Dark Sky Waddensea

Programme towards a Rich Wadden Sea has together with partners put effort in promoting darkness in the trilateral Wadden Sea. Therefore we’ve produced various issues concerning this topic. We’ve published a collection of stories and factsheets about darkness and made an animation about the effects of (the lack of) darkness on migratory birds. You can find all of this on this page.


Here you can find the report on Artificial Light At Night (ALAN).

Dark Stories

Here you can find the stories about darkness in the Wadden Sea area in Dutch, German and Danish.

Animation about light pollution and migratory birds

Here you can find the animation about the effects of light pollution on migratory birds in English and with Dutch, German and Danish subtitles.

Factsheets Dark Sky

Her you can find factsheets about dark sky in the Wadden Sea region.