Nyheder – de seneste historier fra Vadehavsområdet
Sascha Klöpper appointed as new Executive Secretary of the Common Wadden Sea Secretariat
The Trilateral Wadden Sea Cooperation of Denmark, Germany, and the Netherlands has appointed Sascha Klöpper as new Executive Secretary of the Common Wadden Sea Secretariat (CWSS). Klöpper will officially take office on 1 March 2024.
Wadden Sea Youth Weekend in May in now open for registration
As a next step towards a Trilateral Wadden Youth Network, the Wadden Sea Youth Weekend will be held on 9 to 12 May 2024 on Schiermonnikoog (NL).
Insights from 2023 East Atlantic Flyway counts highlight global efforts for the protection of migratory birds
To understand the dynamics of migratory bird populations and the pressures they face, a comprehensive count of migratory waterbirds takes place every three years in January along the East Atlantic Flyway (EAF).
Experts call for action to address climate change in the Wadden Sea
Climate change is having profound effects on the Wadden Sea, primarily through temperature and sea level rise, as well as extreme weather events.
Wadden Sea states send report on the State of Conservation to World Heritage Centre
In response to the World Heritage’s Committee Decision 45COM 7B.23 of September 2023, a report was sent to the World Heritage Centre.
New tourism project shifts focus to guests’ role in protecting nature
In October 2023, the three-year Interreg project VaBene was launched with the goal of developing sustainable experience programmes.
Second Wadden Festival gave a sustainable adventure through Franeker
On 25 January 2024, more than two hundred stakeholders of the Dutch Wadden Sea region came together for a day full of inspiration and networking at the Wadden Festival.
Janne Liburd bid farewell on occasion of the Wadden Sea Board’s 42nd meeting
For more than 8 years, since 2015, Janne Liburd contributed to the Trilateral Wadden Sea Cooperation as WSB Member.
A few spots left for the Second Trilateral Swimway Conference
Scheduled from 17-19 April 2024, in Groningen, Netherlands, the second Trilateral Swimway Conference is dedicated to understanding and preserving diverse fish life cycles in the world's largest tidal flats system.
Anne-Marie Vægter Rasmussen: "Important to understand the Wadden Sea as part of a bigger story"
A lawyer by education, Anne-Marie Vægter Rasmussen has been working in the Danish Ministry of Environment for most of her career.
Wadden Sea Youth Weekend will bring together young adults in May 2024
As a next step towards a Trilateral Wadden Youth Network, a larger event will be held on 9 to 12 May 2024 on Schiermonnikoog (NL).
High schoolers present their climate action projects for World Heritage
In the school year 2022-2023, in the Wadden Sea World Heritage Site, students from from Denmark, Germany, and the Netherlands learned about the challenges climate change poses on the Wadden Sea and developed their own projects.