On June 9th, 2018, March for the Ocean (M4O) will celebrate the ocean on World Oceans Day weekend and defend our blue frontier. Join hundreds of citizens, scientists, and advocate who will march for a healthier ocean today!
Mass events include flotillas, marches, and rallies in the nation’s capital and around the country in order to protect our human and wild communities and restore the blue in our red, white and blue. Blue Frontier Campaign and 50+partners will mobilize an inclusive and diverse constituency to ensure we have a healthy ocean and clean water for future generations. You can see M4O’s complete listing of partners here. We invite people of all walks of life to #MarchForTheOcean!
March for the Ocean’s growing chorus of supporters include surfers, divers, celebrities, fishermen, tribes, small businesses, major aquariums, deep-sea explorers, students, parents, and teachers and citizen activists.
When: June 9th, 2018 – World Oceans Day weekend
Where: National march to take place in Washington, D.C. from the Washington Monument to the steps of the Capitol. Sister cities marches across America include Buffalo, New York; Boulder, Colorado; San Francisco, California; Tucson, Arizona; Las Vegas, Nevada; Cairo, Georgia; Indianapolis, Indiana; and many more underway!
- Sylvia Earle, Mission Blue
- Jean-Michael Cousteau, Ocean Futures Society
- Bill McKibben, 350.org
- Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, Earth Guardians
- Ashland and Philippe Cousteau, EarthEcho International
- Ralph Nader, Nader.org
- Wyland the marine artist, and the list is growing!
Organizations: See M4O partners.
We hope you enjoy reading, liking, and sharing articles regarding M4O!
- “Why We’ll March for the Ocean.” Care2, November 15, 2017. http://bit.ly/2hxJXsF.
- “We Will March for the Ocean!” NatGeo, November 20, 2017. http://bit.ly/2zZ5zFC.
- “Dana Point Local Creates Ocean Awareness Run in Washington D.C.” Dana Point Times, November 22, 2017. http://bit.ly/2AGfyUA.
- “UCI Student Raising Money for Marine Conservation.” New University, November 28, 2017. http://bit.ly/2BkUdfr.
M4O Steering Committee Contact Information: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Are you ready to dive in? Join March for the Ocean (M4O) in Washington, D.C. or one of 20 sister marches across America!