Thank you for making this World Oceans Day awesome! Now share what you did with the world.
The theme for this year is Healthy oceans, healthy planet.
Explore the site to learn how you can hold an event for World Oceans Day, or take action for the ocean on your own.
World Oceans Day, held every June 8th, is the United Nations-recognized day of ocean celebration and action. People all over our blue planet organize celebrations – which can be a huge event in your community, a special announcement, or anything in between – to support action to protect the ocean. This year, the theme is Healthy oceans, healthy planet, and we’re making a special effort to stop plastic pollution.
News & Updates
In June the world celebrated Healthy oceans, healthy planet in the first year of a two-year theme for World Oceans Day. The response was inspiring, and the network for World Oceans Day continues to grow rapidly! Every year more and
Thank you for celebrating World Oceans Day 2015 this year! We want to highlight some of the celebrations – events, releases, proclamations – held around the world in a World Oceans Day 2015 summary report. We are also seeking ways
We are pleased to announce the winners and finalists of the Second Annual World Oceans Day Photo Contest, jointly organized by the UN Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea, The Ocean Project, the World Ocean Network,
The three-day celebration includes “selfie” photo opps with the Aquarium’s animals, discounts for public transit riders, a Pacific Islander Festival, and a panel discussion with Planetary Radio host Mat Kaplan Show your love for the ocean, learn more about the
You already know the ocean is in desperate need of protection – now share the ocean’s story with someone else for World Oceans Day. Revolution is a feature documentary about opening your eyes, changing the world and fighting for something.