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World Oceans Day

World Oceans Day is an international day that takes place annually on 8 June. The concept was originally proposed in 1992 by Canada's International Centre for Ocean Development and the Ocean Institute of Canada at the Earth Summit – UN Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

To learn more about aquatics check out our Purdue Extension-FNR resources:
Ask an Expert: What is Aquaculture? video
Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant, website
The Michigan City Buoy Data
Purdue Forestry and Natural Resources, Marine Biology

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