Tag: ERA

ERA to appeal Qala villa permit

The Environment Authory (ERA) has appealed a decision taken by the Planning Authority that allowed the destruction of a room in Qala in order for the land to be turned into a villa.

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No more permits to build new fuel stations – Muscat

Government MP Alex Muscat who also chairs the Parliamentary Environment and Development Planning Committee said that according to the draft policy no...

Tarmac plant slapped with a stop order

A tarmac manufacturing plant in Ħal Far has been slapped with a stop order issued by the environmental watchdog on Thursday. The...

15 fines, 1 enforcement order issued by ERA against tuna farm...

The Environment and Resource Authority (ERA) issued fifteen fines and one compliance and enforcement order against tuna farm operators in 2019, the...

Herrera threatens quarry seizures if they remain closed to construction dumping

The Environment Minister has said he will use legal powers to stop private quarries from implementing a ban on construction companies dumping construction waste.Mr...

Slime along Maltese coast not from fish farming; cleaning vessel picks...

The Environmental Resources Authority had clarified that sightings of slime along the Maltese coast today, was in fact algae.The body makes the announcement after...

Watch: More trees get uprooted in Qala

More trees are being eradicated from the site upon which a seven-storey block will be built in Qala.The carob trees in Triq il-Wardija and...

PN calls out Environment Minister for “voting against ERA itself”

Partit Nazzjonalista (PN) has called out the Minister for the Environment José Herrera, for voting against ERA’s position in the Partial Local Plan Review...

Gozo Spider Orchid now on ERA list of protected species

The Gozo Spider Orchid is among a list of protected species of flora and fauna which will be conserved under new regulations drawn up...