The Environment and Resources Authority (ERA) has asked the Police to investigate the illegal construction works at Marsalforn.
Speaking to Newsbook.com.mt an ERA representative stated that when they investigated the matter they found out that the works were not being carried out by government entities or with a permit issued from a government body.
They also explained that such aconstruction working zone is declared as a special conservation area as the site in question requires a special permission from ERA under certain conditions to ensure that no harm is done to the marine eco-system.
ERA also explained how in the past months there were three instances where it halted illegal disposal of construction material in the sea.
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