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I wear blue For the Oceans

January 1 - June 10
virtual & international,
(c/o 110 Seaman Avenue), (New York), NY 10034 United States
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I wear blue For the Oceans photo event:  a virtual international collaborative creative effort to raise awareness to effect change. Each of us has the responsibility to be a voice for the oceans. The hope is to make a massive international united visual statement that will inspire, educate, and incite the proaction that is critically needed now. Please submit your blue photo to turn the planet blue for World Oceans Day. fb: https://www.facebook.com/events/506160036190762/ email: theblueproject.xyz@gmail.com the blue project: Effort to raise awareness, inform, support current… Find out more »

Mundus maris Award 2015 – We Are All Connected To The Ocean

April 20 - June 8
Brussels,
Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
We invite you – young people up to age 24 (up to 12 years, 13 to 18 years, and 19 to 24 years) – to participate in a contest for the Mundus maris (The World of the Sea) Award 2015 for celebrating the World Oceans Day 2015, 8 June, together. We invite original and creative written and visual stories about the ocean. Stories are welcome from all over the world. The best in each age group will be published in an… Find out more »

Seafood Champion Award

May 11 - June 8
Brussels Expo,
Brussels, Belgium
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SeaWeb has announced the opening of nominations for the 2016 Seafood Champion Awards. The announcement was made to seafood professionals gathered in Brussels, Belgium, for the 23rd edition of Seafood Expo Global, the worlds largest seafood trade event, produced by Diversified Communications. Nominations are encouraged on behalf of individuals, companies or organizations whose accomplishments demonstrate outstanding commitment to advancing seafood sustainability in the fishing, aquaculture, seafood supply and distribution, retail, restaurant and foodservice sectors, as well as conservation, science, academia and… Find out more »

Coral Planting at the Tip of Borneo

May 17 - June 6
Tanjung Simpang Mengayau,
Northernmost Tip of Borneo, Kudat, Sabah w3w - otters.mixtures.shovel Malaysia
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TRACC is a marine conservation organisation who restore damaged coral reef ecosystems using diving volunteers. We plant coral all the time. Come along, see what we do, and maybe try it for yourself! Find out more »

AYC radio show about the ocean

May 17 @ 12:00 pm - June 7 @ 4:00 pm
AYC – KZN,
North Beach, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal 04091 South Africa
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Ansari Youth Club (AYC) is a non-profit organisation aimed at fortifying the new generation with human values that will make them more aware of their responsibility and impact on earth. AYC also encourages the youth and everyone to have healthy fun! Some of the members will be on Radio Al-Ansaar (http://www.alansaar.co.za/audio%20streaming.htm) in Durban, South Africa on Thursdays 21 & 28 May and 4 June at 3 – 3.30 p.m South African time to talk about World Ocean Day and the… Find out more »

We are the Ocean State! Campaign

May 20 - June 3
Online!,
Providence, Providence, RI 02903 United States
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Our message is simple: keep Rhode Island’s waters clean. Why? Because “We are the Ocean State.” World Oceans Day is June 8th and we think it’s the perfect opportunity to bring attention to Rhode Island’s beautiful waters and heritage as the Ocean State. This summer as we head out to the great blue waters of Rhode Island, we want to remind local leaders and businesses that it takes a continuing commitment to keep Rhode Island’s waters clean. We’ve joined forces with… Find out more »

Coral Reef Management for sustainable development

May 28 - June 20
Townsville,
14 Cleveland Terrace, North Ward, Townsville, Queensland 4810 Australia
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A training program for international coral reef managers from the Caribbean, Pacific and Indian Ocean. This program has been supported by the Australian Government DFAT Australia Awards, IUCN and coordinated by Reef Ecologic The training is based in Townsville, Misison Beach, Cairns and Port Douglas from 1-119 June 2015 Find out more »

Marine Science Ocean Conservation, Research, Education Grant

May 29
Youth Ocean Advocates philanthropy team at the Seattle Aquarium,
1483 Alaskan Way, Seattle , WA 98101 United States
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This is a great opportunity for a school near you. Help spread the word about this opportunity from the Youth Ocean Advocates philanthropy team at the Seattle Aquarium! The Youth Ocean Advocates philanthropy team at the Seattle Aquarium is funding the purchase of equipment to aid nonprofits and K-12 schools in the advancement of ocean conservation, research and/or education. A total of $5,000 is available, with individual grant awards of $200 to $2,500, for the purchase of marine science-related equipment. Grant… Find out more »

Renaissance Speakers Toastmasters “trash talk”

May 29 @ 12:00 pm
celebrity center,
5930 franklin ave, Los angeles, CA United States
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Renaissance Speakers Toastmasters club is holding a Toastmasters meeting on June 7th in celebration of June 8th World Oceans Day. 9-12 at celebrity Center in Hollywood. Guests welcome. Find out more »

Save The Sea Restaurant Campaign 2015 by EJF

June 1 - June 30
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Save The Sea Restaurant Campaign 2015 in Germany,
Wiclefstraße 16-17, Berlin, Berlin 10551 Germany
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The Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF) is teaming up with some of the German’s top seafood and Michelin-starred restaurants to raise money and awareness for our critically important work to secure truly sustainable, well-managed fisheries and with this the conservation of marine biodiversity and ecosystems and the protection of human rights. Over the past years, 53 restaurants with 32 Michelin stars between them, have raised £20,000 for EJF’s Oceans Campaign. For the first time, this year’s Save the Sea Restaurant Campaign… Find out more »

Marine learning activities cycle 2015

June 1 - June 30
Universidad Católica del Norte, Coquimbo, Chile,
Larrondo 1281, Coquimbo, Coquimbo 1781421 Chile
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University students of marine biology career at the Facultad de Ciencias del Mar of the Universidad católica del Norte (Coquimbo – Chile) with the support of Proyecto Asociativo Regional (PAR) EXPLORA CONICYT Region de Coquimbo, are trained in designing an activity marine learning based on a constructivist pedagogical model, in order to increase levels of knowledge of the local marine ecosystem. University students visit different colleges, previously coordinated for learning activities. Preparation of posters, drawings, comics, conceptual and mind maps, artifacts and digital presentations,… Find out more »

World Oceans Week 2015

June 1 - June 8
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Every day until June 8, 2015
Aquarium of the Bay,
The Embarcadero at Beach St, San Francisco, 94133 United States
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Aquarium of the Bay is celebrating World Oceans Day for a full week! Find out more »

Coral Reef Management for sustainable development

June 1 @ 7:00 pm - June 20 @ 7:00 pm
Great Barrier Reef,
14 Cleveland Terrace, North Ward, Townsville, Cairns, 4810 Australia
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An international training course for exchanging knowledge between coral reef scientists and managers from the Caribbean, Pacific and Indian Oceans with experts from the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. The course involves presentations, workshops, field visits, open days and much more. The course is organised from 1-20 June and includes World Environment Day and World Oceans Day. The course is funded by the Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Australia Award program. Find out more »

World Oceans Week 2015

June 2 - June 9
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Every day until June 8, 2015
Aquarium of the Bay,
The Embarcadero at Beach St, San Francisco, 94133 United States
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Aquarium of the Bay is celebrating World Oceans Day for a full week! Find out more »

The Economist’s World Ocean Summit 2015

June 3 - June 5
The Oitavos, Cascais, Portugal,
Lisbon, Portugal
Chaired by Zanny Minton Beddoes, editor-in-chief, The Economist, the third World Ocean Summit, part of the Blue Week Lisbon, will identify realistic solutions to the tension between economic development and environmental sustainability. Find out more »

World Oceans Week 2015

June 3 - June 10
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Every day until June 8, 2015
Aquarium of the Bay,
The Embarcadero at Beach St, San Francisco, 94133 United States
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Aquarium of the Bay is celebrating World Oceans Day for a full week! Find out more »

Invasive Species Removal

June 3 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
UH Manoa Childrens Center is going to Kaimana Beach,
2600 Campus Rd QLCSS #407, Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
55 preschool aged children, their families and teachers will learn about the invasive algae: Avrainvillea and its impact on reef, water and wildlife at one of our favorite beaches in Honolulu. We have found a Botanist to supervise our beach/water clean up to celebrate World Ocean Day. We are also kicking off our reduce plastic campaign and will clean up trash, especially harmful plastics at the beach and at our child care center. Find out more »

Second African Marine Debris Summit

June 3 @ 9:00 am - June 5 @ 12:05 am
SANBI Conference Centre, Kirstenbosch,
Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Newlands, 7735 South Africa
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  The Two Oceans Aquarium is seeing an increase of various species of Sea Turtles being pushed down by warm currents to the colder waters around the Western Cape.  Unfortunately not all the animals are found alive or could be saved by their rehabilitation programme and amongst the few turtles that could not be saved, six of the animals have been found with plastic in their system and could have led to their deaths. Plastic at sea is well documented… Find out more »

The San Silvestre WOW Event!

June 3 @ 6:30 pm - June 8 @ 5:00 pm
San Silvestre School,
Avenida Santa Cruz 1251, Miraflores, Lima, 0000 Peru
San Silvestre School celebrates World Oceans Day with a whole week of great events including a WOW night on Wednesday 3rd June which brings together an eclectic mix of artists, scientists and entrepreneurs to celebrate World Oceans Day and to screen Plastic Paradise; a school assembly where a new shopping bag will be launched – produced from PET bottles and designed by students; and a Beach Cleaning event on the Costa Verde. Find out more »

World Oceans Week 2015

June 4 - June 11
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Every day until June 8, 2015
Aquarium of the Bay,
The Embarcadero at Beach St, San Francisco, 94133 United States
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Aquarium of the Bay is celebrating World Oceans Day for a full week! Find out more »

Sea Speaks to the Soul

June 5 - June 8
Dubai , UAE,
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Dubai United Arab Emirates
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Raising Awareness to Reduce Plastic, Planting Native Ghaf Trees, Mangroove Rehabilitation and Beach Clean Ups ‘Sea Speaks to the Soul’ is our theme to shout out loud by our ACTIONS for Oceans. Contact : Simran Vedvyas Like our Facebook Page (SynergY)     www.facebook.com/CosmoFoundationYouth Email for more details- synergyouth@outlook.com Find out more »

World Oceans Day Hawai‘i: Student Art Contest

June 5 - June 22
Honolulu Museum of Art,
900 S Beretania St, , Honolulu,, HI 96814 United States
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The World Oceans Day Hawai‘i Sea Change Student Art Contest deadline is right around the corner. Submit your work today in the following categories – photography, drawing, painting, mixed media and sculpture – and win up to $1K in cash and prizes – plus have your work featured in the prestigious Honolulu Museum of Art during the second annual @worldoceansdayhawaii film and art festival. Be the voice of the voiceless and let your creativity help save our seas! Visit worldoceansdayhawaii.org… Find out more »

Family Fun Day celebrating the Oceans

June 5
Lost Chambers Aquarium, Atlantis the Palm, Dubai,
Crescent Rd, Palm Jumeirah, , Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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On June 5, 2015, Lost Chambers Aquarium will have a family fun day. We will offer 1 child free with 1 paid adult for admission , and activities will include facepainting, arts and crafts with recyclable plastics, Selfies for the Sea, educational talks and interactive Aquatheatre shows with the divers. Find out more »

40Fathoms Film Festival

June 5 - June 7
South African Shark Conservancy Old Harbour Museum,,
Market Square, Marine Drive, Hermanus, South Africa
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A cinematic celebration of Earth’s oceans from JUNE 5th-7th, 2015. 40Fathoms Film Festival is a South African Shark Conservancy event. Find out more »

Fishackathon 2015: Boston (New England Aquarium)

June 5 - June 7
New England Aquarium,
1 Central Wharf, Boston, MA 02110 United States
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Small-scale fishermen in developing countries face growing challenges. Their catches are declining because of overfishing, climate change and other forms of environmental degradation. They spend more money on fuel and more time out on the ocean to catch enough to make ends meet. And they can’t keep up with competition from larger vessels that in some cases are fishing illegally. With 50 percent of the fish caught for human consumption coming from small-scale and artisanal fisheries, the livelihoods of these… Find out more »

Fishackathon 2015: Long Beach (Aquarium of the Pacific)

June 5 - June 7
Aquarium of the Pacific,
100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
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Small-scale fishermen in developing countries face growing challenges. Their catches are declining because of overfishing, climate change and other forms of environmental degradation. They spend more money on fuel and more time out on the ocean to catch enough to make ends meet. And they can’t keep up with competition from larger vessels that in some cases are fishing illegally. With 50 percent of the fish caught for human consumption coming from small-scale and artisanal fisheries, the livelihoods of these… Find out more »

Fishackathon 2015: Miami (Venture Hive)

June 5 - June 7
Venture Hive,
1010 NE 2nd Ave , Miami , FL 33132 United States
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Small-scale fishermen in developing countries face growing challenges. Their catches are declining because of overfishing, climate change and other forms of environmental degradation. They spend more money on fuel and more time out on the ocean to catch enough to make ends meet. And they can’t keep up with competition from larger vessels that in some cases are fishing illegally. With 50 percent of the fish caught for human consumption coming from small-scale and artisanal fisheries, the livelihoods of these… Find out more »

Fishackathon 2015: New York City (Green Wave)

June 5 - June 7
GREEN WAVE INTERNATIONAL INC. New York Headquarters,
5423 1st Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11220 United States
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Small-scale fishermen in developing countries face growing challenges. Their catches are declining because of overfishing, climate change and other forms of environmental degradation. They spend more money on fuel and more time out on the ocean to catch enough to make ends meet. And they can’t keep up with competition from larger vessels that in some cases are fishing illegally. With 50 percent of the fish caught for human consumption coming from small-scale and artisanal fisheries, the livelihoods of these… Find out more »

Fishackathon 2015: Chattanooga (Tennessee Aquarium)

June 5 - June 7
Tennessee Aquarium,
One Broad Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Small-scale fishermen in developing countries face growing challenges. Their catches are declining because of overfishing, climate change and other forms of environmental degradation. They spend more money on fuel and more time out on the ocean to catch enough to make ends meet. And they can’t keep up with competition from larger vessels that in some cases are fishing illegally. With 50 percent of the fish caught for human consumption coming from small-scale and artisanal fisheries, the livelihoods of these… Find out more »

Fishackathon 2015: (Vancouver Aquarium)

June 5 - June 7
Vancouver Aquarium,
845 Avison Way, , Vancouver, , British Columbia Canada
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Small-scale fishermen in developing countries face growing challenges. Their catches are declining because of overfishing, climate change and other forms of environmental degradation. They spend more money on fuel and more time out on the ocean to catch enough to make ends meet. And they can’t keep up with competition from larger vessels that in some cases are fishing illegally. With 50 percent of the fish caught for human consumption coming from small-scale and artisanal fisheries, the livelihoods of these… Find out more »

Fishackathon 2015: Durban, South Africa (uShaka Marine World)

June 5 - June 7
uShaka Marine World,
1 King Shaka Avenue, Durban, South Africa
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Small-scale fishermen in developing countries face growing challenges. Their catches are declining because of overfishing, climate change and other forms of environmental degradation. They spend more money on fuel and more time out on the ocean to catch enough to make ends meet. And they can’t keep up with competition from larger vessels that in some cases are fishing illegally. With 50 percent of the fish caught for human consumption coming from small-scale and artisanal fisheries, the livelihoods of these… Find out more »

Vietnam Sea and Island Week

June 5 - June 7
My Khe Beach,
Quang Ngai City, Viet Nam
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The main activities include a meeting to celebrate the World Oceans Day and Vietnam Sea and Islands Week in My Khe Beach, Quang Ngai City, performances, exhibitions of the Vietnam sea, islands. Also, Quang Ngai will organize a conference to promote seas and islands economic investment. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has decided to hold the Sea and Island Week 2015 themed “Healthy oceans, healthy planet” in Quang Ngai Province from June 5 to June 7. The theme… Find out more »

World Oceans Week 2015

June 5 - June 12
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Every day until June 8, 2015
Aquarium of the Bay,
The Embarcadero at Beach St, San Francisco, 94133 United States
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Aquarium of the Bay is celebrating World Oceans Day for a full week! Find out more »

The World Ocean Day Celebration: “Ericeira, World Surfing Reserve”

June 5 - June 8
Ribeira d´Ilhas Beach,
Estrada Nacional 247, Praia de Ribeira d'Ilhas, Santo Isidoro, Ericeira, Mafra, mafra, Mafra Portugal
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To help raise awareness for the preservation of our natural resources, using art as an ally in promoting creative recycling. The Skeleton Sea Art Gallery has accepted this challenge, along with the Municipality of Mafra and the Parishes of Carvoeira, Ericeira and St. Isidoro, thereby organizing several beach clean-ups and creative workshops that aim to celebrate the World Environment Day (June 5) and World Oceans Day (June 8), under the inspiration of “Ericeira, World Surfing Reserve.” Communicating with a conservational… Find out more »

The Baltic Sea Project Conference “Science of Changes”

June 5 - June 8
Pirita Top Spa hotel,
Regati pst 1, Tallinn, Estonia
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The Baltic Sea Project is an international UNESCO ASP network project among schools for a better environment in the Baltic Sea catchment area. Today, 156 schools from 9 different countries are involved in various project activities. After every 3 years a big international conference will be held to give the coordination forward to another partner country. Registration to conference is ended. WHEN & WHERE? Time: 5-8th of June, 2015 5th of June is World Environment Day 8th of June is World Ocean… Find out more »

Halifax Ocean’s Day Celebration

June 5 @ 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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World Ocean’s Day promotional gifts and ocean educational Materials given out to approximately 1,000 local school children and visitors. Find out more »

World Oceans Day at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

June 5 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic,
1675 Lower Water Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J1S3 Canada
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Don’t miss the 23rd World Oceans Day, being held on the boardwalk at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic on Friday, June 5th.  This free day-long event at the museum brings together over 30 organizations with exhibits and displays, and annually attracts over a thousand visitors. Event highlights include: See fish and sea creatures up close! Special oceanographic programming aboard CSS Acadia. Mermaid interpretation for kids! Interact with the people who keep our oceans safe. Visit educational exhibits and interactive… Find out more »

Santiago College World Ocean Day 2015

June 5 @ 8:00 pm
Santiago, Chile,
Avenida Camino Los Trapenses 4007, Lo Barnechea, Santiago, Chile
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Students of Santiago College will join together to celebrate Word Ocean Day. They will discover why the ocean is important and how to help keep it healthy. Find out more »

From the source to the sea

June 6 - June 8
Unnamed Venue,
Cape May, NJ United States
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Water is a sacred gift, fundamental and indispensable for sustaining all life. It’s the life- giving fluid of our planet needed by all organisms, humans, animals, and plants alike. Our very existence is intimately connected with – and dependent upon – the quality of water. Celebrate Water where the river meets the sea and join us in promoting our sacred living waters. Events: Ceremonial paddle & boat parade from Higbees Beach on the south jetty of Cape May Canal to… Find out more »

World Oceans Day at Loggerhead Marinelife Center

June 6
Loggerhead Marinelife Center,
14200 US Highway One, Juno Beach, FL 33408 United States
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Come celebrate World Oceans Day with one of the most iconic animals of the sea – sea turtles! Guests will have the opportunity to learn about conservation efforts, ways to save water, sea turtles, and more ways to help in this all day event on June 6th, 2015. Take a tour through our sea turtle rehabilitation area and Exhibit Hall to learn about our different sea turtle patients currently recovering from various illnesses and injuries. Take a glance into our… Find out more »

B&J Diving Centre Diving- for World Ocean Day

June 6 - June 7
B&J Diving Centre Sdn. Bhd.,
Salang Bay & ABC Beach, Pulau Tioman,, Malaysia
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Join us on the 6th and 7th June to celebrate World Oceans Day and do your bit to protect our beautiful ocean! We are running two separate activities during the weekend – Dive Against Debris and Crown Of Thorns. Dive Against Debris Package This option is open to all levels. Divers are the only people on the planet that have the skills to remove debris from under the waves. Tens of thousands of marine animals and seabirds die every year… Find out more »

Fisheries and Marine Institute – World Oceans Day

June 6
Fisheries and Marine Institute,
155 Ridge Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 5R3 Canada
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The event will feature a variety of fun and educational activities for kids of all ages. We will also have free entertainment (Terry Reilly) Bring the kids and come join the fun! Interactive Booths, touch tanks, boats, Crafts, Face Painting, Balloon Animals, Door Prizes, Wheelchair Accessible and free parking available onsite. Find out more »

Healthy Planet, Healthy Ocean

June 6 - June 8
NC Aquarium AT Pine Knoll Shores,
1 Roosevelt Blvd., Pine Knoll Shores, NC 28512 United States
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Come to the North Carolina at Pine Knoll Shores to celebrate our world’s ocean. Explore the beauty of the ocean and learn how you’re connected to it. Find out ways you can help the ocean and all of the animals in it. See if you can separate out the micro-plastics from the sand. Go through animal stomachs to see what trash they ate. Test your ability to function properly if you’re entangled in marine debris. Come on out and discover… Find out more »

World Ocean Weekend

June 6 - June 8
Lakes Aquarium,
Lakeside, Newby Bridge, Cumbria LA12 8AS United Kingdom
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Learn all about the oceans at our fun packed weekend event celebrating World Ocean Day 2015 Find out more »

World Oceans Week 2015

June 6 - June 13
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Every day until June 8, 2015
Aquarium of the Bay,
The Embarcadero at Beach St, San Francisco, 94133 United States
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Aquarium of the Bay is celebrating World Oceans Day for a full week! Find out more »

World Oceans Weekend at Adventure Aquarium!

June 6 - June 7
Adventure Aquarium,
1 Aquarium Drive, Camden, NJ 08103-1060 United States
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Calling all ocean lovers! Celebrate with Adventure Aquarium during World Oceans Weekend this June 6-7! Learn what you and your family can do to protect marine life and the positive impact you can have on local and worldwide waterways – all while having fun! The weekend will feature: Hands-on interactive activities Demonstrations from conservation partners Up-close aquatic animal opportunities FREE! Live shows And much more! And don’t forget about the great exhibits you’ll see during your visit including Ocean Realm, Shark… Find out more »

World Oceans Weekend (June 6 & 7) at Adventure Aquarium!

June 6 - June 7
Adventure Aquarium,
1 Aquarium Drive, Camden, NJ 08103-1060 United States
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Calling all ocean lovers: Celebrate with Adventure Aquarium during World Oceans Weekend being held June 6-7!  Learn what you and your family can do to protect marine life and the positive impact you can have on local and worldwide waterways – all while having fun! The weekend will feature: Hands-on interactive activities Demonstrations from conservation partners Up-close aquatic animal opportunities FREE live shows And much more! And don’t forget the variety of exhibits you’ll see during your visit, including Shark Realm,… Find out more »
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LeLu Loves the Ocean!

June 6 - June 8
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WOD
LeLu Coffee Lounge,
5251 Ocean Blvd, Siesta Key, FL 34242 United States
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Please join LeLu Coffee Lounge and Surfrider in raising awareness for the Worlds Oceans!  June 6 and 7 we will be showing documentaries, offering petitions to sign for the amazing campaign Rise Above Plastics, offering reusable bags instead of plastic bags, offering alternative methods to to go containers, and launching our first of many beach clean up!  We will have great drink/food specials and are pairing up with as many local businesses on Siesta Key as we can! Find out more »

OCEAN BOUND! GRAND OPENING

June 6 - June 7
The Discovery Centre,
1593 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Z7 Canada
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The Discovery Centre’s latest exhibit Ocean Bound! celebrates its Grand Opening during World Oceans Day Weekend onJune 6 & 7 with ocean-themed programming, engaging expert presentations, special guests and face painting. Join Discovery Centre as we discover water’s journey, learn about species and their habitats and understand how our actions on land affect our oceans. Join us and become a Water Warrior! Find out more »
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West Marin World Ocean’s Day Celebrations!

June 6 @ 5:00 am - June 8 @ 5:00 pm
In honor of World Oceans Day, we are kicking off a weekend of information and action! Celebrate World Oceans Day by taking the time to visit your favorite coastal access and pay tribute to the Big Blue!   California now leads the nation and the world in ocean protection, ensuring the preservation of ecosystems along the coastline of California.  This World Oceans Day show us how much you love the ocean and send us pictures to admin[at]eacmarin.org. Drakes Beach Clean… Find out more »

Trash Free Waters

June 6 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Rick’s on the River,
2305 N Willow Ave,, Tampa, FL 33607 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. Find out more »

Virginia Living Museum World Oceans Day Celebration

June 6 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Virginia Living Museum,
524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd., Newport News, VA 23601 United States
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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, explore ocean-focus information throughout the galleries, attend talks by aquarium staff about deep sea and Chesapeake Bay animals. There will also be exhibits about wise seafood choices through the Seafood Watch program and how trash in the oceans affects animal health. Admission is… Find out more »

Greenville Zoo – World Oceans Day

June 6 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Greenville Zoo,
150 Cleveland Park Drive, Greenville, SC 29601 United States
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World Ocean’s Day seeks to educate the public about the world’s oceans, waterways, and their inhabitants, in partnership with AZA (The Association of Zoos and Aquariums). Find out more »

The Florida Aquarium – World Oceans Day Weekend

June 6 @ 9:30 am - June 7 @ 5:00 pm
The Florida Aquarium,
701 Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL 33602 United States
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We invite you to celebrate the ocean and everything it touches on World Oceans Day weekend at the Aquarium! Explore and learn about a variety of habitats and why they’re important to us and the ocean through special activities and programs. You’ll also discover what The Florida Aquarium is doing to help protect the ocean and the animals that call it home, and ways that you can help too! Enjoy special ocean-themed activities throughout the Aquarium and special presentations each day. Find out more »

3rd Annual Roundhouse Aquarium Fun Run for the Oceans.

June 6 @ 9:30 am - June 7 @ 8:00 pm
Roundhouse Aquarium,
1 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 United States
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3rd Annual Roundhouse Aquarium Fun Run for the Oceans 5K Family Beach Fun run/walk to benefit the Roundhouse Aquarium Saturday, June 6, 2015, 9:30am North Side of the Manhattan Beach Pier This is a fundraising event for the Roundhouse Aquarium. Help us continue our ocean education programs by participating in the Fun Run. Stop by the Roundhouse Aquarium after the event to celebrate World Oceans Day and learn more about the ocean environment. Cost: $35 per person. Includes: T-shirt, water,… Find out more »

World Oceans Day at Carolina SciQuarium

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Greensboro Science Center,
4301 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro , NC 27455 United States
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We are proud to join hundreds of other educational institutions, conservation organizations, and thousands of individuals around the world to celebrate our shared oceans. Celebrate World Oceans Day in the Carolina SciQuarium and learn about animals that live in our world’s oceans and our personal connection to the sea. Enjoy crafts, informal talks and fun aquatic activities. Find out more »

World Oceans Day at the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

June 6 @ 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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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 lionfish, eels, clownfish, and tangs. Find out more »

World Oceans Day at Oregon Coast Aquarium

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Oregon Coast Aquarium,
2820 SE Ferry Slip Rd, Newport, OR 97365 United States
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The Oregon Coast Aquarium will celebrate World Oceans Day Saturday, June 6, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. with activities and information about ocean conservation. On World Oceans Day, people around the planet celebrate and honor the body of water that links all of us, for its beauty and bounty. The Ocean Project and The World Ocean Network have promoted and coordinated the growing global celebration since 2002. Dozens of activities will connect people with the ocean, whether it is… Find out more »

Discovery Place – World Oceans Day

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Discovery Place Museum,
301 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202 United States
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Dive into World Oceans Day and explore what makes 71 percent of the Earth’s surface so amazing! Chat with experts from Polar Bears International and the North Carolina Fossil Club about polar bears and other ocean animals. Explore many different ocean activity stations throughout the Museum and stop by the Explore More Life lab for an up-close encounter with some marine animals. North Carolina Fossil Club members will have walrus and whale fossils on display Take a peek into the Discovery… Find out more »

World Oceans Day in Saginaw, MI – Children’s Zoo at Celebration Square

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Celebration Square,
1730 S. Washington Ave , Saginaw, MI United States
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The Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) is joining forces with Dr. Seuss Enterprises, Random House Childrens Books and The Ocean Project to create a big splash for World Oceans Day. Join us in celebrating with fun activities, giveaways, and shows. Cost: Regular admission, Members free. Find out more »

World Oceans Day at Downtown Aquarium

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Downtown Aquarium,
700 Water St., Denver, CO 80211 United States
Shark Touch Tanks, Scavenger Hunts, Arts & Crafts and Much More! Find out more »

Hampshire beach clean-up campaign

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gosport and Lee-on-the-Solent towns, South-East Hampshire,
South Street , Gosport, Hampshire PO12 1EP United Kingdom
HUNDREDS of people will don rubber gloves and litter pickers in a bid to clean up Hampshire’s beaches. Schoolchildren, shop workers and businessmen and women will come together for the day of action. The litter picking event has been organised by environmental campaigners Gosport and Lee Litteraction to mark National Volunteers Week and World Oceans Day on June 6. Dozens of businesses and organisations have backed the event, vowing to do their bit on a patch of shoreline between Wicor… Find out more »

World Oceans Day Celebration at HMNS

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Houston Museum of Natural Science,
5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77030 United States
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With a goal to stop plastic pollution, Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet is this year’s theme for UN-designated World Oceans Day. Celebrate at HMNS with a swim through the new Hamman Hall of Texas Coastal Ecology, Strake Hall of Malacology (aka Shells), Shark! Touch Tank Experience, and even the Morian Hall of Paleontology. Plus, there will be hands-on fun for all ages under the fishes in the Alfred Glassell Hall. This is your chance to “dive” on life-size 2D coral reefs… Find out more »

Underwater Cleanup of Kalk Bay Harbour

June 6 @ 10:00 am
Kalk Bay Harbour,
Kalk Bay Harbour, Cape Town, 7990 South Africa
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At the end of the Second African Marine Debris Summit (3 to 5 June) we will holding an underwater clean up of Kalk Bay Harbour. Find out more »

World Ocean Day at Belfairs Woodland Centre

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Belfairs Woodland Centre,
Eastwood Road North, Leigh on Sea, Essex SS9 4LR United Kingdom
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EVERYONE IS INVITED! A DROP IN DAY WITH CRAFTS AND GAMES CELEBRATING OUR WONDERFUL SEAS AND OCEANS. Find out more »

World Oceans Day at Belfairs Park and Nature Reserve

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Belfairs Park and Nature Reserveadd to shortlist,
Leigh-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 3SH United Kingdom
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Come and meet the teams from the Marine Conservation Society, Southend Sealife Centre, Southend Fisheries, the Zoological Society of London, Anglian water and many more! Find out more »

World Ocean Day at the St Lucie County Aquarium

June 6 @ 10:00 am - June 7 @ 3:00 pm
Smithsonian at the St Lucie County Aquarium,
420 Seaway Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34949 United States
Come to the Smithsonian Marine Ecosystems Exhibit, located in the St. Lucie County Aquarium, on June 6th from 10:00am – 3:00pm and enjoy learning stations, crafts, face painting, seining demonstrations in the Indian River Lagoon, and other activities all centered around the Earth’s indispensable marine resources. The first 50 children twelve years old and under will receive a free gift bag filled with educational materials. Seining demonstrations will be offered every hour on the hour from 11:00am-2:00pm.  The demonstrations will… Find out more »

World Oceans Day 2015 @Shonan

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Enoshima,
1chome, Katase-kaigan, , Fujisawa, 〒251-0035 Japan
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In celebration of World Oceans Day, the special events invites local students and their parents to clean-up a beach and ocean. Find out more »

Houston Museum of Natural Science

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Unnamed Venue,
5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77030 United States
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Celebrate World Oceans Day at HMNS on Saturday, June 6 from 10-2 p.m. Have fun & learn how to keep oceans healthy! Humpback Whales and Secret Ocean 3-D Screenings!   Find out more »

World Oceans Day Festival at Ty Warner Sea Center

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sea Center,
211 Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara, 93101 United States
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World Oceans Day Festival Saturday, June 6 Celebrate and honor the world’s oceans with special activities inside the Sea Center as well as outside on Stearns Wharf. Find out more »

World Oceans Day at Discovery Place

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Discovery Place,
301 N Tryon St., Charlotte, NC 28202 United States
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Dive into World Oceans Day and explore what makes 71 percent of the Earth’s surface so amazing! Chat with experts from Polar Bears International and the North Carolina Fossil Club about polar bears and other ocean animals. Explore many different ocean activity stations throughout the Museum and stop by the Explore More Life lab for an up-close encounter with some marine animals. Marine Mammal Fossils 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. North Carolina Fossil Club members will have walrus and whale… Find out more »

Reserva Ecologica Ribera Norte World Oceans Day – 2015

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Reserva Ecologica Ribera Norte,
Camino de la Ribera, Acassuso, San Isidro, Buenos Aires Argentina
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El 6 de Junio estaremos realizando una Jornada de Limpieza en la Reserva Ribera Norte en San Isidro, como parte de las actividades de celebración del Dia Mundial de los Océanos. Los esperamos con guantes y botas ! Find out more »

NY Aquarium World Oceans Day Celebration

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
NY Aquarium,
Surf Avenue & West 8th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11224 United States
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Join the NY Aquarium in NYC’s Coney Island as we celebrate the seas for World Oceans Day. You can try your hand at some ocean-themed art, view a new film on marine pollution, and pledge to do your part to protect the water. Also, meet the Bubble Guppies from the hit Nick Jr. series, as they come up to the surface to celebrate the ocean with us. More details: http://nyaquarium.com/events/25 Find out more »

Vancouver Aquarium: World Oceans Day

June 6 @ 10:15 am - 5:00 pm
Vancouver Aquarium,
845 Avison Way, , Vancouver, , British Columbia Canada
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Come join us for our live streamed presentation and information booth setup at the Vancouver Aquarium during their World Oceans Day event! Can’t join us for our June 5th event or want to learn more about what we do? Then this is the perfect opportunity to ask us questions, watch our plastic to fuel machine in action and engage with thousands of others during World Oceans Day! Are you concerned about plastic pollution and its effects on the health of… Find out more »

World Oceans Day Festival at Esquimalt Gorge Park June 6th

June 6 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gorge Waterway Nature House in Esquimalt Gorge Park,
1070 Tillicum Rd., Victoria, British Columbia V9A 2A3 Canada
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World Fisheries Trust (http://www.worldfish.org) and Esquimalt Parks and Recreation (http://www.esquimalt.ca/parksRecreation/) are celebrating World Oceans Day on Saturday June 6th at the Gorge Waterway Nature House in Esquimalt Gorge Park. Come and join us for a day of family fun filled with music, nature walks, interacting with local marine animals, a bouncy castle, food, and a raffle! Join Esquimalt Parks and Recreation and the World Fisheries Trust in a celebration of World Oceans Day on June 6th, 2015 The event, featuring… Find out more »

North Shore Ocean Fest

June 6 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Turtle Bay,
57-091 Kamehameha Highway, Kahuku, HI 96731 United States
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A free community event to benefit ocean education programs for students from Waialua to Hahalu’u. Find out more »

World Oceans Day Celebration at the Texas State Aquarium

June 6 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Texas State Aquarium,
2710 N. Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78402 United States
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Hundreds of events are planned around the nation to help people get involved in solutions for a healthy ocean and society. By supporting clean energy choices, trash-free coasts and beaches, sustainable seafood, and more, we can celebrate the world’s oceans and keep them in good shape for generations to come. We’ll be featuring games, great activities, giveaways and more on Saturday, June 6th! Find out more »

World Ocean’s Craft Activities at Robertson Museum and Aquarium

June 6 @ 11:00 am - June 7 @ 4:00 pm
Robertson Museum and Aquarium,
Marine Parade, Millport, North Ayrshire KA28 0EG United Kingdom
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Join us for some World Ocean’s Day themed craft activities, including making a recycled jellyfish and a jellyfish in a bottle. Find out more »

Coastal Clean-Up Dunedin

June 6 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
St Kilda Life Saving Club,
43 Jacka Boulevard, Dunedin, Victoria Australia
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What? DUNEDIN COASTAL CLEAN-UP When? 12PM SATURDAY JUNE 6th 2015 Where? Beaches and coastal environments around Dunedin. You choose the area and go for it! Meeting Place? ST KILDA SURF LIFESAVING CLUB Map: http://goo.gl/maps/Nj63a Join us at the meeting place and collect your rubbish bags and gloves. You can then head out to a coastal area of your choice to clean up. Light Refreshments provided for volunteers. BRING COLLECTED RUBBISH BACK TO MEETING PLACE BY 3PM for sorting and removal.… Find out more »

World Oceans Day at Jenkinson’s Aquarium

June 6 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Jenkinson’s Aquarium,
300 Ocean Ave., Point Pleasant Beach, 08742 United States
Join us for this worldwide celebration of the ocean & explore ways you can help keep it clean every day. Dive demonstrations, activities, and crafts throughout the day. All ages. Find out more »

World Oceans Day at Idaho Falls Zoo

June 6 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Idaho Falls Zoo at Tautphaus Park,
2725 Carnival Way, Idaho Falls, ID 83402 United States
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We may not live next to the ocean, but our everyday lives affect it. Learn more about oceans and the zoo’s cute ocean dwellers, African black-footed penguins. Find out more »

Third Annual Reef Renaissance Film Festival, St. Thomas, USVI

June 6 @ 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Coral World Ocean Park, St. Thomas, USVI,
6450 Coki Point, St Thomas, 00802 Virgin Islands (U.S.)
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Conservation, sustainability and the ocean resource will again take center stage at the Third Annual Reef Renaissance Film Festival®, scheduled for Saturday, 6 June, 2015, at Coral World Ocean Park, on St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. Filmmakers are encouraged to submit their entries for a chance at our unique “Coral” Awards. As a special award, Cape Air will provide round-trip tickets for two to the winner of the Best-in-Show Award. Please see the Festival page for rules and information:  www.reefrenaissance.com Find out more »

World Ocean Day 2015: Sea festival ‘Zoutbad’ in Ostend

June 6 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
CC De Grote Post,
Hendrik Serruyslaan 18a, Oostend, West-Flanders 8400 Belgium
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On Saturday 6th of June 2015 the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) organizes the Sea festival ZOUTBAD with lectures, science cafés, seamarket, workshops, films, etc. This is part of World Ocean Day, a day recognized by the United Nations to call attention to the coast, sea and ocean. The event will take place at CC De Grote Post in Ostend from 16:00 to 22:00. You’ll learn about renewable energy and archaeological finds at sea, water sports, plastic pollution, etc. This year you can try… Find out more »

Monterey Bay Aquarium – World Oceans Day Weekend Celebration: Cooking for Solutions

June 6 @ 6:00 pm - June 7 @ 7:00 pm
Monterey Bay Aquarium,
886 Cannery Row, Monterey , CA 93940 United States
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Discover delicious ways to live an ocean-friendly lifestyle at our first Cooking for Solutions Celebration Weekend honoring World Oceans Day! This fun-filled weekend focuses on sustainable and organic food from land and sea, and explores how our everyday food choices can help the health of the oceans. Learn about the Aquarium’s conservation programs during our Sustainable Foods Celebration, and enjoy food events, tastings and cooking demonstrations for the whole family. Celebrate our ocean’s health at this spring’s Cooking for Solutions… Find out more »

Liverpool World Oceans Day 2015

June 7 - June 8
World Museum Liverpool,
William Brown Street, Liverpool, Merseyside L3 8EN United Kingdom
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Liverpool World Ocean’s Day started with the vision of raising awareness about the marine environment, promoting its conservation and teaching how to make more sustainable choices. Through education and raised awareness, people are able to make more informed choices in their day-to-day lives. As students at the University of Liverpool and future marine biologists we feel it is part of our duty to give people information that can help them to make these choices. Of course World Oceans Day events take… Find out more »

World Oceans Day Fisherman’s Wharf Victoria, BC

June 7
Fisherman’s Wharf,
12 Erie Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 0B2 Canada
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On World Oceans Day JUNE 8, people around the planet celebrate and honor the body of water which links us all, for what it provides humans and what it represents. On June 7th, be a part of this growing global celebration at Fisherman’s Wharf in Victoria, BC Canada ! We are providing several interactive and educational displays ranging from: talk to divers under the water, touch tank, interactive 3D watershed model, creepy crawlies, scavenger hunt, prizes, orca adoption, Ocean wise,… Find out more »

Swim Challenge – Swim for the Ocean

June 7
Praia da Duquesa,
Cascais, , Portugal
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If you love swimming and want to raise money to save the ocean, then this challenge is for you. Visit Just Giving and help us raise funds to Ocean Recovery Alliance, which does work around the world to help reduce plastic pollution in our waters. (Click here for more). You too can donate by clicking here.   The “4th Cascais Swim Challenge – Swim for the Ocean” will take place on June 7, at Praia da Duquesa beach, in Cascais, Portugal, the westernmost… Find out more »

World Oceans Day in Prince Rupert

June 7
Prince Rupert,
1000 McBride St, Prince Rupert, British Columbia V0V Canada
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On June 7th we will be having a swim filled with ocean themed games in celebration of World Oceans Day. This event will include a “find the pollution” – hidden picture game, turtle races, a biggest splash competition, and many more! We will also have some special guests visiting to play a game and enjoy the swim with us – friends with tails! Starting at the end of April we will have a display near the pools front desk called… Find out more »
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World Ocean Day at the Smithsonian!

June 7 - June 8
Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History,
10th St. & Constitution Ave. NW,, Washington, DC 20560 United States
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Come celebrate the ocean with scientists, illustrators, performers and more at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History! Find out more »

World Oceans Week 2015

June 7 - June 14
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Every day until June 8, 2015
Aquarium of the Bay,
The Embarcadero at Beach St, San Francisco, 94133 United States
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Aquarium of the Bay is celebrating World Oceans Day for a full week! Find out more »

McNabs Island Halifax Harbour Cleanup

June 7
McNabs Island Halifax Harbour Nova Scotia,
McNabs Island, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 5Y1 Canada
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Celebrate Environment Week and World Oceans Day by helping the Friends of McNabs Island Society cleanup McNabs and Lawlor Islands Provincial Park! SUNDAY JUNE 7 (Raindate JUNE 14) 9:30- 5:30 Two Departure Locations: 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. Eastern Passage: Meet at A&M Sea Charters 87 Government Wharf Rd, Fisherman’s Cove before 9:30 am. Space is limited to 29 people so everyone must pre-register. Bring… Find out more »

Chennai Coastal Cleanup

June 7 @ 6:00 am - 8:00 am
Marina Beach,
Chennai, India
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Welcome to the 6th year edition of the Chennai Coastal Cleanup organized by The Chennai Trekking Club. Our ambitious target for June 7th is to collect 50+ tons of garbage from 20+km of Chennai beaches with 5000+ volunteers both individual volunteers, corporates, schools and NGOs all joining hands together to create a strong message of environmental awareness within the community. Coordination of this massive cleanup operation will be done by a 100+ member volunteer team of the Chennai Trekking Club… Find out more »

World Oceans Day Fundraiser Concert

June 7 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Wayfarer,
843 West 19th Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627 United States
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Music by Kedd Cook, Opening set by The Prince All proceeds donated to the Surfrider foundation Find out more »

Houston Zoo World Oceans Day

June 7 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Houston Zoo,
6200 Hermann Park Dr., Houston, TX 77030 United States
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Message: The Houston Zoo and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) to educate Zoo guests on plastic pollution, marine debris, and how they can help save animals in the wild through reducing their use of plastics – included but not limited to single-use plastic bags, plastic household containers, and plastic water bottles. Event Activities: Animal Department Activities Aquarium – World Oceans Day pledge selfie wall Sea Lions – incorporate marine debris and monofilament messaging into sea lion show the day of the… Find out more »

World Oceans Time Family Festival: Mote Marine Laboratory

June 7 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium,
1600 Ken Thompson Parkway, Sarasota,, FL 34236 United States
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You can sign up for the fun a day earlier during the World Oceans Time Family Festival on Weekend, June 7 at The Aquarium tank at Mote Marine Lab. Mote’s event will have a Dr . Seuss theme in order to spotlight the ocean’s strong connection to the human spirit as well as the boundless inspirational power of our own natural world’s greatest reference. It will feature games plus crafts focused on green procedures, marine science and preservation by Mote… Find out more »

World Oceans Day Venice Beach Pier

June 7 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Venice Beach Pier,
3100 Ocean Front Walk, Venice, CA, CA 90292 United States
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On the cusp of World Oceans Day, we invite you to join us for World Oceans Day L.A. on the sand near Venice Beach Pier on Sunday, June 7th. Included in the festivities will be presentations by guest speakers, a variety of interactive experiential activities, as well as time for group introductions and stories. Please bring a favorite resource to share such as the name of a book, film, song, organization, or company that inspires you along with your beach towel, sunscreen,… Find out more »

Boat-based ecotours and more!

June 7 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
North Arm, Holyrood,
121 Northside Road, Holyrood, Newfoundland and Labrador Canada
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Come down to Holyrood (North Arm) to learn to pilot a remotely operated vehicle (ROV) and see the seafloor, or to go on a 1-hour boat-based eco-tour of the harbour, from 10am-3pm on Saturday June 6th and Sunday June 7th.  The Town of Holyrood will also offer a free bbq at Noon on Saturday June 6th. 10am-3pm: Boat Tours Coastal Connections Ltd. will offer one-hour boat tours to celebrate World Oceans Day. Jump aboard the MV Coastal Explorer in North Arm, Holyrood to… Find out more »

World Oceans Day Beach Cleanup

June 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ocean Beach,
Stairwell 17 - Great Hwy, San Francisco , CA 94122 United States
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Please join us in celebration of this very special day by cleaning the Beach and protecting our Oceans. Beach clean-up 10am-12pm. Drop-in and groups welcome. We also encourage participants to bring their own gloves, grabbers, or buckets. Come on down and help save the beach and ocean! *Note* rain cancels clean-ups. Check our twitter account for latest — http://twitter.com/#!/SFSurfrider Find out more »

World Oceans Day with ECOSLO

June 7 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Avila Beach,
3254 Avila beach drive, Avila , 93424 United States
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Beach cleanup with fun educational materials! Find out more »

Seymour Marine Discovery Center World Oceans Day

June 7 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until June 8, 2015
Seymour Marine Discovery Center,
100 Shaffer Road, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Visit the Seymour Marine Discovery Center – take a tour, make an ocean-themed craft, touch a shark and celebrate our blue planet! Find out more »

World Oceans Day at Birch Aquarium at Scripps

June 7 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography,
2300 Expedition Way, La Jolla, CA 92037 United States
From plankton to whales, explore ocean biodiversity and learn more about how you can make a difference for our changing oceans. Plastic pollution, ocean acidification, and clean energy will be some of the topics covered during World Oceans Day activities. Find out more »

New England Aquarium – Celebrate World Oceans Day with the Aquarium!

June 7 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
New England Aquarium,
Central Wharf, Boston, MA United States
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Enjoy hands-on, family-friendly activities, seafood cooking demos, tastings and more. And learn how you can help protect the oceans, too! The New England Aquarium is teaming up with the Association of Zoos and Aquariums to invite the public to a family-friendly day that showcases the conservation efforts of community groups, vendors and non-profits. We hope that our visitors will be inspired by the variety of solutions already at work in our community and find new ways to join in. The… Find out more »

Surrey, BC – World Oceans Day

June 7 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Blackie Spit Park,
3136 McBride Ave, South Surrey , British Columbia V4A 3C9 Canada
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Join us for this community event to celebrate the world’s oceans and get some inspiration for ways that you can enjoy and care for our coastline. There are plenty of family activities, great food, and entertainment for you to enjoy at beautiful Blackie Spit Park. Check back here for details about this year’s festival! Returning this year: See the finalists of the Sing it Wild youth song-writing contest. These young artists have written songs about the environment to inspire us all.… Find out more »

Sabe La Tierra Pilar – World Oceans Day

June 7 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until June 28, 2015
SABE LA TIERRA PILAR,
Gualeguaychú 1587, Pilar, Buenos AIres Argentina
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A partir del 7 de Junio , todos los domingos del mes , estaremos celebrando en Sabe La Tierra Pilar, el Dia Mundial de los Océanos. Proyetaremos el film SAMMY para los mas chicos y tendremos varias actividades para toda la familia. Find out more »

Community Event and Local Art- Beacon Park

June 7 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre, Beacon Park,
9811 Seaport Place, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 4X3 Canada
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Free marine-themed fun for the whole family! Exhibitors, live music, activities, facepainting, beach clean, refreshments, prizes, photos with Ollie, 25% off whale watching! Volunteer Artists Sought for World Oceans Day Celebration! Please contact Tina Kelly atoceaneer1@oceandiscovery.ca Find out more »

Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre

June 7 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Beacon Park,
9811 Seaport Place, Sidney, BC V8L 4X3 Canada
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Join us to celebrate World Oceans Day! Sunday, June 7th from 11am to 3pm in Sidney’s Beacon Park. It’s FREE! The Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre will be celebrating with a FREE event taking place in Sidney’s Beacon Park (behind the aquarium/Pier Hotel building at the end of Beacon Avenue.) Schedule of Events: 11:00—Kick-off with the Town Crier! 11:30—Storytime with the Vancouver Island Regional Library 12:00-1:00—Music by Cookeilidh 12:30-1:30—Photos with Ollie in our “photobooth”; dress up in one of our costumes for… Find out more »

Carrera Solidaria Corre por los Tiburones de Canarias

June 7 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Playa de Arinaga,
Aguimes, Las Palmas, Las Palmas 35118 Spain
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Corre por los Tiburones de Canarias es una Carrera Solidaria no cronometrada para todas las edades organizada por la Asociación ‘Alianza por los Tiburones de Canarias’ en Playa de Arinaga, Gran Canaria. Find out more »

World Oceans Day Celebration at Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre

June 7 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Beacon Park, Sidney BC,
9811 Seaport Place, Sidney, Canada
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Join the Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre to celebrate World Oceans Day! Free marine-themed activities, games, demonstrations and more in Sidney’s Beacon Park. Exhibitors Live Music Facepainting Beach Clean Salmon Sliders (for sale) Prizes Photos with Ollie the Octopus Discounted whale-watching Artists and more!     Find out more »

World Oceans Day Celebration at Beacon Park

June 7 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Beacon Park,
Beacon Avenue, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 4X3 Canada
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FREE! Come join us at this family-fun event in Sidney’s Beacon Park to celebrate our oceans! Marine-themed activities, booths and discovery stations hosted by local environmental groups, games, live music, artists and much more. Something for everyone, and all ages. Come and find out who lives in your ocean and how you can be an ocean hero in your own life. Find out more »

Cookeilidh Band World Oceans Day performance

June 7 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre, Sidney outdoor Amphitheatre,
9811 Seaport Pl, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 4X3 Canada
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For the past 7 years, Cookeilidh has been delighting audiences with their high energy traditional, and modernized Celtic tunes. Comprised of 12-string guitar, electric bass, Irish flute, fiddle, bodhran, and vocals, they weave their own special blend of “Trad with Attitude”. Mixing the tunes of Ireland and Scotland, with a heaping spoonful of Maritime flavour, and a dash of Folk, is their recipe for a modern day kitchen party! Find out more »

World Ocean Day Celebrations at Galway Atlantaquaria

June 7 @ 12:00 pm
Galway Atlantaquaria,
Salthill, Galway, GALWAY Ireland
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Celebrate this years World Ocean Day with lots of family activities at the Galway Atlantaquaria, designed to raise awareness of Ireland’s Incredible Marine Resources and Heritage and the importance of Ocean Conservation. See displays focused on Irish Marine Animals and Heritage. Explore ocean-focus information throughout demonstrations on marine research, seashore foraging, marine litter and marine leisure activities. Be inspired by talks on resources from the sea, marine initiatives, marine careers and marine safety. Get creative with Pirate Black John cartoon… Find out more »

Oceans Day in the Park

June 7 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Descanso Bay Regional Park,
595 Taylor Bay Roag, Gabriola Island, British Columbia V0R 1X1 Canada
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Interactive Sea life displays Information Tables Have a picnic in the park and celebrate our marine environment Find out more »

World Oceans Day at the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium

June 7 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Santa Monica Pier Aquarium,
1600 Ocean Front Walk, Santa Monica, CA 90401 United States
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Join us for a celebration of all things ocean in observance of World Oceans Day! We’ll have oceans of inspiration at the Aquarium, including games, activities, scavenger hunts and crafts!   There will be regular screenings of the Octonauts episode The Great Algae Escape throughout the day.  Shark feeding is at 3:30pm. We hope you can join us for the fun!   Find out more »

World Oceans Day celebration- Middle Cove Beach, NL

June 7 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Middle Cove Beach,
Middle Cove Park, Middle Cove, Newfoundland and Labrador A1K 5A7 Canada
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1pm-4pm: Divers, Animals & Beach Clean-Up at Middle Cove  Come on down to Middle Cove beach to meet the MUN Ocean Sciences Centre divers and researchers, see marine life up-close, and help with a beach clean-up with the Town of Logy Bay-Middle Cove-Outer Cove!  All activities are free, and all are welcome. 1pm and 3pm: Coastal Walk and Talk and Marine Debris Come walk along the edge and learn about the processes that have shaped Avalon Peninsula’s coastline for millions… Find out more »

Aros na Mara – World Oceans Day

June 7 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
St. Columba,
2621 St Columba Rd, Victoria, Subd. B, NS B2C 1A8 Canada
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The purpose of this informative and celebratory event is simply to heighten public awareness of the role ‘Aros na Mara, and the Bras d’Or lake can play in the understanding and maintaining the health of the world’s oceans. The event will also confirm general acknowledgement and appreciation about the fundamental value and economic potential that the Bras d’ Or Lake possesses for all Nova Scotians. As World Oceans’ Day is being celebrated on June 8th, CCBCVI considers this weekend an apt occasion and manner for Cape… Find out more »

Come aboard the Nautilus

June 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater, Julie Harris Stage,
2357 Old Route 6 Road, , Wellfleet,, MA 02667 United States
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Center for Coastal Studies in collaboration with Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater present an afternoon with local educator Amy Fleischer.  Amy brings deep sea exploration and her experience on board the Exploration Vessel Nautilus to WHAT, followed by a panel discussion with researchers from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute (WHOI) and a live interaction with a researcher on the Nautilus. Amy will share the wonder of exploring the deep ocean, as well as the amazing technology involved with studying it. Topics include:… Find out more »

Kayak for the Oceans for Reef Check Foundation, Marina Del Rey, California

June 7 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Reef Check Foundation,
14045 Panay Way, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292 United States
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Join Reef Check Foundation for an festive afternoon kayak/SUP, with after party in our new office in Marina Del Rey. Reef Check Foundation Sunday, June 7, 2015 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM (PDT) Marina del Rey, CA Find out more »
$5

Mapping the Blue

June 7 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Annapolis Maritime Museum,
723 Second St., Annapolis, 21403 United States
In celebration of World Oceans Day the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation will host a screening of the award-winning film, Mapping the Blue, at the Annapolis Maritime Museum on June 7th from 5-8.  Mapping the Blue is the story of the creation of one of the world’s largest marine parks in the Cook Islands. In 2012 the Cook Islands announced a Mega Marine Park – the biggest on Earth. This is one of the most magnificent places on the… Find out more »
$6250

Marine Conservation and Blue Economy Symposium

June 8
Unnamed Venue,
Dhaka, 1000 Bangladesh
On the occasion of World Oceans Day 2015 on 8th June Save Our Sea in cooperation with IUCN Bangladesh, regional initiative Mangroves for the Future (MFF), Conservationists and the Academia is organizing a Symposium On Marine Conservation and Blue Economy. The symposium is intended to asses the status and identify challenges of marine conservation science and practices in Bangladesh. The symposium aspires to identify the core issues of Ecosystem Based Management in the Bay of Bengal and the potential of… Find out more »

Brit & Chips – Healthy Oceans Healthy Planet

June 8
Brit & Chips,
5536A Cote Des Neiges, Montreal, Quebec H3T1Y8 Canada
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Our event will consist of several promotions concerning the use of plastic bags. During our event we will cease the use of all plastic bags and encourage re-usable bags. Each client that comes with a re-usable nag will receive a discount on their purchase. Also a percentage of sales will be contribute to the Open Pier Foundation. http://openpierfoundation.org/ Find out more »

Magnetic Island / TOBMI World Oceans Day 2015

June 8
Base Backpackers on Nelly Bay,
Nelly Bay Road, Nelly Bay, QLD 4819 Australia
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In 2009, Magnetic Island was the first location in Australia to celebrate World Oceans Day. This year, our local event for World Oceans Day (WOD) will again be held at Base Backpackers on Nelly Bay beach, Monday 8 June 2015.  Join the fun and celebrate the Oceans! 9.00am –          start the day with a beach clean up at the marina wall end of Nelly and head toward Base; bring gloves and garbage bag. 9.30am –          participating stalls / craft tables set… Find out more »

Blue Ocean Business Summit

June 8 - June 19
www.BlueOceanBusinessSummit.com,
Online Summit , Everywhere, IL 60614 United States
It’s a free online event for Ocean People who have their heads below the waves – divers, snorkelers and scuba diving industry stakeholders. The goal is to help consumers and dive businesses to understand and embrace the importance of a sustainable dive business model and be an active participant in addressing ocean issues. Find out more »

Terra Nova National Park – Oceans Day

June 8
Heritage Foundation of Terra Nova National Park,
Sandringham Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 3Y0 Canada
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There’s no better place to celebrate Ocean’s Day than at the touch tank in Terra Nova National Park. Drop by the Visitor Centre to participate in activities that celebrate the life-giving role of oceans. Find out more »

Keeping Belize’s Barrier Reef Alive for Future Generations.

June 8
Two Protected Areas/ LBCNP and GSSCMR,
18 to 23 miles East of Placencia, Stann Creek District. Belize
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Providing a tour of Two Protected Areas managed by Southern Environmental Association, for students from Primary, Secondary and Tertiary level educational institutions. Giving instructions and guided snorkeling to view corals, grass beds and marine life areas. Observe, discuss and take pictures of plastics and other environmental hazards on beaches and floating on the ocean. Find out more »

Fishackathon 2015: Baltimore (National Aquarium)

June 8
National Aquarium,
501 E. Pratt Street, Baltimore,, MD 21202 United States
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Small-scale fishermen in developing countries face growing challenges. Their catches are declining because of overfishing, climate change and other forms of environmental degradation. They spend more money on fuel and more time out on the ocean to catch enough to make ends meet. And they can’t keep up with competition from larger vessels that in some cases are fishing illegally. With 50 percent of the fish caught for human consumption coming from small-scale and artisanal fisheries, the livelihoods of these… Find out more »

Word Oceans Day at Zoo Basel

June 8
Zoo Basel,
Binningerstrasse 40, Basel, 4053 Switzerland
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Zoo Basel organizes a special program in its well known Vivarium which as been very popular for over 40 years. The main theme will be coral reefs and how to protect them. People will be able to take tours behind the scenes in the Aquarium and learn from experts how an ocean-friendly way of life can be reached. Find out more »

Seafood Champion Awards

June 8, 2015 @ 12:00 am - February 13, 2016 @ 12:00 am
First presented in 2006, the Seafood Champion Awards annually recognize individuals and companies for outstanding leadership in promoting environmentally responsible seafood. SeaWeb established the award to honor those in the seafood industry whose past and/or present contributions demonstrate a commitment to innovation that leads to change. Any individual, company or organization is welcome to submit nominations. Candidates can be nominated by others or self-nominated. Nominators may submit nominations for more than one candidate, but we strongly discourage individuals or groups submitting… Find out more »

Annual Sea Turtle Festival Florida

June 8
Keepers of the Coast,
111 Avenida Menedez, St. Augustine, FL 32086 United States
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The annual sea turtle festival is an all ages family friendly event that provides an opportunity for varying demographics of the community to learn how they can be a positive part sharing our beaches. Visitors engage in an interactive program we affectionately refer to as Keepers Cove where they must complete several activities from responding to a mock wildlife stranding, observing creatures in a touch tank, and many more fun activities. We are proud to be plastic free! The festival… Find out more »

World Oceans Day Celebration – Coastal Cleanup India

June 8
Pulicat,
Lake View Road, Pulicat Lake, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600062 India
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Coastal Cleanup India Rapid Response’s World Oceans Day – Beach Cleanup, draws volunteers of all ages together to remove trash from their coastlines. For all volunteers, especially Children, a cleanup experience is also an educational one. Educating the next generation on the impacts of ocean trash to stop further flow of debris into the ocean. As we approach 2015 World Oceans Day, we are prepaing for the massive cleanup events across India. To join as a volunteer/partner/sponsor, please email: info@rapidresponse.org.in Find out more »

Coral Restoration Foundation Plantapalooza

June 8
Coral Restoration Foundation,
5 Seagate , Key Largo, 33037 United States
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Coral Restoration Foundation plans to celebrate World Oceans Day on June 8 by planting over 1,000 corals on coral reefs in the upper Florida Keys. As a non-profit dedicated entirely to the mission of putting corals back on the reefs, World Oceans Day provides a platform for a massive outplanting event that will involve CRF staff, board members, volunteers, and community members. Find out more »

LitterARTI – Under the plastic ocean

June 8
Bristol City Centre,
St. Augustine's Parade, BS1 , Bristol, avon BS1 United Kingdom
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We will be gathering around the City Centre by St. Augustine’s Parade from 8 in the morning until 6 in the evening. LitterARTI will have  an art installation on display together with musical performances to take place during specific times on the day. We will also be supported by the Bristol Aquarium who will bring along their rock pool, as well as other partners to raise awareness about the waste issues in our oceans and to engage with the public… Find out more »

World Oceans Week 2015

June 8 - June 15
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Every day until June 8, 2015
Aquarium of the Bay,
The Embarcadero at Beach St, San Francisco, 94133 United States
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Aquarium of the Bay is celebrating World Oceans Day for a full week! Find out more »

Cambodia World Oceans Day – Koh Rong Samloem

June 8
M’Pay Bay Village,
Koh Rong Samloem, Sihanoukville, Krong Preah Sihanouk Cambodia
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Come and join us on World Ocean Day and be part of the Save Cambodian Marine Life crew to help build 20 new coral frames for our coral nursery. We will also be doing a huge reef, village and beach clean to clear away all the rubbish that has been dropped or washed ashore. With your help we can all make a big difference in just one day. We are many people coming together as one to work as one. We… Find out more »

Mangrove Conservation – Sapling Planting Event

June 8 @ 2:00 am
Prek Svay Community,
Koh Rong, Koh Rong Archipelago, Preah Sihanouk Cambodia
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The Song Saa Foundation works in the Koh Rong archipelago, of southwest Cambodia, promoting marine conservation and sustainable community development. Ben Thorne, Project Director of the Foundation believes that drawing attention to the Archipelago’s mangrove ecosystems is especially relevant to this year’s event: “The theme of this year’s Day is ‘healthy oceans, healthy planet’ and mangrove systems, with their role as habitat for an array of sea creatures – including sea turtles and juvenile fish – and bird life, such… Find out more »

Meet a mermaid and shake hands with a shark!

June 8 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Manly SEALIFE Sanctuary,
Manly SEALIFE Sanctuary, West Esplanade, Manly, New South Wales 2095 Australia
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70% of Earth is covered by water, so it makes sense that this is where most of our rubbish ends up. This World Oceans Day, come down and help rid our ocean of plastic pollution by joining us for a beach clean from 8am. All kids who participate will get free entry to Manly SEALIFE Sanctuary with a paying adult! Kids (and the kids at heart) can make their very own personal pledge to commit to creating a healthier ocean and… Find out more »

World Oceans Day at NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher,
900 Loggerhead Road, Kure Beach, NC 28449 United States
Aquarium staff will help visitors better understand the power we all have to protect the ocean. Throughout the day, guests can play and learn at Education Stations. Hands-on activities invite personal connections with shells, sharks, the ocean food web and much more. Find out more »

UNESCO – World Oceans Day 2015: Ocean and Climate

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Unnamed Venue,
125 avenue de Suffren, Paris, 75007 France
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The Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC-UNESCO) will organize a full day dedicated to the ocean’s role in the climate system. The program will include 5 scientific workshops, round tables, a UNESCO Open Campus for youth, and exhibitions to bring together scientists, political decision-makers, civil society and youth to foster dialogue to identify actions and possible ocean sensitive strategies to mitigate climate change and its socioeconomic impacts. The celebration of World Oceans Day will conclude with a High Level closing ceremony, during… Find out more »

‘Happy Ocean’ themed colouring competition at Irukandji

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters,
686 Marsh Rd, , Bobs Farm, New South Wales Austria
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The June long weekend has a special twist; Monday the 8th of June is WORLD OCEANS DAY!!! (save the date) Our beautiful big blue is getting into some trouble thanks to chemical and plastic pollution, unsustainable fishing practices, the acidification and desalination of the water, ghost nets and much more. Be part of the solution! You can help make a difference. On Saturday the 6th of June we will be running a huge ad in the Newcastle Herald with a… Find out more »

The Seas with Nemo & Friends at Epcot

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Epcot Theme Park,
200 Epcot Center Dr, Orlando, FL United States
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Guests can have a boatload of fun and learn how they can protect our oceans at The Seas with Nemo & Friendson World Oceans Day, June 8, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. In one of several special activities, families can learn how coral reefs form, what wildlife live there, and the threats that face coral reefs today. Want to know what a whale eats? There’s an activity for that too. Here’s a hint: there are two kinds of whale (baleen… Find out more »

World Oceans Day at the SC Aquarium

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
South Carolina Aquarium,
100 Aquarium Wharf, Charleston, SC United States
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World Ocean Day celebrates all that the ocean gives us. It’s how we get most of the air we breathe, cleans the water we drink, provides us with food and many more things. The United Nations officially recognized World Oceans Day on June 8th in 2008. We support our oceans by going to World Oceans Day events and telling others about it. One of the best places to visit is the South Carolina Aquarium in Isle of Palms near Charleston.… Find out more »

Kenna Eco Diving Underwater Cleanup

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cala Montgo,
Kenna Eco Diving, Passatge Clavell 9, 8, L'Escala, Girona 17130 Spain
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Every week during our research season, May to October, Kenna Eco Diving marine conservation research dive volunteers carry out an underwater cleanup dive and submit the debris data to Project AWARE. To celebrate World Oceans Day on June 8th we are dedicating the whole day to cleaning up the ocean and volunteer research divers will be conducting two cleanup dives. As usual the debris data will be collated and submitted to Project AWARE. Please get in touch if you would… Find out more »

St. Lukes Kindergarten – World Oceans Day 2015

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
St. Lukes Kindergarten,
Miguel de Azcuénaga 2250 - Olivos, Vicente Lopez, Buenos Aires 1636 Argentina
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1% To Conserve Galveston Island Launches on World Oceans Day

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
R. A. Apffel Pavilion East Beach, Galveston Island,
Boddeker Drive, Galveston, TX 77550 United States
While conserving Galveston’s natural resources are a big task, doing your part to help doesn’t have to be. That is, thanks to a new program being launched by Artist Boat next month. The program, 1% To Conserve Galveston Island™, makes contributing to conservation efforts on the Island as easy as purchasing lunch or grabbing an item from your favorite shop. When customers visit a participating 1% to Conserve Galveston Island business beginning in June, they will be given the opportunity… Find out more »

Fisch vom Kutter: Schüler bereiten nachhaltig gefangenen Frischfisch zu

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hafen / Museumshafen Probstei,
An den Stegen, Wendtorf, Schleswig-Holstein 24235 Germany
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Das gemeinsame Schulprojekt mit “Feinheimisch Genuss aus Schleswig-Holstein”, dem „Museumshafen Probstei“ und “Fisch vom Kutter”, will Schülern zeigen, wo man nachhaltig gefangenen Fisch kaufen und wie man ihn zubereiten kann. Ein Erlebnis zum World Oceans Day: Die Schüler werden zum Hafen nach Wendtorf fahren und direkt vom Kutter Fisch kaufen. Wie der Frischfisch ausgenommen und filetiert wird, erklären ihnen dort die Fischer. Anschließend wird der Fang in der Schulküche gemeinsam gebraten. Mit dieser Aktion soll für eine gesundheitsbewusstere Esskultur und… Find out more »

2015 World Ocean Day Celebration at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies,
88 River Road, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 United States
Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies invites you to join us in celebrating World Ocean Day! It is important to do your part in protecting the ocean every day. However, on this day each year, it is magical to see how many people/organizations come together to spread awareness about this vast environment. This year we are making a special effort to stop plastic pollution so come out, sign our pollution petition and enjoy crafts and special activities from 10am-4pm! Find out more »

World Ocean’s Day at the Newport Aquarium

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Newport Aquarium,
One Aquarium Way, Newport, KY 41071 United States
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We have teamed up with Humana to donate some reusable canvas grocery bags. We are going to have volunteers stationed to lead a craft where kids can decorate their very own canvas bag to help reduce the use of plastic bags. We will also have our Discovery Station carts placed around the aquarium to talk with guests about World Ocean’s Day and how they can help at home. We also had a “trash tank exhibit” created and we will have… Find out more »

Celebrate World Oceans Day! Pretend City Children’s Museum

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum,
29 Hubble,, Irvine, , CA United States
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World Oceans Day is the day of ocean celebration and action. People all over our blue planet organize celebrations to support action to protect the ocean. This year, the theme is Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet! Pretend City is making a special effort to stop plastic pollution through educational activities like: Smart Art: The World’s Oceans art activity will explore questions like, how does the ocean feel and what does it look like to you? Use a variety of materials and… Find out more »

Oklahoma Aquarium World Oceans Day

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Oklahoma Aquarium,
300 Aquarium Drive, Jenks,, OK 74037 United States
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All Day June 8 is International World Oceans Day and we are celebrating on the 6th! Dive into our undersea world and learn what a big role water plays in the health of out planet. Join our staff for activities in the Great Hall. Find out more »

Gulf World Marine Park – World Oceans Day

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gulf World Marine Park,
15412 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL 32413 United States
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Gulf World Marine Park is proud to join hundreds of other educational institutions, conservation organizations, and thousands of individuals in dozens of countries around the world to celebrate our shared ocean. World Oceans Day – held on June 8th of each year – is an opportunity to celebrate our world ocean and our personal connection to the sea. To celebrate Gulf World Marine Park will host World Oceans Day with lots of fun activities and special representatives from our local… Find out more »

World Oceans Day celebration- Petty Harbour Mini Aquarium

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Petty Harbour Mini Aquarium,
35 Southside Road, Petty Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador Canada
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The Petty Harbour Mini Aquarium will be opening for the season on World Oceans Day – Monday June 8th.  Come join us for opening celebrations and see local marine life up-close!  10am-6pm (entry fee). Find out more »

Oceans Day Port Hardy 2015

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Carrot Park, Port Hardy BC,
7250 Market Street, Port Hardy , British Columbia V0N 2P0 Canada
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World Oceans Day will be celebrated in Port Hardy on Monday, June 8, 2015.  This is a time to educate youth and our community about the life-giving role of our oceans and the importance of keeping our community, beaches and water systems clear of debris and pollution. The Port Hardy & District Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Centre would like to request your participation June 8th to celebrate Oceans Day.   This event is geared toward educating our children on… Find out more »

World Oceans Day at the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island 2015

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island,
374 Airport Road, Manteo, NC 27954 United States
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Come celebrate World Oceans Day with us at the NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island, Monday June 8th. Every June 8th marks 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… Find out more »

ECOGIG Gulf of Mexico Ecosystem Research Media and Education Day

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Port of Gulfport,
Gulfport Harbor St., Gulfport, MS United States
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A team of researchers from the ECOGIG—Ecosystem Impacts of Oil and Gas Inputs to the Gulf—Research Consortium will host a media and education day in Gulfport, Mississippi, on Monday, June 8 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. ECOGIG is a research consortium investigating the impacts of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill on deepwater ecosystems of the Gulf of Mexico. The event will take place dockside at the R/V Endeavor in the Port of Gulfport. There will be a press… Find out more »

Seymour Marine Discovery Center World Oceans Day

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until June 8, 2015
Seymour Marine Discovery Center,
100 Shaffer Road, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Visit the Seymour Marine Discovery Center – take a tour, make an ocean-themed craft, touch a shark and celebrate our blue planet! Find out more »

Expériences itinérantes

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Rues de Toulouse,
place du capitole, Toulouse, http://www.pixwhale.com/exp-riences-itin-rantes.html 31500 France
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PixWhale, grâce au triporteur aménagé de l’association Reflets, vous fera découvrir des expériences sur les océans et les changements climatiques dans les rues de Toulouse, entre 10h et 18h. Effet de serre, changements climatiques, montée du niveau des océans n’auront plus de secrets pour vous ! Vous verrez aussi les solutions que l’on peut adopter. Le trajet sera défini ultérieurement. Find out more »

Marine Litter Action Day – Westward Ho!

June 8 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Westward Ho!,
Westward Ho! seafront, Westward Ho!, Devon United Kingdom
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Westward Ho! has a very active and passionate group of beach cleaners and we are now deemed a BeachCare beach from Keep Britain Tidy. We are coming together on World Oceans Day to engage and involve the rest of the community in what we are doing and how we can make even bigger changes. Please come along to our information stall on Westward Ho! seafront to find out more and share ideas. We will be launching our monthly beach clean programme… Find out more »
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World Oceans Day Live Twitter Event: #MyOceanQ

June 8 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Consortium for Ocean Leadership,
1201 New York Ave, NW, Fourth Floor, Washington, DC 20005 United States
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In honor of World Oceans Day, the Consortium for Ocean Leadership and its members want to hear from you during our live Twitter event! What science questions do you have about the ocean? Do you want to learn more about a specific marine organism? Are you wondering how the ocean helps regulate climate or contributes to severe weather events? Have you observed changes in your local beaches that you’d like explained? No matter what your ocean science question, we can answer… Find out more »

Tierra Fertil – World Oceans Day 2015

June 8 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tierra Fertil Eduacion Viva,
San Isidro, Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires Argentina
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Durante Mayo y Junio estaremos conversando sobre los desechos plásticos en nuestros mares y proyectaremos el corto premiado AINT NO FISH, a los chicos de Tierra Fertil como parte de la celebración del Dia Mundial de los Océanos. Find out more »

World Ocean’s Day @ Zoo Miami

June 8 @ 2:00 pm
Zoo Miami,
12400 SW 152 Street, Miami, FL 33177 United States
Zoo Miami’s annual World Ocean’s Day celebration! Find out more »

Sea Synergy Marine Awareness & Activity Centre Open Day

June 8 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sea Synergy Marine Awareness & Activity Centre,
Main St , Waterville, Kerry 0000 Ireland
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Free Entrance to Sea Synergy Marine Awareness & Activity Centre Discover what lies beneath the Wild Atlantic Way Music & Nibbles Find out more »

Oregon World Oceans Day Newport, Nye Beach

June 8 @ 2:15 pm - 8:00 pm
Historic Nye Beach Newport Oregon,
729 NW Coast St. Newport, Oregon, OR 97365 United States
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Ocean Blue Project Inc, will Celebrate World Oceans Day, Monday June 8th 2015 on Nye Beach, Newport Oregon. We will focus on Plastic Pollution and add awarness on the importance of our World Oceans. OBP, is excited to celbrate our third year on this Oregon Beach. 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,… Find out more »

World Ocean Day at Ripley’s Aquarium

June 8 @ 3:00 pm
Ripley’s Aquarium of Myrtle Beach,
1110 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 United States
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Join Ripley’s Aquarium as we celebrate World Ocean Day!  Join us for crafts, education tables, and sign up for the Better Bag Challenge!  Help us protect the ocean and the animals that live there! Find out more »

Vernissage small Plastic Madonna

June 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tolhuistuin Amsterdam, The Netherlands,
Tolhuisweg 5, Amsterdam, 1031 CL United States
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The Plastic Madonna is a 12-metre wide statue printed by 3D printers from recycled plastic litter. A statue of a mother breastfeeding her baby, to create awareness that plastic litter is entering our food chain through the Plastic Soup. The litter for the Plastic Madonna will be gathered by hundreds of thousands of people picking up just one piece of litter. We hope this will give birth to a ritual, a way of living by doing this every day. The… Find out more »

Realising the potential of our oceans and coasts presentation

June 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Unnamed Venue,
1 Kensington Gore , London, SW7 2AR United Kingdom
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Oceans and coasts are foundations of our well-being and economic prosperity. Oceans produce half of the oxygen we breath and absorb 30% of the carbon dioxide emitted by human activity. Marine and coastal ecosystems regulate water quality, attract tourism, protect cities and communities from storms and flooding, and support the livelihoods of millions of people globally. Nearly 3 billion people obtain almost 20% of their animal protein from fish. Increasingly we look to oceans and coasts for new sources of… Find out more »

World Oceans Week Tofino

June 8 @ 6:30 pm - June 13 @ 6:00 am
Tofino, BC,
Tofino, Tofino , BC V0R2Z0 Canada
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World Oceans Week Tofino is a 2nd annual event produced by One Kind Mind to celebrate the various organizations and people working to protect and care for the waters of Clayoquot and beyond.  This year events will take place over three days June 8th, 10th and 12th. Monday night we have local youths sharing their vision for the future of Clayoquot followed by the movie premier of ‘Thule Tavalu’ a story of climate threatened lively hoods at opposite ends of… Find out more »

Shored Up! screening (a film by Ben Kalina)

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Stan Hagen Theatre @ North Island College,
2300 Ryan Road, Courtenay, British Columbia Canada
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The Comox Valley Regional District is hosting a public screening of Ben Kalina’s 2013 film “Shored Up”. Let’s kick start a community conversation about coastal development and a changing climate. Stan Hagen theatre at North Island College (2300 Ryan Road, Courtenay, British Columbia) – no admission fee – doors open at 7:00 pm (PST), screening at 7:30 pm (PST) Find out more »

Théâtre d’improvisation et table ronde à la MJC de Castanet

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
MJC Castanet Tolosan,
20 avenue de Toulouse, Castanet Tolosan, 31320 France, Metropolitan
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Quel lien entre Toulouse, les Océans et les changements climatiques ? A quels changements climatiques s’attendre localement et dans des régions plus éloignées ? Quelles perspectives et quelles solutions ? La première partie de la soirée, un spectacle de théâtre d’improvisation avec la troupe Lambda, permettra de soulever les questionnements. La deuxième partie de la soirée, une table ronde, permettra aux scientifiques invités (CNRM-GAME, CNES et LEGOS) de répondre aux questions que l’on se pose. Find out more »

This Living Salish Sea – Preview

June 8 @ 7:30 pm - July 8 @ 10:00 pm
Gibsons Heritage Playhouse,
662 North Road, Gibsons , British Columbia Canada
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To help promote World Oceans Day, the Green Film Series will be screening a short film preview of “This Living Salish Sea”, a film by local filmmaker, Sarama. This 5minute underwater segment takes us on a tour through the rich life under the surface of our local ocean area. The completed film will be screened this fall. Film website: http://livingsalishsea.ca Find out more »

Tofino’s Clayoquot Sound Theatre’s Presents: Thule Tuvalu

June 8 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Clayoquot Sound Theatre’s,
316 Main St, Tofino, Canada
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Tofino’s Clayoquot Sound Theatre’s will show the award winning film Thule Tuvalu on ‘Monday Night Movie’ in support of World Oceans Day. Find out more »

Monday Night Movies- World Oceans Day

June 8 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Clayoquot Sound Theatre,
380 Campbell St , Tofino, British Columbia Canada
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On June 8th, the award-winning film THULE TUVALU will be shown in support of World Oceans Day. Find out more »

FILM: eXXpedition showing in UK on Made Television

June 8 @ 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm
On Digital TV – Made in Bristol TV,
Made in Bristol TV, Bristol, United Kingdom
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eXXpedition is a film documenting the journey of 14 women who sailed across the Atlantic Ocean on a scientific research mission to make the unseen seen – from the plastics in our oceans to the toxics in our bodies. Sailing for 19 days aboard 72-foot vessel Sea Dragon, the team sampled the ocean for plastics and pollutants, feeding these results into wider studies examining the impacts of toxics and plastic pollutants on personal and environmental health. Studies have shown that… Find out more »

Conference : What is the Future of Our Ocean?

June 9 @ 2:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Maison des Océans,
195 rue St Jacques, Paris, 75005 France
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The ocean is critical to sustaining life on our planet, but it is changing in ways that we do not fully comprehend. This conference will explore the science behind our understanding of the ocean, the impacts of human activities on ocean health, and the ways we can best manage the ocean to ensure its protection. Find out more »
$10.00

Celebrate World Oceans Day AND FIGHT FOR SHARKS with a Northern California premiere of the film Revolution.

June 9 @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Bay Model Visitors Center,
2100 Bridegway, Sausalito, 94965 United States
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Please join Aquarium of the Bay, The Bay Institute, Shark Stewards, and other ocean heroes in celebrating World Oceans Day with the San Francisco Bay Area premiere of the award-winning film, Revolution. Revolution is a film about changing the world by going for it, taking stand, and fighting for something. Find out more »

Oceans Industry Showcase and Oceans Gala Dinner

June 10
World Trade and Convention Centre,
1800 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada
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Nova Scotia will host Oceans Week 2015, with a number of Oceans related activities and events happening across the Province, surrounding World Oceans Day on June 8, culminating on June 10 with an Oceans Gala Dinner in Halifax. Building on the success of last year’s Oceans Industry Showcase and Oceans Gala Dinner, the 2015 event promises to offer even more networking opportunities. Highlights: Nova Scotia’s current oceans related major projects: National Ship Building Procurement Strategy $35 Billion project Significant Offshore Oil and Gas… Find out more »

Marine Volunteer Training Workshop 2015

June 12 - June 13
Port Dickson,
Port Dickson , Negeri Sembilan Malaysia
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Join the Malaysian Nature Society’s Marine Group (Selangor Branch) for its two-parter World Oceans Day celebrations! We will be conducting a 1-night, 1 morning workshop in Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan from 12-13th June 2015 for MNS members who wish to volunteer at future World Oceans Day events. You will learn about marine life, fish identification, animal symbiosis, how to conduct a low-tide beach walk, how to carry out a clean coast index study, an underwater clean-up (for divers) and many… Find out more »

BioBlitz – remove marine litter from the shark nursery!

June 12 - July 12
Banco di Santa Croce,
Bikini Diving, via Bonito, Castellammare di Stabia, Italy
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Divers will remove marine litter and all lost fishing gear from the Santa Croce Bank (Gulf of Naples, Italy), one of the most beautiful dive sites of the Mediterranean sea and the largest nursery area for the nursehound, a shark listed in the IUCN Red-List of endangered species. Mother sharks choose this underwater mountain to lay their large eggs, called Mermaid’s purses, which are hung firmly with long curling tendrils on red sea fans or sponges. They will take at… Find out more »

Project Aware – 2015 ExplorOcean World Oceans Day Dive Against Debris Event

June 13
ExplorOcean,
600 E. Bay Avenue, Newport Beach, CA 92661 United States
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ExplorOcean, a non-profit, ocean-based science center in Newport Beach, CA, is pleased to announce that we are hosting our first Dive Against Debris event! Please join us on June 13th at our underwater clean-up event. In addition to the clean-up activities, we will have free hands-on science activities and projects for kids at our beautiful facility on the Newport peninsula. Admission to our learning spaces, including our Ocean Literacy Center, the Innovation Lab, and the Steele Model Pavilion is free all… Find out more »

Downderry and Seaton Ocean Day 2015

June 13
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Downderry Village Hall,
Main Road, Downderry, Cornwall, Downderry, Cornwall PL11 3JY United Kingdom
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Downderry and Seaton Ocean Day, Saturday 13th June, Downderry Village Hall. 9.30am – 3pm. Free Entry Back for it’s third year and gaining a great reputation after 2014’s hugely successful and extremely busy event, this years Ocean Day focuses on interaction, learning, and fun. With several returning exhibitors and activities, and many new interactive additions to the event, visitors will get the chance to see, hear, touch, smell, taste all that the ocean has to offer as we celebrate the… Find out more »

ExplorOcean World Ocean Day Expo

June 13 @ 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
ExplorOcean,
600 E. Bay Avenue, Newport Beach, CA 92661 United States
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ExplorOcean’s World Ocean Day Expo is a fun event for the entire family, volunteer groups, educators, students, and individuals! Activities include a coastal monitoring/cleanup by the Balboa Pier, an underwater/scuba cleanup, student showcase, and hands-on activities! Pre-registered participants in our stewardship activities (this event is completely FREE!) earn a t-shirt and goody bag! Educators, student showcase participants, and divers earn a t-shirt, goody bag, and lunch! Space is limited- register soon! Find out more »

Utah’s Hogle Zoo World Oceans Day

June 13 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hogle Zoo,
2600 East Sunnyside Avenue, Salt Lake City, UT 84108 United States
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We will be hosting a public event at the zoo and will have games about plastic recycling, a pledge, a plastic bag trade in for reusable bags, and information about sustainable seafood. We will have special keeper talks and enrichment with our Polar Bear and Pinnipeds. There will be craft supplies, prizes! The goal is to make our guests more aware of their impact on the ocean even though we are a land locked state.     Find out more »
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Just Around the Riverbend: World Oceans Day at Oxbow

June 13 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center,
3535 S Lumpkin Rd, Columbus, GA 31903 United States
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The beach is coming to Oxbow Meadows! Come celebrate World Oceans Day near the Chattahoochee River with a variety of activities for all ages that focus on the connection between our inland rivers and the ocean. Explore Oxbow’s new marine room full of Gulf coast sea creatures – you may even get to hold a few hermit crabs! This free event will feature fun games, screenings of ocean-themed movies, arts and crafts, educational talks, give-aways, demonstrations of the Marine Debris Tracker… Find out more »

World Oceans Day Celebration at Flint RiverQuarium

June 13 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Flint RiverQuarium,
101 Pine Ave, Albany, GA 31701 United States
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The Flint RiverQuarium will be celebrating World Oceans Day with special movie showings: Plastic Paradise and an Octonaughts episode, special activities and crafts for children and adults and informational displays throughout the aquarium. Find out more »

SeaStar Rock

June 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Queen Adelaide Club,
2-6 Stephens Place, Adelaide SA 5000, Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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SeaStar Rock is original energetic fun music and dance for kids, promoting marine sustainability. Join the SeaStar Rockers, where you’ll ‘Cha Cha’ with Chino Crabclaw, tap dance with Terrance Turtle, play ‘Seaweed Statues’ and dance the waves with Surfing Snapping Starfish, as he saves the seas from plastic bag monsters. Find out more »

World Oceans Day at The Phoenix Zoo’s Prowl & Play

June 13 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Phoenix Zoo,
455 North Galvin Parkway , Phoenix, AZ 85008 United States
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Join the Phoenix Zoo in celebrating World Oceans Day during Prowl & Play on June 13th. Guests are invited to practice sustainable fishing, discover microscopic plankton, test your ocean knowledge and earn prizes, and make a pledge to protect oceans. This year’s Prowl & Play theme is The Zoo is FREEZING Over! Experiences will incorporate icy elements of fun and excitement. Learn more at http://phoenixzoo.org/event-items/prowl-and-play Find out more »
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AIMS Open Day 2015

June 14 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Australian Institute of Marine Science,
1526 Cape Cleveland Rd., Cape Cleveland, Queensland 4816 Australia
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The Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) is opening its doors to the public in a celebration of science and innovation. The event will be hosted at the facility on June 14, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Enjoy tours of the Cape Ferguson facility, including the National Sea Simulator, a world-class marine research aquarium. Listen to presentations from some of nation’s most knowledgeable marine scientists on topics ranging from climate change to coral genetics. Plenty of free family entertainment will… Find out more »

Open House – Marine Applied Research & Exploration

June 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Marine Applied Research & Exploration (MARE),
1230 Brickyard Cover Road, #101, Point Richmond, CA 94801 United States
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On June 14, at Brickyard Cove Marina in Point Richmond, from 1-4 pm, learn what it takes to explore the deep sea and what it is that we are protecting with robotic technology. Marine Applied Research & Exploration (MARE), opens its doors and demos its flag ship remotely operated vehicle, the Beagle. Visit maregroup dot org or, call 510 232-1541. Find out more »

American Museum of Natural History – Drop-In Events for School Groups

June 17 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
American Museum of Natural History – Milstein Hall of Ocean Life, First Floor,
Central Park West at 79th Street , New York, NY 10024-5192 United States
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In celebration of World Oceans Day, the special events invites students to explore the amazing diversity of life and wide range of habitats that are found in the planet’s Oceans. Activities will include exploring interactive computer stations, dioramas, hands-on models, and much more.   Registration Information: You must register as a regular school group. Please visit Plan Your Tripfor Details. Note: While you must pre-register your group in order to visit the museum, no reservations for the drop-in day activities are… Find out more »
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