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

Breakthrough in food security with Dutch knowledge of saline agriculture

Thursday 02 March 2017

Crop field on Salt Farm texel

Dutch scientists have found a method for growing certain crops on salinized, non-arable farmland. This is truly an innovation, since food production on salinized soil has always been considered impossible. It was discovered that...Read more

Category: Klimaat