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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ocean

An ocean is a body of saline water that composes much of a planet's hydrosphere. On Earth, an .... The pelagic zone includes all open ocean regions, and can be divided into further regions categorized ... The deepest point in the ocean is the Mariana Trench, located in the Pacific Ocean near the Northern Mariana Islands.

www.bbc.co.uk/nature/habitats/Pelagic

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 ...

oceana.org/marine-life/marine-science-and-ecosystems/open-ocean

Many species that live in the open ocean (or pelagic realm) truly live in an ocean universe. More than 70% of the Earth's surface is covered by ocean, and it is ...

marinebio.org/oceans/open-ocean

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 ...

www.marbef.org/wiki/open_oceans

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 ...

www.encyclopedia.com/earth-and-environment/geology-and-oceanography/geology-and-oceanography/ocean-ecosystems

Ocean Ecosystems: Open Ocean. The realm of open water, called the pelagic zone, has the greatest volume and vertical range of any life zone. It includes the ...

study.com/academy/lesson/open-ocean-biome-plants-animals-climate-definition.html

The climate of the open ocean biome varies greatly, depending on location. Areas around the equator receive much more direct sunlight and therefore have ...

sciencing.com/open-ocean-kids-8473756.html

Apr 25, 2017 ... Help children understand more about the ocean with some fun facts. ... The Great Barrier Reef, located off Australia, is the largest living thing on ...

www.windows2universe.org/earth/Water/life_pelagic.html

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.