Long modern building with Watt Welt sign

Watt Welten UNESCO World Heritage Wadden Sea Visitor Centre

By Connor Walsh / 25th January 2021

About Name of organisation City of Norderney, Wadden Sea National Park Authority, BUND – Friends of the Earth Germany Funding support Public Number of staff 10 Number of visitors per year 80,000 Overall aims of the centre Environmental education and awareness raising Description of the centre The Watt Welten UNESCO World Heritage Wadden Sea Visitor…

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Guided group at sunrise on mudflat

Arche Wattenmeer

By Connor Walsh / 1st December 2020

About Arche Wattenmeer of NSG Schutzstation Wattenmeer e.V. We have 5 “stations” on Sylt and 20 along the west coast of “Schleswig-Holstein” (between Hamburg and Denmark). Protecting Mud flats, salt marshes, dunes, etc.; lots of migrant and local birds, harbor seals, porpoise, grey seals, and many more. Our exhibition is located in an old church,…

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Natureum Niederelbe

By / 5th March 2018

  About Natureum Niederelbe Naturkundemuseum und ökologische Station, Gemeinnützige Stiftung bürgerlichen Rechts Funding support: District Stade, Lower Saxony Number of staff: 15 Number of visitors per year: 30,000-40,000 Overall aims of the centre Rising awareness for understanding nature and environmental issues in coastal areas with special focus on the estuary of the river Elbe including…

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Nationalpark-Haus Husum

By / 4th March 2018

  About The Nationalpark-Haus Husum is situated at the Wadden Sea coast, right at the harbour of Husum, a 23,000 inhabitants town at the coast between the mouth of river Elbe and Denmark. The Wadden Sea covers the North Sea coast of Germany and parts of The Netherlands and Denmark. The area consists of large…

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