News – latest Wadden Sea stories
New website offers collection of resources for Tourism, Enterprises and Sustainability
Sustainable tourism development… What does it mean, why is it important and how can enterprises increase their social, economic and environmental impact towards it?
North Sea Conference showcases successful project results and promising ideas for new projects
From 23 to 25 May, the Common Wadden Sea Secretariat (CWSS) took part at the North Sea Region Conference which was held in the city of Bruges, Belgium.
Omgevingsberaad Waddenzee visits CWSS and Lower Saxon partners
On 12-13 May 2022, the Omgevingsberaad Waddenzee (OBW) made a study visit to Lower Saxony in preparation for the Trilateral Governmental Conference.
PROWAD Link partners visited Norwegian colleagues in Geiranger
It was the first in-person meeting where all partners attended since the start of the pandemic for the partners of the Interreg project PROWAD Link.
New Guide outlines funding opportunities for Wadden Sea World Heritage projects
A new systematic analysis now gives a comprehensive overview of third-party funding opportunities specifically for projects in connection with the UNESCO Wadden Sea World Heritage.
World Migratory Bird Day spreads awareness on issues of artificial light at night
With the slogan “Dim the Light for Birds at Night”, everyone is called upon to reduce unnecessary light at night to avoid its negative impact on migratory birds.
Report on the key outcomes of the 15th International Scientific Wadden Sea Symposium now available
The deadline for paper submissions to the ISWSS edition of "Marine Biodiversity" is moved to 30 November 2022.
New East Atlantic Flyway Assessment Report presented to Wadden Sea Board
The 36th meeting of the Wadden Sea Board (WSB) took place in Varde, Denmark, on 28-29 April.
2022 East Atlantic Flyway Youth Forum focusses on fundraising
On July 9 and 10, young people (aged 18 – 30) from the East Atlantic Flyway will be able to learn from Maaike Manten in a compressed online course on grant writing in conservation.
International Wadden Sea School publishes new identification guide for animal tracks on the mudflat
Find out who was here! With the new identification guide, traces of birds and mammals on the mudflats can be identified by means of transparent foils
New East Atlantic Flyway assessment report shows flyway trends of migratory waterbird populations
In January 2020, over 13,000 people counted migratory waterbirds at more than 1,000 sites in 36 countries along the East Atlantic Flyway.