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10th May, 2019

Wadden Sea still weak link in international Flyway

A new analysis of the large scale bird count in 33 countries along the East Atlantic Flyway indicates that a large number of bird species using the Wadden Sea are not doing well.

12th April, 2019

Experts highlight the situation of harbour porpoises in the Wadden Sea

Only native whales in the Wadden Sea - the focus of an international symposium held on 11 April 2019 was on harbour porpoises and their role in this tidal ecosystem.

17.05.2019

Theme-day Morphodynamics of the Wadden Sea

On May 17, the first NCK-theme day about "Morphodynamics of the Wadden Sea: recent research and future challenges" will be held in Leeuwarden.
 

25th February, 2019

Overeenstemming over maatregelen opruimen overboord geslagen lading MSC Zoe

De betrokken partijen in het Waddengebied hebben opnieuw gezamenlijk maatregelen afgesproken voor het opruimen van de (nog niet) aangespoelde lading uit de overboord geslagen containers.

27th February, 2019

New Ecosystem on trend of waterbirds in the Wadden Sea published

The most recent publication of the Wadden Sea Ecosystem series reports on the trends of migratory and wintering waterbird in the Wadden Sea.

8th January, 2019

Tuesday storm halts clean-up efforts of lost containers

For the past week, the relevant authorities as well as countless volunteers have worked at retrieving the cargo lost by container ship Zoe in the North Sea off the Dutch and German island of Borkum on the night of 1-2 January.

16th November, 2018

World Heritage marine site managers gather for workshop on Norderney to focus on marine litter

To discuss the impacts of marine litter on UNESCO World Heritage marine sites, World Heritage marine managers and marine litter experts from 11 different nations joined forces.