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Oceanic zone - Wikipedia

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The oceanic zone begins in the area off shore where the water measures 200 meters (656 feet) deep or deeper. It is the region of open sea beyond the edge of the continental shelf and includes 65% of...

Layers of the Ocean - Deep Sea Creatures on Sea and Sky

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Scientists have divided the ocean into five main layers. These layers, known as zones, extend from the surface to the most extreme depths where light can no ...

Ocean Light Zones - MBGnet

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Light Zones. The ocean can be divided from its surface to its depth into three zones based on the amount of light received. They are: Sunlight Zone 1.

Zones of the Open Ocean | Smithsonian Ocean Portal

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Oceanographers divide the ocean into three broad zones. Together, they could hide 20 Washington Monuments stacked on top of each other. Each zone has a ...

Oceanic Zones - The Science Site

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There are four major oceanic zones where plants and animals live in the ocean. The four major zones are intertidal zone, neritic zone, open ocean zone and ...

All Layers of the Ocean + Surface to Abyss, Depths, Density ...

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List + map of all layers of the ocean in order of depth. What animals and plants live in each zone? What's the deepest point? What temperatures & pressures?

Ocean Zones - NatureWorks - New Hampshire Public Television

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It is the water away from the coastal waters and contains a wide variety of life. The ocean can be divided into two basic areas: the benthic zone or ocean floor ...

Oceans Alive! | Life in the Sea - Museum of Science

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Model showing the relative depths of the ocean zones. From the seashore to the deepest depths, oceans are home to some of the most diverse life on Earth.

What are ocean zones? - Extreme Science

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Scientists have organized and classified the oceans into various zones, each with its own characteristics. These zones aren't known to the creatures that live in  ...

Marine Zones - MarineBio.org

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The photic zone (with light) of the open ocean consists of the epipelagic and mesopelagic zones. The aphotic zone (without light) of the open ocean consists of ...