World Oceans Day is observed annually on June 8
World Oceans Day is observed annually on June 8 to make people aware of the negative impact of human activities such as garbage disposal, sewage, oil leaks from ships, and drilling station accidents.
The United Nations (UN) declared World Oceans Day as an official occasion in 2008.
Did you Know
The theme for World Oceans Day 2021 is ‘The Ocean: Life and Livelihoods’.