What makes a kid grow up to be an adult who cares about the environment? How do we find a balance between getting them involved in their planet’s future, and scaring the living daylights out of them? The World Oceans Day website has some resources to help you navigate this issue! Check out the special section on reaching youth and children. Young people and teachers and educators can find resources and project ideas. The site also has resources for educators working with young children, in
This year, we’re encouraging all participating organizations to create celebrations that go beyond raising awareness to inspiring action under the theme, “Together we have the power to protect the ocean!” We want to make real change for the ocean, so we need to ask people to do something to keep the ocean healthy. The Action Guides we’ve posted focus on marine debris, clean energy, and sustainable seafood. But what do you do if those actions don’t fit into your celebration? This post
Welcome to the international community’s online resource for World Oceans Day, our planet’s biggest celebration of the ocean. Explore this site for ideas, resources, and information about how you can get involved.