Ted Turner, chairman and president of Turner Broadcasting System, has been selected to receive the American Oceans Campaign 1994 Partners Award.

AOC is a non-partisan, non-profit organization dedicated to the restoration and preservation of America's oceans. The organization's purpose is to influence policies and provide education about offshore oil drilling, conservation, natural energy policy and issues of ocean bio-diversity.Last year the AOC raised some $300,000 at its first awards ceremonies hosted by Rhea Perlman and Danny DeVito. This year's event will be held April 18 in Los Angeles.