Difference between revisions of "Euphotic zone"

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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Photic_zone Photic zone], [[Wikipedia]]
 
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Photic_zone Photic zone], [[Wikipedia]]
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[[Category:Biogeochemistry]]

Latest revision as of 15:17, 16 April 2008

The euphotic zone or photic zone is the depth to which net primary production occurs in a body of water. The size of the zone is controlled by the availability of light and the degree to which the water column in question is mixed.

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