World Oceans Day is June 8th

World Oceans Day is June 8th

Healthy oceans, healthy planet

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World Oceans Day, held every June 8th, is the UN-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.

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    New posters and graphics

    Head over to the new “Promote my event” page to download the vibrant new posters under the theme Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet!

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    2015 Timeline – resource release schedule

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    New Year’s Resolution: less disposable plastic

    Today, billions of plastic bags and bottles are used every year in the U.S. alone. What happens to all of this trash? 50% is buried in landfills, 5% is recycled, some is used to...

    by Alyssa Isakower
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    Aquariums worldwide ❤ oceans

    To close out 2014 we’re running a show, tell, and give campaign. Show and tell us why YOU ❤ oceans, and give to support ocean conservation. To participate, use the #IHeartOceans tag on social...

    by Alyssa Isakower
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    Ocean Myths Debunked

    To lots of people, the ocean is huge and mysterious. There’s a lot of rumors circulating – do you believe everything you’ve heard about the ocean? Stem the tide of misinformation with these myth...

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    Aquariums ❤ Oceans: 2014 celebrations

    To close out 2014 we’re running a show, tell, and give campaign. Show and tell us why YOU ❤ oceans, and give to support ocean conservation. To participate, use the #IHeartOceans tag on social...

    by Alyssa Isakower