Wadden Seaports

The ‘Wadden Seaport’  Initiative

Wadden Seaports of Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands understand themselves as partners in safeguarding the outstanding international values of the Wadden Sea. They want to invite interested partners to share ‘Best Practices’ and the raising of awareness for the sustainable use of the Wadden Sea on this site.

Read more of the initiative in the Letter of Intent of the Wadden Seaports

You can find ‘Best Practices’  by:

  1. Selecting a port in the map or portlabel (see below) en check out what ‘Best practices’ are listed in this port.
  2. Go to ‘Best Practices’ in the menu. This contains a list of all Best Practices and a search machine.

If you are interested to learn more or join this initiative, please send an E-mail to:


Trilateral Port Conference: cooperation for the benefit of the Wadden Sea region

The Wadden Seaports invite you: In the course of the 14th Trilateral Wadden Sea Conference of the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection, the Wadden Sea Ports Conference will take place on November 28, 2022 in Wilhelmshaven. Dutch, Danish and German ports are looking forward to a lively exchange about projects and initiatives from the ports. We want to show the contributions of various stakeholders in the ports and in workshops strengthen the dialogue and cooperation of all stakeholders with a view to the Wadden Sea. In addition to the ports, the responsible authorities, representatives from politics, the port industry and of course the environmental associations are addressed. More information and an agenda will follow in the coming weeks.

Ports of the Wadden Sea