The goals of the workshop are to:
Enhance and strengthen the trilateral network of experts working on climate change in the field of nature conservation and coastal risk management.
Facilitate exchange of knowledge between the three Wadden Sea states.
Gather input for the evaluation of the trilateral climate change adaptation strategy.
Link climate change adaptation to the UNESCO World Heritage goals e.g. sustaining the Outstanding Universal Value and Integrity of the Wadden Sea.
Keynotes will be provided by:
Mr. Tim Collins, Principal Coastal Expert at Natural England; and
Dr. Jacobus Hofstede, Scientific Director; Federal State of Schleswig-Holstein Ministry for Energy, Agriculture, Environment, Nature and Digitalization.
The workshop consists of plenary sessions and parallel sub-sessions for debating on innovative coastal defence, nature conservation and integrated projects and strategies.
Excursion at the second day of the workshop
An excursion is planned to the salt marsh restoration site “Langwarder Groden” near Wilhelmshaven in the afternoon of 27 September 2017.
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