World Ocean Day catalyzes collective action for a healthy ocean and a stable climate on 8 June and year round, working in collaboration with youth leaders and a wide range of organizations.

Powered by the World Ocean Day Youth Advisory Council, we help unite and rally the world to protect and restore our blue planet! World Ocean Day supports collaborative conservation, working with its global network of youth leaders and 2,000+ organizations in 150+ countries, and providing free and customizable promotional and actionable resources.

About World Ocean Day

On World Ocean Day, people around our blue planet celebrate and honor our one shared ocean, that connects us all.

Mission and History

Action Theme

Catalyzing Action for Our Ocean & Climate

Action Theme

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Annual Reports

Check out the Annual Reports to learn more about how you can get involved!

Annual Reports
All information, materials, and resources on this site and associated with World Ocean Day are free to use to those who are celebrating World Ocean Day as a way to bring about a healthier ocean and a better future. 
The Ocean Foundation is the fiscal sponsor for World Ocean Day (EIN: 71-0863908)