Senckenbergiana maritima

, Volume 38, Issue 2, pp 143–146

Grey seals — a homecoming species in the Wadden Sea


DOI: 10.1007/BF03055290

Cite this article as:
Czeck, R. & Paul, M. Senckenbergiana maritima (2008) 38: 143. doi:10.1007/BF03055290


A new breeding colony of grey seals has established itself in the Wadden Sea on the Kachelotplate west of the island of Juist. A first summary of survey results is given and the situation is assessed with focus on the present state of grey seals in the Wadden Sea region.


Halichoerus grypusgrey sealWadden SeaLower SaxonyKachelotplate

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© E. Schweizerbart’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.National Park Administration Wadden Sea of Lower SaxonyWilhelmshavenGermany
  2. 2.National Oceanography Centre Southampton, European WaySouthamptonUK