International Conference: “Saline Futures: Addressing Climate Change and Food Security”

Tuesday 11 December 2018

Aerial view Salt Farm Texel. Foto: Salt Farm Texel

The EU Interreg North Sea Region project SalFar will organise a scientific conference “Saline Futures: Addressing Climate Change and Food Security”. The conference will be held from 10-13 September 2019 in Leeuwarden, the...Read more

Category: Klimaat, Internationaal

Temperate Wadden Sea helps bar-tailed godwit adapt to climate change in the Arctic

Monday 15 October 2018

black-tailed godwit, on a mudflat in the Wadden Sea. Photo: Bart Vastenhouw via saxifraga

The amount of food in the Wadden Sea determines whether or not bar-tailed godwits will make it to their Siberian breeding grounds and back alive. In the latest issue of Nature Communications, Dr. Eldar Rakhimberdiev of the NIOZ...Read more

Category: Ecologie, Klimaat

International experts discuss sediment dynamics in the Wadden Sea

Thursday 06 September 2018

short film about sealevel rise, subsidence and sedimentation budget in the Dutch Wadden Sea

The only thing about the Wadden Sea that is constant is its continuous transformation: ebb and flood, wind and waves reform the mudflats, beaches, dunes and salt marshes on a daily basis. These strong natural dynamics were one of...Read more

Category: Geowetenschap, Internationaal, Klimaat