Discovery Channel to celebrate World Oceans Day in MENA

World Oceans Day will be celebrated on June 8, a day where people around the world honour and celebrate our ocean which connects us all. The annual event is designed to remind everyone of the major role the oceans play on everyday life, as well as highlight the impact that humans have on the ocean.

In line with the annual event Discovery Channel is reminding people of the exquisite beauty and tremendous creatures who live below the surface with an underwater-themed programming line-up, reminding people of the importance of doing their part to protect this delicate ecosystem.

The special event will be air from June 6 and will feature documentaries such as Whale Wars: Captain Watson’s Story relates the story of Sea Shepherd founder, Captain Paul Watson who sailed the globe to protect the oceans. Chasing Oceans Giants, a BAFTA award-winning cinematographer Patrick Dykstra showcase some of the most hostile places on Earth. Air Jaws, however captures Colossus 18-foot mega-size great white shark. Story of Plastic will illustrate the ongoing catastrophe of plastic pollution and the effect it has on the world.

The wonders of the ocean and the impact humans play with Discovery Channel’s Ocean Day special, starting 6 June across the region on Discovery Channel via OSN.