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Trophic ecology and resource partitioning of Haemulidae species along the Northeastern Brazilian continental shelf.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Neotropical Ichthyology. 2022, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p1-21. 21p.

Abstract: No Atlântico Tropical Sudeste, peixes da família Haemulidae desempenham um papel importante tanto ambientalmente, atuando como um elo entre os níveis tróficos mais baixos e mais altos, quanto socioeconomicamente, sendo amplamente capturados pelas frota...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Croatian Journal of Fisheries. Mar2022, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p1-6. 6p.

Abstract: Povijesno gledano, dvije vrste morskog psa, sklat sivac (Squatina squatina) i sklat žutac (Squatina oculata), bile su uobičajene u gornjem epikontinentalnom pojasu istočnog Jadranskog mora. Iako se obje vrste smatraju kritično ugroženima u Jadranu, ali...

The Disputed Scope of the Svalbard Treaty Offshore: a New Approach to Resolving the Issue.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nordic Journal of International Law. 2022, Vol. 91 Issue 4, p544-567. 24p.


Abstract: The 1920 Treaty concerning the Archipelago of Spitsbergen confers sovereignty over Svalbard on Norway. It also provides that all parties to the Treaty enjoy equal rights of fishing and mining on Svalbard and in its 'territorial waters'. Norway and vari...

Canada's maritime frontier: the science legacy of Canada's extended continental shelf mapping for UNCLOS.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences. 2023, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p1-51. 51p.

Abstract: Canada ratified the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) in 2003. With that ratification is an obligation to submit data and information to the U.N. pertaining to the limits of the country's extended continental shelf (ECS); the por...

Distribution and New Records of the Bluntnose Sixgill Shark, Hexanchus griseus (Hexanchiformes: Hexanchidae), from the Tropical Southwestern Atlantic.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Animals (2076-2615). Jan2023, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p91. 10p.

Abstract: Simple Summary: The bluntnose sixgill shark, Hexanchus griseus, is a widely distributed species found in all oceans, even if irregularly, inhabiting continental shelves and slopes, islands, and mid-ocean ridges in deep seas. The species is currently cl...

Effect of the continental shelf in seasonal oceanographic conditions at the Northern edge of the Eastern Tropical Pacific.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Advances in Space Research. Feb2023, Vol. 71 Issue 3, p1436-1450. 15p.

Abstract: • Satellite and reanalysis data were analyzed to describe oceanographic seasonally mechanism in coastal ETP. • The continental shelf in this area has a permanent warm surface water core, that modifies space and time SST behavior. • Topographic conditio...

A New Look to the Heletz–Ashdod Oil Field (Southern Israel): A Non-Conventional Hydrocarbon Deposit in the Easternmost Mediterranean.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Geosciences (2076-3263). Jan2023, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p12. 25p.

Abstract: Heletz–Ashdod oil field is the first oil deposit to have been discovered in the Eastern Mediterranean. This deposit has been exploited until the present despite its small reserves. However, this area's tectonic–geodynamic and structural features must b...

Geographic Scale Influences the Interactivities Between Determinism and Stochasticity in the Assembly of Sedimentary Microbial Communities on the South China Sea Shelf.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Microbial Ecology. Jan2023, Vol. 85 Issue 1, p121-136. 16p.

Abstract: Determinism and stochasticity in microbial community composition decisions have attracted wide attention. However, there is no consensus on their interrelationships and relative importance, and the mechanism controlling the interaction between the two ...

Predicted Episode of Submarine Groundwater Discharge Onto the South Carolina, USA, Continental Shelf and Its Effect on Dissolved Oxygen.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Geophysical Research Letters. 12/28/2022, Vol. 49 Issue 24, p1-8. 8p.

Abstract: Submarine groundwater discharge (SGD) may directly influence the dissolved oxygen (DO) content of coastal bottom waters. Here, we report a predicted episode of enhanced SGD that caused low DO concentrations on the South Carolina continental shelf. The ...

Diversity and abundance of heterobranchs (Mollusca, Gastropoda) from the mesophotic and bathyal zone of the Mediterranean Sea.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): European Zoological Journal. Dec2022, Vol. 89 Issue 1, p167-189. 23p.

Abstract: The occurrence, relative abundance and bathymetric distribution of the deep Mediterranean heterobranch fauna were evaluated as a result of an extensive visual census down to 1825 m depth, carried out along the western Italian coasts, covering a latitud...