June 8th, 2018

Plan your 2018 event!

Browse a variety of celebration ideas:

Event Ideas

Youth Advisory Council welcomes 10 new members!

Meet the Council members:

Youth Advisory Council

New Resources Available Now

Free posters, social media graphics and more!

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Action focus for World Oceans Day 2018: 

Preventing plastic pollution and encouraging solutions for a healthy ocean.

How will you celebrate
World Oceans Day?


Our Supporters

02 Monterey Bay Aquarium
03 Ripley's Aquariums
03a Head & Shoulders
04 Georgia Aquarium
05a Resort World Sentosa
05b Detroit Zoological Society
05b North Carolina Aquariums
06 Brookfield Zoo CZS
07 Shedd Aquarium
08 Mystic Aquarium
09 Virginia Aquarium
10 The Octonauts
13 Shark Reef Aquarium
14 Texas State Aquarium
14a Aquarium of the Pacific
16 South Carolina Aquarium
19 ABQ Biopark
19a Frontiers
20 Audubon Nature Institute
20a Santa Barbara Zoo
20b Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
21a Roger Williams Park Zoo
21c Arizona Sonora Desert Museum
21d Jenkinson's Aquarium
21e Unite for Literacy
21g WWL
21h Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium
21i Philadelphia Zoo
22 Johnson Ohana
24 Allatonce
25 1% for the Planet
26 Blooloop
27 the Big Blue and You
28 Youth Ocean Conservation Summit
28a Sea Change
31a Splash and Bubbles
35 Parsons Kellogg
36 Clean Seas
37 Seven Seas

World Oceans Day is a global day of ocean celebration and collaboration for a better future. This site serves as a central coordinating platform for World Oceans Day, with free resources and ideas for everyone – no matter where you live – to help expand the reach and impact of World Oceans Day on June 8 and year-round.

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