June 8 is World Oceans Day, the United Nations day for celebrating the role of the oceans in our everyday life and inspiring action to protect the ocean and sustainably use marine resources.
Earth's oceanic waters. The Oceans have major role in our everyday life. Oceans are the lungs of our planet, providing most of the oxygen we breathe. They are also a source of food and medicine and a critical part of the biosphere.The World Ocean or Global Ocean is the interconnected system of
Did you know?
Oceans serve as the world’s largest source of protein, with more than 3 billion people depending on the oceans as their primary source of protein.
Over three billion people depend on marine and coastal biodiversity for their livelihoods.
- Oceans absorb about 30% of carbon dioxide produced by humans, buffering the impacts of global warming.