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Urban Transport Strategies for Sustainable Development

April 27 @ 8:00 am - December 16 @ 5:00 pm
Kore University,
Enna, Enna 92010 Italy
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IEREK with Kore University of Enna plans to host the international conference on: Strategies of Urban Transport for Sustainable development, 2016- Italy. The conference will discuss the impacts of Transportation on socio-economic systems, the negative impacts such as congestion, pollutions, accidents, and mobility gaps, and the positive impacts such as achieving economical development, improving sustainability, health, and enhance life styles.

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We speak for the Seas!

April 30 - May 31
Unnamed Venue,
27102-772 Goldstream Ave
Victoria, British Columbia V9B 5T3 Canada
Purple SeaStar

Life’s the Beach will donate $5.00 for every reservation booked between now and May 31st, 2016 to World Ocean Day to save the Sea Stars of the Pacific Ocean. We are asking our guests to get involved by recording dates of sightings and numbers of Sea Stars at Rathtrevor Beach in Parksville and Qualicum Beach BC. If you would like to get involved during your holiday this summer please email us at info@lifesthebeach.com and we will provide you with a…

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World Oceans Day Subscription Box for Kids

May 3 - June 30
United States,
United States
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Introducing the SproutUp Box! The goal of our educational and fun monthly subscription box is to cultivate the fertile minds and hearts of your little ones! Our current exciting theme is ‘World Oceans Day’. Through the creative and engaging activities included in this box your child will learn about the ocean and come to respect it. We also introduce the idea of conservation through selected reusable items and included in the box such as a Bumkins snack bags and our exclusive…

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Kid’s Ocean Day

May 5 - June 8
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Ocean Day is a state-wide marine debris education program funded the California Coastal Commission, and coordinated locally by Friends of the Dunes and the Bureau of Land Management. About 1,000 Humboldt County students will receive classroom lessons focusing on the health of coastal and marine environments. During the Ocean Day event on June 8, these students will gather at the Mike Thompson Wildlife Area on the South Spit of the Humboldt Bay for a day of beach clean-up and invasive plant removal.…

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Coastal Beach Clean-Up

May 15 - June 12
Baybay, Roxas City,
c/o FCU-NSTP Office, Roxas Avenue
Roxas City, Capiz 5800 Philippines
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A joint coastal beach clean-up with work students & circle k international student-volunteers of Filamer Christian University to be conducted @the coastline beach of Roxas City, Capiz, Philippines.

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World Ocean’s Day

May 28 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Kansas City Zoo,
6800 Zoo Dr
Kansas City Zoo, MO 64132 United States
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Learn all about water conservation, including how much animals and people depend upon water; activities and so much more in store!

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Day of the Ocean – Kalanggaman Clean up

May 29 - May 30
Kalanggaman Island,
Palompon Leyte
Palompon, Palompon Philippines

This is a coastal clean up and camping event which includes education for the residents to sustain the cleanliness.

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Clean Up National Week

May 31 - September 8
Port des champs Elysée
Paris, 75001 France
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EXPÉDITION 7E CONTINENT” ORGANIZE A NATIONAL WEEK FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE OCEAN AROUND THE 8TH OF JUNE, WORLD OCEAN DAY, WITH ACTIVITIES THAT FOCUS ON THE COLLECTION OF PLASTIC LITTER ON LAND. THE NATIONAL WEEK FOR THE PROTECTION OF OCEAN could be dedicated to the collection of plastic waste across the whole France. Around the 8th June 2016, during a week between Monday 6th and Sunday 12th June, Expédition 7e Continent will animate the collection week – In the…

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2nd Marine Conservation and Blue Economy Symposium

June 1 - June 2
North South University,
Dhaka, Dhaka Bangladesh
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For the occasion of the World Oceans Day 2016, 2nd MCBES will bring together conservationists, community leaders, entrepreneurs, policy makers and students in Bangladesh; to share experiences and research on marine conservation.  As part of the symposium, in the technical sessions, the Blue Economy Forum and the World Oceans Day celebration the participant will explore ways beyond the limitation of science; to employ it for re-shaping policy and management in greater bay of Bengal region for a healthy planet Ocean. Different…

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Free to the public

World Ocean Day

June 1 @ 1:00 pm - June 30 @ 3:00 pm
David Traylor Zoo of Emporia,
75 Soden Road
Emporia, KS 66801 United States
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We will be working to build a community art piece around plastic during the month of June.  Our message will be the use and abuse of plastic and what humans can do to save the sea.

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Ocean Awareness Workshop

June 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
AQRT Centre,
11, Molteno Street,
Uitenhage, Eastern Cape South Africa

Songs about the Sea Talk about the Importance of the Ocean (using some of the contents of worldoceansday.org and oceanconservancy.org) Plastic Pollution Concerns raised Youth exposure to how they can help the ocean Career prospects for the youth that is of benefit to the ocean Preparation for World Oceans Day discussed End with Prayers to revive the ocean and to heal the ocean: Ya Muhyi Ya Hayyi (O Reviver, O Alive) Ya Muhyi Ya Shafi (O Reviver, O Healer)  

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Àros na Mara World Oceans Day Festival

June 2 @ 8:00 pm - June 5 @ 5:00 pm
Port of Iona,
2583 St. Columba Road,
Iona, NS B2C 1A8 Canada
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Aros na Mara is teaming up with Cape Breton University to host the 2016 Version of World Oceans Day, along the Barra Strait in the heart of Cape Breton. World Oceans Day, held every June, is the United Nations-recognized day of ocean celebration and action. Àros na Mara (House of the Sea), is a flourishing concept by many of the Lake’s admirers to develop a Marine Science Centre in the Barra Strait, for the purposes of research, education, and tourism.…

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Coral Restoration Foundation’s Coralpalooza!

June 3 - June 4
Coral Restoration Foundation,
5 Seagate
Key Largo, 33037 United States
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In honor of World Oceans Day, Coral Restoration Foundation is hosting their annual event, Coralpalooza, on Saturday, June 4th! Dive program participants will join Coral Restoration Foundation for a weekend to raise awareness for our oceans and coral reefs. They will participate in a presentation on Friday along with hands on training. On Saturday, they will be taken out on dive boats along with leaders for a day of reef restoration and monitoring. This is a great way to give back…

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Halifax World Ocean’s Day

June 3 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic,
1675 Lower Water Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1S3 Canada
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WOD promotional gifts and ocean educational materials will be given out to local school children and visitors.

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Shark Awareness Programme

June 3 @ 9:30 am - August 6 @ 12:00 pm
Pulau Tenggol,
Terengganu, Malaysia
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Learn all about sharks and learn to be with sharks in a unique marine awareness programme on Pulau Tenggol, Terengganu. Join MNS Marine (the Malaysian Nature Society Marine Special Interest Group) and SSI (Scuba Schools International) for World Oceans Day 2016 as we focus on the ocean’s top fish. This programme is held in conjunction with the anti-shark’s fin soup campaign My Fin My Life Campaign #myfinmylife, of which SSI and MNS are partners. By joining this programme, you will: learn…

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World Oceans Day Kindy Style

June 4
Peace of Mind Kindergarten,
2-5 Ryder Ct
Narangba, QLD 4504 Australia

This year we are planning on teaching an learning about ways in which we can take action to help our waterways thrive. We aim to explore the reasons we need to protect the ocean environment, both for our longevity and our survival, and have a bit of fun along the way. This will become the platform for the children learning about the bold, beautiful and interesting creatures that live in this environment and why they are important to us and…

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Run for the Ocean 5K

June 4 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hampton Beach at the Blue Ocean Discovery Center,
170 Ocean Blvd
Hampton Beach, NH 03842 United States
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Blue Ocean Society invites you to celebrate World Oceans Day on June 4th with our Run for the Ocean 5K Run/Walk, a Beach Cleanup and Live Music in Hampton Beach! Our day kicks off at 9 AM with a unique 5K race that is half on the beach, half on the pavement! After the race, enjoy the beautiful scenery along the beach by participating in our beach cleanup at 10:30 AM. All supplies will be provided and it?s open to…

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TOBMI (Tourism Operators and Businesses Magnetic Island) World Oceans Day celebration 2016

June 4 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Base Backpackers on Nelly Bay,
1 Nelly Bay Road
Nelly Bay / Magnetic Is, Queensland 4819 Australia
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We are again holding our WOD 2016 celebration at Base Backpackers, 1 Nelly Bay Road, Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland, Australia.  This year we will celebrate WOD on Saturday 4 June.  The celebration will be advertised as part of the Townsville Pacific Festival on that same weekend.   Nelly Bay beach cleanup 09.30, startup 10am with stalls, crafts and games for children, TOBMI's self-guilded Nelly Bay  snorkel trail 100m from Base, marine talks from experts, short videos, BBQ lunch available, and…

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World Ocean Day Celebration

June 4 @ 9:30 am - June 5 @ 6:00 pm
Monterey Bay Aquarium,
886 Cannery Row
Monterey , CA 93940 United States

  Celebrate our ocean’s health at this spring’s World Ocean Day weekend,  a celebration of the amazing ecosystem that covers 70% of our planet. You’ll learn about the treasures of the ocean, the threats it faces and what we can do to keep it healthy. On Saturday, join us for our annual Paul Walker Ocean Leadership Award Ceremony.

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World Oceans Day at Fernbank Museum of Natural History

June 4 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fernbank Museum of Natural History,
767 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30307 United States
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Join us as we celebrate our planet’s oceans in honor of World Oceans Day. Learn how you can help conserve our oceans through exciting hands-on activities, crafts and more. Scheduled Activities* Georgia Bubbleman 10am – 2pm, Terrace Enjoy ocean-size bubbles with the Georgia Bubbleman. Fish Suncatcher  Craft 10am – 2pm, Great Hall Make your own suncatcher that will dazzle your home like the colorful fish in the sea. Shark Fin Ring  Toss 10am – 2pm, Great Hall Try your hand…

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World Oceans Day Event

June 4 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fisheries and Marine Institute,
155 Ridge Rd
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 5R3 Canada
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June 8th is officially recognized by the United Nations World Oceans Day. Each year, an increasing number of countries and organizations mark this day as an opportunity to celebrate our world ocean and our personal connection to the sea. World Oceans Day raises awareness about the crucial role the ocean plays in our lives and the important ways people can help to protect it. Thousands of leading aquariums, governments, conservation organizations, schools and individuals around the world will celebrate with…

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Abilene Zoo – World Oceans Day!

June 4 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Abilene Zoo,
2070 Zoo Lane
Abilene, TX 79605 United States
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Come celebrate World Ocean Day by learning what you can do in your own backyard.

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World Oceans Day Family Festival

June 4 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium,
1600 Ken Thompson Parkway
Sarasota,, FL 34236 United States
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June 4, 2016 10:00 am — 1:00 pm A worldwide ocean celebration is on the horizon — join the fun during the World Oceans Day Family Festival on June 4 at Mote Aquarium. Mote’s World Oceans Day event will spotlight the ocean's deep connection to the human spirit and the boundless inspirational power of our natural world's greatest resource. This year’s event will focus on the national theme "Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet." It will feature games and crafts focused on…

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Antarctica: On Thin Ice

June 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sea Center,
211 Stearns Wharf
Santa Barbara, CA 93101 United States

Antarctica: On Thin Ice Discover the marine wilderness of Antarctica! Saturday, June 4, 2016 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM FREE admission to the Sea Center   Meet ice diving scientists, educators, and filmmakers Investigate global change biology research Enjoy Antarctic-inspired live music and art Participate in hands-on activities and crafts Learn about penguins, pteropods, and more… Sponsored by UCSB’s Hofmann Laboratory   Information: jhunt@sbnature2.org or call 805-962-2526, ext. 110 Sea Center 211 Stearns Wharf SB, CA 93101

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5th Annual North Shore Ocean Fest

June 4 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Turtle Bay Resort,
57-091 Kamehameha Highway
Kahuku, HI 96731 United States

Turtle Bay Resort on Oahu is hosting the 5th Annual North Shore Ocean Fest on June 4. Celebrated as the North Shore’s biggest community event focused around ocean education, this year’s festival also honors World Oceans Day. North Shore Ocean Fest is the annual fundraiser benefiting the North Shore Ocean Education Coalition, which provides experiential, educational opportunities for children about the ocean and marine life in order to inspire global conservation. The day will feature family games, food, entertainment, crafts, films, speakers and dozens of ocean education…

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World Oceans Day celebration at Lion Country Safari

June 4 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Lion Country Safari,
2003 Lion Country Safari Rd
Loxahatchee, FL 33470 United States

Free games and crafts will help you to learn what you can do to help Save Animals From Extinction and keep our oceans healthy.

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World Oceans Night

June 4 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Arizona Sonora Desert Museum,
2021 N Kinney Rd
Tucson, AZ 85743 United States
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What does the Sonoran Desert and World Oceans Night have in common? The Gulf of California (Sea of Cortez) is within the borders of the Sonoran Desert. So join our celebration. Honor the world’s oceans by wearing blue and dive into the incredible variety of marine life and how we can protect it. Tonight's activities include: Fur, Fins, Feathers, and Fangs, a special live animal presentation with Monterey Bay Aquarium Interactive activities with community partners: Biosphere 2, Center for the…

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Oceans Day in the Park

June 5
Descanso Bay Regional Park,
595 Taylor Bay Roag
Gabriola Island, British Columbia V0R 1X1 Canada
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Oceans Day in the Park is an opportunity to learn more about our marine environment with: - Interactive Sealife display - Information Tables and displays on a variety of marine issues. - kids activities & games - picnic in the park

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Tejiendo Mares de Solidaridad (Knitting Oceans of solidarity)

June 5 @ 8:00 am - June 19 @ 5:00 pm
Ministerio de Agricultura, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente,
Plaza San Juan de la Cruz s/n
Madrid, Madrid 28071 Spain
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The Spanish Ministry of Environment building in Madrid will be covered with blue knitted squares representing Oceans and Rivers and giant endangered species. After 15 June, the knitted Oceans will be transformed into 1.500 knitted blankets to be sent to people in need in camp refugees and community centers in the cities in Turkey and Jordan. The marine/aquatic species knitted will be sent to schools for educational purposes

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Knitting Oceans of Solidarity

June 5 @ 8:00 am - June 19 @ 5:00 pm
Carrer Eduardo Primo Yúfera, 1
Valencia, Valencia 46013 Spain
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L'Oceanogràfic building in Valentia will be covered with blue knitted squares representing Oceans and Rivers and giant endangered species. After 15 June, the knitted Oceans will be transformed into 1.500 knitted blankets to be sent to people in need in camp refugees and community centers in the cities in Turkey and Jordan. The marine/aquatic species knitted will be sent to schools for educational purposes

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Something Good Roadhouse Beach Clean-up

June 5 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Something Good Roadhouse, Pollock Beach, Summerstand,
Marine Drive, Summerstrand
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape 6001 South Africa
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Something Good Roadhouse will be hosting our first of many Beach Clean-ups that we are going to be hosting from Pollock Beach (in front of Something Good Roadhouse) to the Light House in Cape Recife in Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth on Sunday, 5 June from 10:00 until 14:00.  We will be hosting this in conjunction with World Oceans Day Non Profit Organisation to celebrate World Environment on 5 June as well as our project for World Oceans Day on 8 June 2016…

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McNabs Island Beach Clean Up

June 5 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
McNabs Island,
P.O. Box 31240
Gladstone RPO, Nova Scotia B3K 5Y1 Canada

Celebrate Environment Week and Oceans Day by helping the Friends of McNabs Island Society cleanup McNabs Island Provincial Park! Two Departure Locations: 1. Halifax: Meet at Murphy's on the Water, Cable Wharf, on the Halifax Waterfront before 9:30 am. Space is limited to 190 people so everyone must pre-register to guarantee your spot. 2. Eastern Passage: Meet at A&M Sea Charters, Fisherman's Covebefore 9:30 am. Space is limited to 29 people so everyone must pre-register. Bring work gloves, drinking water, a lunch and ENTHUSIASM. We will supply the garbage bags and *FREE*…

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World Ocean Day Drop In

June 5 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Belfairs Woodland Centre,
Eastwood Road North
Leigh-on-sea, Essex SS9 4LR United States


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World Oceans Day at Shark Reef Aquarium

June 5 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Shark Reef Aquarium,
3950 Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas , NV 89119 United States

Join Shark Reef Aquarium as we team up with Reef Check and  the Ocean Project to celebrate the ocean and its amazing inhabitants. Shark Reef Aquarium and leading conservation organizations will have informational booths located throughout the aquarium to help you understand the threats the ocean and its inhabitants face. Take part in this special opportunity to learn about the importance of the ocean ecosystem and what you can do to keep the oceans healthy.

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World Oceans Day @ Fisherman’s Wharf Victoria

June 5 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fisherman’s Wharf,
12 Erie Street
Victoria, British Columbia V8V 0B2 Canada
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Join us this year on Sunday, June 5, for a fun-filled day of activities to celebrate World Oceans Day! There will be something for the whole family! A day to celebrate the oceans that surround us, educate people of the diversity of marine life, and show how making small changes in our everyday life can add up to a big difference for the planet. Come learn about the diversity of marine life in the Salish Sea. NEW! Annual float home tours. Limited tickets available on…

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Secrets of the Sea

June 5 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Museum of Ventura County,
100 E. Main Street
Ventura, CA 93001 United States

This free event will feature a Live Dive (a live broadcast of a park diver from Anacapa Island), the UCSB mobile touch tank, ocean-themed crafts, and ranger programs.

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Tim Horton Children’s Camp – Open House

June 5 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tim Horton Children’s Camp,
300 Tim Horton Childrens Camp Rd
Tatamagouche, Nov Scotia B0K 1V0 Canada

Once again, Oceans Week HFX is proud to help deliver engaging educational opportunities through the Tim Horton Children's Camp's expanded Marine Centre at the Open House. The public will have access to the Marine Centre's four glass touch tanks and will occupy much of the harbour/boat launch zone to deliver a number ocean-focused activities for youth and adults alike. This event will hopefully encourage children to become engaged through marine-oriented activities and spark their interest to learn more about our oceans. Join…

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Vancouver Festival of Ocean Films

June 5 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Vancity Theatre,
1181 Seymour St
Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2E8 Canada

The Vancouver Festival of Ocean Films returns on June 5th, with an incredible array of short documentaries, and a feature film from Academy Award-winning American director Louie Psihoyos. Films focus on the the ocean as a place for adventure, sport, and responsible commerce but, most importantly, as a home to unique wilderness that merits respect and protection. This year's films include surfing, diving, dolphins, sharks, and a covert investigation into the global illegal wildlife trade. Experience the breathtaking scenery –…

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Yoga by the Sea

June 5 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Point Pleasant Park,
5718 Point Pleasant Drive
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 1B5 Canada

We had so much fun with you at the park last summer, we want to invite everyone to join us again for another yoga experience by the sea! Bring a yoga mat if you have one. Class is for all levels and all ages.

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Coral Bleaching Film Premiere

June 5 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Annapolis Maritime Museum,
723 Second St.
Annapolis, MD 21403 United States
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Celebrate World Oceans Day at the Living Oceans Foundation's 3rd annual film screening. This year, we will show a film about coral bleaching in the Chagos Archipelago, a remote island chain in the middle of the Indian Ocean. The premiere of the film will be followed by a Q&A with the filmmaker and scientists, a special report on the ongoing global coral bleaching event, and a plastic-free reception.

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Seminar on on “Blue Economy: Towards a sustainable fisheries and marine resources development in Bangladesh”

June 6
FMRT Conference Room,
Fisheries and Marine Resource Technology Discipline, Khulna University
Khulna, Khulna khulna-9208 Bangladesh

We are pleased to inform you that the Fisheries and Marine Resource Technology (FMRT) Discipline of Khulna University is going to organize a seminar in commemoration of the World Ocean Day – 2016. This year’s theme of the seminar is “Blue Economy: Towards a sustainable fisheries and marine resources development in Bangladesh” which will be held on 6th June 2016 at the conference room of FMRT Discipline. The seminar will highlight the prospects, challenges, management and development frameworks of marine…

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Clean Up National Week

June 6 @ 8:00 am - June 12 @ 5:00 pm
Port des champs Elysée
Paris, 75001 France

EXPÉDITION 7E CONTINENT” ORGANIZE A NATIONAL WEEK FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE OCEAN AROUND THE 8TH OF JUNE, WORLD OCEAN DAY, WITH ACTIVITIES THAT FOCUS ON THE COLLECTION OF PLASTIC LITTER ON LAND. THE NATIONAL WEEK FOR THE PROTECTION OF OCEAN could be dedicated to the collection of plastic waste across the whole France. Around the 8th June 2016, during a week between Monday 6th and Sunday 12th June, Expédition 7e Continent will animate the collection week - In the…

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Irukandji’s WORLD OCEAN DAY (week) EVENTS -6th-12th June

June 6 @ 9:00 am - June 12 @ 5:00 pm
Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters,
686 Marsh Rd,
Bobs Farm, New South Wales Austria
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Irukandji loves the ocean so much we decided to celebrate World Oceans Day all week!! Keep a space in your diary some time between the 6th-12th of June, we think World Oceans Day is the MOST IMPORTANT celebration of the year so don’t miss out. WORLD OCEAN DAY (week) EVENTS -6th-12th June All week you can get involved with these awesome activities: ARTISTIC OCEAN ART DISPLAY- View all the Artistic Ocean Contest artworks on display all week. Winner to be…

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June 7 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Limpieza de playas ( Portelo,Ril) y la zona de O Perdouro .

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CaNOE Conference (Canadian Network for Ocean Education)

June 7 @ 8:00 am - June 12 @ 5:00 pm
Field trips: Sustainable Aquaculture Tour at AquaPrime Ship Harbour; McNab’s Island Naturalist and History Tour McNab’s Island, Halifax Harbour; Sustainable Seafood Evening The Wooden Monkey, Downtown Halifax ; Plenary evening of 9th; conference sessions June 10/11; Field trips Sunday June 12,
Dalhousie University Rowe Building 6100 University Avenue, Halifax, NS, Canada, B3H 4R2
Halifax, Nova Scotia Dalhousie University Rowe Building 6100 University Avenue, Halifax, NS, Canada, B3H 4R2 Canada
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CaNOE works to advance literacy in Canada and involves marine educators, communicators and scientists. CaNOE conferences are annual and centreed on World Ocean Day.

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Limpieza de la Costa en Ensenada ( La Plata) – Celebramos el Dia Mundial de los Oceanos

June 7 @ 9:30 am
Club Universitario Sede Nautica,
e/84 y 86, Camino Costanero Almte Brown, Buenos Aires
Ensenada, La Plata, Buenos Aires Argentina
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Este Martes 7 de Junio estaremos celebrando el Dia Mundial de los Oceanos realizando una limpieza de la costa en Ensenada(La Plata) junto a los chicos de las escuelas primarias y secundarias. Al finalizar la limpieza proyectaremos el corto ERASE UNA VEZ EL OCEANO !

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Semana Oceanica – Festival Ambiente Vivo celebra el Dia Mundial de los Oceanos con Proyecciones + Charlas

June 7 @ 2:00 pm - June 12 @ 4:00 pm
Teatro York – Olivos – Vicente Lopez,
Juan Bautista Alberdi 895, Olivos,
Buenos Aires, Vicente Lopez, Buenos Aires 1636 Argentina
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En la 2da edicion del Dia Mundial de los Oceanos Argentina, esta vez estamos celebrando junto con el Festival Ambiente Vivo los dias 7,8,9 y 12 de Junio a las 2 hasta las 4 de la tarde en el Teatro York de Olivos con Proyecciones de Cortos y charlas de invitados que nos contaran como proteger los rios, mares y oceanos y a las criaturas que los habitan.

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Seacology by Kayak

June 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
East Coast Outfitters,
2017 Lower Prospect Rd
Lower Prospect, Nova Scotia B3T 1Y8 Canada

A specialized guided kayaking tour with local ocean and coastal scientists. This tour will focus on a variety of ocean and coastal science topics such as marine, coastal, boreal-bog, island and plant ecology, oceanography, geology, fishing industry, etc. The naturalist, Alexandra Vance, a marine mammal conservationist, will teach topics of her choice. Tour locations will vary depending on the topic (i.e. to mudflat, tidepool, intertidal, islands, etc). Details will be sent to all participants before the tour date. For more information,…

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Stop Seismic Blasts Light Action for World Oceans Day!

June 7 @ 8:00 pm - 8:45 pm
King Neptune @ 31st Street Boardwalk,
31st Street and the Boardwalk
Virginia Beach, VA United States

Please join us for a light brigade action at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront against seismic mapping on the atlantic coast. We will hold 17 lite boards that spell out STOP SEISMIC BLASTS. Please come out and join Hampton Roads Light Brigade in our efforts to bring attention to seismic blasting on our coasts. We will pass out literature to encourage people to get involved! We will also pass out recycled grocery bags for people to have and make the switch…

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World Ocean Day 2016 with theme of “Our oceans, our responsibility” among Coastal area living people at Rameswaram Island, Tamil Nadu, India

June 8
Rameswaram Island , Ramanathapuram District, Tamil Nadu, India,
18/10 Manimekalai street Ganapathi Nagar, Villapuram
Madurai , Tamil Nadu 625012 India
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Need and Justification of World Ocean Day 2016 : The first observance of World Oceans Day allows us to highlight the many ways in which oceans contribute to society.  It is also an opportunity to recognize the considerable challenges we face in maintaining their capacity to regulate the global climate, supply essential ecosystem services and provide sustainable livelihoods and safe recreation. Indeed, human activities are taking a terrible toll on the world’s oceans and seas.  Vulnerable marine ecosystems, such as…

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Mālama Honua Challenge

June 8
Polynesian Voyaging Society,
10 Sand Island Parkway
Honolulu,, HI 96819 United States
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Polynesian Voyaging Society  is inviting youth, ages 5-18, to share ideas about how you and your school, home or community care for the Earth and ocean. Our planet faces many challenges; now is the time to be creative in our solutions.  We need your help to find ways to create a better planet for this and future generations! We also want to help your ideas shine–besides sharing them with our education community, we will also be showcasing your efforts at…

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World Oceans Day

June 8
Riverbanks Zoo and Garden,
500 Wildlife Parkway
Columbia , SC 29229 United States
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Take a dip under the sea and explore the wonders of the deep blue as we celebrate World Oceans Day. Learn how to take action for the ocean and why a healthy ocean makes for a healthy planet. All World Oceans Day activities will take place from 9am to 3pm and are free with paid admission to Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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AHHAA gets soaked!

June 8
Science Centre AHHAA,
Sadama 1
Tartu, 51004 Estonia

11:30-12:30 – Workshop: Diving Squids Squids are master swimmers but how do they really swim? And how - and why - do they dive? Did you know that the diving "mechanism" of squids and submarines is basically the same? In this workshop, we'll build the "squid tanks", where you can make the squids move up and down as if by magic!   13:00-13:45 – A science show called ‘Wondrous Water’ Where did water come from? This is the first thing…

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June 8 - June 10
Cité des Congrès,
5 rue de Valmy
Nantes, Loire Atlantique 44041 France

The OCEANEXT conference will bring together key scientists and stakeholders from multi-disciplinary areas of research around the sustainable use of ecosystem services and governance of marine and coastal areas. The conference themes build around the environmental and societal risks and opportunities for all our coastal and marine activities. Risks and benefits for biodiversity and human health are central topics as are the financial risks for marine and coastal sectors (fisheries and aquaculture, tourism, marine renewable energy, blue growth, pharma- and…

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Ocean Stars Marine Education

June 8
Gold Coast, Australia,
Upper Coomera, Queensland 4209 Australia

Ocean Stars Marine Education brings the ocean into your classroom for a very special learning experience! This year we are celebrating World Oceans Day by visiting the students at Highland Reserve State School! They will be learning about the oceans creatures, their important role in the ocean and how to care for the ocean. They will also learn about and interact with our beautiful live marine animals. What an unforgettable way to learning about marine life and celebrate World Oceans…

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Denver Zoo World Oceans Day

June 8
Denver Zoo,
2300 Steele St
Denver, CO 80205 United States

Visit Denver Zoo and celebrate world oceans day with discovery stations, special keeper talks, see lion and penguin feedings, and the debut of Rufus the triggerfish from Washed Ashore!

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Open Day @ Sea Synergy Marine Awareness Centre

June 8
Sea Synergy Marine Awareness & Activity Centre,
Main St.
Waterville, Kerry 0000 Ireland
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Celebrate World Oceans Day with FREE entrance to see Sea Synergy Marine Awareness Centre and Exhibition on Irelands marine life Presentation on Irelands marine life and how we can help protect it Kids Beach workshop on June 11th @ 2pm -3:30pm - Explore the Seashore €10

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Bluehouse Citizen Science event Helgoland

June 8
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Yearly on the same date until June 8, 2016
Biological Station Helgoland,
Kurpromenade 201
Helgoland, 27498 Germany

We will set up experiments with plankton and grazing experiments with rocky shore grazers reared in slightly different environmental conditions e.g temperature. Visitors can take their own samples, set up and analyze their own experiments and compare them to the results of previous years. Visitiors can also attend presentations on plastic pollution and take part in a beach monitoring programme for plastics. The overarching goal is  to provide an insight into the diversity of coastal marine waters and how they…

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June 8
LEKKI LAGOS, +01234 Nigeria
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Students Art works will be displayed and the best work chosen and prize awarded. The school community will put on customized T-shirt and cleanup the nearest Ocean - Alpha Beach

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Exploring Oceans by the Seat of Your Pants

June 8
Online Through Google Hangouts,
Select a Country:

Exploring by the Seat of Your Pants is a nonprofit dedicated to connecting classrooms across North America with science, adventure and conservation through guest speakers and virtual field trips. On June 8th, we'll be celebrating our oceans with a 12 hour event, from 6am-6pm. It will consist of 24+, 30 minute Google Hangouts with ocean scientists, explorers and institutions from around the world. Classrooms are welcome to sign up for camera spots to interact with the speakers during the hangout…

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Mangroves, Mangroves, Mangroves – A Cambodian Project

June 8
Prek Svay Community,
Koh Rong Island, Preah Sihanouk 0000 Cambodia

Mangrove planting! In the face of human and environmental change, the world's mangrove habitats are under considerable stress.  The Koh Rong archipelago is no exception to this. As such, this World Oceans Day, the Song Saa Foundation is teaming up with local non-profits, community members and the Cambodian Fisheries Administration, to plant 500 sustainably sourced mangrove saplings in the coastal region of Koh Rong Island. The day will include a workshop on mangrove conservation, focusing on their considerable services and…

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Marina Life Trail , Freeport Fleetwood

June 8 - June 11
Freeport Fleetwood,
Anchorage Road,
Fleetwood, Lancashire, Lancashire FY7 6AE United Kingdom
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On June 8th Captain Cod, the mascot for Fleetwood Town Football Club will unveil 14 banners depicting Marine Life in Fleetwood Marina, Birds of Morecambe Bay, Bathing Water Quality and the Ecology of the River Wyre. At Rossall Point there will be an introduction to the Ecology of Morecambe Bay followed by a strand line survey. On June 9th there will be a litter pick on the beaches of Fleetwood. On June 10th and 11th there will be events held…

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Pacific Whale Foundation Celebrates World Oceans Day

June 8
Pacific Whale Foundation,
300 Maalaea Road
Wailuku, HI 96793 United States
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Celebrate World Oceans Day with Pacific Whale Foundation (PWF) on Wednesday, June 8 in Maui, Hawaii. In honor of this year’s theme “Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet”, Pacific Whale Foundation invites you to experience the wonders of the ocean and marine life on a free PacWhale cruise along Maui’s coastline. These one-hour ecotours are led by our certified Marine Naturalists who will share their insights and expertise about Maui’s unique ocean habitat. World Oceans Day cruises depart Ma’alaea Harbor on June 8…

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World Oceans Day @ your favorite beach

June 8
Your Beach,
United States

Join all the great people across the globe to appreciate our oceans by doing a beach cleanup at your favorite beach. We encourage you to not only clean the beach but we also want to know how many cigarette butts are picked up. We are also looking for those dedicated beachcombers to post the trash or treasure found and together we can discover just how far it has traveled.  #trashortreasure #cleanyourbeach

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MEDCLIC Oceans Photo Contest

June 8 @ 8:00 am - August 15 @ 5:00 pm
Parc Bit, ed. Naorte 2º planta puerta 3
Palma, Balearic Islands Spain

En el año 2008, Naciones Unidas nombró al día 8 de Junio “Día de los Océanos”. Esta decisión por parte de las Naciones Unidas supuso una oportunidad para mejorar la comprensión y divulgación de nuestros mares y la vida que albergan, así como difundir los retos a los que nos enfrentamos en la preservación de los océanos y sus preciados recursos.   Como mejor entendamos los océanos, mejor podremos gestionar la vida y los ecosistemas en la Tierra, ya que…

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Workshop on marine bioprospecting

June 8 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
National Institute of Technology Calicut,
302, School of Bio-Technology, NITC East Campus, Calicut - 673601, Kerala
calicut, kerala 673601 India
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Workshop on marine bioprospecting, to the staff of NITC on World Oceans Day. Co-ordinator: Prof. Premraj Pushpakaran

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A responsible consumption for a healthy planet

June 8 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Edificio Gobierno Zonal de Guayaquil.,
Avenida Francisco de Orellana y Justino Cornejo Piso 3 Auditorio
Guayaquil, Guayas 090506 Ecuador
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The event will be recreational, educational and for training purposes, it will be held on Wednesday 08th June this year on the 3rd floor auditorium Edf. Zonal Government of Guayaquil from 09h00 to 14h00. The activities to be developed are detailed below: • Open House: “Áreas protegidas marinas costeras y su afectación por el consumismo”: Will be participating two rangers and each AMPC* tecnitians, “Mingas por el mar” and “Mi Playita limpia” Civil Asociation and with the recyclable and reused material…

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June 8 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
St. Kabir School, Naranpura.`,
Near Vasupujya Apartment, Naranpura
Ahmedabad, Gujarat 382424 India

St. Kabir School, Naranpura, Gujarat, India will celebrate the World Ocean Day in a special assembly arranged for the cause. Students of Grade VI and VIII will deliver a speech and present a talk show.

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In Depth 2016

June 8 @ 9:00 am - June 11 @ 10:00 pm
The Hub Maiwel Lifestyle and Leisure,
1/555 High Street
Maitland, NSW 2318 Australia

Maiwel Creative Arts and friends will celebrate the beauty of our oceans through their art.  Mai-wel Creative arts is a division of a large regional provider of disability services in the Hunter, NSW, providing opportunity and choice to people with a disability or disadvantage.  Through visual arts, an ocean inspired installation from recycled materials that are often found in our waterways and oceans, a soundscape and invitation to mainstream artists to exhibit alongside we hope to achieve awareness on "Healthy oceans,…

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Every Littered Butt Counts

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Burleigh Heads Beach – Justin’s Park,
1698 Gold Coast Hwy, Burleigh Heads QLD 4220
Gold Coast , QLD 4220 Australia
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On 8th of June, in order to celebrate World Ocean Day, a Beach Clean will be held at Burleigh Heads Beach focusing on cigarette butts! Cigarette Butts are one of the worst litter problems as they are the most common forms of litter, and are consistently found by volunteers throughout beach cleans. Cigarettes contain hazardous chemicals which are partly filtered during smoking, however after the butts are disposed of incorrectly, they begin to accumulate in drains and when in contact with…

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World Oceans Day at Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
South Pavilion at Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area,
Hapuna Beach Road HI United States

Join Hawaii State Parks and partner organizations for World Oceans Day at the Hapuna Beach South Pavilion. Learn about Hawaii’s incredible ocean resources and how to protect them. The event is free, but there is a $5 per vehicle parking fee for out-of-state visitors.

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World Ocean’s Day

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saint Louis Zoo,
One Government Drive
St. Louis, MO 63110 United States
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Come celebrate World Ocean's Day at the Saint Louis Zoo! Learn about the harmful effects of plastic pollution in the oceans, and what you can do to help! Take the #byetobags pledge and commit to using reusable bags!

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Guardians of de Sea: volunteering awareness and beach cleaning campaign, Sado estuary, Portugal

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Caldeira de Troia,
Grandola, Grandola 7570-789 Portugal
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Guardians of the Sea aims engaging the local coastal community in Ocean protection. The volunteering awareness and beach cleaning campaign has at least 13 action days,  one each month along 13 months. It engages all sectors of the society to create a good practices web in order to eliminate a local source of plastic litter: the sea salt containers that are used to catch razor clam and a polychaete worm species (Diopatra neapolitans). Tens of thousands of sea salt containers are…

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Canada’s Ocean Summit 2016

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Westin Ottawa,
Ottawa, Ontario Canada

We have gathered some of the brightest minds in ocean policy from Canada and around the world to help shape a day of interactive and inclusive dialogue about the top issues impacting Canada's oceans today.  If you are an oceans policy influencer from government, industry, the NGO sector or an indigenous organization, you can benefit from Canada's Ocean Summit. Be part of the conversation!

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World Oceans Day Summit: Lessons from Narragansett Bay to the Global Ocean

June 8 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Redwood Library and Athenaeum,
50 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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All are invited to the Redwood Library and Athenaeum on Wednesday, June 8th, World Oceans Day, for an Ocean Health Summit presented by Sailors for the Sea and Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences!  The summit will provide an overview on the current state of our global ocean, followed by a discussion on how the success story of Narragansett Bay can be used to improve waters worldwide. Speakers from environmental, academic and government institutions will share how they are taking action to make a difference in…

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World Oceans Day

June 8 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium,
3701 S 10th Street
Omaha, NE 68107 United States
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Make a splash and celebrate World Oceans Day with Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium on Wednesday, June 8, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Participate in family-friendly and educational activities that bring recognition to ocean conservation while allowing Zoo visitors to learn how their everyday actions impact the world’s oceans and inhabitants. Event activities are free to Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium members or with regular paid Zoo admission.

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June 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Royal British Columbia Museum/IMAX Victoria,
675 Belleville Street
Victoria, British Columbia V8W9W2 Canada
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Join us for the launch of FISH EYE PROJECT's first ever LIVE DIVE experience to be showcased in giant screen theatres on June 8, 2016 for World Oceans Day! The world's very first interactive cinematic experience Emerald Forests will be premiered LIVE at IMAX VICTORIA and at several Science Centres and aquariums across Canada. You can see, hear, talk, and share in the discovery of spectacular marine environments with scuba divers, in real-time, all without ever getting wet. http://www.fisheyeproject.org

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East Mersea Beachcare

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cudmore Grove Country Park,
Broman's Ln, East Mersea
Colchester , Essex CO5 8UE United Kingdom

Keep Britain Tidy's East Mersea Beachcare Group are co-hosting an event with Essex Wildlife Trust and Essex County Council to celebrate the rich and diverse Essex coastline. Activities will include: A Big Seaweed Search A Great Egg Case Hunt A litter Survey There will be talks, walks and demonstrations highlighting the natural wonders of the Essex coast. Everyone is welcome to join this event. Refreshments will be provided. Wear Sturdy Shoes and bring waterproof clothing (just in case it rains)

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World Ocean Day Celebration at SEA LIFE Michigan

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
SEA LIFE Michigan,
4316 Baldwin Road
Auburn Hills, MI 48326 United States
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Come celebrate World Ocean Day at SEA LIFE Michigan! Guests can join the Better Bag Challenge by bringing in plastic bags in exchange for one of our reusable totes, then pledge to use the better bag for a whole year.  Visit our Conservation Cove's "Ocean Lab" to learn how you can make a difference.

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World Oceans Day at Landry’s Downtown Aquarium

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Yearly on the same date
Downtown Aquarium,
410 Bagby
Houston, TX 77002 United States
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The Downtown Aquarium is celebrating World Oceans Day on June 8th! Join in on the fun and take action with conservation games, a scavenger hunt, crafts, and even story time for our younger guests! We will also have a conservation booth with informative bio-facts, giveaways, and tips on how you can help the oceans. No registration required. Activities are FREE with purchase of All Day Adventure Pass or Exhibit Ticket.

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Gaagal Yuludarla (Ocean Dreaming)

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Scotts head,
Little Beach
Scotts Head, New South Wales 2447 Australia

Unkya LALC Cultural Eco Tours are an Indigenous Tourism business operating out of Scotts Head NSW Australia. We share & promote the Cultural spiritual Dreaming of the Gumbaynggirr people. On our tours we share the holistic knowledge of our ancestors passed down from generation to genration. For all Gumbaynggirr people our totem is the ocean.  We are given totems to protect & conserve their existence so they continue to survive for for future generations to experience.  The Gumbaynggirr people have…

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Divers for Oceans

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Scuba diving club “Danubius”,
Bulevar Despota Stefana 5
Novi Sad, 21000 Serbia
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Scuba diving club from Novi Sad, Serbia is joining the celebration of the Oceans Day by organising different activities for different age groups. In the morning we will have interactive educational workshops for preschool kids like "Make your own ocean animal" and "Alphabet game in the ocean". In the afternoon we will organise interactive educational workshops for school kids: "Food chain in the ocean", "How the ocean works" and "What I didn't know about the ocean". In the evening, starting from 5…

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WOD Paddleboard Yoga

June 8 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Keys Cable Park, Grassy Key, FL, USA,
65 53rd st
Marathon, FL 33050 United States
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We're celebrating WORLD OCEAN'S DAY with a super fun Paddleboard Yoga Class!!!! #getoutside! A fun flow that will challenge you, make you laugh, and then relax you with an ocean-potion meditation.

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World Oceans Day – Liverpool

June 8 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
World Museum Liverpool,
William Brown Street
Liverpool, Merseyside L3 8EN United Kingdom

An action packed day, with educational stalls hosted by charities and three workshops designed and lead by students as part of the Liverpool University Marine Oceans and Ecology Society. Workshops are designed around learning more about the Mersey Estuary.

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Opening of the Ocean Exploration Center at the Point Reyes National Seashore Lighthouse Visitor Center

June 8 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Point Reyes National Seashore Lighthouse Visitor Center,
27000 Sir Francis Drake Blvd
Inverness , CA 94937 United States
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Ribbon cutting ceremony and grand opening of the Ocean Exploration Center, an expansion of the Point Reyes National Seashore Lighthouse Visitor Center. The new center was a collaboration between the Cordell Bank and Greater Farallones national marine sanctuaries and the Point Reyes National Seashore (NOAA and NPS). The center opens up views of the "Great Beach" at Point Reyes and the waters protected by the national marine sanctuaries. Exhibits immerse you in the underwater world from floor to ceiling with colorful…

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Clean up the Bay

June 8 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
World Oceans Day Clean up the Bay,
Bermuda Blvd - 22nd Street to DeSoto Park, Tampa, FL 33605
Tampa, FL 33605 United States

World Oceans Day The Tampa Bay Way Volunteers are needed to protect Tampa Bay! Bring your kayak, canoe, paddleboard, or motorboat to help remove litter and debris from the Hillsborough River Watershed. Of course volunteers are always needed to remove litter from the shoreline on foot.

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Press Conference and Photoshoot with Children

June 8 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Antarctic sculpture, Franklin Wharf, Hobart,
Franklin Wharf
Hobart, Tasmania 7000 Australia

In Hobart, Environment Tasmania will hold a press conference and photo shoot by the water with a group of children, to celebrate Tasmania’s unique and diverse marine environments and their importance to life on our island home. - See more at: http://www.tasmaniantimes.com/index.php/article/world-oceans-day#sthash.r0hpiucN.dpuf

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Guest lecture on the Plastic Soup, for students of the TU Delft

June 8 @ 1:45 pm - 3:30 pm
TU Delft,
Julianalaan 136
Delft, Netherlands
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Guest lecture from Willemijn Peeters, social entrepreneur from Ocean Impact On the effect of the plastics economy and innovative business solutions Includes a student assignment to come up with solutions involving different stakeholders, a competition and eventually, a winning team Approx. 100 students from TU Delft, two professors & three student-assistants are involved

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World Oceans Day Celebration at the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium

June 8 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Santa Monica Pier Aquarium,
1600 Ocean Front Walk
Santa Monica, CA 90401 United States
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We'll have oceans of inspiration at the Aquarium, including games, activities, scavenger hunts and crafts!  There will also be regular screenings of the Octonauts episode "The Great Algae Escape" throughout the day in our Green Room. Admission costs $5.00 for adults and is free for kids 12 and under!

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June 8 @ 2:00 pm - June 11 @ 11:00 pm
Cine Itinerante,
Lima , Lima Peru

CINE OCÉANOS is an itinerant cinema which will take place in Lima city between the 8th and 11th of June. Program: On June 8th the cinema will take place in the Ecological Park Voices for Climate, during the celebrations of the World Ocean Day Peru 2016. The 9th and 10th of June the film presentation will be hold during the morning in the UTEC and UCSUR University respectively. The 10th of June an open cinema for local people at Caceres…

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June 8 @ 2:00 pm - June 11 @ 11:00 pm
Parque Ecológico Voces por el Clima,
Esquina de con, Av. Los Castillos & Jr Gral. Belisario Suarez, Santiago de Surco
Lima , Lima Lima Peru
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CINE OCÉANOS is an itinerant cinema which will take place in Lima city between the 8th and 11th of June. Program: On June 8th the cinema will take place in the Ecological Park Voices for Climate, during the celebrations of the World Ocean Day Peru 2016. The 9th and 10th of June the film presentation will be hold during the morning in the UTEC and UCSUR University respectively. The 10th of June an open cinema for local people at Caceres…

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World Oceans Day Festival and Art Contest

June 8 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Stewart Beach Park,
201 Seawall Blvd
Galveston , TX 77550 United States

Come celebrate the Ocean on its doorstep! This year on World Oceans Day (June 8th) Artist Boat is bringing the international celebration to Galveston, Texas! The World Oceans Day Festival features something for ocean-lovers of all ages! Local, regional, and national organizations will host interactive activities to highlight how we are all connected to the ocean. Visitors can also view submissions in our Marine Debris Art Contest and cast their vote for the People’s Choice Award. All artwork submissions are crafted…

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World Oceans Day with an Art Show and Reception

June 8 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Stone and Glass,
1285 Simpson Way
Escondido, CA 92029 United States
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The event will benefit San Diego Coastkeeper, who will be on hand to share information on how to protect and restore fishable, swimmable and drinkable waters in San Diego County. We will of course feature Ocean related Art in the Gallery – even more so for the month of June including a retrospective of James Stone’s Sea Life.  James Stone is the Owner and lead artist at Stone and Glass his work focuses on Ocean Conservation and endangered species. http://stoneandglass.com/artist/…

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Millfields Inspired – Widening Horizons – Celebration BBQ

June 8 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Firestone Bay,
Devil's Point
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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A community Bar-B-Q at Firestone Bay, Stonehouse, Plymouth, Devon, UK. This is for the Stonehouse Primary School children and their families to come along and join Millfields Inspired for a BBQ and ocean related activities on the beach. This will be to celebrate and display the work they have been doing as part of the Widening Horizons programme in relation to the jobs that exist in, on and around the ocean.

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World Oceans Day Outreach; Clean-Up

June 8 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Roberts Grocery Parking Lot,
32 N Lumina Ave
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480 United States
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Cape Fear Academy's AP Environmental Science students and Green Club members will be stationed in downtown Wrightsville Beach with an educational station

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World Oceans Day Virtual Resonance Repatterning Session

June 8 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
virtual event with teleconference and recording,
644 Old Samish Road
USA, 98229 United States

Add your voice to this FREE virtual Resonance Repatterning® session to benefit our oceans. This repatterning takes place on Oceans Day, June 8th at 5 pm Pacific and 8 pm Eastern time.  Wherever you live, you are affected by the quality of life of our oceans.  Your health and well-being depend on its vitality and connection for personal and global wellness. This session begins with a Focus Questionnaire where you can add your positive intentions and concerns. This is followed by…

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Films Making Waves

June 8 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Teton County Library,
125 Virginian Lane
Jackson, WY 83001 United States

The ocean is the heart of our planet. We celebrate together the beauty, wealth, and promise of the Ocean with a double-feature of two films at The Pink Garter Theatre, Jackson, WY. Doors open at 5 PM and films start at 6 PM. Jago: A Life Underwater is the story of one man's intimate relationship with the ocean--an insight into the human connection with our blue planet. Sonic Seas underscores that the ocean’s destiny is inextricably bound with our own and…

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World Oceans Day – Surfing, Sharks, Ships and the Sea

June 8 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Illawarra Brewery,
Crown Street (Crn Harbour St)
Wollongong, NSW 2500 Australia

Hear from experts in the field and find out about the amazing research underway at the University of Wollongong

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Staffa Seawatching Evening

June 8 @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Ulva Ferry,
Isle of Mull Argyll PA73 United Kingdom
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Join the ranger service and the Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust in association with Turus Mara for a special evening trip to the island of Staffa.  We’ll look out for marine mammals and birds during the journey and from the clifftops, also spending time at the puffin colony.

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Tiny Giants at Night: Science, Art & Cocktails!

June 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Redwood Library and Athenaeum,
50 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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Join Sailors for the Sea, Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences and Redwood Library and Athenaeum for cocktails & conversation while viewing Tiny Giants: Marine Microbes Revealed on a Grand Scale. The exciting evening event in honor of World Oceans Day will feature a special opportunity to meet the scientists behind Tiny Giants and to learn from them about the many important contributions made by marine microbes to the planet. The scientists will also share how they made the visible invisible. Tickets: $30 includes exhibit, local brews, wines & spirits, and hors d'oeuvres…

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San Francisco World Oceans Day

June 8 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Pier 23,
San Francisco , CA 94111 United States
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Celebrate San Francisco Bay Sharks and the conservation work of Shark Stewards and their friends.  Then join us for cool blue cocktails at Pier 23 Restaurant, one of our participating ocean businesses helping keep the waterfront and the Bay Butt Free! Saturday join our bi-weekly beach clean up at our partner and adopted Aquatic Park National Marine Heritage Area at 12:00 doing a beach clean up and cigarette butt count as part of our No Butts in the Bay survey and campaign.

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Oceans of Stars

June 8 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sydney SEA LIFE Aquarium,
1-5 Wheat Road
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia
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Celebrate World Oceans Day 2016  with SEA LIFE Trust @ SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium. Join us for an exclusive after hours event at one of Sydney's most iconic attractions and meet all the amazing stars of the underwater world as well as those that are working to save them. You can come face to face with incredible marine life whilst enjoying a complimentary drink. The evening will include access to the aquarium, information stands and talks by inspiring marine conservation…

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World Oceans Day Cleanup and Cookout

June 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Perdido Key State Park – West Use Area,
15301 Perdido Key Drive
Pensacola , Florida 32507 Select a Country:
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Join the Friends of Big Lagoon State Park, Inc. for an evening beach cleanup at Perdido Key State Park, followed by a hamburger cookout.

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Sustainable Seafood Cooking Class

June 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Flying Apron Inn & Cookery,
3 Summerville Wharf Road
Summerville, Nova Scotia B0N 2K0 United States
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Celebrate World Oceans Day with a cooking class at The Flying Apron! Chef Chris Velden will prepare a delicious meal featuring local, sustainable seafood. Wednesday, June 8 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm $45/per person +HST Chef Chris is passionate about sustainable seafood. As part of The Flying Apron's World Oceans Day celebrations, he will teach the class about local, sustainable fisheries and show you how to make this amazing menu with fresh, local seafood: • Smoked Fish Mousse with Artisan…

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SEA LIFE London – An Ocean of Stars

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
SEA LIFE London,
County Hall, Westminster Bridge Rd,
London , SE1 7PB United Kingdom
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Join us for an evening celebrating marine conservation and the stars thereof! Pick up a free glass of bubbly, indulge in some tasty nibbles and find out more about inspiring conservation whilst surrounded by SEA LIFE London's breath-taking displays.

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2016 Elisabeth Mann Borgese Ocean Lecture

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dalhousie University’s Scotiabank Auditorium,,
1233 LeMarchant St
Halifax, Nova scotia B3H 4R2 Canada

“The Elisabeth Mann Borgese Ocean Lecture Series commemorates and celebrates the life and work of Elisabeth Mann Borgese, founder of the International Ocean Institute. Launched in 2005 to mark the 25th anniversary of the IOI Training Programme in Halifax, it aims to encourage the debate on oceans issues, which was so dear to Elisabeth, by inviting internationally renowned speakers to discuss important and timely ocean-related topics. Through this lecture series, we hope to generate awareness among stakeholders, academics, students and the general…

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The Story Collider – Surfacing

June 8 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Busboys and Poets – Brookland,
625 Monroe Street Northeast
Washington, DC 20017 United States

The Story Collider was founded in 2010 by Ben Lillie and Brian Wecht, two physicists who met at a storytelling show in Queens and quickly realized that they could do that too. Since then, The Story Collider has been bringing true, personal stories about science to life both through our many live shows as well as our weekly podcast. They're all true, and all, in one way or another, are about science. Our next show in Washington DC - Surfacing - will…

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Marine biology Station (National institute of biology) open doors day

June 10

In occasion of World oceans day 2016 with the slogan »Healthy oceans, healthy planet« we invite you to celebrate with us Open doors day at the Marine Biology Station Piran of the National Institute of Biology on Friday, June 10, 2016 Guided tours, interactive workshops, lectures and presentations will be organized. All of these and much more to discover! To find out more please visit our website.

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World Ocean’s Day

June 11
105 Chehaw Park Rd.
Albany, GA 31701 United States
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Our 4th Annual World Oceans Day Celebration is Saturday, June 6 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Zoo. Chehaw will have hands-on ocean themed activities, games, crafts, and prizes available for everyone to enjoy. The Gulf Specimen Marine Lab is back and will be bringing the ocean to Chehaw with its educational traveling exhibit, The Sea Mobile. The Jekyll Island Sea Turtle Center will also be in attendance with educational booths.

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“Nothin’ But Sand” Cleanup day at the beach

June 11 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Lima, Peru,
Lima, Peru
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“Nothin’ But Sand” If you want to help protect the ocean you love from pollution, come with us to the beach cleaning day !!! Saturday June 12, 2016 8:00 am to 1:00 pm Activities: Beach cleaning, collaborative team work, recreational activities and competitive games. We hope everyone could  join us in this  global effort in defense of the ocean THIS IS A “HANDS-ON” REAL WORLD EXPERIENCE.

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Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful – World Oceans Day Cleanup

June 11 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am
Water Works Park,
1710 N Highland Ave
Tampa, FL 33602 United States

Volunteers are needed to protect Tampa Bay! Bring your kayak, canoe, paddleboard, or motorboat to help remove litter and debris from the Hillsborough River. Help preserve our beautiful waterways and improve our community.

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Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful – World Oceans Day @ Bermuda Blvd

June 11 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Bermuda Blvd to Desoto Park,
22nd Street to DeSoto Park
Tampa, FL 33605 United States
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Volunteers are needed to protect Tampa Bay! Bring your kayak, canoe, paddleboard, or motorboat to help remove litter and debris from the Hillsborough River. Help preserve our beautiful waterways and improve our community.

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Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful – World Oceans Day @ Cotanchobee Park

June 11 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park,
601 Old Water St
Tampa, FL 33602 United States

Volunteers are needed to protect Tampa Bay! Bring your kayak, canoe, paddleboard, or motorboat to help remove litter and debris from the Hillsborough River. Help preserve our beautiful waterways and improve our community.

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World Ocean’s Day at the Fort Fisher Aquarium

June 11 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Fisher Aquarium,
900 loggerhead Rd.
Kure Beach , NC 28449 United States

The Fort Fisher Aquarium will host it's annual World Ocean's Day event. Featuring educational programming, animal encounters, crafts and more. Join us on June 11th to celebrate all the good things about the Ocean.

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$3 - $20

World Oceans Day at the Virginia Living Museum

June 11 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Virginia Living Museum,
524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23601 United States

Celebrate the world’s oceans with a day of family activities at the Virginia Living Museum designed to raise awareness of the importance of ocean conservation. See displays of ocean specimens from the museum’s non-live natural history collections. There will also be exhibits about wise seafood choices through the Seafood Watch program and how trash in the oceans affects animal health.

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World Oceans Day

June 11 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens,
3755 NW Hwy 17/92
Sanford, FL 32771 United States
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World Oceans Day

Come celebrate our beautiful oceans at the Central Florida Zoo, where, thanks to some helpful tips from Disney Channel's Octonauts, you can be inspired to take action to protect marine life and their habitats through interactive games, activities, crafts, and more. Meet some ocean creatures up close and personal in our aquarium exhibits, including lion fish, eels, clown fish, and tangs. This event is included in general Zoo admission; additional fees may apply for certain activities. Please call 407.323.4450 ext.…

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World Oceans Day

June 11 @ 10:00 am
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Lehigh Valley Zoo,
5150 Game Preserve Rd
Schnecksville, PA 18078 United States
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The ocean deserves its own day! Lehigh Valley Zoo will be celebrating World Ocean’s Day on Saturday, June 11th, 2016. Learn about the world’s oceanic species and what you can do to help the planet.

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World Oceans Day 2016!

June 11 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
St. Francis Xavier University-Biology Dept.,
2320 Notre Dame Ave.
Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2W5 Canada
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3rd annual World Oceans Day event hosted by the St. Francis Xavier University Biology Dept. Hands-on fun for all ages. Our Goals: Introduce a younger audience to marine biodiversity (from plankton to whale) Explore live marine animals, their unique characteristics and their behaviour; the St. Francis Xavier Univ. marine organism touch-tanks showcase a variety of marine animals, some of which can only be seen while scuba diving (>30 feet deep). Examine preserved marine animals and their unique characteristics (camouflage, defenses,…

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World Ocean Day at CMA

June 11 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium,
3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium (CMA) in the Los Angeles Waterfront will host its annual World Ocean Day event on Sat. June 11, 2016 from 11a-4p. Visit CMA and celebrate the ocean and share how important it is in our lives. The day will feature arts and crafts, scavenger hunts, animal stories, staff presentations, a guided beach walk, hatching grunion fish eggs and more. Visit the CMA website (cabrillomarineaquarium.org) for more information.

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Explore the Seashore beach workshop

June 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Sea Synergy Marine Awareness & Activity Centre,
Main St
Waterville, Kerry 0000 Ireland

Fun kids beach workshop rockpooling, beach games and nature connection @2pm-3:30pm Celebrate world oceans day whilst looking for the animals that live in our local coastline!

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June 11 @ 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Marcos Paz 1718 - 7
CABA, Buenos Aires 1407 Argentina
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En este día ofreceremos charlas gratuitas y abiertas a toda la comunidad destinadas a crear conciencia sobre la problemática de los océanos y lo que podemos hacer al respecto   15:00 hs  Project Aware Specialty Course- Para conocer:  qué es Project Aware - Características de los océanos- Problemas actuales que enfrenta- Qué se esta haciendo . Y qué puede hacer cada uno de nosotros al respecto 17:00 hs Coral Reef Conservation Specialty Course -Para conocer:  Características biológicas de los arrecifes de coral…

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Healthy Tybee + Healthy Oceans = Healthy Planet

June 11 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Memorial Park,
30 Van Horne Ave
Tybee Island, GA 31328 United States

Come out and help us celebrate a unique opportunity to celebrate, help protect, and conserve the world’s oceans! Tybee Island Beach Clean Up Saturday, June 11 4:00 - 7:00 PM Memorial Park FREE PARKING, LOW WASTE SNACKS and REFRESHMENTS will be provided. FRIENDS AND FAMILY ARE WELCOME!!   Meet at Memorial Park at 4:00 PM (Free Parking Available) • Buckets and grabbers supplied • Clean the beach • Sort and count littered items • Learn what you can do to…

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Galway Atlantaquaria World Oceans Day, 2016

June 12
Galway Atlantaquaria,
Promenade, Salthill Galway
Galway, Ireland
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Come celebrate World Oceans Day at Galway Atlantaquaria. The day includes some fantastic activities, the premier special edition of Octonauts, Science, education and interactive fun for kids and adults.

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Beach Clean Up Rarangi New Zealand

June 12 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Rarangi Beach Clean up,
New Zealand

Conservation Kids New Zealand's Zoe Luffman who is an Ocean Health Activist has organised  a Community Beach Clean Up to be held Sunday 12th June to coincide with World Oceans Day. We will be cleaning up the beach from Monkey Bay to The Diversion, Rarangi Nr Blenheim a 5 km stretch of beautiful coastline at the top of the South Island's  east coast. Meet at Rarangi Community Hall at 10am for registration. Free sausage sizzle afterwards for all volunteers and…

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SANS Beach Clean Up

June 12 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Lawrencetown Beach Provincial Park – Beach House,
4348 Lawrencetown Rd
East Lawrencetown, Nova Scotia B2Z 1P7 Canada

Surfing Association of Nova Scotia (SANS) will be hosting their annual beach clean up at Lawrencetown Beach this year, in partner with the Lawrencetown Beach Crew, Anchored Coffee and Clean Nova Scotia. Join us during this great event to help keep our roadsides and beaches clean! All ages are welcome and encouraged to participate. Rain or shine, this will be an accessible event. Come one come all - let's get together and clean up our beautiful beach community! The clean up will be followed by…

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Yoga by the Sea

June 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
St. Mary’s Boat Club,
1641 Fairfield Rd
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4E8 Canada

Grab a yoga mat and join the Ecology Action Centre (EAC) for an hour long session of oceanside yoga on the Northwest Arm! All levels and ages are welcome and encouraged to attend. Hope to see you there! For more information, contact: Susannah Rebar susannahrebar@gmail.com

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June 12 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Barranquillo de Pozo Izquierdo,
Pozo Izquierdo
Santa Lucía, Las Palmas 35118 Spain
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This is a Race for the Sharks every year the Canary Islands Shark Alliance organizes in Gran Canaria, Spain. The main objective is to get involved not only the most sportive people but also the common families, in a Race Non Crono for all the ages, just for fun and for Solidarity with the Marine Environmental Education based on Shark Conservation. As the years before, this June the race will also take place in a small village by the sea…

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Marine Science Sunday: Marine Mammal Superheroes

June 13 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Marine Science Sundays are offered every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the Month. Join us in July for a new theme and free classroom programming.
The Marine Mammal Center,
2000 Bunker Rd
Sausalito, CA 94965 United States
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Join us on the 2nd Sunday of each month for Marine Science Sunday - a FREE engaging ocean-inspired classroom series from our education experts. Our oceans contain some of the World's greatest superheroes.  The World's largest animal, marine mammals that have learned to use tools, and dolphins that have learned how to hunt on land are just a few of the amazing creatures we have living off our very own California Coast.  Come learn more at Marine Mammal Superheroes: Super…

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June 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Venice Beach Pier,
3100 Ocean Front Walk @ Washington Blvd South side of Pier, Tower Buccaneer
Venice, CA 90292 United States
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Oregon Coast Aquarium- World Oceans Day

June 25
Oregon Coast Aquarium,
2820 SE Ferry Slip Rd
Newport, OR 97365 United States
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Theme: Healthy oceans, healthy planet, with a special emphasis on stopping plastic pollution. Event Goals: To provide an enhanced educational guest experience centered on the importance and value of the ocean and its inhabitants. To emphasize and encourage our human connection to and reliance on the ocean. To provide opportunities for guests to make a difference for ocean health through specific “calls to action”. Create a signature Aquarium event that can be marketed to increase attendance and community engagement in…

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Idaho Falls Zoo World Ocean Day

June 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Idaho Falls Zoo,
2725 Carnival Way
Idaho Falls, ID 83402 United States
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We may not live near the ocean, but what we do has an impact. Learn more about the zoo's cute ocean dwellers, African black ‐footed penguins, and how you can protect our oceans even if you live in Idaho.

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Agency Leaders Symposium 2016

September 6 @ 8:00 am - September 7 @ 8:30 pm
Huntter Valley,
Level 4, 10-14 Waterloo St
Surry Hills, NSW 2010 Australia
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Ashton Media is going to organize Agency Leaders Sympsium 2016 in Hunter Valley, Australia. It is going to be a lagest and most influential gathering of agency decision makers this year. In this event senior agency leaders going to address the challanges and opportunities of current modern day communication businesses.

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Marketing Technology Conference Australia 2016

November 14 @ 8:00 am - November 16 @ 8:30 pm
Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley,
430 Wine Country Dr
Lovedale, NSW 2325 Australia

If you have question related to marketing technology, like how do organisations know what works and what doesn’t? How do they ensure they are making the correct investments for future growth? You should joint our highly targated Marketing Technology Conference in Australia. In this event delegates going to share their thoughts about martech and that help you all to get success in business.

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