Community Blog

  • Submit your activity to the booklet

    For the past few years, we’ve crowdsourced great World Oceans Day activity ideas and descriptions from educators around the world. We especially love sharing activities that work from educators and others at zoos and aquariums. This activity kit has been downloaded over 600 times in past years – so share your activity and be a part of it! Fill out

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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

    Happy new year! Check out what’s coming for World Oceans Day We hope your holidays were full of fun, relaxation, and reflection. Now that it’s a new year, we hope you’ll join us in making a resolution to do more for ocean protection than ever before. Read on for a timeline of when new World Oceans Day resources will be

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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 produce durable plastic goods and the rest remains “unaccounted for,” which is akin to saying, “lost in the environment” from where it eventually gets washed into

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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 media, and share with friends! Our partner organizations around the world showed that THEY ❤ oceans last June 2014. Here’s how a few more aquariums worldwide

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