Celebrate World Oceans Day and help keep local beaches clean

Posted at 10:20 PM, Jun 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-08 01:33:16-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - World Oceans Day celebrates the beauty of our oceans and brings awareness to challenges that our blue planet faces worldwide. 

World Oceans Day is Friday, June 8. It is an opportunity to learn about oceans, get involved in conservation efforts, and understand how oceans are essential to our biosphere.

There are several events taking place around San Diego to celebrate World Oceans Day. Check out the map and search "California" for a list of beach clean ups and events you can participate in. 

Click here for more information on local events celebrating our world's oceans happening this weekend.