Virtual Ocean Dialogues 2021

What is ocean literacy and why do we need it?

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Humans have explored very little of the ocean. Image: Visual Capitalist
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Phytoplankton - tiny plants that generate most of Earth’s oxygen. Image: Pixabay/FotoshopTofs

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