JUNE 8 - World Oceans Day
Human activities impact ocean ecosystems everyday via transportation, fishing, and resource extraction.
Daily Action Goals
Make a list of your own daily activities and reflect on how they may impact the ocean ecosystem, in positive and negative ways.
Salish Sea Snippet
Click the image to learn more about today’s theme and meet some local ocean people with Brett Soberg from Eagle Wing Tours.
New videos premiere at 9am every day of Oceans Week Victoria 2020!
Today's Live Events
Activities to Try
Parental Involvement Level Guide:
Children and youth can grab a device and join us on their own.
Parents will need to help with this activity from time to time for things like printing, cutting, or downloading.
This is a family activity that suggests going out of the house together or working with more complicated materials.
4:00 -5:30 pm PDT
UN Association in Canada- Vancouver and the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup
Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean
Teen & Adult
Hosted through Cisco Webex
Best for: Kids (up to 10 years)
Parental Involvement Level:
Best for: Teens & Adults
Video: How to Save Our Coastal Seas from World Wildlife Fund
Biographies and Videos: Meet a Scientist from Parks Canada
Video clip: The End of Basking Sharks in BC from Skaana
Live Exhibit: Castaways: Art From the Material World at Bateman Foundation Gallery of Nature (admission cost)
Best for: The Whole Family