The Wadden Sea World Heritage site is being affected by climate change. The extent, however, is as yet unclear.
On 21 November 2019 the 30th meeting of the Wadden Sea Board was held.
The Expert Group Seals (EG-Seals) of the Trilateral Wadden Sea Cooperation estimates a total of 40,800 harbour seals in their newly published 2019 harbour seal report.
New IPCC-report underpins the importance of Danish-Dutch-German cooperation.
The recently published brochure "Wadden Sea Flyway Initiative: Linking the Wadden Sea World Heritage Site with tropical wetlands and the Arctic tundra" gives an overview about results of the flyway monitoring within the Wadden Sea Flyway Initiative.
Voorgestelde wijziging van de governance structuur moet de coördinatie zowel van het Waddenbeleid als van het Waddenbeheer versterken.