North Pacific Ocean


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North Pacific Ocean

The northern part of the Pacific Ocean, extending northward from the equator to the Bering Strait.
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I have read with ardour the accounts of the various voyages which have been made in the prospect of arriving at the North Pacific Ocean through the seas which surround the pole.
Impatience grew apace, when, on the 2nd of July, they learned that a steamer of the line of San Francisco, from California to Shanghai, had seen the animal three weeks before in the North Pacific Ocean.
MS Nautica was first in the country on November 25 with 642 passengers from Marshall Islands in the North Pacific Ocean heading to Zanzibar.
Long assumed to be native to the North Pacific Ocean, the jellyfish are now relatively common along the Atlantic coast too.
Climate change was found to have boosted the odds and intensity of El Nino, the severity of coral bleaching in the Great Barrier Reef, and warmth in the North Pacific Ocean.
Navy aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) which is currently operating in the Philippine Sea, located in the western part of the North Pacific Ocean.
The missile was fired eastward from the vicinity of Sunan in Pyongyang and passed through the sky over Japan" and before falling into the North Pacific Ocean, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said.
The 12 capture locations (see Figure S1) included the North Pacific Ocean (NPO), North East Pacific Ocean (NEPO), Gulf of Mexico (GOM), South East Pacific Ocean (SEPO), Northwest Atlantic (NWAO), Northeast Atlantic Ocean (NEAO), South East Atlantic Ocean (SEAO), Indian Ocean (IO), South China Sea (SCS), North China Sea (NCS), Northwest Pacific Ocean (NWPO), and the Southwest Pacific Ocean (SWPO).
Contamination of the marine environment has created immense concentrations of floating litter, such as the infamous Great Pacific Garbage Patch covering hundreds of miles in the north Pacific Ocean.
The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, and the Honourable Harjit Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, today announced that Operation Driftnet 2016 has concluded another successful enforcement initiative to protect marine resources in the North Pacific Ocean.
Changes are relative to those observed over the North Pacific Ocean, a stand-in for the global background concentration of methane.
Based on these correlations, a hypothesis was formulated that there might be a finite carrying capacity for Pacific salmon in the North Pacific Ocean, limited by the amount of food available to support fish growth (Helle and Hoffman, 1998).

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