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Pelagic zone - Wikipedia

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Any water in a sea or lake that is neither close to the bottom nor near the shore can be said to be in the pelagic zone. The word "pelagic" is derived from Greek πέλαγ...

Open sea | Define Open sea at Dictionary.com

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Open sea definition, the main body of a sea or ocean, especially the part that is outside territorial waters and not enclosed, or partially enclosed, by land.

Open ocean - definition of open ocean by The Free Dictionary

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Ocean limit defined as greater than 12 nautical miles (nm) from shore, as compared with high seas that are over 200 nm from shore. See also contiguous zone.

The Open Ocean - MarineBio.org

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The open ocean, or pelagic zone, consists of everything in the ocean outside of coastal areas. The demersal zone is everything in the ocean near the sea floor ...

Open oceans - Marine Biodiversity Wiki

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Feb 17, 2015 ... This article describes the habitat of the Open oceans. ... The epipelagic zone ranges from the sea surface to a depth of about 200 metres. .... the definition of the open ocean or High Sea is: 'The high seas are open to all States, ...

What is the definition of open ocean zone - Answers.com

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The open ocean zone is also referred to as the pelagic zone. Facts of the area include that it is everything in the ocean except the coastal areas. It is the top ...

Open Ocean | Oceana

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The epipelagic zone (or upper open ocean) is the part of the ocean where there is ... The upper bound of this zone is defined by a complete lack of sunlight.

What is the meaning of the term open ocean? - Quora

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Jun 15, 2016 ... The open ocean is also called the pelagic zone of the ocean. To give you a simple explanation, this is the zone of the ocean that is not ...

Pelagic Zone: Definition & Facts | Study.com

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As with almost all systems on Earth, the ocean is vast and complicated. To make studying the ocean easier, scientists divide it into zones. This lesson will dive ...