Did you know that the ocean covers 71 percent of our planet and amazing new creatures are being discovered every day? It is thought that an estimated 50-80 percent of all life that is found on Earth is under the ocean’s surface and it contains 99 percent of the living space on the planet. And yet less than 10 percent of that space has been explored by humans.
June is recognized as World Ocean Month. It’s an opportunity to reaffirm our commitment to responsible stewardship of our ocean resources. It’s also a time to celebrate together the natural beauty and wonder of the oceans while ensuring that the more we do to protect our ocean, the better chance they are preserved and maintained for future generations. So the people behind Seven Seas Illustration have come up with five easy things families can do to save the ocean.