09. March 2016
Breeding birds in the Wadden Sea do not raise enough offspring to keep the population in a healthy condition. This is the conclusion of a review published today by the Common Wadden Sea Secretariat and the Joint Monitoring Breeding Bird Group (JMBB). ... [more]
08. March 2016
On 3 March 2016, the Common Wadden Sea Secretariat participated in the official opening event of the Land of Discovery 2016 of the Kulturnetzwerk Weser-Ems and the Lower Saxon Wadden Sea National Park. ... [more]
16. February 2016
On 11 February 2016, the first meeting of Germany´s three UNESCO World Natural Heritage sites took place in Wilhelmshaven, at the invitation of the CWSS. ... [more]
12. February 2016
29 stranded sperm whales have been found dead or in severe condition in North Sea waters since the beginning of January 2016. ... [more]
08. February 2016
As of December 2015, the Danish-Dutch-German Wadden Sea is included in the List of Transboundary Ramsar Sites, under the name “Wadden Sea”. ... [more]
23. November 2015
From 9 to 14 November 2015, the 6th session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds, AEWA (AEWA MOP 6) took place in Bonn, Germany. ... [more]
12. November 2015
In addition to substantive issues related to Wadden Sea Conservation, the future promotion and sustainable development of the Wadden Sea World Heritage site were central themes at the 15th meeting of the Wadden Sea Board (WSB 15), held in Wilhelmshaven on 4 November 2015. ... [more]
02. November 2015
The harbour seal population in the Wadden Sea remains stable in 2015. Despite an increasing number of dead animals along the shore lines in autumn and winter 2014, caused by the appearance of the Influenza A virus, the overall population has remained largely unaffected. ... [more]
29. October 2015
On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Wadden Sea Seals Agreement this month, the Executive Secretary of the Bonn Convention (CMS), Bradnee Chambers, and the Secretary of CWSS, Rüdiger Strempel, co-authored an op-ed. Entitled Europe's Wadden Sea seals on the 'up', ... [more]