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June is World Ocean Month!

June 01, 2021

Happy World Ocean Month! Each year, June is dedicated to honoring our ocean. Celebrate World Ocean Day on June 8! Take action or find events such as coastal cleanups, film screenings, ocean art and educational events. Explore opportunities for youth engagement such as the 24 hour Youth-a-thon June 5-6, and the World Ocean Day Youth Advisory Council. You can also tune-in to a virtual celebration June 8th, hosted by United Nations and Oceanic Global - The Ocean: Life and Livelihoods. Check out KHF’s Plastic Free Hawaiʻi Program Resource page to learn how to protect the ocean from plastic pollution and for tips on reducing single-use plastics.