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12th July, 2021

2020-2021 Wadden Sea grey seal report: counts show continued growth.

The 2020-2021 counts show a steady increase in the number of grey seals in the Wadden Sea.

18.05.2021

Second NCK-Waddenacademie theme day

Webinar

9th March, 2021

32nd meeting of the Wadden Sea Board held online

Due to the ongoing pandemic, the 32nd meeting of the Wadden Sea Board, postponed from November 2020, was held online on 4 March 2021.

2nd March, 2021

New research demonstrates crucial role of World Heritage marine sites in fighting climate change

UNESCO released the first global scientific assessment of its World Heritage marine sites’ blue carbon ecosystems, highlighting the critical environmental value of these habitats.

22nd January, 2021

New report on breeding birds in the Wadden Sea published

About 395,000 breeding pairs of coastal breeding birds occur in the transnational Wadden Sea, of which 75% inhabit the islands and Halligen.

21st January, 2021

Avian flu in the Wadden Sea World Heritage

Information on the current animal disease situation and the developments of avian influenza viruses in the Wadden Sea World Heritage.

16th December, 2020

First results of 2020 flyway count published

In January 2020 the third Total Count of the East Atlantic Flyway was organized. The now published compilation of national reports gives a first overview of the bird numbers counted in 32 countries along the Flyway.