Oceans Are important for many reasons, they are more than just fun and beautiful.One half of the U.S. population lives in the coastal zone. One in every six jobs is marine-related.
The world's ocean:
- Generates most of the oxygen we breathe
- Helps feed us
- Regulates our climate
- Cleans the water we drink
- Offers us a pharmacopoeia of potential medicines
- Provides limitless inspiration!