Tag: Environment

84 bird skins found in post

The parcel was screened by the canine unit at the MaltaPost sorting facility when one of the sniffer dogs, Stan, reacted positively to the large parcel.

“Constitution needs to address heritage” – Environment NGO

Flimkien Għal Ambjent Aħjar (FAA) is stating that a separate section must be added to the Constitution specifically to ensure that protection of Malta's heritage, environment, archaeology and historic landscapes, is ensured and enforceable by the necessary structures, administrative resources and effective legal remedies.

People protest in disapproval of Miżieb government deal with hunters

BirdLife says that there was a spontaneous gathering on Sunday

Government hands over Miżieb and Aħrax to hunters’ lobby during closed...

The signing ceremony was brought forward after it was initially planned for Sunday.

Għadira turtle nest registers low success rate

Only 17 eggs from the said nest hatched, with a success rate of 20.5%.

Toxins made by algae caused unexplained elephant deaths

Elephant carcasses were spotted in the Okavango Delta between May and June.

“Climate change is bigger than the pandemic”

He explained that this statement was made by his 9-year-old son, to which he expressed surprise that such a young person could understand the ramifications of climate change.

50% drop in emissions recorded at Msida station during partial lockdown...

During the coroavirus pandemic an extraordinary situation was experienced in terms of air quality, ERA remarked, explaining that the Msida station experienced a drop of 50% in nitrogen dioxide levels – a marker of emissions from road traffic.

80 tonnes of mulch after tree pruning in Ħaż-Żebbuġ

Organic 'waste' was repurposed into compost to be used in the locality