Here are a few publications that help you to understand more about ocean literacy. 

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  • Exemplary Practices in Marine Science Education, Springer  link
  • Ocean Literacy: Understanding the Ocean, Springer link
  • Connecting People to Their Oceans: Issues and Options for Effective Ocean Literacy link
  • Mediterranean Sea Literacy: When Ocean Literacy becomes region-specific  link
  • Ocean literacy for all: a toolkit, UNESCO link


Our EMSEA publications

Abstractbook EMSEA12, Plymouth, UK
First Conference Ocean Literacy, Bruges, Belgium