08 Jun '12, 6am

June 8 Is World Oceans Day! (Video) | Care2 Causes

June 8 Is World Oceans Day! (Video) | Care2 Causes

On World Oceans Day , let’s first check out the importance of water: About 70 percent of the Earth’s surface is water-covered, and the oceans hold about 96.5 percent of all Earth’s water. Water also exists in the air as water vapor, in rivers and lakes, in icecaps and glaciers, in the ground as soil moisture and in aquifers, and even in you and your dog. Water is never sitting still, though, and thanks to the water cycle, our planet’s water supply is constantly moving from one place to another and from one form to another. Things would get pretty stale without the water cycle! Now let’s check out the importance of our oceans: According to oneworldoneocean.org : The Ocean Is Earth’s Life Support • 50 to 70 percent of the oxygen we breathe comes from the ocean. That’s more than every one of the world’s rainforests combined. • The ocean is the #1 source of protein for more th...

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