News – latest Wadden Sea stories
Common Wadden Sea Secretariat publishes annual report on trilateral activities
A focal topic of the report is climate change. A lead essay discusses the current and projected climate change impacts in the Wadden Sea.
Report on vulnerability of the Wadden Sea World Heritage to climate change published
Extreme heat events, temperature increase and sea level rise could be the key stressors of climate change, which will affect the Wadden Sea World Heritage site.
5th PROWAD LINK partner meeting held online
A two-day online meeting full of impulse presentations, break out rooms and a virtual introduction to Geiranger was conducted on 4-5 November 2020.
Dark sky on Mandø in focus of recent co-creation workshop
Far away from the disturbing light of big cities, the Danish island of Mandø has an immensely starry night you can take a "star bath" in.
Experts observe a stable harbour seal population in the Wadden Sea
In August 2020, 28,352 harbour seals were counted in the Danish-Dutch-German Wadden Sea and Helgoland. This is the highest count yet recorded since 1975.
15th International Scientific Wadden Sea Symposium postponed to end of 2021
Due to the ongoing pandemic, the ISWSS15 will now take place on 30 November to 3 December 2021.
International community celebrates World Fish Migration Day
World Fish Migration Day is a one day global celebration to create awareness on the importance of free flowing rivers and migratory fish.
Co-creation workshop gave platform for new Wadden Sea services
The first co-creation workshop held by the National Park Authority in Tönning, Germany, was attended by 11 partners of the Schleswig-Holstein National Park.
Wadden Sea Seals Agreement signed 30 years ago
On 16 October 1990, 30 years ago today, the Agreement on the Conservation of Seals in the Wadden Sea, or Wadden Sea Seals Agreement (WSSA), was signed.
Nationalpark Vadehavet celebrates 10th anniversary
On the 16 October 2010 His Royal Highness Prince Joachim inaugurated the Danish National Park Wadden Sea.
New video clip on the wonders of the Wadden Sea World Heritage published
The Common Wadden Sea Secretariat has published a new introduction video for the Wadden Sea World Heritage.