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: 


Cultura Oceanografica: United States Ocean Literacy Guide in Spanish

Portugal Ocean Literacy


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

Japan Aquatic and Marine Education Association


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

Canada Ocean Literacy


Europe Ocean Literacy


TransAtlantic Ocean Literacy


Poster Created in Chile


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