Ocean Literacy is a growing worldwide action to:
 
1. ensure that every student learns about the ocean
2. create ocean literate citizens, an ocean literate person understands their influence and impact on the ocean and the ocean's inflluence and impact on them
3. build ocean literacy campaigns in every country
 
Ocean Literacy Web Sites around the world:
 

United States Ocean Literacy Campaign: 

http://www.oceanliteracy.net

Cultura Oceanografica: United States Ocean Literacy Guide in Spanish

Portugal Ocean Literacy

http://www.cienciaviva.pt/oceano/home/

in English:  http://www.cienciaviva.pt/oceano/home/index.asp?accao=changelang&lang=en


Japan Aquatic and Marine Education Association

http://jamee.info/jam/Welcome.html

Aquatic and Marine and Ocean Literacy Document from Japan, partially translated.


Canada Ocean Literacy

http://www.oceanliteracy.ca


Europe Ocean Literacy

http://www.emsea.eu/marine-education/ocean-literacy


TransAtlantic Ocean Literacy

http://www.atlanticliteracy.org

Poster Created in Chile

http://www.coexploration.org/oceanliteracy/spanish/chileoceanliteracyposter.pdf


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Ocean Literacy is an understanding of the ocean's influence on you and your influence on the ocean.