News – latest Wadden Sea stories
Call for papers: Contribute beyond the ISWSS symposium in the journal “Marine Biodiversity”
Contribute to the topical collection „Biodiversity and Ecology of the Wadden Sea under changing environments“ in the journal “Marine Biodiversity”.
Simultaneous waterbird counts along the East Atlantic Flyway presently conducted
During the January weekends, you will dedicated ornithologists along the coastline of the East Atlantic Flyway, counting the waterbirds present in their specific area.
Project Young Climate Action for World Heritage approved
World Heritage sites are to be preserved for future generations.
Norderney Wadden Sea visitor centre receives sustainable education award
The award honors innovative educational offers that demonstrate how sustainibility can be embedded into the German educational sector.
Prowad Link launches Sustainable Innovation Challenge
The organisers are on the lookout for ideas – big and small – that will enhance the protection and revitalisation of the North Sea region’s natural and cultural value and it’s the communities.
Scientists see Wadden Sea at serious risk due to climate change
International Scientific Symposium on Wadden Sea World Heritage formulates recommendations on protection of ecosystem and biodiversity
Expert Group Salt Marshes and Dunes sights Marconi salt marshes
During their last meeting in October 2021, the members of the Expert Group Salt Marshes and Dunes visited the Marconi salt marshes, a salt marsh development project by Bioshape in the Netherlands.
IWSS network met at workshop in Denmark
More than 30 representatives from the whole Wadden Sea met on 8-10 November 2021 in Denmark at the annual International Wadden Sea School (IWSS) workshop.
UNESCO calls for substantial investment in science to protect marine World Heritage against climate impact
A new report, Ocean Science Roadmap for UNESCO Marine World Heritage, reveals that three quarters of marine World Heritage sites are unprepared for the impacts of climate change, because of a lack of scientific knowledge.
Wadden Sea Flyway Initiative supports initiative from Guinée Ecologie in Guinea for World Migratory Bird Day
Each year, World Migratory Bird Day is celebrated in May and October to highlight the need for international collaboration to ensure the conservation of migratory birds and their habitats on a global scale.