Birdlife Malta in Sicily with Legambiente

The start of a series of exchange visits to include cultural, historical and nature activities

Gozo school team wins international water award

At a recent ceremony in London a team of students from Gozo College Middle School won the Community Impact Award...

Presentation on Malta’s ocean literacy initiatives at EMSEA 2018 conference

Alan Deidun, a resident academic at the University of Malta’s Department of Geosciences and director of the...

Monitoring underwater marine noise pollution in the Med

The more intensive use and exploi­tation of the Mediterranean Sea is increasing underwater noise which ...

Encouraging public response to organic waste separation 

With little more than a week to go until the collection of organic waste separated at source comes into effect on...

Regular walking’s many benefits

One mission of the Ramblers’ Association is to promote a healthy way of life. Regular walking is widely...

Climate change will mean far more Mediterranean wildfires

Even if temperatures 'only' rise by 1.5°C, we can expect 40 per cent more area to burn

It’s autumn – walking time again

After a long, hot summer that discouraged physical activity out of water, the autumn programme of walks prepared...

€2.5m Malta-Italy project could help cut water use by 30 per cent

A University of Malta-led EU project worth €2.5 million has the potential of reducing Malta’s water...

EU’s top court confirms safety checks needed for new ‘GMO 2.0’

The EU’s top court recently ruled that a controversial new generation of food genetic engineering...

First steps taken to cut single-use plastics in Europe 

The European Commission has taken a leap forward in tackling plastic pollution, with new laws to reduce throwaway...

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Local academic graduates in marine spatial planning

Alan Deidun, resident academic within the Department of Geosciences at the University of Malta, was recently...

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Maltese study contributes to international book on biodiversity studies

Maltese artisanal fishermen and changing marine biodiversity feature in a new international book, Selected...

Malta in project on acquaculture feeds, fish waste

The identification of less polluting feeds for aquaculture is one of the objectives of a recently launched...

Collaboration between researchers and recreational fishing clubs

[attach id=661266 size="medium" align="right"]A Scorpionfish about to be released. Photo: Sandra Agius...

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FoE Malta suggests extending deposit scheme to other containers

Friends of the Earth Malta (FoE Malta) has expressed support for the proposed introduction of the Beverage...

Marine research presented at international symposium

Four academics from the University of Malta recently presented their marine-related research at the 15th edition...

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Bid to protect plant biodiversity in Natura 2000 sites in Malta, Sicily

An ambitious project was recently launched aimed at reducing the loss of important and endangered plant species...

‘What I do matters’ at college primary

‘What I do matters… to me, to you, to the poor’ was the theme of a week-long series of...

Oceanography students hold boot camp in Gozo

Students on the MSc course in Applied Oceanography recently completed a one week-long live-in boot camp...