Tag: Flora

Chilean rat found in the wild; ERA assessing status

Invasive Alien Species (IAS) are animals and plants that are introduced accidentally or deliberately into a natural environment where they are not normally found, with serious negative consequences for their new environment. They represent a major threat to native plants and animals in Europe, causing damage worth billions of Euros to the European economy every year.

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...

Photos: Comino’s treasures in pictures

Recently Newsbook.com.mt reported on a property advert ‘mistakenly’ published by the estate agent Engel and Volker which stated that it was offering 17.5 acres...