West Frisian Islands
archipelago in the Wadden Sea
They consist of the following:
1. Five big islands:
2. Three small and uninhabited islands:
3. Various sandbars:
The majority of the islands and sandbars lie in the province of Friesland.
- Noorderhaaks and Texel lie in the province of North Holland (most western islands).
- Simonszand, Rottumerplaat, Rottumeroog and Zuiderduintjes lie in the province of Groningen (most eastern islands).