This page provides an overview and download possibility for all the documents related to the nomination of the Wadden Sea as a World Heritage site from 2008 to 2014.
In June 2014, the UNESCO World Heritage Committee decided to extend the Wadden Sea World Heritage site with the Danish part of the Wadden Sea and an additional German offshore part. The whole Wadden Sea is now a World Heritage property to be protected for the benefit of all mankind.
Video of the inscription of the Wadden Sea from the 38th Session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committtee in Doha on 23 June 2014.
The full list of the Nomination documents:
|English||Supplementary Information (23 MB)|
|Maps||Property and Extension Nomination (3 MB)|
Extension Denmark and Germany (January 2013)
The Wadden Sea, Germany and Netherlands (N1314) -
Extension Denmark and Germany (January 2013) (23 MB)
|Volume II||Annexes The Wadden Sea, Germany and Netherlands (N1314) (43 MB)|
|Maps||Wadden Sea World Heritage maps (N1314) (ZIP 17 MB)|
|Part 1||Application for Minor Boundary Modification Hamburg (4 MB)|
|Part 2||Annex with official documents (2 MB)|
|Maps||Wadden Sea World Heritage maps with minor boundary modification (ZIP 10 MB)|
|English||Supplementary Information (3 MB)|
|Deutsch||Ergänzende Informationen (3 MB)|
|Maps||Nominated Property The Wadden Sea (5 MB)|
|Nominated Property Wadden Sea Coordinates Map (0.6 MB)|
|Nominated Property Maps Overview (5 MB)|
|Volume 1||Nomination of the Dutch-German Wadden Sea as World Heritage Site (44 MB)|
|Volume 2||Annexes 1 - 24 (5 MB)|
|German Version with Annexes|