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8th August, 2022

New Interreg North Sea project to set up a light pollution measuring network approved

The overall objective of this small-scale project is to develop a light pollution monitoring network within the Wadden Sea area that combines different measurement methods to achieve reliable results.

14th July, 2022

Fundraising focus of Second East Atlantic Flyway Youth Forum

The 2nd East Atlantic Flyway Youth Forum (EAFYF) took place on 9 and 10 July 2022 and focused on building youth capacity in project development and writing grant proposals.

14th July, 2022

Workshop evaluates trilateral cooperation between ports and green NGOs

On 29 June 2022, some Partnership Hub Shipping Project partners, in collaboration with the Wadden Seaports, organized an online workshop with representatives of ports and eNGOs from Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands.

1st June, 2022

North Sea Conference showcases successful project results and promising ideas for new projects

From 23 to 25 May, the Common Wadden Sea Secretariat (CWSS) took part at the North Sea Region Conference which was held in the city of Bruges, Belgium.

30th June, 2022

Dutch Wadden Sea World Heritage partner programme honours its first "Ambassadeurs"

During the Day of the Wadden Sea (Dag van het wad) on 25 June the first Dutch "ambassadeurs" of the Wadden Sea World Heritage Site were honoured.

29th June, 2022

Common Wadden Sea Secretariat presents Wadden Sea issues at UN Ocean Conference

On 27 June 2022, Bernard Baerends, CWSS Executive Secretary, delivered a keynote at the High-Level Symposium on Water at the 2nd UN Ocean Conference in Lisbon, Portugal.

28th June, 2022

Call-out to Wadden Sea stakeholders: Please participate in brand survey

In an effort to gain insights on perceptions about the Wadden Sea World Heritage Brand, a Brand Audit to record the status quo is being conducted.

23rd June, 2022

CWSS participates in international scientific workshop at Banc d’Arguin National Park

The workshop with focus on geomorphological processes and biological changes at the Bellaât Lagoon was organised by CWSS’s partner the Parque National du Banc d’Arguin (PNBA).

16th June, 2022

Transnational visitor survey highlights the importance of protected nature to Wadden Sea guests

In 2020-2021, a visitor survey covering the entire destination of the Wadden Sea World Heritage in Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands was conducted. Its output shows that over 90 percent of guests know that the Wadden Sea is designated as World Heritage site.