ISISA Newsletter July 2017

Tuesday 15 August 2017

Klaas Deen presented on Kangaroo Island the outlines of the coming ISISA Conference

The International Small Islands Studies Association (ISISA) released a newsletter with a short report of the 15th Islands of the World ISISA conference on Kangaroo Island.Read more

Category: Internationaal

Wadden Sea Day 2017 Partnering for World Heritage

Thursday 10 August 2017


On 31 August 2017, the Common Wadden Sea Secretariat and the National Park Lower Saxon Wadden Sea will hold the annual Wadden Sea Day at the UNESCO Wadden Sea World Heritage Visitor Centre in Wilhelmshaven.Read more

Category: Internationaal

Online survey on risk perception in the Wadden Sea Region

Friday 14 July 2017

Zon op het Wad foto:TS

Helmholz Center Geesthacht (HZG) and the Wadden Sea Forum (WSF) invite the general public in the Wadden Sea region to take part in an online survey.Read more

Category: Internationaal, General

Conference ISISA 2017 completed

Thursday 13 July 2017

Handing over the flag. On the picture from left to right: Peter Clements of Kangaroo Island, President of ISISA Godfrey Baldacchino Enklaine Deen, Executive Secretary of the Wadden Academy.

The 15th ISISA (International Small Island Studies Association) conference took place on Kangaroo Island (Australia) from 2 to 7 July.Read more

Category: Internationaal

14th International Scientific Wadden Sea Symposium works towards Trilateral Research Agenda

Tuesday 16 May 2017

Scientists from Denmark, Germany, and the Netherlands discussed common research goals at the 14th ISWSS.Read more

Category: Internationaal

14th International Scientific Wadden Sea Symposium started in Tønder

Tuesday 09 May 2017

Opening of the conference in Tønder ISWSS14. Photo: CWSS

How many fish and mussels can be taken from the Wadden Sea without disrupting the ecosystem? How will climate change and rising sea-levels influence the flora and fauna of the Wadden Sea? How can tourists enjoy the Wadden Sea...Read more

Category: Internationaal

Job Offer Common Wadden Sea Secretariat

Monday 08 May 2017

Aerial picture of het wadden area near Schiermonnikoog. Photo: Joop van Houdt. Beeldbank RWS

The Common Wadden Common Wadden Sea Secretariat (CWSS) in Wilhelmshaven, Germany, is seeking to recruit, as soon as possible, a "Programme Officer, Emerging Issues, Science and Data Management".Read more

Category: Internationaal

Draft Trilateral Research Agenda published

Tuesday 02 May 2017

Cover draft Trilaterale Onderzoek Agenda

The draft Trilateral Research Agenda is public and will be discussed next week at the 14th International Scientific Wadden Sea Region Symposium in Tønder, Denmark.Read more

Category: Internationaal, Waddenacademie

How sediment living animals are affected by environmental pollution

Tuesday 25 April 2017

Worms on a mudflat

In his doctoral thesis, Joao Leite Gusmão Junior investigates how the ecological function of sediment-living animals, such as cockles and worms, is affected by environmental pollution, changes in their habitat, and the arrival of...Read more

Category: Ecologie