Botanist publishes first-of-its-kind research on Maltese orchids
Book could influence policies on development of land outside building zones with concrete information on important species
[WATCH] Birds left stranded due to increase in light pollution across Malta
Record 24 stranded Scopoli’s Shearwaters recovered by general public in 2018, indicating worrying effects of an increase in the levels of light pollution across...
Malta’s 200 beekeepers suffer funding loss due to ‘copy-paste’ EU rules

Maltese beekeepers are losing out on a €125 per bee box subsidy from the EU because of laws that apply to larger member states

Maltese beekeepers are losing out on a €125 per bee...

Emergency from inside the world of the Maltese honey bee

Meet the beesavers: they are taking starving honey bees out of urban zones so...

Meet the beesavers: they are taking starving honey bees out...

[WATCH] Keeping watch on Maltese hunters, from the break of dawn

Every morning, BirdLife officials patrol popular hunting spots, searching for...

Every morning, BirdLife officials patrol popular hunting...

‘Sputnik traps’ being used to trap Turtle Doves by Gozitan poachers

Poacher watchdog CABS finds massive vertical mist nest of 100 square metres 

Poacher watchdog CABS finds massive vertical mist nest of...

[WATCH] BirdLife anticipating ‘open season’ on turtle dove, as quail hunting season opens

The NGO has released a video explaining the differences between quail which can be legally hunted and turtle dove, the hunting of which is illegal

The NGO has released a video explaining the differences...

[WATCH] 500 killifish specially bred for threatened saline marshland in Marsaskala

500 new hatches of killifish were especially bred to populate the threatened il-Magħluq in Marsaskala after the endemic fish dwindled to just five pairs...

500 new hatches of killifish were especially bred to...

University launches Spot the Alien Fish campaign

A campaign aimed at monitoring population changes of selected alien fish...

A campaign aimed at monitoring population changes of...

Birdlife Malta against masterplans that impact conservation areas

Masterplan should not disregard Natura 2000 status and importance

Masterplan should not disregard Natura 2000 status and...

Mediterranean swordfish threatened by overfishing, WWF tells fishing nations

ICCAT meeting of 48 fishing nations to determine new catch limits for swordfish, tuna and shark

ICCAT meeting of 48 fishing nations to determine new catch...

[WATCH] BirdLife Malta concerned about proposed development surrounding Simar Nature Reserve

BirdLife Malta has expressed serious concern at the possibility of the area surrounding its Simar Nature Reserve being subject to...

BirdLife Malta has expressed serious concern at the...

[WATCH] We will not close hunting season unless Ornis advises us too, Galdes insists

Parliamentary secretary for animal rights Roderick Galdes insists government against collective punishment for hunters, says decision on whether the...

Parliamentary secretary for animal rights Roderick Galdes...

Illegal bird trappers arrested, 25 live birds seized by police

The Committee Against Bird Slaughter (CABS) reports that its investigations...

The Committee Against Bird Slaughter (CABS) reports that...

[WATCH] Record number of Scopoli’s Shearwaters stranded in Malta

October for BirdLife Malta was marked with the highest number of stranded...

October for BirdLife Malta was marked with the highest...

Updated | CABS: Protected sites turned into 'a bird's hell' • Police don't have trapping database

CABS reports 70 trapping sites to WBRU, slams government´s one-sided promotional video; says government failed to provide police with trapping database...

CABS reports 70 trapping sites to WBRU, slams...

[WATCH] Eagles shot down during rare record migration •  Suspected hunter in custody

Rare migration of short-toed eagles and booted eagles from Sicily results in a number of the birds of prey shot down and others injured • BirdLife...

Rare migration of short-toed eagles and booted eagles from...

Qawra Point proposed as hunting-free site

Ornis Committee rules that Qawra Point should be a hunting and trapping free...

Ornis Committee rules that Qawra Point should be a hunting...

[WATCH] Hunters attempt to gun down protected eagle

CABS capture moment hunters try to shoot a protected bird in Buskett

CABS capture moment hunters try to shoot a protected bird...

Land Reclamation only if in the national interest – MDA

Malta Developers association says it is against development on reclaimed land...

Malta Developers association says it is against development...