Thursday 18 May 2017, the beaches of Ameland have been awarded with the Blue Flag for the 30th time in a row. The Blue Flag has been given to the beaches near Buren, Nes and Hollum on Ameland during the 30th national award at marina Rhoon. Ameland is the only Wadden island that can raise the Blue Flag, just like previous years.
Safe and clean beaches
The three beaches of Ameland may fly the Blue Flags for the 26th year, because the beaches comply with these criteria: