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www.protectplanetocean.org/collections/introduction/introbox/oceans/introduction-item.html

Protect Planet Ocean is an initiative by IUCN with the collaboration with ... No matter how far from the shore that you live, oceans still affect your life and the lives ...

wwf.panda.org/about_our_earth/blue_planet/open_ocean/ocean_importance

Oxygen: It's not just ocean life that depends on phytoplankton. ... (CO2), and thus have helped to buffer human-caused global warming and climate change.

www.marine.usf.edu/pjocean/packets/f98/f98u1le1.pdf

ocean. Why is the ocean important to every individual on planet Earth, and why is there a worldwide ... awareness of the role the ocean plays in our lives, and to initiate changes needed to ... humans and other marine life. How do we maintain  ...

cmore.soest.hawaii.edu/oceanacidification/documents/PML_TechnicalSheet_high_CO2_world.pdf

sinking at high latitudes into the ocean basins. (thermohaline .... whose own life cycles are timed according to ... human consumption is valued at £513m p.a..

www.nationalgeographic.org/media/why-ocean-matters

Oct 23, 2012 ... A healthy ocean means a healthy planet! ... Covering 72 percent of the Earth and supplying half its oxygen, the ocean is our planet's life support system. This video dives into why the ocean is important and some of the biggest ... area of the ocean where a government has placed limits on human activity.

www.marbef.org/wiki/Why_are_the_oceans_so_important_for_us%3F

Jul 25, 2012 ... Oceans are the cradle of life, contributing fundamentally to the Earth's ... land, sea , the atmosphere and human societies in all its interactions.

marine-conservation.org/what-we-do/advocate/why-we-protect-our-oceans

Because the oceans are the largest ecosystems on Earth, they are the Earth's largest life support systems. To survive and prosper, we all need healthy oceans.

www.nature.org/ourinitiatives/urgentissues/oceans/understanding-ocean-benefits/five-reasons-we-are-all-connected-to-oceans.xml

Oceans and coasts affect people's lives every day, around the world. ... amazing waters absorb nearly one-third of human-caused carbon dioxide emissions.

www.un.org/depts/los/oceans_foundation.htm

The oceans are the very foundation of human life. ... It has thus been hailed as the most important international achievement since the approval of the United ...