2012 International Day of Biological Diversity: Marine Biodiversity

International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) was celebrated on May 22 and this year's theme for the is Marine Biological Diversity.

This year’s theme for the International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) is "Marine Biodiversity". For more information on this please www.cbd.int/idb/2012. The Green Wave for biodiversity will contribute for the fifth time to the celebration of IDB. Since its launch in 2008, The Green Wave brought together over 4000 groups of children and youth from all over the world.  By learning about biodiversity and taking part in activities and events, every one of The Green Wave participants has supported the goals of the Convention on Biological Diversity and can now contribute to the implementation of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020, and the United Nations Decade on Biodiversity.  For more information about getting involved in The Green Wave, please visit the website at greenwave.cbd.int