Written by News Room on June 11, 2021
The Importance of the Ocean provides mankind with all kinds of sea foods as well as water needed to carry out daily activities.
But certain activities carried out by man has been causing more harm than good, hence the need to raise the awareness on how best to care for the ocean.
Speaking with a Water Engineer, Solomon Adam, he said, the ocean is very important and serves as a means of occupation and a source of food.
He further stated that, the ocean occupies 70 percent of the earths space and consists of several different living creatures, therefore it must be given due attention for sustainability.
Stakeholders are called to see the ocean as an important part of the earth that provides water, which is an integral element in man’s daily life, that must be given proper attention if man must continue to benefit from it.
It could be recalled that, the World Oceans Day was celebrated on June 8th with the theme ‘The ocean’s: Life and Livelihood, where experts gave more insight into the world of the ocean.
Evelyn Ibiwari and Daniel Chinedu