UNESCO released the first global scientific assessment of its World Heritage marine sites’ blue carbon ecosystems, highlighting the critical environmental value of these habitats.
About 395,000 breeding pairs of coastal breeding birds occur in the transnational Wadden Sea, of which 75% inhabit the islands and Halligen.
On 27 November, the trilateral webinar Sediment Solutions was held.
On 19 November 2020 the Wadden Sea Board chair, members and advisors as well as the Common Wadden Sea Secretariat (CWSS) came together in a 2-hour online session.
A focal topic of the report is climate change. A lead essay discusses the current and projected climate change impacts in the Wadden Sea.
Due to the ongoing pandemic, the ISWSS15 will now take place on 30 November to 3 December 2021.
World Fish Migration Day is a one day global celebration to create awareness on the importance of free flowing rivers and migratory fish.
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.