But the best part is, we still know very little about them; less than 10% has been explored, and scientists believe over 9 million species are yet to be discovered in the deep blue depths!
So whether you go for a dip, surf, scuba-dive or join in with one of the many events organized in over 45 countries worldwide, let’s celebrate and honor our oceans, and inspire younger generations to get involved with their conservation.
For more information go to http://worldoceansday.org/
Quotes on Ocean:
•”We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea, whether it is to sail or to watch – we are going back from whence we came.” – John F. Kennedy
•”Can ye fathom the ocean, dark and deep, where the mighty waves and the grandeur sweep?” – Fanny Crosby
•”Every drop in the ocean counts.” – Yoko Ono
•“May your joys be as deep as the ocean, your sorrows as light as its foam.” –author unknown
•“I pray to be like the ocean, with soft currents, maybe waves at times. More and more, I want the consistency rather than the highs and the lows.” – Drew Barrymore