News

04. June 2015
On 2 June 2015, experts from around the Wadden Sea region met in Bremen, Germany, for the second of two workshops aimed at discussing the feasibility of and options for the establishment of a Wadden Sea World Heritage Competence Centre. The Bremen workshop was once again prepared and facilitated by Dr. Andy Brown. ... [more]
03. June 2015
The Joint Monitoring of Migratory Birds (JMMB) Group presents 25- and 10-year trends on 34 migratory bird species up to 2011/2012. For the first time trends of 10 sub-species are included in the progress report. ... [more]
26. May 2015
On 20 May 2015, Rüdiger Strempel, CWSS Secretary, presented the Wadden Sea World Heritage to a select group of German Members of Parliament (MP) during a "Parliamentary Evening" at the Federal Foreign Office in Berlin. ... [more]
19. May 2015
Linking regional and global aspects of nature conservation, two meetings held back to back in Bonn on 13 May 2015 discussed the protection of migratory birds along the East Atlantic Flyway. ... [more]
15. May 2015
At a one-day final project conference in Hamburg on 12 May 2015, representatives of the three Wadden Sea states, Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands as well as stakeholders from the business and conservation communities discussed the results of the transnational PROWAD project and explored the possibility of continuing this collaboration in the future. ... [more]
24. April 2015
Save the date! 9 -10 May 2015 is World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) 2015. The theme of this year’s WMBD is “Energy - make it bird - friendly!” A highly relevant topic for the Wadden Sea, which is a hotspot for migratory birds. 10 – 12 million birds stop over in our region each year on their migration routes between the Arctic and Africa. ... [more]
10. March 2015
For the first time, the Wadden Sea World Heritage was jointly presented by all three countries at this year's ITB Berlin, the world’s leading tourism fair, held from 4-8 March 2015. We were represented with a booth and a large photo exhibition in the sustainable tourism hall, as well as at panel discussions and stage presentations. In addition, every day one of the various partners presented examples of how World Heritage can be experienced in their region. ... [more]
19. February 2015
20 representatives from the Wadden Sea Board, States Parties, science and NGOs gathered at the Common Wadden Sea Secretariat in Wilhelmshaven on 18 February 2015 to discuss the feasibility of and options for the establishment of a Wadden Sea World Heritage Competence Centre. The workshop was prepared and facilitated by Dr. Andy Brown, an international advisor. ... [more]
04. February 2015
Small uninhabited islands are still demonstrating the dynamic geological processes in the Wadden Sea. In the presented Wadden Sea Ecosystem the authors are illustrating with a wide variety of aspects the dynamics of 7 small and uninhabited Wadden Sea islands. ... [more]
30. January 2015
On 28 and 29 January 2015 delegates from the three Wadden Sea states and NGO observers met in Wilhelmshaven for the 13th meeting of the Wadden Sea Board to discuss priorities for the work of trilateral cooperation in the coming years. ... [more]

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