Friday, June 7, 2013

On June 8 Make a Promise for the Ocean

World Oceans Day is June 8th and this is our planet’s biggest celebration of the ocean. The world is increasingly waking up to the fundamental importance and absolute beauty of the oceans. There are many ways that you can show your support for World Oceans Day.

Join us via Thunderclap, or just make a post about World Oceans Day on social media and tag one friend. If they repost and tag a friend, ~ the wave ~ will spread across the globe. Click here to do the wave!

World Oceans Day is holding an Ocean Promise drive. Promise to do ONE thing for the ocean, and send us a photo or post on social media with the tag #WorldOceansDay.

Click here to check out an oceans oriented social stream.

While there are a number of great events and online activities taking place on June 8, the importance of this day is about finding ways we can reduce our impacts on the oceans throughout the year.

Click here to explore the ideas, resources, and information about how you can get involved in support our oceans throughout the year.

© 2013, Richard Matthews. All rights reserved.

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