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!

Download Resources

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

01 Head & Shoulders
02 Ripley's Aquariums
03 Georgia Aquarium
04 Monterey Bay Aquarium
05 Resort World Sentosa
06 Brookfield Zoo CZS
07 Detroit Zoological Society
08 North Carolina Aquariums
09 Shedd Aquarium
10 Mystic Aquarium
11 Shark Reef Aquarium
12 South Carolina Aquarium
13 Virginia Aquarium
14 ABQ Biopark
15 Aquarium of the Pacific
16 Arizona Sonora Desert Museum
17 Audubon Nature Institute
18 The Florida Aquarium
18a Frontiers
19 Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium
20 New York Aquarium
21 Parsons Kellogg
22 Philadelphia Zoo
23 Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
24 San Antonio Zoo
25 Santa Barbara Zoo
26 Seattle Aquarium
27 Texas State Aquarium
28 WWL
29 WCS
30 Allatonce
31 Johnson Ohana
32 Jenkinson's Aquarium
33 Roger Williams Park Zoo
34 St. Louis Zoo
35 1% for the Planet
37 AZA
38 the Big Blue and You
39 Blooloop
39a Clean Seas
40 The Octonauts
41 Sea Change
41a Seven Seas
42 Splash and Bubbles
43 Unite for Literacy
45 Youth Ocean Conservation Summit

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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