Promoting research, networking on nature-based solutions

The Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (Mcast) is coordinating a €1 million Horizon 2020 funded...

Eco-Schools students audit the Education Ministry building

Thirty Eco-Schools students from six schools recently conducted an environmental audit at the Ministry for...

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Science with, for and by the people

December 1900 marked the first ever ‘Christmas Bird Count’ in the US. Its aim was to get people...

Plastic-eating microbes could be the answer to plastic problem

One of the key culprits for the mounting plastic pollution problem is the staggering amount of single-use plastic...

Hands off our valleys!

February will see the last cold days of winter through. Although the season will still have 21 days to run, the...

Don’t be part of the problem, be part of the solution

Martina Mifsud was recently chosen by Young Reporters for the Environment (YRE)...

Ramblers’ winter programme of walks

The Ramblers’ Association of Malta recently announced its programme of walks for the first quarter of the...

EU agrees unprecedented cuts to single-use plastics

However reduction targets missing and collection targets delayed

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A pedestrian crossing mainly for ramblers

The Ramblers’ Association of Malta and the Friends of The Victoria Lines Trail have thanked Infrastructure...

Research project on use of water in agriculture concluded

The ‘Fostering Water-Agriculture Research and Innovation in Malta’ (FOWARIM) project was recently...

€1m PV research project launched at Mcast

A €1 million EU project led by the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (Mcast) aimed at promoting...

Plastic Bay

Plastic: invented in the beginning of the 20th century, revolutionised in the 1960s, now the cause of a global...

University group presents research on sustainable fisheries

The University of Malta’s Conservation Biology Research Group (CBRG-UM) recently contributed six...

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Field surveys in Maltese waters

Sampling of Maltese waters recently started as part of a nine-month field survey to assess and monitor the impact...

Enforcement conspicuous by its absence

Malta’s countryside takes on a different and normally short-lived perspective with the approach of the...

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...