We have a small house in IJmuiden (North Holland) located directly at the Noordzeekanaal (North Sea Canal, Nordseekanal) in the Netherlands. This is the entryway for all ships going to the port of Amsterdam from the North Sea.
This is a small collection of links and infos about this place.
Webcams in IJmuiden
My post https://www.butterstein.de/webcam-ijmuden-zeesluis/ has a good Google ranking for „webcam ijmuiden“, so I try to keep it up to date and look for new cameras from time to time.
With my AIS receiver I am monitoring the ship traffic in the IJmuiden area. The data is delivered to Fleetmon, Marinetraffic and Vesselfinder. Some details are in this post.
The pages with the collected data are: