State of the Environment Report 2002

​The 2002 State of the Environment Report for Malta was published by the Ministry for Home Affairs and the Environment in August 2002. The report provides a snapshot of the status of the main components of the environment, identifies areas of pressures, identifies response measures, assesses trends in the overall quality of the environment, and recommends measures for improvement. The 2002 report included chapters on the following topics: environmental planning, management and sustainability; physical background, demography, tourism, mineral resources and land use; living resources, fisheries and agriculture; the coast and freshwater resources; solid and liquid wastes; natural and technological risks; energy: transformation, use and environmental impact; air quality; environmental education; and, general conclusions.

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