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Marine biology - Wikipedia

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Marine biology is the scientific study of organisms in the ocean or other marine bodies of water. .... Microscopic algae and plants provide important habitats for life, sometimes acting as hiding pl...

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...

Forests of the Sea: Phytoplankton and Marine plants - MarineBio.org

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These single-celled plants provide nourishment to many marine species and .... leatherback sea turtles are known for their open-ocean migratory nature and ...

Coastal and Open Ocean Biomes | ASU - Ask A Biologist

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Because the ocean is so big, scientists estimate that more than half of all species (or types of animals and plants) live in the ocean. Yet we can't be sure how ...

List of Amazing Sea Plants - World's Exotic Beaches

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Among the tropical ocean plants, the open brain coral got its name from its resemblance. These underwater plants looks like a human brain that has been split ...

Oceans Alive! | Life in the Sea | Life Near the Surface

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There are two general types of plants found in the ocean, those having roots that are attached to the ocean bottom and those not having roots which simply drift ...

Open oceans - Marine Biodiversity Wiki

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Feb 17, 2015 ... This article describes the habitat of the Open oceans. .... Plants cannot live attached to the bottom of the open ocean because there is too little ...

Open ocean plants survive on food from the depths | Malamalama ...

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Oct 14, 2010 ... Microalgae need nitrate, yet the microscopic plants flourish in open ocean areas where the nutrient is scarce. To figure out how, UH Mānoa ...

Ocean Biome - Animal Facts and Information

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Apr 3, 2012 ... We tend to fail to realize all that lives in the ocean biome though. That is because most of the plants and animals live in the areas of it where we ...

Science for Kids: Marine or Ocean Biome - Ducksters

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This area where freshwater and saltwater meets, creates an ecosystem or biome all its own with interesting and diverse plant and animal life. Ocean Light Zones

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List of Ocean Plants | Trails.com

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The vast ocean contains a large array of plant and animal life. According to National Geographic, the ocean covers more than 70 percent of the surface of the  ...

Plants & Algae | Smithsonian Ocean Portal

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Plants and algae play important roles in the ocean ecosystem. Fast growing kelp (a ... The open ocean is surprisingly barren to the naked eye. Every now and ...

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  ...