Our Ocean Conference begins June 16 2014! ASOC will be attending this important event.
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Did you know 71 percent of the Earth’s surface is comprised of ocean? This beautiful underwater world plays a crucial part in sustaining life on land. The five principal areas that make up our ocean are Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, Arctic and Southern Oceans. The ocean contributes 50 percent of our oxygen and regulates Earth’s temperature. Find out how you can help protect our ocean and show your support at ourocean2014.state.gov.
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To hear Secretary Kerry’s announcement of the event, go to