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Galway Docks

Galway Bay Inshore Fishermen #2minutepierclean and #2 minutebeachclean. They plan to adopt a Galway Golden Mile from the Docks towards Renmore.

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Ballyglass Pier

BIM and Erris Inshore men will conduct a #2minutepierclean and #2 minutebeachclean , #BIMWhyKnot?  in Ballyglass Belmullet. The Crab fishery is important to this remote but beautiful part of the Wild Atlantic Way and the Erris fishermen want to join the #BIMWhy Knot? to help turn the tide on Marine Litter  

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El Zonte, El Salvador

Playa El Zonte,. Limpieza de playas y charlas acerca de los plásticos de un solo uso.

El Zonte. Beach cleanup and how to avoid using single use plastics.

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Loro Parque

Loro Parque is going to actively participate on the Ocean day. The park has organized special activities to inform and educate its visitors about the problems and threats to the ocean and its inhabitants (melting glaciers and sea level rise, threats to cetaceans, bycatch, plastic pollution, coral bleaching or finning). 

Visitors will be able to engage in a scavenger hunt in order to find the 7 information boards that are located in different areas of the park: Planet Penguin, OrcaOcean, Dolphinarium, Aquaviva (Jellyfish exhibition), Animal Embassy and Aquarium. By taking a picture in each of the points and upload them on their social media with the hashtag #OceansXplorersLP, participants will be rewarded at the Loro Parque Fundación shop with some special gifts. 

Furthermore, we will be having special activities for the schools visiting on June 8th such as dolphins and killer whales workshops, "behind the scenes” aquarium visits and more outreach activities.

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#WorldOceansDay Twitter takeover
South African Shark Conservancy
#WorldOceansDay Twitter takeover

13 young and developing scientists from the South African Shark Conservancy research team will host a Twitter takover on World Oceans Day. Each researcher will choose a topic related to the theme Our Oceans, Our Future and host a 15 minute Q&A session on the @SASC3 Twitter account. They will engage with a global community to discuss issues pertaining to ocean conservation and provide people with small solutions to help drive conservation change.

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Proiezione del Film/ Documentario "A Plastic Ocean" A Plastic Ocean documentary reveals the consequences plastic pollution is having on our oceans. It shows an international team of adventurers, researchers and ocean ambassadors on a mission around the globe to uncover the shocking truth about what is lurking beneath the surface of our seemingly pristine oceans and the impacts we are having on marine life.
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Music Dance Party "Save the Ocean " World Oceans Day 
Work In Progress e cena Vegan 

Dance and Music Opening Ore 21 
" Ingresso con Consumazione Obbligatoria
" All Night Dance for the Ocean 
l'8 giugno Giornata Mondiale degli Oceani è un giorno di festa Globale dell' Oceano in collaborazione per un futuro migliore. Questo evento e di sostegno per la Giornata Mondiale degli Oceani, - non importa dove si vive - per contribuire a espandere la portata e l'impatto della Giornata Mondiale degli Oceani l'8 giugno e per tutto l'anno. 

Dopo anni di ricerche, viaggi e riprese, è uscito nelle sale cinematografiche del mondo il film documentario sulla plastica che inquina gli oceani "A Plastic Ocean", prodotto dalla rete internazionale di fondazioni “Plastic Oceans”: nel lavoro, che racconta gli studi scientifici sull’inquinamento degli oceani portati avanti da ricercatori dei cinque continenti, una parte è dedicata al progetto “Plastc Busters” dell’Università di Siena.
, dedicato allo studio e alla lotta all’inquinamento da microplastiche nel mar Mediterraneo.
”. Proprio durante il campionamento sulle balene, la troupe di “Plastic Oceans”, insieme alla pluri campionessa mondiale di apnea Tanya Streeter ha girato splendide immagini nei mari della Sardegna, in quel “santuario” dei cetacei che è una delle zone a più alta protezione del Mediterraneo, purtroppo in pericolo perché pesantemente minacciato, oltre che dagli altri inquinanti, da ingenti quantità di plastica.
La troupe di giornalisti che ha realizzato il documentario proviene in larga parte dalle BBC ed è capitanata da Jo Ruxton, specializzata nei documentari naturalistici e nelle riprese sottomarine, produttrice anche di “The Blue Planet”. 
La rete non profit “Plastic Oceans”, sostenuta a livello globale da numerose organizzazioni ambientaliste, tra cui il WWF, Greenpeace, Blue Ocean, Sea Shepherd e molte altre, sta realizzando una imponente campagna di comunicazione per documentare la “catastrofe globale dell’inquinamento provocato dalla plastica”, distribuendo il film nel mondo e accompagnandolo con azioni di divulgazione ed educazione.
Tutte le informazioni sulla campagna, e il trailer del film, sono sul sito web http://www.plasticoceans.org . 

Prima della Proiezione Del Film e" Prevista una ""
Cena Vegan Con Prenotazione Obbligatoria e dopo la Proiezione 

Music Dance Party "Save the Ocean " World Oceans Day 
Dance and Music Opening Ore 21 
" Ingresso con Consumazione Obbligatoria
" All Night Dance for the Ocean 
Link Evento https://www.facebook.com/events/1833867456863156/
Presso " Seven Point al Sodo di Cortona 
l'8 giugno Giornata Mondiale degli Oceani è un giorno di festa Globale dell' Oceano in collaborazione per un futuro migliore. Questo evento e di sostegno per la Giornata Mondiale degli Oceani, - non importa dove si vive - per contribuire a espandere la portata e l'impatto della Giornata Mondiale degli Oceani l'8 giugno e per tutto l'anno. 
A Plastic Ocean documentary reveals the consequences plastic pollution is having on our oceans. It shows an international team of adventurers, researchers and ocean ambassadors on a mission around the globe to uncover the shocking truth about what is lurking beneath the surface of our seemingly pristine oceans and the impacts we are having on marine life.

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"A Plastic Ocean" Documentary Screening: Sea Shepherd Toronto

Join Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (Toronto Chapter) for the Toronto Premiere of 'A Plastic Ocean' on World Oceans Day. 

This high-end documentary feature film was made by the Plastic Oceans Foundation, a global network of independent not-for-profit and charitable organisations united in their aims to change the way we deal with plastic waste by challenging society's perception that this indestructible substance can be treated as 'disposable'. They seek to change the world's attitude to plastic within one generation.

Filmed in 20 locations around the world, "A Plastic Ocean" provides a global perspective on the issue of plastic waste in our oceans and examines the extent of the problem. Most importantly, the documentary shows us the ways that we can turn it around not just through knowledge and behavioural changes but with amazing new technology. It has the potential to benefit our health and that of our children, our environment and our seas.

Sea Shepherd merchandise will be available for purchase throughout the evening. 

Purchase your tickets today!


6:00: Doors open
6:45 - 8:30: "A Plastic Ocean" Screening (104 mins)
8:30 - 9:00: Q&A with guest speaker Chelsea Rochman, Assistant Professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at University of Toronto. 

One of Professor Rochman's research objectives is "to determine and quantify the sources and sinks of plastic debris in freshwater and marine habitats. Current and ongoing projects include measuring the sources and sinks of microplastic into urban watersheds across North America, examining plastic as a source of chemicals to aquatic habitats and quantifying plastic and associated chemical contaminants in wildlife (e.g., birds and fish), including fish and shellfish sold directly for human consumption."

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"Clean Waters, Bright Futures”
Clean Waters, Bright Futures
"Clean Waters, Bright Futures”

With the World Oceans Day theme this year, “Our Oceans, Our Future,” CMI/DFI is joining with hundreds of organizations and millions of individuals from around the world who will recognize this special day for ocean awareness and action. “Clean Waters, Bright Futures” focuses on educating the youth about their role in the prevention of plastic pollution. The Jamaica Environmental Trust has partnered with us for the event and the attendees are guaranteed to be entertained and enlightened!


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"JEEDARA" - the Film - USA Premier
Harmony Gold Cinema, 7655 W. Sunset Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90046, United States
"JEEDARA" - the Film - USA Premier

Join us this World Oceans Day for the exclusive USA Premiere screening of "Jeedara the Film" documenting our fight to keep oil giants out of the Great Australian Bight.


In 2010 BP was responsible for the worlds largest oil spill in the Gulf Of Mexico. Over several months, the rig spewed nearly 5 million barrels of oil into the ocean, killing millions of animals and destroying the surrounding environment.

Less than a year later, the Australian Government signed papers allowing BP to come to Australia and drill in deeper and rougher seas.

In 2016 The Great Australian Bight Alliance announced the launch of 'Operation Jeedara' - a campaign that would see the 'Steve Irwin' sail into the heart of the Great Australian Bight to document the beauty of the region in order to showcase what we would all stand to lose if we let BP drill there.

This film is the story of the campaign, that showcases one of the last big marine wilderness areas on Earth, Nature on a grand scale, and one of the big environmental wins of 2016.

Guaranteed to be a visual feast, see trailer here -> jeedarathefilm.org

Featuring Special Guest Speakers:

- Captain Wyanda Lublink - Captain M/Y Steve Irwin

- Jeff Hansen, Managing Director of Sea Shepherd Australia / Operation Jeedara Campaign Leader.

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"Knowing Marine Mammals, Protecting Marine Mammals"

Public Lectures

Public lectures about the ocean by a prominent environmental leaders, educators and  scientists. Focusing the lecture topics around this year’s World Oceans Day theme, ocean health. Particularly on a specific local issue of interest: how to protect Marine Mammals.

Marine Mammals will be described, shape and function of their skeleton adapted in acquatic habitat.The eight Mediterranean regular species of cetaceans will be introduced, some of which considered endangered.

In order to protect these animals, researchers use different methods to study and monitor them in their natural habitat, such as visual sightings. Further, marine Citizen Science projects will be shown as potential tools to implement and improve conservation plans for the oceans. Different topics will be discussed. Whales and dolphins, ocean productivity and climate changes: How they are connected? Can cetaceans save the planet? A journey to the discovery of the ecological role of cetaceans: why is it important to protect them and what are they threatened? 


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"Nothin´ But Sand"
Playa San Pedro
"Nothin´ But Sand"

If you want to help protect the ocean you love from pollution, come with us to the beach cleaning day!!!

Saturday June 10, 2017

9:00 am to 1:00 p.m

Activities: Beach cleaning, collaborative team work, recreational activities and competitive games.

We hope everyone could join us in this global effort in defense of the ocean.


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"One Water" Photo Competition- Wastewater as a Resource

The Global Environment Facility funded Caribbean Regional Fund for Wastewater Management (GEF CReW) Project and the United Nations Environment Caribbean Environment Programme are having a Photo Competition under the theme Wastewater as a Resource. 

The GEF CReW "One Water" Photo Competition is a part of the efforts of the project to increase knowledge and influence positive attitudes towards and perceptions of wastewater using visual representation of the opportunities for treated or partially treated wastewater reuse. The competition aims to demonstrate the importance of good wastewater management practices as crucial in reducing the pollutants that enter our waters. It also seeks to promote more planned use of treated wastewater by demonstrating real examples of how wastewater is being or can be used reused as a resource. The scope of the competition is unlimited and may provide examples that can be considered for replication across the Wider Caribbean Region, where feasible.  “One water” is selected as the name of the competition as it adequately denotes that all wastewater returns to the earth to become the water we once again use in everyday life and is therefore just as valuable.

Deadline: JUNE 5, 2017. Winners to be announced on World Ocean's Day- June 8, 2017

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"Shellfishing without litter" - Beach cleaning and awareness campaign, Sado Estuary, Portugal

“Shellfishing WITHOUT litter" (Mariscar SEM Lixo): Awareness and beach cleaning voluntary campaign aims at 1) change the behaviour of razorshell shellfishers to not discard plastic salt containers in the estuary, 2) to clean the Sado estuary margins , 3) to promote the vision of a clean estuary maintained by its coastal community and 4) to aware the participating volunteers for the problem of increasing plastic in the Ocean.

Every month a voluntary beach cleaning campaign and direct shellfisher’s awareness (when possible) is organized. A good practices network is being implemented empowering fisherwomen to be leaders of behavioural change within the fishing community. Increasing engagement of local stakeholders such as councils, industry, supermarkets, retailers and tourism enterprises, is gained in every action of the campaign.

More than 1000 volunteers have already participated, cleaning more than 23 tons of marine litter and 31000 plastic salt containers from the sado estuary.

In the 8th of June children from Setúbal will participate in the beach cleaning action and will become aware of the marine litter problem.

“Shellfishing WITHOUT litter" is organized by Ocean Alive and it is sponsored by Lisbon Oceanarium and Oceano Azul Foundation

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"Sirenetta & the Second Star" World Premiere

Celebrate the sea with the world premiere of "Sirenetta & the Second Star" on Amazon Video! Join Nettie Pearlman, the part-time mermaid princess, as she dives into an ocean of adventure. From Sea Monsters to Grecian Sea Nymphs to Caribbean Pirates, you'll experience all kinds of marine mythology with Nettie and her mermaid friends.

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"Souls of the Vermilion Sea" Online Film Screening and Facebook LIVE Filmmaker Q&A

This World Oceans Day join fellow ocean lovers from around the world for an ONLINE EVENT about the world's most endangered marine mammal - the vaquita! Vaquita are one of the most critically endangered marine mammals on the planet, with only a handful of individuals remaining in their small part of the world. They have been driven to the brink of extinction by human activity - most notably as the collateral damage of illegal fishing oftotoaba for black market sales on eastern medicine markets.

Participation in this event is easy and completely free.
1. Watch the 30 min film "Souls of the Vermilion Sea" here: https://vimeo.com/212128879
2. Like our Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/SoulsoftheVermilionSea/
3. Tune in to our Facebook page on 8 June 2017 at 6:30pm PT/9:30pm EST for a Facebook Live Q&A with the filmmakers and vaquita champions. Ask questions in real time and learn about the ambitious plans to save this highly endangered species from extinction.

This event is appropriate for all ages, including families, school groups, and community organizations.

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Celebrate the ocean and all it provides during a daylong "responsibly sourced seafood" and craft beer extravaganza at Chef Ryan Martin's 180º @ the DRB paired with the finest craft beers from M.I.A. Beer Company to benefit the Sea Delight Ocean Fund, on June 8th from 11:30 am to 10:00 pm at 180º @ the DRB located at 501 N.E. 1st Avenue, Miami, FL  33132.

"We are expanding our “Taste of the Sea” annual fundraiser to include smaller and more intimate events to create awareness about seafood sustainability and the health of the oceans. This year we join a global celebration of our oceans by bringing to Miami “Taste of the Sea” to support World Oceans Day on June 8th. This daylong "responsibly sourced seafood" and craft beer showcase is dedicated to celebrating ocean ecosystems, as well as sharing information about land-to-sea connections and the role people play in assuring the health of the world's ocean for future generations,” shares Adriana Sanchez, President of the Sea Delight Ocean Fund.

"We are excited to collaborate again with Ryan Martin of 180º @ the DRB and welcome a new collaboration with Eddie Leon of M.I.A. Beer Company, who are generously donating 50% of the proceeds to the Sea Delight Ocean Fund, to continue our strong efforts for sustainable seafood and ocean conservation," boasts Sanchez.

"I'm always thrilled to support the Sea delight Ocean Fund and to host their Taste of the Sea fundraising event in honor of World Oceans Day," says Chef Martin. "It's a great opportunity to support our seas and add my global flavor profiles to create mouth-watering seafood dishes that pair deliciously with M.I.A. craft beers," shares Martin.

At the Taste of the Sea celebration, attendees will savor a variety of the finest in "responsibly sourced seafood" paired with craft beers selected to blend with the flavors and essence of each fish dish. These special tasty pairings include:

  • Spicy Tuna Poke - $14.00

Yellowfin Tuna - diced raw tuna - green inion - sesame seeds - soy sauce - ozeki sake - sriracha - miso - mango avocado salsa paired with:

M.I.A. Big In Japan Sake Beer (10% ABV)   $8 full pour

  • Octopus Ceviche - $16.00   

Octopus - red onion- cucumber - jalapeno - cilantro - lime juice - yuzu koshu - yuzu juice - yuzo tobiko paired with:

M.I.A  Yachtzee Saison (5.5% ABV)   $6 full pour

  • Fried Snapper Sandwich -  $16.00

Crispy Fried Snapper - jicama apple slaw, jalapeno - horseradish garlic aioli paired with:

M.I.A. Neon White IPA (7.5% ABV)  $7 full pour

  • Steelhead Trout  - $18.00

Trout sous vide at 117º in an Asian marinade comprised of sesame oil, sake, brown sugar, and soy paired with: 

M.I,A,. Amberghini Amber Ale (5.5%)  $6 full pour

"There is nothing better than paring a crisp cold craft beer with a delicious gourmet seafood dish to raise funds for the Sea Delight Ocean Fund, while celebrating World Oceans Day, said Eddie Leon, Co-Owner of M.I.A. Beer Company.

Taste of the Sea hosts many fundraising and educational events throughout the year and has just started a #loveforlocals campaign to take these events on the road to local chefs and restaurants showcasing delicious responsibly sourced seafood and raise awareness for those chefs and restaurants who are looking to collaborate with the Sea Delight Ocean Fund.

About Sea Delight Ocean Fund:

The Sea Delight Ocean Fund, Inc. (501(c)(3) status pending) was founded in 2012 as an organization to administer the existing sustainability projects led by Sea Delight, LLC., and assist with the development and funding of current and new initiatives. The Sea Delight Ocean Fund’s focus is education, strategic planning, and management of international and multicultural teams and projects, as well as fostering partnerships with members of the seafood industry and other conservation groups to assist in the proper development and implementation of marine conservation efforts. www.sdoceanfund.org


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"Taste of the Sea" Celebrating World Ocean's Day

Join Chef Ryan Martin and Gastronomy Redefined team as they delight your palate with mouth-watering responsibly sourced seafood dishes by Sea Delight Global.

MIA Beer Company is pairing their line of fine craft beers that are the perfect companion to these delectable seafood dishes while raising awareness for our world's oceans.

In honor of World Ocean Day, 50% of the sales of these responsibly sourced seafood dishes and premium craft beers will benefit the Sea Delight Ocean Fund, a Miami-based 501(c)(3) non- profit organization. 

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"Un Océano de Jazz. Joshua Edelman & Steve Turre en concierto".

 El pianista y compositor nepyorquino afincado en Bilbao propone desde su espacio Jazz Cultural Theatre of Bilbao en colaboración con Agua Sin Plásticos & Salud del Planeta y Nakusarbe, asociación para la divulgación de la ciencia y la cultura, un viaje musical a través de los fondos marinos de Euskadi y de otros lugares del planeta con el objetivo de sensibilizar a los públicos sobre la necesidad de cuidar y respetar  los ecosistemas marinos por nuestro presente y por el futuro de las generaciones venideras. Se trata de un espectáculo multidisciplinar y multicultural que tiene como leitmotiv la idea de que la conservación de las tradiciones culturales y la conservación de la naturaleza, “son la misma causa”, dice el músico neoyorquino. Este es el motivo por el que, desde su productora Jazz Basque Country, ha tomado la iniciativa de producir un espectáculo dedicado a la salud de los mares y océanos, que ha titulado “Un océano de Jazz”.

Para esta ocasión Joshua Edelman contará con un invitado especial venido de Manhattan: Steve Turre, uno de los trombonistas más emblemáticos de los últimos cincuenta años de la historia del jazz, que, además, traerá consigo el sonido en directo de las caracolas del mar. Más de quince artistas de diferentes culturas y procedencias, dirigidos por Edelman, subirán al escenario en un espectáculo en el que convivirán el auténtico hardbop neoyorquino, el folklore vasco, la percusión afrocubana, y otras herencias musicales, con espectaculares audiovisuales de fondos marinos de diferentes lugares del planeta cedidas por la Asociación Nakusarbe tomadas por el biólogo marino Alberto Santolaria, ganador de varios galardones en diferentes ediciones de certámenes de cine submarino de Euskadi.

Ven a disfrutar de este concierto y participa con nosotros en la misón de mantener limpios los océanos de residuos plásticos. 

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“Beach and Marine Environment Protection Club” (BMEPC)

Sustainability for Ocean Protection

Hotels & Resorts situated on the Coastal belt of South India to form a club “Beach and Marine Environment Protection Club” (BMEPC) to commit to actions to “Protect the Ocean & Marine life” so it can continue to sustain us all into the future for developing strategies to act on long term solutions to the impact that Plastic, rubbish, and disposal of raw sewage has to be stopped and keep the beaches clean through continuous process, to educate the staffs on the dangers of Marine Pollution and Global Warming and climate change ,causing marked shifts in ocean environments and ecosystems.

The Aim of this club is to educate the citizen about the waste disposable should be carefully placed in the appropriate place so that it doesn’t end up fouling our oceans, rivers and lakes. We cannot take our marine environment for granted, nor treat it carelessly.

Hotels & Resorts situated on the Coastal belt of South India will form an agenda by partnering to reduce marine debris by constant routine beach & under water cleaning in association with agencies experts in underwater diving and Marine studies to have a close watch on keeping the Marine life safe from debris & pollution.

Planning to launch the Club on the 8th June 2017 on the World Oceans day.

There will be approximately 40 hotels coming in the belt but we will rope in backwater resorts also.

Being a hotelier in beach front of Kovalam, I felt like myself there are many fellow hoteliers who are there along the coastal belt. We all can start the mission and take up to entire Indian Coastal belt.

Looking forward for your support & co operation..

Thanks & regards

Raja Gopaal Iyer




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“Problue Loves Our Oceans” Marine Debris Beach Cleanup
Kenting Houbihu Beach 墾丁後壁湖海灘
“Problue Loves Our Oceans” Marine Debris Beach Cleanup

The Taiwanese diving equipment manufacturer Problue celebrates the World Oceans Day with the “Problue Loves Our Oceans” Marine Debris Beach Cleanup.

This event will take place in Taiwan Kenting Houbihu Beach (墾丁後壁湖海灘) on Saturday, June 3 afternoon.

Besides the beach cleanup,  an environmental education activity will be held to alert people to the increasing marine pollution problems and to raise awareness on the preservation of our oceans.

Registration and detailed information on our website and Facebook event page.

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