Wadden Sea educators celebrate 20 years of IWSS networking
On 8-10 November 2023, the representatives of more than 20 visitor centres and the Wadden Sea Youth met on the East Frisian Island of Norderney for their annual trilateral workshop.
New book highlights 50 years of East Atlantic Flyway Conservation and Research
In April 2023, a group of renowned researchers from nine countries met on the Wadden Sea Hallig Langeneß for the “East Atlantic Flyway Week”, organised by LT&C, WWF, and Schutzstation Wattenmeer.
Harbour seal counts in the Wadden Sea show decrease third year in a row
The yearly pup counts of 2023 revealed a 10% increase in pup numbers, while the yearly count of all harbour seals during the moult decreased by 4% compared to 2022.
Transnational exchange on mainstreaming nature-based solutions in St. Malo
From 10 to 12 October 2023, the project partners of "MANABAS COAST" met in St. Malo, France to exchange their experiences with mainstreaming Nature-based Solutions (NbS).
Marine World Heritage site managers exchanged know how and practices in Esbjerg
Between 5 and 9 October, over 30 site managers from 23 World Heritage marine Sites met at the fifth edition of the UNESCO World Heritage Marine Managers Conference in Esbjerg, Denmark.
Trilateral cooperation and dark sky activities presented at EUROPARC 2023
Over 400 participants met from 3 to 6 of October in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands, for the annual EUROPARC Conference.
Experts discuss how to stop biodiversity loss at international marine conservation conference PMC
The Common Wadden Sea Secretariat (CWSS), representing the Trilateral Wadden Sea Cooperation, actively participated in the event.
Flyway Initiative participates in deployment of Rapid Expert Group on Health in The Gambia’s fight against avian flu
In early 2023, a large outbreak of the or avian flu was documented in West Africa. In The Gambia, more than 7,500 waterbirds have died around coastal nature reserves.
Wadden Sea represented at 5th World Heritage Site Managers’ Forum
Themed "Managing World Heritage for the Next 50 Years", the event aimed to empower and create new opportunities for site managers by sharing their personal knowledge and expanding their networks and experiences at an international level.
TWSC Statement on the UNESCO State of conservation of the Wadden Sea World Heritage Site
The Trilateral Wadden Sea Cooperation of Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands supported by the Common Wadden Sea Secretariat is preparing a joint report to address the World Heritage Committee’s requests and to respond to the raised concerns.
Inspiring conservation narratives exchanged at the EAFYF 2023
The 3rd East Atlantic Flyway Youth Forum (EAFYF 2023) was concluded on 10 September 2023, after two days of intensive training and collaborative work.