Seal counts 2017: Harbour seal pup count reaches all-time high; overall population stagnates

Friday 10 November 2017

Seals. Photo Kees van der Krift. Beeldbank RWS

During the 2017 aerial surveys for harbour seal counts, the number of newborn harbour seal pups in the Wadden Sea registered was the highest since the first surveys in 1975. In the same year, the overall population decreased...Read more

Category: Ecologie, Internationaal

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