State of Water Resources Malta is one of the ten poorest countries globally in terms water of resources per inhabitant. Wastewater Sewage is the wastewater of the community. It is mainly made up of discharges from households and industry. Water in Agriculture Malta’s arable land is mostly rain fed in which a variety of crops – especially cereals – are cultivated. Ownership of Water in Malta Some Milestones in the History of Legislation dealing with Ownership of Water Resources. Geological Habitat of Malta’s Aquifers The Maltese archipelago is made up almost entirely of exposed marine Tertiary sedimentary rocks deposited from 40 to 5 million years ago. L-ilma fil-Mandraġġ In-nies li issa kienu joqgħodu l-Mandragg ma’ kellhomx sistema ta’ ilma fid-djar għajr li jinqdew minn waħda mill-għejjun naturali li kien hawn fil-Belt. Sewage - A Discarded Resource Malta is gearing up to start using the sewage that is currently treated and thrown out to sea. Without a holistic Water Plan however, these plans risk going down the drain. Will Malta's Water Plan See The Light of Day? Never have Malta’s groundwater resources been in such a precarious state.