Environmental Protection Department

Environmentalists file EUR 48 mln lawsuit against Grigeo Klaipeda

Lithuania's Environmental Protection Department has filed a 48 million euro civil lawsuit against Grigeo Klaipeda, a Klaipeda-based cardboard producer that...

Oil leaks from Butinge terminal moves towards Latvia

Up to two tons of crude oil spilled on Monday from the loading buoy at the Butinge oil terminal of the Polish-owned Lithuanian oil refining and import...

Salmon and sea-trout fishing banned in Lithuania (2)

Limited salmon and sea-trout fishing is banned in Lithuania from Friday, the country's Environmental Protection Department said.

Kaunas opens for more street food

The Square of the Constituent Seimas and the Daugirdas Amphitheater are two new places where Kaunas residents and guests will be attracted by not only the...

Pieces of paraffin wax-like substance on beaches traced to Russia (1)

Pieces of a substance similar to paraffin wax that were found washed up on Lithuania 's beaches last week apparently came from Russia 's Baltic Sea exclave...