowdfunding €2,000 to oppose Dwejra lights decision

BirdLife hoping to raise €2,000 to file appeal to decision allowing new...

BirdLife hoping to raise €2,000 to file appeal to...

Updated | Number of protected waterbirds shot in Malta is insignifcant, hunting lobby says

The Kaccaturi San Ubertu (KSU) said that in 2018, only 12 Common Pochard and 16 Northern Lapwing were reported shot  

The Kaccaturi San Ubertu (KSU) said that in 2018, only 12...

‘Lights out for Dwejra stars’, objectors fume at restaurant’s al fresco permit from PA

Permit issued for lights on Dwejra restaurant, which got permit in 2007 disguised as ‘interpretation centre’. Now it will expand again

Permit issued for lights on Dwejra restaurant, which got...

BirdLife Malta records good year for breeding birds

BirdLife Malta Conservation Manager Nicholas Barbara said that the breeding...

BirdLife Malta Conservation Manager Nicholas Barbara said...

Witness the spectacle of Malta’s shearwater birds up close and at sea

A nature spectacle not to be missed: BirdLife Malta’s annual shearwater boat trips are set to take place again

A nature spectacle not to be missed: BirdLife Malta’s...

Ornis recommends increase in daily bag limit of hunted quails

Whilst the Ornis has recommended the increase in the bag limit per hunter, the...

Whilst the Ornis has recommended the increase in the bag...

Nomadic jellyfish moving further west into the Mediterranean

vidence has emerged showing that one of the most invasive and impacting marine...

vidence has emerged showing that one of the most invasive...

Online dating for primates? Zoo to have orangutan choose mate on tablet

A zoo in Holland is to show orangutan Samboja a selection of males on a touchscreen in an experiment aimed at learning more about mating choices

A zoo in Holland is to show orangutan Samboja a selection...

Rare bird caught on camera

Hunter photographs bird that is rare both in Malta and Europe

Hunter photographs bird that is rare both in Malta and...

New plan to tackle threat of spear-fishing to Cerna

The Environment and Resources Authority is addressing the conservation of a...

The Environment and Resources Authority is addressing the...

José Herrera dodges question on hunting during meeting with MEPs

The Maltese environment minister was asked how Malta oversees its derogation...

The Maltese environment minister was asked how Malta...

Hunters and BirdLife put aside their differences in feeding Gozo swans

Discussions between FKNK, KSU and BirdLife Malta yield positive results as they agree on feeding protocol for swans in Gozo

Discussions between FKNK, KSU and BirdLife Malta yield...

Hunters tell BirdLife they don’t need their help to protect Gozo swans

FKNK say they are willing to continue to feed to the mute swans in Gozo on their own or in the company of anyone else

FKNK say they are willing to continue to feed to the mute...

[WATCH] BirdLife Malta calls on hunters to ‘join forces’ to protect birds

BirdLife Malta has extended an olive branch to hunters, calling for them to ‘put the past behind them’ and work together to protect birds

BirdLife Malta has extended an olive branch to hunters,...

Meet the longjaw squirrelfish: a new alien species discovered by Maltese biologists

Relentless research of marine biodiversity continues to produce new discoveries on species found in Maltese waters

Relentless research of marine biodiversity continues to...

Wild birds not the sole prerogative of BirdLife Malta, hunters' lobby claims

Federation accused BirdLife Malta of arrogance for taking the welfare of the birds upon itself and ordering the public be kept away

Federation accused BirdLife Malta of arrogance for taking...

[WATCH] Gozo swans suffering due to malnutrition, public attention

BirdLife Malta says that the attention of the public, malnutrition and the...

BirdLife Malta says that the attention of the public,...