News & Events
International Coastal Cleanup Day 2017
The International Coastal Cleanup Day, an international volunteer effort to keep our oceans and waterways clean, was celebrated with events throughout the nation this week.
The main event in Hulhumalé today collected 399 bags of waste along a 3.5 km stretch of coastline. The total amount collected included 179 bags with plastics, 28 with metal and aluminium, 28 glass and 180 bags of general waste.September 16, 2017
Consultations on B.Olhugiri Management PlanEPA, the Ministry of Environment and Energy (MEE), Biosphere reserve office, and biosphere reserve trust fund carried out stakeholder consultations on Olhugiri from 2nd to 4th October 2017 in Baa Atoll. The consultations were carried out to present the environment management plan prepared for Olhugiri to the stakeholders and to obtain remarks and comments on the management plan.
EPA installs long-term sampling points in AA.ThoddooEPA has installed permanent sampling points for long-term groundwater quality monitoring in AA.Thoddoo with the assistance of Global Environment Facility’s (GEF) Integrated water resource management (IWRM) project in the island.