Presentations

In this page you will find all presentations of the 13th International Scientific Wadden Sea Symnposium 'An integrated approach to emerging challenges in a World Heritage Site'. The presentations are available in PDF-format and video.

Wednesday 21 November 2012

Prof. Jouke van Dijk, chairman Waddenacademie
Welcome and outline programme Video

Annemie Burger, representative of the Ministry of Economic Affairs
Official welcome Video

Prof. Victor de Jonge, University of Hull
Welcome on behalf of ECSA
PDF, Video

Peter Ilsøe, chairman Wadden Sea Board
Current status trilateral cooperation; importance of the ISWSS meetings
Video

Jens Enemark, CWSS
Wadden Sea World Heritage: the role of science
PDF, Video

Prof. Karsten Reise, AWI Wadden Sea Station Sylt
Keynote: Turning tides: a natural history of the Wadden Sea
PDF, Video

Prof. Chul-hwan Koh, Seoul National University
Keynote: The Getbol: the Korean Wadden Sea – status, development pressures and conservation efforts
PDF, Video

Dr. Fergus Molloy, Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority
Keynote: Integrating science with management of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park/World heritage Property
PDF, Video

Theme 1 Climate and Water

Warm-up for theme Climate and Water
Video

Prof. Hans von Storch, Institute for Coastal Research of the Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht
Recent policy relevant progress in scientific knowledge about regional climate risks and regional climate service
PDF, Video

Prof. Pier Vellinga, National research program Knowledge for Climate & Wageningen University
Adaptation to climate change in the Wadden Sea. The Dutch approach
PDF, Video

Modeling the turbulent Wadden Sea; what's needed most? by Prof. Hans Burchard, Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde
PDF, Video

Regional sea level rise and the Wadden Sea by Dr. Mark van Koningsveld, Delft University of Technology
PDF, Video

General discussion theme Climate and Water with the audience
Video

Thursday 22 November

Theme 2 Biodiversity

Warm-up for theme biodiversity
Video

Prof. Helmut Hillebrand, Institute for Chemistry and Biology of the Marine Environment, Oldenburg-Wilhelmshaven
Linking biodiversity change to ecosystem functions – from general concepts to applied issues
PDF, Video

Dr. Harald Asmus, AWI Wadden Sea Station Sylt
Under what sort of conditions are food webs stable or can they be stabilized? A foresight for the Wadden Sea
PDF, Video

Prof. Han Olff, University of Groningen
Restoring ecosystem engineering species in the intertidal – the case of mussel beds in the Netherlands
PDF, Video

Marc van Roomen, SOVON, and Tim Dodman, Wetlands International
Wadden Sea Flyway Initiative by
PDF, Video

General discussion theme biodiversity with the audience
Video

Theme 3 Science for Management and Policy

Warm-up for theme 3
Video

Dr. Esther Turnhout, Wageningen University
The science policy interface: challenges and opportunities for international Wadden Sea research and governance
PDF, Video

Dr. Rob Steijn, Arcadis
Wadden Sea governance; Lessons from OURCOAST
PDF, Video

EBDa.D. Heinz Glindemann, chairman advisory board TIDE
Long term challenges for tidal estuaries
PDF, Video

Dr. Katja Philippart, NIOZ
Sensing marine life and livelihoods at the seashore -Towards an integrated monitoring network and data portal for the Wadden Sea, a coastal UNESCO World Heritage site
PDF, Video

Dr. Aad Smaal, IMARES
Mussel beds in the Dutch Wadden Sea: natural dynamics, fishery impacts and restoration options
PDF, Video

General discussion theme Science for Management and Policy with the audience
Video

Friday 23 November

Theme 4 Sustainability and Ecosystem Services

Warm-up for theme 4
Video

Dr. Ralf Döring, VTI Hamburg
Fisheries management in the Wadden Sea from an economic perspective – Sustainable use of stocks and the preservation of ecosystem services
PDF, Video

Prof. Gilles de Langen, University of Groningen/Province of Fryslân
On the value and future of the Frisian historical landscape
PDF, Video

Prof. Victor de Jonge, University of Hull
Harbour developments and its effects on ecological functioning and structures
PDF, Video

Drs. Albert Postma, Stenden University
Towards sustainable tourism in the Wadden Sea Region
PDF, Video

General discussion theme Sustainability and Ecosystem Services with the audience
Video

Ir. Rindert Dankert PDF and Dr. Hessel Speelman PDF: announcement of the Wadden Academy awards for the best Wadden-related Bachelor’s thesis (College level) and Master’s thesis (University level) to Daniël Postma MSc (PDF)
Video

Prof. Jouke van Dijk: concluding remarks
Video