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.
Dutch volunteers of Wadden Sea World Heritage honored with UNESCO anniversary badge
On 14 April, Mayor Caroline van de Pol of Terschelling presented a World Heritage badge to three voluntary rangers.
Literature on artificial light at night and the Wadden Sea World Heritage in review
A new scientific literature review looks at the known effect of artificial light at night on organisms and ecosystems in the Wadden Sea or similar habitats.
Workshop focused on dune and beach management effects on breeding birds
Experts discussed a basic framework for developing guidelines concerning the effective management of dunes and beaches and the improvement of breeding habitat conditions.
Short animation shows the importance of dune dynamics
The Programme towards a Rich Wadden Sea, together with the Province of Noord-Holland, Staatsbosbeheer and Rijkswaterstaat, prepared a short animation about the importance of dune dynamics.
Joint clean-up frees Island of Spiekeroog from marine litter washed up in winter
On the East Frisian island of Spiekeroog, about 130 pupils, islanders and guests took part in an island-wide marine litter clean-up event today
Kick-off for SHIRE project on Wadden Sea fish history
What did the fish community in the Wadden Sea look like in historic times? What were drivers of change? These questions will be addressed in this project.