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Oceans and Seas

Parent Category: Bodies of Water
Oceans are the largest bodies of water that cover about 72 percent of the Earth's surface. Seas are large bodies of water that border the land and the oceans, and are sometimes lakes, which are landlocked seas.
In 1946 the U.S. Government recognized the Philippines as an independent country.
The salinity in isolated seas and salt-water lakes (for example,  the Dead Sea) can be considerably greater. SO there's a high  salinity in the Dead Sea. :D
Chub mackerel are widespread in the Indo-Pacific. They are absent from the  Indian Ocean except for  South Africa from KwaZulu-Natal to Western Cape, and are replaced by the  closely related Atlantic chub  mackerel in the Atlantic. The chub mackerel is widely  distributed, usually found in the...
Mainly salt water, excluding things like sea life.
They are not too far apart they bothered lie in the Middle East. They are about 3,000 miles apart. Hope this helped!
This question refers to the United States Navy aircraft carriers of  the USS Lexington and Saratoga. These two carrier were by away from  port at Pearl Harbor during the Japanese assault on December 7th  1941.
Technically, there are more than one body of water separating  England and Finland: the North Sea, which is closest to England;  and the Baltic Sea, which is closer to Finland.
The continents have not stayed in the same place because of the  shifting of plate tectonics going past each other or crashing into  each other. The process took millions of years.
The water is a better ground than land, so it finds the water near the islands
It is called a cape. A smaller piece might be called a sand spit.
It is part of a continental plate that is submerged by the ocean.   At the edge of the continental shelf, the slope suddenly increases  and begins to drop off, this is called the continental slope.
What herbivores are m the pacific ocean
It's an island so, all around.
constructive because the two plates are pushing together
SHARKS (save some oodles for me)
To either discover/study animals, or they ae bored ad want to do something.
Clockwise in Northern Hemisphere. Counterclockwise in Southern Hemisphere.
Covering 71% of the Earth's surface, there are five oceans. They  are the Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic and Southern Oceans.
The bottom of the ocean is a dark color because light cannot penetrate through the bottom of the ocean.
Ocean mysteries The amazing sea
He wrote a bestselling book "We" and helped a French scientist  develop an early form of artificial heart.
Indian Ocean Theories The Indian Ocean is right under India, a sub-continent and this is how it got its name. this is cool I have found no official reason for that. It seems that it was named such because early oceanography consisted of the knowledge and skill necessary to navigators and sea...
It's unlikely to surpass Don Juan Pond concerning hyper-salinity.  But It's certainly ONE of the most hyper-saline lakes In the world.
Different. Oceans are huge bodies of water that separate continents are smaller than oceans and are partly or completely encircled by land.
The Bering Sea, the Beaufort Sea, and the Chukchi Sea. And these all are right by Alaska and Europe.
You wouldn't drink seawater because it would make you more thirsty because of the salt, which will eventually lead to kidney failure, then death. You wouldn't drink your own urine because your body is getting rid of it, so it wouldn't make any sense to drink something your body doesn't want and/or...
  Tides are the result of the moon's gravitational pull on the oceans. The shifting of the tide is in relation to the moon's rotation around the earth
The Sea of Galilee(Lake Kinneret) lies in the Northern District of  Israel. It is fed by the Jorden river and several underground  springs. Lake Kinneret is about 33 miles long and 8 miles wide. It  does not have storms any more than average lakes. However, since it  sits in a valley, the lake...
it affects the environment because all of the ocean trash lands in the grass.
Volcanoes that are underwater, known as submarine volcanoes. Thedeepest one is the Submarine 1922 in the Celebes Sea near theSanghie Islands of Indonesia, and it is 16,000 feet (5,000 meters)below sea level.
i was asking the same question ^^, i know what she wants. you dive into the abyss and go to the whale bone part thingy XD and then you keep going west and go up and it should be about 465.0 ft deep and then turn south, there's a huge fossil on the wall and also she wants you to search for stuff...
According to Wikipedia... "Red tides are caused by increase in nutrients that algae need, usually due to farm runoff, causing an overpopulation. Their occurrence in some locations appear to be entirely natural, while in others they appear to be a result of human activities. The frequency and...
Florida or Hawaii or the Bahamas.
Vasco de Balboa's point of departure was 1485
A piece of land surrounded by water on three sides is called a  peninsula. An example of a peninsula is Florida.
the water is very salty which makes you very ill
If you Go west you will go through the Artic and the Pacific.If You go east you will go through the Atlantic and the Artic/ Atlantic and the Indian.
The arctic ocean has an area of 5,105,700 square miles. There is  an estimate of over 4.4 million gallons of water.  +++  That answer only makes sense if you quote the volume, not  surface area - i.e. include the mean depth over the ocean's  area. 
lake superior, lake Michigan, lake Huron, lake Erie and lake Ontario
Use a map and captions to the map. Don't know your project  requirements so that's all I can give.
the Christians dead sea scrolls are simular to all of there bibles
Based on total area, the largestU.S. states are #1 Alaska, #2 Texas, #3 California, #4 Montana, and#5 New Mexico. Based on population, the largest U.S. states are #1California, #2 Texas, #3 Florida, #4 New York, and #5 Illinois.
Hawaii's ocean life is....FishWhalesSea TurtlesMonk SealsManta RaysDalphins
The Black Sea borders Turkey in the North.
· Adriatic Sea · Aegean Sea · Arabian Sea · Argentine Sea
Yes, Lithuania is one the eastern shore of the Baltic Sea and is north of Poland.
At the very bottom of the Atlantic Ocean it is about 2.5 degrees  Celsius, so 36.5 degrees Fahrenheit
  Because a lot of water can run to them at times without enough drainage for the water to escape.
Therese Peltier flew across Atlantic in July 1906 but she was apassenger. Baronees Elisa Reymond was first licensed pilot in 1910.Aug 1911, the first female American pilot Bessie Coleman achievedfirst license in USA. Anyway for info- the first woman to fly inCosmon was Valentina Tereshkova of Soviet...
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suduction or sea floor spreading
The saltiest ocean is in Asia. It is called the Dead Sea. The Dead Sea is so salty nothing can live in there. Most are 3.5% salt. The Dead Sea contains 24% salt!
how much dead sea water do you have to drink to die
lots of animals like lantern fish, skate, northrn bottle noesed  whale, empire penguins
Visayan Sea (Philippines)
Close to the the marine's benthic zone, this zone is the bottom-most zone to the fresh water biome.
Madagascar is a large one... there are many, many more....Madagascar is a country the person who answered this is wrong
Marianas Trench is being subducted under the plate on which Guam sits (You can see it on a google map:))
Sea Travel and trade shape the Augean Civilization because of its' location.
Iraq is a largely landlocked country in the Middle East. It does, however, have a small coastline (about 50km) on the Persian Gulf.
southern has more water than northern xD
two of them are algae and phytoplankton
There are many kinds of renewable resources from the ocean. One of  these renewable resources includes any of the oceans plant life.
Cyclones generally do not have a rapid forward speed. Most of the  time, the progression of a cyclone or hurricane is about 20 to 25  miles per hour.
The mid Atlantic ridge is a divergent plate boundary.At divergent boundaries, two plates move apart from each other and the space that this creates is filled with new crustal material sourced from molten magma that forms below.
Just like with any government, it costs money to operate agovernment. To maintain, feed, and pay an army, police, governmentofficials. All of the functions of government cost money. This costis spread over those who enjoy the services provided by thegovernment.
The Tasman Sea separates New Zealand with Australia and was named  after the Dutch explorer Abel Tasman