World Oceans Day To Be Marked On Tuesday
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 6th Jun, 2021 ) :World Oceans Day would be marked on June 8 (Tuesday) across the globe including Pakistan to raise awareness of the crucial role the sea plays as sources of food, oxygen and medicine.
The world's oceans need our protection.
These included photo contests, fossil hunting walks, demonstrations, and concerts. Different themes are assigned to every World Oceans Day. In 2012, the theme is "Youth: The Next Wave for Change." The world's oceans play a key role for life on Earth. According to the UN, they were "the lungs of our planet, providing most of the oxygen we breathe, [as well as] a major source of food and medicines and a critical part of the biosphere."In the past few decades, the threats from pollution, overfishing and other forms of exploitation to marine habitats have increased dramatically.