Despite COVID-19 fears, Cabinet considers allowing spring hunting season
Cabinet requests urgent meeting of Ornis Committee, ‘Opening season would be most irresponsible act by PM’ says BirdLife  
BirdLife tells government: 'it'd be absurd to allow spring hunting during COVID crisis'
Spring hunting derogation calls for seven police officers per 1,000 hunters, which in the circumstances is impossible, the NGO says
Sand sifting at Ramla Bay suspended not to disturb turtle nest

Sand sifting at Ramla Bay in Gozo has been suspended after a Loggerhead turtle...

Sand sifting at Ramla Bay in Gozo has been suspended after...

Loggerhead turtle lays eggs in Gozo for the first time in 70 years

Nature Trust - FEE Malta appealed to the public to keep its distance from the...

Nature Trust - FEE Malta appealed to the public to keep its...

We’re baaaaah-ck... sheep farming in Malta is making a comeback

Sheep farming and its quality produce are making a comeback but even farming...

Sheep farming and its quality produce are making a comeback...

Alien fish’s first Mediterranean appearance is in Malta

In a confirmation of the impact of global warming on Maltese waters, the number...

In a confirmation of the impact of global warming on...

No title on Miżieb, l-Aħrax woodlands for hunters, ERA confirms

Second confirmation from ERA, after Lands Authority, confirms that woodlands...

Second confirmation from ERA, after Lands Authority,...

Maltese ornithologist takes a gander at geese as they learn how to fly

Marie Claire Gatt set out to study the way geese conserve energy when flying, shedding light on how birds manage long distances when they migrate south

Marie Claire Gatt set out to study the way geese conserve...

BirdLife Malta condemns government’s ‘silence’ as number of illegally shot birds rises to 10

BirdLife Malta has taken the government and the Prime Minister to task for their 'silence' around the number of birds of prey being illegally...

BirdLife Malta has taken the government and the Prime...

European Commission 'corrects' Labour MEP over EU fisheries policy, Maltese fishing

The European Commission’s representation in Malta has issued a statement contradicting Alfred Sant’s declarations on how EU directives have...

The European Commission’s representation in Malta has...

Eight protected birds gunned down in first week of spring hunting season

Eight protected birds were illegally gunned down in various locations around Malta and Gozo in the first week of this year’s spring hunting season,...

Eight protected birds were illegally gunned down in various...

WBRU rejects accusations levelled by CABS over monitoring of hunting season

The Wild Birds Regulation Unit has denied CABS’s accusations of 'taking credit for their efforts against illegal bird trapping

The Wild Birds Regulation Unit has denied CABS’s...

30 new tree protection areas announced

Around 66% of Malta's indigenous trees are either rare or endangered, environment minister warns 

Around 66% of Malta's indigenous trees are either rare...

Second referendum ‘last resort’, says BirdLife as FKNK calls them ‘sore losers’

During an interview on RTK’s ‘Newsbook’, Mark Sultana said that a referendum on spring hunting should be the last resort

During an interview on RTK’s ‘Newsbook’,...

Updated | 29 MEPs petition Muscat to close spring hunting season

Group of MEPs join BirdLife in urging government to close spring hunting...

Group of MEPs join BirdLife in urging government to...

[WATCH] Etna eruption leaves ten injured

A BBC crew was among the tourists visiting the volcano at the time

A BBC crew was among the tourists visiting the volcano at...

‘Unusual’ migratory birds observed as BirdLife Malta reiterates claims of ‘unsustainable’ spring hunting

BirdLife Malta has reiterated its argument that spring hunting season should not be opened, as migratory birds are observed flying over Malta

BirdLife Malta has reiterated its argument that spring...

Updated | Divers warned to keep away from Azure Window until site is considered 'safe'

Divers, mariners and bathers warned to stay away from the site which held the Azure Window until the necessary surveys and inspections have been carried out

Divers, mariners and bathers warned to stay away from the...

Infected citrus trees imported from Sicily enter Maltese market

Members of the public who purchased citrus trees in the past six months are to...

Members of the public who purchased citrus trees in the...

Azure Window collapse should be wake-up call, Church says

Church Comission: Azure Window collapse should prompt us to safeguard what is...

Church Comission: Azure Window collapse should prompt us to...