#WorldOceansDay

 June 8th, 2018



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Tang.Gwaan Siiwaay Sii.ngaay Oceans Day

The Council of the Haida Nation and Gwaii Haanas are seeking ocean-themed submissions in the forms of photographs, poetry, and short stories. Submissions will be entered into one of two draws – youth (13 and under) and adult (14+) – and showcased at a special event on Thursday, June 8th at the Haida Heritage Centre. For more information, please refer to the attached poster.

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Organizer

Organization Name
Council of the Haida Nation & Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve, National Marine Conservation Area Reserve, and Haida Heritage Site
Organization Type
Government
Member of Aquarium Conservation Partnership (ACP)
Participant in AZA's SAFE Campaign

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As part of our celebration, we plan to do the following:
  • Event is open to the public
  • Media would be welcome
  • Event will include some special activities or engagements for youth and/or young adults
    Under 12,Ages 12-18,College/University Age
    ocean-themed submissions in the forms of photographs, poetry, and short stories will be welcomed and submissions will be entered into one of two draws – youth (13 and under) and adult (14+) – then showcased at our special event on Thursday, June 8th at the Haida Heritage Centre.
  • The event will touch on the following themes:
    Ocean & climate,Marine biodiversity,Ocean governance,Marine pollution
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  • Event will be highlighting organization's own efforts to reduce use of plastic

Venue

Haida Heritage Centre
#2 Beach Road
Skidegate, BC V0T 1S1 Canada
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