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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...

Properties of the sea: food webs and food chains - LEARNZ

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Plants and animals that live in the open ocean are called pelagic. Pelagic food chains start with tiny plants called phytoplankton. The open ocean is often called  ...

Open Ocean - Predators and Prey

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Sharks earn their spot at the top of the open ocean food chain. They have been around for over 450 million years! Sharks eat dolphins, sea lions, sting rays, ...

Marine food webs | Sciencelearn Hub

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Oct 8, 2009 ... Feeding relationships are often shown as simple food chains – in reality, these relationships are much more complex, and the term 'food web' ...

Open ocean food chain - Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand

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Jun 12, 2006 ... Open oceans are home to a variety of living things – from microscopic plankton to gigantic fish and mammals. Tiny plant organisms called ...

Marine Food Chain -- National Geographic

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Read about the levels of the marine (ocean) food chain in this article from National Geographic.

marine food web and food chain -- Kids Encyclopedia | Children's ...

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Organisms in a community are linked through what they eat and what eats them. A food chain is a single pathway connecting a producer with several levels of ...

Life in the open ocean - NOAA Office for Coastal Management

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the Open Ocean food chain. The lesson ends with students completing a zonation exercise that will show that they can explain how marine snow forms and the ...

Decomposers in the Ocean | Tutorvista.com

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Decomposers in the Ocean the Ocean Zones; Examples of Ocean ... up of salt water regions and includes estuaries, coral reefs, shores, and the open ocean. ... So just as phytoplanktons ( the foundation of ocean food web ) are important to ...

Life in the Open Ocean - Windows to the Universe

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Jun 1, 2010 ... The living things that survive in the open ocean need to have a way to ... Because there is no sunlight, there are no algae to start food chains.