Our Ancestral Country Allies: The Rubble Walls

  • Josianne VellaEmail author
  • Jesús Garrido


Rubble Walls, locally known as \(\hbox{--} H\) –itan tas-Sejjieћ, are a predominant and integral feature of the Maltese rural landscape. These traditional agricultural structures reflect the history, knowledge, and skill of our ancestral agrarian societies. For ages, Maltese farmers have realized the important role that these walls play in the preservation and sustainability of the local agricultural economy.


Soil Erosion Conservation Practice Universal Soil Loss Equation Soil Erosion Rate Building Technique 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Integrated Resources Management (IRM) Co. Ltd.SengleaMalta

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