Hamburgisches Wattenmeer

555635832 WDPA ID
137.5 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Germany


  • Original Name Hamburgisches Wattenmeer
  • English Designation Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation Regional
  • Status Year 1998
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Beh. f. Umwelt und Energie Naturschutzamt
  • Management Plan View Management Plan
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Natura 2000 Updated: 2020 Directorate-General for Environment (EU) via EEA

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UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for Hamburgisches Wattenmeer from the World Database of Protected Areas, October 2021. Available at: