Posts Tagged ‘World Ocean Day’

Celebrate the Ocean on World Oceans Day

Monday, June 4th, 2012



World Oceans Day is our planet’s biggest celebration of the ocean, held every June 8. Our guest Bill Mott, Executive Director of The Ocean Project, talks about World Oceans Day 2012 with the theme “Youth: the Next Wave for Change.” This year, The Ocean Project is partnering with Dr. Seuss and NOAA Office of National Marine Sanctuaries. Learn about World Oceans Day events, resources and information.

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Youth: The Next Wave for Change

Monday, June 6th, 2011



June 8 is World Ocean Day and the theme this year is “Youth: the Next Wave for Change.” On this report we introduce MERITO (Multicultural Education for Resource Issues Threatening Oceans), a marine conservation outreach effort comprising approximately twenty-five regional groups that participate in ocean and watershed education programs that serve students, teachers, adults and families living near the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.

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