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World Oceans Day is 8 June
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World Oceans Night

Water is one of the most precious resources in the Sonoran Desert, which includes the Gulf of California - also known as the Sea of Cortez. Enjoy complimentary sustainable seafood tastings from Fini’s Landing, Hotel Congress, Maynards, Penca, Primo at Starr Pass, and Rojo Hospitality. You can also learn about the incredible biodiversity of this marine environment and how to protect it with Biosphere 2, CEDO, Desert Dolphins, Marine Awareness and Conservation Society, The Dive Shop, The Fin Foundation, and the University of Arizona. Please wear blue in honor of World Oceans Day!

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Organizer

Organizer Name
Kat Rumbley
Organizer Email
krumbley@desertmuseum.org
Organization Name
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Organization Type
Museum or Informal Science Center
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
  • The event will touch on the following themes:
    Ocean & climate,Marine biodiversity,Ocean science,Marine pollution
    Pledge to eliminate or lower their use of single use plastic bags / bottles,Share their commitment on social media
  • Event will be highlighting organization's own efforts to reduce use of plastic

Venue

2021 N Kinney Rd
2021 North Kinney Road, Pima County
Tucson, Arizona 85743 United States
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