On June 12th Mr. Panlop Singhaseni, Governor of Prachuap Khiri Khan Province chaired a ceremony with students and more than 500 community member joining in activities to celebrate World Oceans Day 2019.
The activities centred on the importance of natural resource conservation in the sea Including paying attention to proper waste sorting, reducing the use of plastic and not throwing garbage into the sea.
There were awards made to honor the dedication and agencies involved in the conservation of marine and coastal resources.
The Hua Hin Municipality received two awards recognising the efforts of Mr Nopporn Wutikul, Mayor of Hua Hin. Mention was made of the implementation of non-smoking beaches and the conservation of blue crab species by municipal administrators in receiving the awards from the provincial governor.