Pictured is the Blue Whale, once on the endangered species list but brought back to fruition due to the undying efforts of many individuals and organizations since the 1970s, including General Whale, Greenpeace and World Wildlife Fund. When the ocean is healthy, the ecosystem is healthy and whales, sea creatures and fish thrive. And then we thrive.
Today is Happy World Oceans Day! We have made some progress in cleaning up our waters, but our commitment must be greater here on land. Now. Join the global #WorldOceansDay community to take action for our ocean!
Why celebrate our oceans?
- Oceans cover 71% of Earth’s surface and hold 97% of our planet’s water.
- The oceans help feed us and provide most o