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Oceanic zone

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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 ... which thriv...

The Open Ocean - MarineBio.org

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The open ocean, or pelagic zone, consists of everything in the ocean outside of ... The abyssopelagic zone is located from 4,000 m to directly above the ocean ...

Open oceans - Marine Biodiversity Wiki

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Feb 17, 2015 ... This article describes the habitat of the Open oceans. ... This is because it is located far from land, which is the main source of the essential ...

BBC Nature - Open ocean videos, news and facts

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The open ocean is the sunlit top layer of the ocean beyond the continental ... Habitats; Open ocean .... Map showing the location of the Open ocean habitat ...

Open Ocean Biome: Plants, Animals, Climate & Definition - Video ...

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Seventy-one percent of the surface of our planet is covered by the oceans. It should be no surprise that the open ocean biome is the largest biome...

Ocean Ecosystems: Open Ocean - Biology Encyclopedia - body ...

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The realm of open water, called the pelagic zone, has the greatest volume and vertical range of any life zone. It includes the region above the continental shelf ...

Blue Planet: Open ocean | WWF

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Conservation of ocean environments, seas, coasts, the coral reefs and their magnicient diversity of marine animals and plants.

Ocean Ecosystems Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...

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The realm of open water, called the pelagic zone, has the greatest volume and vertical ... The active swimmers that inhabit the open ocean are called nekton.

World Builders -- The Open Ocean

www.world-builders.org/lessons/less/les5/open_ocean.html

Over 70% of our planet is covered by water. Most of us experience the edge of the sea as we walk along a beach or gaze out over the waves toward a distant ...

Visit the World's Largest Open-Ocean Fish Farm - National Geographic

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Apr 27, 2014 ... Located off the coast of Panama, the world's largest open-ocean fish farm raises hundreds of thousands of cobia fish in colossal underwater ...

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Open Ocean | Oceana

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The open ocean is an enormous place. In fact, more than 90% of the inhabitable space on earth is in the open ocean. In order to better study and understand this  ...

Life in the Open Ocean - Windows to the Universe

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Jun 1, 2010 ... The open ocean, called the pelagic zone, is the largest area of the marine ecosystem. It reaches from coasts to the middle of the ocean.

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 ...