News – latest Wadden Sea stories
New Interreg project PROWAD LINK kicked off with first partner meeting
The first PROWAD LINK partner meeting in Hamburg on 25-26 September 2018 served as starting point of the project.
Natural forces and human impact: International experts discuss sediment dynamics in the Wadden Sea
Stakeholders from the trilateral Wadden Sea community met on 30 August 2018 in Wilhelmshaven to discuss sediment dynamics and management.
Heads of European water secretariats meet in Wilhelmshaven
On August 20 and 21, 2018, the heads of the secretariats of the European Water Commissions and Conventions and the Trilateral Wadden Sea Cooperation gathered for their annual meeting at the CWSS premises in Wilhelmshaven.
CAFF Regional Flyway Coordinator based in Wilhelmshaven
CWSS is pleased to welcome Sergio Rejado Albaina, the new Regional Flyway Coordinator for Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), to the CWSS premises!
Meeting of the three German natural World Heritage sites in Messel
In 2016, CWSS initiated an annual jour fixe of the Secretariats of the three German natural World Heritage sites aimed at exchanging information, fostering synergies and increasing their visibility among German World Heritage sites.
Wadden Sea Education at a glance: New IWSS website
The website of the International Wadden Sea School (IWSS) has a new face and many new features.
New Interreg project linking sustainable growth with nature protection approved
In their June meeting, the Interreg North Sea Region Programme’s Steering Committee approved the project “PROWAD LINK”.
Grey seal population in the Wadden Sea shows more than ten years of growth
With a 13-percent increase of counted individuals since 2017 and a steady growth for more than ten years, the grey seal has re-established a stable stock in the Wadden Sea area.
Interreg project Building with Nature wins international video competition
The Interreg NSR project 'Building with Nature' submitted a short video for the video competition of the Interreg North Sea Region Programme. From ten entries this video was chosen as the winner.
Wadden Sea ministers discuss trilateral future in Leeuwarden
On 18 May, the Wadden Sea ministers adopted the Leeuwarden Declaration at the 13th Trilateral Wadden Sea Conference.
Global community celebrates World Migratory Bird Day 2018
World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) is an annual awareness-raising campaign highlighting the need for the conservation of migratory birds and their habitats. It has a global outreach and is an effective tool to help raise global awareness of the threats faced by migratory birds, their ecological importance, and the need for international cooperation to conserve them.